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Ethereum vs Stellar: What are the differences?

What is Ethereum? Open source platform to write and distribute decentralized applications. A decentralized platform for applications that run exactly as programmed without any chance of fraud, censorship or third-party interference.

What is Stellar? Fast database snapshot and restore tool for development. Stellar allows you to quickly restore database when you are e.g. writing database migrations, switching branches or messing with SQL. PostgreSQL and MySQL are supported.

Ethereum and Stellar are primarily classified as "Blockchain" and "Database" tools respectively.

Ethereum and Stellar are both open source tools. Ethereum with 4.63K GitHub stars and 1.55K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Stellar with 3.58K GitHub stars and 108 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Ethereum
Pros of Stellar
  • 7
    Decentralized blockchain, most famous platform for DApp
  • 2
    Resistant to hash power attacks
  • 2
    Rich smart contract execution environment
  • 2
    #2 on capitalization after Bitcoin
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    Cons of Ethereum
    Cons of Stellar
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      High fees and lacks scalability
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      What is Ethereum?

      A decentralized platform for applications that run exactly as programmed without any chance of fraud, censorship or third-party interference.

      What is Stellar?

      Stellar allows you to quickly restore database when you are e.g. writing database migrations, switching branches or messing with SQL. PostgreSQL and MySQL are supported.

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          What are some alternatives to Ethereum and Stellar?
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          Litecoin
          It is a peer-to-peer Internet currency that enables instant, near-zero cost payments to anyone in the world. It is an open source, global payment network that is fully decentralized without any central authorities.
          Ripple
          It is an open source protocol which is designed to allow fast and cheap transactions.
          IPFS
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          Hyperledger Fabric
          It is a collaborative effort created to advance blockchain technology by identifying and addressing important features and currently missing requirements. It leverages container technology to host smart contracts called “chaincode” that comprise the application logic of the system.
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