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.


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1 hour ago 1 minute read 1 comment cryptoph

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Chance to Earn 200$+ Crypto #DeFi by Easy task

2 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoPk

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2 hours ago 5 minute read 0 comments SpaceSwap Captain

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Introducing Rise Protocol - Project Review and why it's worth giving a shot

3 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments Gp4real

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Price analysis 25, FEB Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, XRP and BCH

3 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

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A new approach on crypto assets from the 1st french economy newspaper

3 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments malice.co

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DAILY CRYPTO - TOP MOVERS AND SHAKERS (FEBRUARY 25, 2021)

4 hours ago 1 minute read 1 comment Wonrey

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The Sad Days With Ethereum And Uniswap Transaction Fees Are Getting Over With Binance Smart Chain And PancakeSwap.

5 hours ago 4 minute read 1 comment Godsplan

  Hi everyone, today l’m here again to share with the whole community another Important update in the crypto market and this time particularly DeFi. DeFi is a great way to earn passive income but most of us are left behind because of the transaction...

CRYPTO PRICE ANALYSIS (FEBRUARY 25, 2021) | BITCOIN (BTC), ETHEREUM (ETH), BITCOIN CASH (BCH) AND XRP

6 hours ago 1 minute read 2 comments Wonrey

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Coinmarketcap 24/02/2021

7 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments sevillaespino

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