What is Ethereum?
A decentralized platform for applications that run exactly as programmed without any chance of fraud, censorship or third-party interference.
Ethereum is a tool in the Blockchain category of a tech stack.
Ethereum is an open source tool with 8.5K GitHub stars and 3.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Ethereum's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Ethereum?
70 companies reportedly use Ethereum in their tech stacks, including Paralect, ALIS, and bitbank, Inc..
311 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Ethereum.
Python, Go, C++, Rust, and Blockchain are some of the popular tools that integrate with Ethereum. Here's a list of all 8 tools that integrate with Ethereum.
Pros of Ethereum
Decentralized blockchain, most famous platform for DApp
#2 on capitalization after Bitcoin
Resistant to hash power attacks
Rich smart contract execution environment
- Platform for decentralized applications
- Global, and open-source
Ethereum Alternatives & Comparisons
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