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.

Wrote a Free Crypto eBook on dApps/Smart Contracts

18 Aug 2019 1 minute read 2 comments CryptoSayso

So I wrote my first crypto book after being in the space for 5 years and for the last year full-time into decentralized applications using moderately complex smart contracts. When I spoke with people,who were not crypto enthusiasts, at dinner parties...

Introducing Ether Clown - Deflating Token with Random Burning Mechanic

18 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments LiteLiger

Deflating Token with Random Burning Mechanic Today i'm proud to reveal my first Token project called Ether Clown, which will be a DFL token with a unique twist that hasn't been yet tried in the space. We will be releasing lot more information via ou...

BitMovio - Video Platform that Pays for Watching

17 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments LiteLiger

BitMovio - Video Platform that Pays for Watching Today i want to talk about Bitmovio a platform that is currently on BETA, so everything you will be seeing here today is an unfinished product and not in many ways finalized.  By watching videos on th...

GCU Airdrop – Get Free 25,000 GCU Tokens

16 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments goldenforex

With the coming of Disseminated Record Innovation, the capacity to make and convey tradable computerized units supported by true resources has turned out to be proficient, fair and straightforward. GCU speaks to an advantage that has a worked in mark...

Thar Token Mega Airdrops Giveaway

16 Aug 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Ely Olarte

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222,221 IOST to Give Away! KuCoin x BitUniverse — IOST (IOST) Grid Trading Competition

15 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments cRyPto TigAr

  KuCoin x BitUniverse — IOST (IOST) Grid Trading Competition : 222,221 IOST to Give Away   BitUniverse and IOST (IOST) and KuCoin have held the very first cross-exchange Grid Trading Competition and giveaway 222,221 IOST to all the parti...

Are you on my Discord Group? Money says you should be there.

13 Aug 2019 1 minute read 1 comment kingscrown

For start theres many traders and team members there. And we have chats and calls. EXCL GOING UP yes EXCL pumped as top Bittrex coins just 20h after call was made publicly. Yes its the best rising low marketcap (with not many coins in circulation)...

Gods Unchained hires Chris Clay, formerly of MTG Arena, as its new Game Director

8 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptozNewb I'm not familiar with MTG: Arena but the community seems excited about the hire. It should also bring some more publicity into the space to have a known face on the scene.

Get Paid in ETH for Taking Pictures

7 Aug 2019 1 minute read 0 comments inkfluencer.crypto

WhatsAround app was created and fueled by the Blockchain Technology with the intention of saving us from the data crisis associated with the use of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, and others. A Platform That Rewards Users In...

The first cryptocurrencies for free - how?

6 Aug 2019 3 minute read 4 comments nervi

We live in times when cryptocurrencies appear almost everywhere. In online stores, TV and even Starbucks! The minimum knowledge about what cryptocurrencies are and how they work is useful. A nice plus will also be the ability to have your own tokens....