TIME100: Why Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Deserves The Spot

The annual ultra-prestigious Time 100 Most Influential List is out featuring everyone from Apple’s Tim Cook to Tesla’s Elon Musk and the World Trade Organization’s first female boss Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. The cryptocurrency industry had just one slot and 27-year-old billionaire and Ethereum co-founder, Vitalik Buterin clinched the spot. Nominated by Reddit’s co-founder, Alexis Ohanian, Vitalik… Continue reading TIME100: Why Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Deserves The Spot

Ethereum's Ascent To The Top Of The Cryptoverse Is Unstoppable, Asserts DeVere Group CEO

The CEO and founder of deVere Group, one of the world’s leading independent financial institutions, expects Ethereum to resume outperforming Bitcoin throughout 2021, and eventually surpass it within five years. Nigel Green, chief executive officer at deVere Group, forecasts that the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap would surpass Bitcoin by 2026. “Ethereum is outperforming Bitcoin… Continue reading Ethereum's Ascent To The Top Of The Cryptoverse Is Unstoppable, Asserts DeVere Group CEO

Ethereum’s rise to No.1 crypto ‘seems unstoppable’ says deVere Group CEO

The CEO and founder of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organizations, the deVere Group, has stated that Ether’s (ETH) price appreciation should continue to beat Bitcoin’s in 2021. DeVere Group CEO Nigel Green also believes that Ether’s value will have exceeded Bitcoin’s within a few short years. “Ethereum is outperforming Bitcoin, and… Continue reading Ethereum’s rise to No.1 crypto ‘seems unstoppable’ says deVere Group CEO

Ethereum’s London hard fork sets ETH on a more deflationary path

The London hard fork of Ethereum, which went live on Aug. 5, ushered in a new era for the transition to Ethereum 2.0, a complete proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain. In fact, the London upgrade is the penultimate step on the way to the final transition to PoS scheduled sometime in 2022. The upgrade got triggered almost… Continue reading Ethereum’s London hard fork sets ETH on a more deflationary path

Ethereum’s Top 10 Whales Now Hold Over 20% of Total Supply

The top 10 whale addresses on the Ethereum network now hold over 20% of ETH’s general supply. The giant Ethereum whales have taken advantage of the recent slump of ETH’s price and bought more. Stocking up on Ether Santiment crypto analytic firm shows that the ether whale addresses have accumulated 2.12% of ETH’s circulating supply… Continue reading Ethereum’s Top 10 Whales Now Hold Over 20% of Total Supply

Ethereum’s London, Berlin and Shanghai forks and their role in Serenity

Ethereum (ETH) has enjoyed a good run so far in 2021, with its value increasing from about $1,300 at the beginning of the year, to nearly $4,000 in May. However, Ethereum’s price aside, consistent problems on the Ethereum blockchain have brought to light the anger of traders and decentralized application (DApp) developers on the Ethereum… Continue reading Ethereum’s London, Berlin and Shanghai forks and their role in Serenity

Ethereum’s Hotly Anticipated London Hard Fork Set For Full Mainnet Launch On August 4

The long-awaited London hard fork, also known as the EIP-1559, has a tentative launch date. The upgrade should ship as soon as this August. London Hard Fork Expected To Launch In August A key bullish catalyst on the horizon for ethereum is a major infrastructure upgrade to the network: the London hard fork. It includes… Continue reading Ethereum’s Hotly Anticipated London Hard Fork Set For Full Mainnet Launch On August 4

Ethereum’s $1.5B options expiry on June 25 will be a make-or-break moment

On June 25, Ether (ETH) will face its largest options expiry in 2021 as $1.5 billion worth of open interest will be settled. This figure is 30% larger than March’s 26 expiry, which took place as Ether price plunged 17% in 5 days and bottomed near $1,550. However, Ether rallied 56% after March’s options expiry,… Continue reading Ethereum’s $1.5B options expiry on June 25 will be a make-or-break moment

Ethereum's 27-year-old founder says we're in a crypto bubble. Did it just burst?

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. London (CNN Business)In recent weeks, investors have poured money into bets on raw materials like steel and iron ore, confident that limits to supply and massive post-pandemic demand would trigger one of… Continue reading Ethereum's 27-year-old founder says we're in a crypto bubble. Did it just burst?

8.2% of Ethereum's Circulating Supply is Locked in DeFi

Maker, Compound, SushiSwap, Uniswap and Aave Dominate in Amount of ETH locked Taking a second look at data from DeFiPulse.com reveals that the majority of the 9.2 million Ethereum is locked in the five DeFi protocols of Maker, Compound, SushiSwap, Uniswap and Aave. The following screenshot, courtesy of the tracking website, further demonstrates this fact.… Continue reading 8.2% of Ethereum's Circulating Supply is Locked in DeFi

Ethereum's high gas fee crisis won't be solved by EIP-1559: Coin Metrics report

A report by analytics provider Coin Metrics has delved into the world of Ethererum transaction fees noting that they’re still at highest-ever levels and even a much touted approaching network upgrade is unlikely to alleviate the problem. According to the Ethereum Gas Report by Coin Metrics, median fees on Ethereum have been consistently over $10… Continue reading Ethereum's high gas fee crisis won't be solved by EIP-1559: Coin Metrics report

Ethereum's Potential For Gains in 2021 is Greater than BTC's – Report

Summary: Ethereum has more potential for growth and could provide substantial gains in 2021 Ethereum is already up 469% in 2020 compared to Bitcoin’s 281% ETH is still discounted if it is to retest its all-time high next year Ethereum has formed an ascending triangle that could push it to $800 in the short term… Continue reading Ethereum's Potential For Gains in 2021 is Greater than BTC's – Report

Ethereum's Market Cap is Bigger than Spotify, GM, Baidu, Ferrari & BMW

Summary: Binance CEO, CZ, has pointed out that Ethereum’s market cap is bigger than that of Spotify, GM, Baidu, Ferrari and BMW The market cap of BNB is considerably smaller but bigger than Xerox Bitcoin’s market cap recently exceeded that of Visa Ethereum and BNB are two digital assets to watch moving forward due to… Continue reading Ethereum's Market Cap is Bigger than Spotify, GM, Baidu, Ferrari & BMW

Ethereum’s 6 biggest accomplishments of 2020 (and 5 disappointing moments)

The year 2020 has been nothing short of spectacular for Ethereum. Between Ethereum 2.0 and the quest for scalability, the decentralized finance explosion, and the successes of interoperability and money settlement — just to name a few — the richness of narratives underpinning Ethereum has arguably surpassed Bitcoin itself. Whereas Bitcoin is the reliable, stoic… Continue reading Ethereum’s 6 biggest accomplishments of 2020 (and 5 disappointing moments)

Ethereum's Correlation to Bitcoin Almost Doubles in 2 Weeks

Quick take: Ethereum’s correlation to Bitcoin had dropped to as low as 0.42 in late November Such levels were last seen in 2018 Ethereum’s correlation to Bitcoin has since increased to 0.75  This is an increment of 178% in two weeks Ethereum’s price is once again in bearish territory However, a bounce is likely with… Continue reading Ethereum's Correlation to Bitcoin Almost Doubles in 2 Weeks

Why Ethereum’s competitors might have a slim shot at taking the crown

These are bullish times for Ethereum and its growing community. After all, why would anyone expect anything else? A week after the deposit contract was finally filled with a few hours to spare, the much-anticipated genesis block of the Ethereum 2.0 beacon chain was launched on 1 December. The said development came as a relief… Continue reading Why Ethereum’s competitors might have a slim shot at taking the crown

Ethereum’s monthly close: Here’s what you shouldn’t do

Ethereum, unlike Bitcoin, had a relatively active weekend in terms of price action, with ETH hovering around the $550-mark, at press time. In fact, Ethereum shorts equivalent to over 2500 ETH were liquidated across derivatives exchanges like OKEx and Binance. While more and more retail traders expected ETH’s price to slow down over the weekend,… Continue reading Ethereum’s monthly close: Here’s what you shouldn’t do

Ethereum’s top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum-powered decentralized applications, or DApps, have attracted more than one million active users over the last 30 days according to analytics platform DappRadar. This milestone comes as interest in decentralized finance, commonly referred to as DeFi, received a second wind, with the number of users growing by 11% in the first 11 days of November.… Continue reading Ethereum’s top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum's top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum-powered decentralized applications, or DApps, have attracted more than one million active users over the last 30 days according to analytics platform DappRadar.  This milestone comes as interest in decentralized finance, commonly referred to as DeFi, received a second wind, with the number of users growing by 11% in the first 11 days of November.… Continue reading Ethereum's top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum's top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum-powered decentralized applications, or DApps, have attracted more than one million active users over the last 30 days according to analytics platform DappRadar.  This milestone comes as interest in decentralized finance, commonly referred to as DeFi, received a second wind, with the number of users growing by 11% in the first 11 days of November.… Continue reading Ethereum's top 10 DApps hit 1M users this month

Ethereum’s Buterin wishes Tezos well, despite previous criticism

There is no element of certainty in the crypto-market, whether it is a price trend or a position. The same was recently proven by Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin after he appeared to change his opinion on Tezos. During a recent Twitter exchange, Buterin commented,  “I hope Tezos does well. It has genuinely interesting and well-thought-out tech… Continue reading Ethereum’s Buterin wishes Tezos well, despite previous criticism