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Market Cap
9,275,718,889 USD
24h Volume
1,509,150,935 USD
Circulating Supply
103,767,419 ETH
Max Supply
103,767,419 ETH
Ethereum Overview
Ethereum is an open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform and operating system featuring smart contract (scripting) functionality. It supports a modified version of Nakamoto consensus via transaction based state transitions.
Consensus Method
Ethereum Consensus
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
40 months
Block Processing
Emission Rate
Proportional To Network Activity
Community size
Open Source
Vitalik Buterin
Jeffrey Wilcke
Team Memberes
2 member, 0 developers
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Binance Launches Blockchain DEX to Compete with Ethereum, EOS, TRON
Binance, the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, is launching its own blockchain that will support the forthcoming decentralized exchange Binance DEX and host its native Binance Coin, the company announced in a Medium post on December 5, 2018.
Report: Court Ruling to Return Mistakenly Sent Cryptocurrency Could Set Precedent
A Dec. 12 Business Law Blog post from the University of Oxford Faculty of Law notes possible repercussions for lost and stolen crypto claims following a case in a Canadian trial court earlier this year.
Major Ethereum Software Client Upgrades in Preparation for Constantinople Hard Fork
The Ethereum Constantinople upgrade appears to be proceeding as planned, as a widely used Ethereum software client has published new code that includes a Constantinople activation time on GitHub Dec. 11.The post reads that Geth, which stands for Go Ethereum, v1.8.20 is a special release that will "Finally" enable the Constantinople hard fork on the Ethereum mainnet at block 7,080,000.
Ethereum's Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork
The most-used ethereum software client has published code that includes an activation time for Constantinople, a proposed upgrade that, if enacted by users, would bring additional features and enhancements to the network.
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV, Litecoin, TRON, Cardano: Price Analysis, Dec. 12
XRP/USDSince breaking down of the support at $0.33108, the bulls have been attempting to keep Ripple above the Dec. 7 low of $0.28600.
Vitalik Buterin: Proof-of-Stake, Sharding to Make Blockchains '1,000x' More Efficient
Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin declared that future blockchains with sharding based on proof-of-stake will be "Thousands of times more efficient" in a lengthy Twitter thread posted on Dec. 10.In the long series of tweets, Buterin addressed non-financial applications of blockchain technology.
US CFTC Asks for Comments to Improve Understanding of Ethereum Blockchain, Altcoin
The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission is seeking public comments and guidance on the Ethereum blockchain, according to an official press release published Dec. 11.In order to improve the commission's understanding of Ethereum and its underlying technology, the CFTC has announced its intention to publish a respective Request for Information with the Federal Register.
ConsenSys 'Town Hall' Shows Staff Shaken at Ethereum's Largest Startup
Internal chat logs from a town hall held Friday by ethereum production studio ConsenSys show that employees are grappling with uncertainty in the face of recently announced layoffs.
The CFTC Wants to Learn More About Ethereum
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission wants to learn more about ethereum, its technology, and the markets that have built up around it.
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV, EOS, Litecoin, TRON, Cardano: Price Analysis, Dec. 10
November has seen the overall trade volume of retail-focused crypto exchanges drop, while the trade volume of exchanges preferred by larger players has increased instead. After an extended decline, when retail activity drops and institutional activity picks up, a market bottom usually approaches.