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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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23 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Candlestick

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23 Sep 2022 3 minute read 6 comments TheCryptoCurator

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Here's Why XRP is Pumping and Key Price Levels To Watch Out for...

23 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments busyjordy

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Activity on the Solana network surpassed Ethereum long ago

23 Sep 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Stormgain

A number of news outlets misinterpreted the chart provided by the Nansen analytical agency when they published stories that Solana had overtaken the Ethereum network in terms of the number of transactions in Q2 2022. Here's what the old chart looked...

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23 Sep 2022 3 minute read 0 comments Alberto Fernandez

Rollercoin is a mining simulation game which in you can earn real cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin and many The main objective of a player is to accumulate "power", either playing games for free obtaining it temporary, or by buying min...

My Outlook on the Crypto Market

23 Sep 2022 6 minute read 2 comments johnwege

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What Happens To L1 Tokens Today? (23 Sep 2022, Friday)

23 Sep 2022 11 minute read 0 comments quantdoge

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GN//GM- The ONLY NFT that spans the merge of the ETH POW and the ETH POS chain

23 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments vanassen.eth

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23 Sep 2022 14 minute read 0 comments davidcash888

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23 Sep 2022 3 minute read 0 comments Dzoelx

You saw those red candles, right? They could get ugly, very ugly and this is the actual time they get too bad. 2021 was the prove that investing in cryptocurrency can be life-changing, 2022 is otherwise. Anyways it isn't actually a prove that invest...