Ethereum (CURRENCY:ETH) traded up 0.2% against the U.S. dollar during the 1 day period ending at 14:00 PM ET on April 8th. Ethereum has a market capitalization of $63.34 billion and $2.47 billion worth of Ethereum was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last week, Ethereum has traded up 26.5% against the U.S. dollar. One Ethereum coin can currently be purchased for approximately $639.81 or 0.07191680 BTC on major exchanges including CoinEgg, Quoine, CoinFalcon and Lbank.
Here’s how other cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours:
- Ethereum Classic (ETC) traded 5.1% higher against the dollar and now trades at $20.19 or 0.00226966 BTC.
- Waltonchain (WTC) traded 13.6% higher against the dollar and now trades at $14.24 or 0.00160105 BTC.
- Metaverse ETP (ETP) traded 4.1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $1.19 or 0.00013391 BTC.
- Bowhead (AHT) traded 68.2% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.26 or 0.00002970 BTC.
- DaxxCoin (DAXX) traded 0.1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0007 or 0.00000008 BTC.
- WhaleCoin (WHL) traded 1.2% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.0380 or 0.00000427 BTC.
Ethereum is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Ethash hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was July 30th, 2015. Ethereum’s total supply is 99,002,795 coins. The official message board for Ethereum is forum.ethereum.org. Ethereum’s official Twitter account is @ethereumproject and its Facebook page is accessible here. The Reddit community for Ethereum is /r/ethereum and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. The official website for Ethereum is www.ethereum.org.
According to CryptoCompare, “Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third party interference. In the Ethereum protocol and blockchain there is a price for each operation. The general idea is, in order to have things transferred or executed by the network, you have to consume or burn Gas. The cryptocurrency is called Ether and is used to pay for computation time and for transaction fees.If you want to earn block rewards from the network, you can join the network as a miner. Follow the link for a guide on how to mine Ethereum on a Windows Pc. The much easier but a bit more expensive way is to buy an Ethereum mining contract. Ethereum is how the Internet was supposed to work. As long as you have enough funds to pay for your code to be run by the network, your contacts will always be up and running.It was crowdfunded during August 2014 by fans all around the world. It is developed and maintained by ETHDEV with contributions from great minds across the globe. There is also an Ethereum foundation and there are multiple startups working with the Ethereum blockchain.Ethereum is currently on the “Homestead” stage and all its related software is still considered Beta until the release of the next stage “Metropolis”. If you are looking for a GUI interface for your wallet, try the Ethereum Wallet DApp. It's still in beta so be careful when you use it.Our block explorer data bellow is freely provided by etherchain.org and etherscan.io. “
Buying and Selling Ethereum
Ethereum can be traded on the following cryptocurrency exchanges: OKEx, Lbank, Coinrail, Independent Reserve, Upbit, DSX, BitGrail, Bithumb, Kraken, ACX, Livecoin, CoinFalcon, Gemini, BTCTurk, WEX, Mr. Exchange, Tidebit, Bancor Network, TOPBTC, QuadrigaCX, CoolCoin, Huobi, Bit-Z, Koineks, GDAX, Coinut, Bitso, bitFlyer, Bittrex, Bitbank, COSS, YoBit, Koinex, Binance, Gate.io, CEX.IO, Qryptos, Exmo, Gatecoin, Korbit, RightBTC, CoinEgg, Poloniex, BX Thailand, Quoine, ZB.COM, Coinone, GOPAX, BtcTrade.im, Allcoin, Cryptopia, Kucoin, Bitcoin Indonesia, HitBTC, Mercatox, Tidex, Liqui, BitBay, Bitstamp, Bitinka, CoinExchange, Coinnest, ChaoEX, xBTCe, EtherDelta, BigONE, Bitfinex, Bibox, BTC Markets, Coinbene, Gatehub, Cobinhood, Coinsquare and EXX. Investors seeking to trade Ethereum using US dollars directly can do so using Gemini, Changelly or GDAX.
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