Internet interest in ether has risen to record levels

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The number of Internet searches related to Ether (ETH) has reached the highest level in the history of the altcoin.

According to Google Trends, people around the world are now much more interested in this digital currency than at the turn of 2017-2018.

As a reminder, in January 2018, ETH reached $ 1,432. The altcoin is trading just below $ 1100 today. However, cryptocurrency network metrics periodically update highs. For example, the number of active Ethereum addresses has already reached a record. The growing hashrate of the ETH network is strengthening its security, according to a report from CoinMetrics.

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If you look at the graph provided by Google Trends, you can see that the number of searches related to ETH started to grow in December last year.

In addition to the rise in the value of the coin, another factor prompting people to be interested in Ether was the ETH 2.0 update, activated in early December.

Internet users from Nigeria, North Macedonia, and China are most interested in the air now. The USA, in this ranking, took only 42nd place.