Ethereum (ETH) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Ethereum (ETH)

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Ethereum (ETH) is a decentralized computing platform founded by Vitalik ButerinCharles Hoskinson, and many others. Development began in 2014, with the official release occurring in mid-2015. Described by Buterin as a decentralized computing platform, Ethereum is a more wide-ranging application of the Decentralized Ledger Technology pioneered by Bitcoin

Ethereum was designed with the intention of having a scripting language for application development, which Bitcoin lacks. Dapps (decentralized apps)  are now some of the most intense research and development areas in the digital currency space. As mentioned by Buterin, Ethereum trades some security for versatility, though the development team is working extensively on improving security and scalability. 

Though it does take inspiration from Bitcoin, it differs in many ways. One notable difference is that the consensus mechanism algorithm gives ASICs less of an advantage. Block times range from 10 - 15 seconds as opposed to Bitcoin’s 10 minutes. One notable incident in Ethereum’s history occurred in 2016, when a smart contract flaw resulted in the theft of approximately $50 million worth of Ether. This subsequently resulted in a hard fork, splitting the Ethereum blockchain in Ethereum (ETH) and Ethereum Classic (ETC).

Ethereum itself, like Bitcoin, has inspired many projects, including rival platforms that seek to address the shortcomings of Ethereum. These platforms include EOS and Tron, which at the moment are its two closest competing platforms. Ethereum’s purpose of creating a platform for decentralized applications is its most vaunted aspect, as dapps are widely considered to bring the next era of adoption as specific, well-developed and user friendly crypto-based applications bring legitimacy to digital assets in the wider world.

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LIVE TODAY At 11am (EST) - The World Blockchain Round Table Podcast - Earn Tokens For Participating!

7 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments The Global Crypto Press Association

Every Thursday at 11am (EST - New York Time) is the World Blockchain Round Table. Created by the founder of Dragonchain founder Joe Roets, featuring multiple guests every week taking your questions in a roundtable discussion format.The Global Crypto...

Synthetix (SNX) Is Soon to Join the Layer 2 Club, Launching on Optimism THIS Month! What Does That Mean for the Existing Technology??

20 Jul 2021 8 minute read 0 comments Michael @ CryptoEQ

Overview Synthetix is an Ethereum-based DeFi project that serves as a decentralized exchange (DEX) and issuer of synthetic assets in an open, decentralized, and trust-minimized way. It accomplishes this through a staking-based incentive system,...

How I Earned $93 Playing Games

2 Aug 2021 3 minute read 4 comments Seven-NATE-Nine

I’ve been playing RollerCoin for a little over 3 months (approximately 14.2 weeks) and am happy to have made a little over $93.00 USD just from playing mini games! I’m case you’re unfamiliar with RollerCoin, it is an online, virtual Bitcoin mining g...

Ethereum Technical & Sentimental Analysis 08-03-21

3 Aug 2021 3 minute read 0 comments xuanling11

Technical Analysis Ethereum opens at $2.6K. It hits lowest at $2.4K and highest at $2.6K and stable around $2.5K. The average transaction fee is $8.47 which is 6.54% increase from 08-02-21. Fear and Greed level is at 55. Here are some highlights to...

[ENGLISH] Whalinvest: July 2021 report

4 Aug 2021 3 minute read 1 comment Phanty

This article is not sponsored by Whalinvest and represents my own beliefs on this platform.   You can find all my articles about the Whalinvest platform below: En français : Présentation de Whalinvest  / Guide de mise en route / Création de bots pers...

FlanoSwap - New DEFI on Cardano Blockchain + Bonus

3 Aug 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Airdrex

  FlanoSwap is the first and best decentralized exchange on the Cardano Blockchain. This is a system operated in the form of an Automated Market Maker (AMM – roughly translated: “Automated market creation system). This means your trades will not be m...

Rollercoin NEW ERA -Season 1: PERFECTION

4 Aug 2021 1 minute read 1 comment KikeBast

It’s been a long time since I have been playing Rollercoin. At the beginning it was fine, I bought some miners and played daily mini-games. Nevertheless, it was always the same and a little bit boring, so I decided invest less time in that. Now, thin...

We Are Still In For A Massive Run

2 hours ago 3 minute read 0 comments lordneroo

$100k at the end of Q4 2021 is not far-fetched after all. BTC has been performing lately, bouncing back in spectacular fashion and holding ground around the $40k level, which is a very positive sign considering that it's still early August. This is t...

How To Maximize Your Publish0x Earnings Part 1 - iFARM

16 Jul 2021 4 minute read 59 comments Absolute Unit

As soon as Publish0x announced they were implementing iFARM as a new tipping token I knew the Publish0x Bump was incoming (see LRC, when implemented as a tipping token it was trading at $0.005, today it's been holding steady trading between $0.20-$0....

The most awaited event in the Crypto World is here - Ethereum’s EIP-1559 upgrade!!

9 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

Ethereum Website The upcoming crypto event been most talked about now is the EIP-1559 upgrade in the Ethereum Network that would take place very soon with the London Hardfork going to take place on block 12,965,000 on August 5. The narrative now is...