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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Venezuelan crypto exchange launch crypto card

3 Oct 2019 1 minute read 1 comment CryptoArgha

Venezualian crypto exchange criptolago announced to launch crypto backed credit and debit card   The exchange partnered with two companies to offer crypto backed card system   This card will be used to pay online and offline both side by loading...

What would happen to the Cryptocurrency Market, if Venezuela adopts Ethereum and Bitcoin as a national reserve.

3 Oct 2019 1 minute read 3 comments derwin25

  It is not surprising that for these days a stir has been launched on the issue of Cryptocurrencies, since a few days ago the president of the Latin American country Venezuela, will report that he points in a consistent way to place Ethereum and Bit...

ETH - Bear run or consolidation ?

2 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoSwitzerland

In my last review I spoke about the price drop. Now let's see if it has ended.  The fall landed perfectly on the trend line drawn from the last top highs this year. It didn't only tested it but it is now performing in a very nice upward channel. It...

Trusting Trust - A Psychological Game

2 Oct 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Sylvester

Trust Issues in the Online World Many centuries back our interactions were limited to people around us. Today we interact with social media memes, news articles, international politics, pen-pals, and many other things on the internet. Trust has becom...

Best alternative to Google Adsense that pays you with cryptocurrency

2 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Everythingcrypto

Best alternative to Google Adsense that pays you with cryptocurrency   BEST ALTERNATIVE TO GOOGLE ADSENSE THAT PAYS YOU WITH CRYPTOCURRENCY     Description A-ADS (former Anonymous Ads) is the oldest Bitcoin advertising network on the Internet. This...

EXPERIMENT - Tracking Top 10 Cryptocurrencies of 2019 - Month Nine - UP 20%

2 Oct 2019 5 minute read 13 comments starthere

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Japan Is Fast Becoming The Gold Standard For Blockchain Adoption

2 Oct 2019 4 minute read 0 comments Sal Miah

Japan is among the leading blockchain hubs in Asia, and arguably, the world. Its embrace of blockchain technology is one to be emulated by any country wishing to adopt blockchain holistically. Blockchain technology enables the unlocking of digital va...

BITKUB : a crypto exchange in a well regulated country.

2 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Snow Under Sun

BITKUB is a crypto exchange in Thailand.   Thailand has detailed regulations for protect crypto investors. For know more about Thailand's regulations, visit my previous article.   Trading in an exchange at regulated country.   Below crypto currrenci...

Ethereum name service auction delayed because of bug

1 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoArgha

Ethereum name service idea caught everyones attention by announcing launch of saleThe Ethereum name service or Ens is newly developed project by eth foundationIt was scheduled to launch auction for its name service on september 30 but wasnt possible...

Curate Bitcoin 10/01/2019 by dobobs

1 Oct 2019 5 minute read 0 comments dobobs

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of CURATION. Every investment and trading move involves risk. You should conduct your own research when making a decision. Current Market Pr...