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.

Ethereum Defi Fomo: Any Good Defi Projects?

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Tako7

Lately I’ve been really feeling like getting into some defi projects. I never really thought defi on Ethereum would be for me. I don’t hold a lot of Ethereum and the fees are crazy. This pretty much priced me out of projects on Ethereum.  But now th...

ETH: weak hands shook out

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment OnlyUp

The second largest cryptocurrency  after an impressive recovery over the last three days and a new ATH showed signs of correction today forming thus a bullish flag on hourly time frame. Few weak hands sold their Ethereum and the price visited briefly...

Ethereum Technical Analysis 01-25-21

25 Jan 2021 2 minute read 2 comments xuanling11

Technical Analysis Let's take a look at some key metrics. It opens at $1.3K and goes up around to $1.4K and stable around $1.3K. The average transaction fee is $7.94 which is 15.91% increase from 01-24-21. Ethereum is resilience at around $1.3K a...

Power Pool $CVP +50% PRICE markup! uptrend? Price & Fundamental Analysis

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Inter_netMoney_

Power Pool $CVP appears to have bottomed out on the daily price chart. The meta-governance protocol has just announced 2 new liquidity mining programs. The "Assy Liquidity Mining Program" has two options "Basic LM Program" & "CVP Boost Program" which...

Will the global crypto market cap hit $1 trillion today?

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Fab G

How much is the global crypto market cap? It is precisely today USD 995 billion, a 4.78% increase over the last day. Where does it go? Please look at the graph below. There are two options: (i) it will continue to increase or (ii) it will decrease, l...

SXP: this rocket is ready for launch! Short/mid-term targets.

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 3 comments OnlyUp

Since the last mini alt season in August-September where we saw SXP making its ATH at $5 it has made a really good correction movement. Buyers' zone (-0.18/-0.27 Fib levels) on daily time frame was reached successfully and from the beginning of the y...

BeforeCoinMarketCap : One Stop Solution For Cryptocurrencies

25 Jan 2021 2 minute read 1 comment mdyakeen

BeforeCoinMarketCap (BCMC) is designed to track the initial placement of crypto coins and audit existing tokens. Users can find information about any token by entering the address of the wallet. You will receive full information for the tokens and on...

Ethereum Hits All Time High

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Mr. B Education

After last week's rough patch, we are beginning to see some positives in the market. Bitcoin has continued to regain lost ground rising a little more than 7% as of Monday morning. Currently sitting around $34,000 USD.  The second-largest cryptocurre...

Cocos-BCX presents "The NFT Blind Box"

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment zhephoi

There has been a ton of new updates that's been rolled out in connection to the Cocos-BCX project and community as well. Cocos-BCX recently launched its program called “The NFT Blind Box”. It’s practically divided into three phases. Users would need...

COCOS Reduction Plan: Success!!!

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments zhephoi

Cocos-BCX announced earlier this month that the COCOS Tokens reduction plan was to be carried out last 11:00 on January 19th, 2021, (UTC +8). With this announcement, COCOS deposit and withdraw services were all temporarily suspended to give way to th...