Stay informed with Blockchain Today. Enable desktop notifications.

Ethereum (ETH) News


Ethereum appeared and made another revolution in the crypto world. Offering innovations by using smart contracts differently, the platform created great opportunities for customers.

If You want to learn more about the platform and its native token, read our informative articles. If You already have enough knowledge in this sphere, follow us and be aware of the freshest news and upcoming events. Blockchain today is a website for everybody interested in crypto. Find us on social media, subscribe to our website, and be updated every day.


Rothschild Investment Grayscale Ethereum Trust

Rothschild Investment's $4.75M Stake in Grayscale Eth Trust

by

Full-service brokerage firm Rothschild obtained 265,302 shares worth $4.75 M of the Ethereum Trust of Grayscale. This is the first time that the company has put capital into the product. The entity also expanded its stake in GBTC by about 8,000 shares, thus making them 38,346 in total....

ether dogecoin

Ether and Dogecoin Hit New All-Time Highs

by

In the past 24 hours, Ether and Doge reached new all-time highs: $2,547 and over $0.3 correspondingly. Hovering around $2500 for a few days, the second cryptocurrency managed to overpass the barrier. The price of the token surged above $2,547. One of the reasons to cause price increase was the...

Hardfork

Berlin hardfork took place on the Ethereum network

by

On April 15, a Berlin hard fork took place on the Ethereum mainnet at block # 12,244,000. In anticipation of the event, the price of the asset renewed its all-time high above $ 2,460, and open interest in futures reached a record $ 8.1 billion. Berlin has implemented four proposals to improve...

Bitcoin Ethereum Cardano

New All-Time Highs from BTC, Ether, and Cardano

by

The crypto market keeps surging. Not only are the prices growing, but there are also new all-time highs reached by a number of cryptocurrencies. Today BTC price set a record high of $64.870 coming closer to $65.000. The second-largest cryptocurrency Ether crossed $2.397 and Cardano surpassed $1.56....

ConsenSys Ethereum

ConsenSys Raised $65 M in its First Funding Round

by

Today Ethereum-focused software company ConsenSys announced completing its first external funding round with over $65 M. Among the participants were major firms like JP Morgan, UBS, Mastercard, Alameda Research, Protocol Labs, Maker Foundation, and others. The financial backing was held through a...

Eth BNB all time high

Eth and BNB Reached New All-Time Highs

by

Almost all of the top cryptocurrencies have seen a price increase in recent days. Bitcoin has gone up to $60.000. Eth and Binance Coin set record highs: $2.200 and $485 respectively. The total crypto market cap stands at above 2.06 trillion. Besides, the top three cryptocurrencies by market cap,...

ETH

Ethereum price renews maximum at $2146

by

On the night of Saturday, April 3, the rate of the second-largest cryptocurrency by capitalization Ethereum reached $2,146, having renewed its all-time high. Currently, the digital asset is trading at $2,048. On April 2, the ETH rate tested the $2000 level and later updated the maximum at levels...

Ethereum above $2080

Eth Price Reaches New Highs

by

The price of Ethereum (ETH), the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap reached a new all time high of $2.150. The previous high of $2.050 was set on February 20. Since then it's the second time Eth has surpassed $2.000. Ethereum is the most popular cryptocurrency investment choice after...

Latvian airline DOGE, ETH

Latvian Airline airBaltic Accepts DOGE and Ether Payments

by

Latvian aviation company airBaltic announced today (March 29) about enabling Doge and Ether as a payment method. The firm was the first to accept Bitcoin payments back in 2014. Then it added Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and four stablecoins backed by the USD: USD Coin (USDC), Binance Dollar (BUSD), Gemini...

Ethereum

Ether is trying to stay above $1600

by

Along with bitcoin, ether (ETH) also suffered heavy losses in the middle of this week. The largest altcoin fell to $ 1,529 the day before, after which it was able to rebound above $ 1,600. On the night of Friday, March 26, the ETH rate rose to $ 1612. Cryptocurrency capitalization is just over $...

Optimism launch date

Scaling Solution for Ethereum, Optimism Put Off its Launch

by

Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum environment, Optimism informed about postponing the mainnet release no sooner than July. The rollout was expected to go live this week. According to Optimism, the launch date isn't certain as it requires the united work of the Ethereum community. Particularly,...

Hermez network launch

Ethereum Layer 2 Solution Hermez Network Launches

by

Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum environment, Hermez Network which offers cost-effective activities, went live on the Ethereum mainnet at 9:30 AM UTC. Now the medium gas fee for a transaction on Ethereum is about $16. Hermez's work suggests 90% savings, so the cost will be reduced to $1.5. The...

Buterin about NFTs

Vitalik Buterin Says NFTs Can be Good Socially

by

On March 23, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin issued a blog post that covers various aspects of the crypto industry. In the blog post, Buterin also referred to non-fungible tokens (NFTs) saying they can be used for different social objectives like charities or financing common goods. He finds...

Ethereum

The number of large Ethereum addresses decreased by 7.2%

by

Ether (ETH) still hasn't received enough support to repeat the February run and break above $ 2,000. Even the reduction in the exchange balance of the cryptocurrency has not yet had a positive effect on its value. In the middle of the week, ETH tried to gain a foothold above $ 1800, but soon the...

Ethereum

Ethermine delivers Post-EIP-1559 revenue support solution

by

The operator of the Ethermine mining pool, Bitfly, has launched in beta software to implement the Maximal Extracted Value (MEV) arbitrage strategy. It assumes compensation to miners after activating EIP-1559. MEV automates the sequence of transactions on the blockchain-based on potential arbitrage...

Meitu $40 M in BTC and ETH

Tech Firm Meitu Invests Another $49 M in BTC and ETH

by

Image editing software organization Meitu stated investing around $28.4 M in Eth and $21.6 M in BTC. The name of the application is translated as "beautiful face" from Chinese. It is widely used in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan with nearly 300 million monthly active users, according to its...

EIP-1559

Ethereum miners will hold a rally against EIP-1559

by

On April 1, miners on the Ethereum network will pool the hashrate in the Ethermine pool, which opposes the implementation of the EIP-1559 proposal. The promotion will last 51 hours. EIP-1559 aims to replace the existing bid-based fee market with a fixed price and incineration mechanism. The offer...

Vitalik Buterin

Buterin promises to rise Ethereum performance by 100 times

by

According to Vitalik Buterin, shortly, his team will be able to significantly increase the bandwidth of Ethereum. The network can be scaled about 100 times, Buterin noted during a conversation with podcaster Tim Ferriss. Back in November last year, Buterin presented the so-called "Rollup...