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.


Ether Clown Gas Drop Starts (Limited Amount, Be Fast!)

6 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments LiteLiger

Dropping +20,000 KLOWN via Gas Drop We're happy to commence next step in our projects distribution. Making a open airdrop, which allows anyone with Ethereum address to participate on it - there is limited supply of around ~20,000 KLOWN in the smart...

Mining Pi Coin

6 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments NPH

Pi network is  growing up now. Let's Mine it today. Link: https://minepi.com/nphuong1987 You can download it from Appstore and Google Play, feel free to input the invitation code: nphuong1987 for strong team mining

Telegram will Launch Gram Tokens in October

30 Aug 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Chou Tzu-yu

The popular messaging application started its ICO last year and managed to raise $ 1.7 billion in a period of several months. The success of their ICO has been compared to companies like Facebook and Uber, which each took seven and five years to coll...

7 Reasons Why Programmers Need to Learn Blockchain

29 Aug 2019 4 minute read 0 comments Chou Tzu-yu

Why do programmers need to learn blockchain technology? What is the difference between blockchain and Bitcoin (crypto) technology? Vexanium.com public blockchain Indonesia in the near future will launch a blockchain platform where programmers who mas...

How will Cryptocurrencies Revolutionize Online Gambling in the Future?

25 Aug 2019 3 minute read 1 comment MintDice

In many parts of the US, online gambling has become increasingly popular. Both legal and illegal sites are popping up to cater to the gambling needs of people all over the world. Unfortunately, the law limits the extent to which players can enjoy thi...

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

To participate on MEGA AIRDROPS REWARD. You can directly signup airdrop forms. Make sure to verify the verification link via email, To check Your Rewards/Dashboard just Click your Profile/Profile Name: Airdrops Form/Regestration:           https://t...