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.

In this tag, read Ethereum (ETH) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.

Please help me to stake my Atomic Wallet Coin (AWC)

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Jakonfire

Please help me to stake my Atomic Wallet Coin (AWC) Hey guys, I need your help to be able to stake my AWC. Since the Atomic Wallet Coin is represented on both Etheruem and the Binance Chain, it can only be stacked on the latter, you need 0.005 BNB fo...

The Future of Proof of Stake and Staking in Crypto Ecosystem

6 Jul 2020 3 minute read 2 comments Chriss

The impending shift of Ethereum's blockchain from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake has directed a lot of the market's attention to staking. As mining becomes commercialized, Proof-of-Stake is pushing staking as the primary form of passive income. The...

¿Is it better to start an advertising campaign paying with Bitcoin or with Ethereum?

21 hours ago 6 minute read 2 comments Crypto adict (Manu VZ)

We can describe advertising as a very common form of communication today that is used to promote and sell a certain type of good or service. Advertising is a phenomenon constantly present in our lives and we can point to the emergence of this phenome...

ETH is one staking announcement away from the moon.

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 2 comments MadMaxx

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Transthereum — Unibright’s Open-Source Blockchain Explorer for Developers

7 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Dan

Unibright release blogposts about important milestones and developments. This week their blogpost about "Transthereum — Unibright’s Open-Source Blockchain Explorer for Developers" can be found at this link.  Taken from todays blogpost;   While de...

TikTok picks up Dogecoin

10 Jul 2020 2 minute read 6 comments Roberto D.

Who is "inside" the crypto world will have noticed that Dogecoin's price has risen too much in too little time, let's see together why. This week the price of DOGE has increased by almost 20%, thanks to a challenge on TikTok that encourages users to...

Would Ethereum 2.0 be only for 2021? Vitalik Buterin disagrees

11 Jul 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Shadow Crypto

Would Ethereum 2.0 be only for 2021? Vitalik Buterin disagrees Join LBRY and EARN 1$ just to signup, you can sell it on Bittrex:$/invite/@shadowcrypto:2   A researcher at the Ethereum Foundation said that Ethereum 2.0 might be postp...

Justin Drake Updated Timeline for ETH2

10 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CPix

According to a recent Reddit AMA, Justin Drake has given an updated timeline for the launch of Phase 0 of ETH2. Earliest date is looking like the middle of November and a practical later date being the 12th year anniversary of Bitcoin on January 3, 2...

Loopring Pay is Live: zkRollup Transfers on Ethereum

8 Jun 2020 4 minute read 2 comments LRC Moderator

Loopring Pay is live! Loopring’s zkRollup now supports not just trading, but transfers as well. You can send ETH and ERC20 tokens instantly, for free, and with the same 100% Ethereum security guarantees Loopring always upholds. Ethereum scales with L...

Bitcoin Pre-Halving!? Ethereum to Pump MORE than...

9 Jul 2020 6 minute read 2 comments TextSamurai

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