Ethereum

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    Ethereum is a platform and a programming language that helps developers to build and publish distributed applications. It can be used to codify, decentralize, secure and trade just about anything: voting, domain names, financial exchanges, crowdfunding, company governance, contracts and agreements, intellectual property, etc.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2014
    HQZug, CH
    Websiteethereum.org

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    Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)343(+3%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at Ethereum

    Jeffrey Wilcke

    Jeffrey Wilcke

    Technical Steering Group
    Vitalik Buterin

    Vitalik Buterin

    Foundation Council
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    Ethereum Office Locations

    Ethereum has offices in Zug and Berlin
    Zug, CH (HQ)
    7A Zeughausgasse
    Berlin, DE
    6 Oranienstraße
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    Ethereum Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2014

    Cryptocurrency

    Ethereum (ETH)
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    Ethereum Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    87/100

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    Ethereum Online and Social Media Presence

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    Ethereum News and Updates

    Why Ethereum Has Hit An All-Time High As The Bitcoin Price Flatlines

    The ethereum price usually moves in tandem with the bitcoin price—but has surged higher over the last week as bitcoin trades sideways...

    Optimism ‘Soft Launches’ Ethereum Throughput Solution With DeFi’s Synthetix

    A potential fix for Ethereum's costly congestion problems.

    MahaDAO’s Algorithmic ‘Valuecoin’ Goes Live on Ethereum

    ARTH tries to maintain its value over time compared to other stablecoins that lose value as the dollar is inflated.

    Avatar Social Platform IMVU Launches Ethereum Token to Power Its Virtual Economy

    The VCOIN token launch got the green light from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission late last year.

    Scaling Solution Hermez Network Adds Tether Token to Tackle High Ethereum Fees

    Hermez Network sets out to provide faster and cheaper transactions on Ethereum.

    Bitcoin Goes Institutional, Ethereum Spreads Its Wings: CoinDesk Q4 2020 Review

    The latest research report looks at data and timelines and what they mean for asset prices.
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    Ethereum Blogs

    The State of Eth2, Jan 2021 [ENG/普通�]

    At the start of December, the Ethereum community bootstrapped the new beacon chain proof-of-stake consensus mechanism – the foundation of Ethereum’s long-term and sustainable home. The launch was a resounding success, and the operation of the beacon chain has proved, thus far, stable and robust.…

    Grantee Roundup December 2020

    We’re here with our last hurrah before we head into 2021 - read on for the latest news on a few grantees! Gitcoin for CLR matching Gitcoin’s CLR grants were one of the first real-world uses of quadratic funding, with the number of unique contributors to a grant carrying greater...

    Ethereum.org Translation Program: Milestones and Updates

    We hope that you are all excited for the upcoming year-end holidays. Today, we’ve got some exciting new changes to announce for Ethereum.org’s Translation Program and some milestones to celebrate. To start, we can’t thank you enough for all of your support this year. Thanks to you we’ve been…

    Validated, staking on eth2: #6 - Perfect is the enemy of the good

    T'was the day before genesis, when all was prepared, geth was in sync, my beacon node paired. Firewalls configured, VLANs galore, hours of preparation meant nothing ignored. Then all at once everything went awry, the SSD in my system decided to die. My configs were gone, chain data was history,...

    We are sunsetting Studio

    Within the next few weeks, we’ll be winding down Ethereum Studio. Please use this time to download any projects you have saved. To download your project, use the download icon in the file explorer. If you’re looking for another web environment for your Solidity development, we recommend Remix. A…

    The Burden of Proof(s): Code Merkelization

    A note about the Stateless Ethereum initiative: Research activity has (understandably) slowed in the second half of 2020 as all contributors have adjusted to life on the weird timeline. But as the ecosystem moves incrementally closer to Serenity and the Eth1/Eth2 merge, Stateless Ethereum work will …
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    Ethereum Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Ethereum founded?

      Ethereum was founded in 2014.

    • Who are Ethereum key executives?

      Ethereum's key executives are Jeffrey Wilcke and Vitalik Buterin.

    • How many employees does Ethereum have?

      Ethereum has 343 employees.

    • Who are Ethereum competitors?

      Competitors of Ethereum include AlphaPoint, DrumG Technologies and ICON Foundation.

    • Where is Ethereum headquarters?

      Ethereum headquarters is located at 7A Zeughausgasse, Zug.

    • Where are Ethereum offices?

      Ethereum has offices in Zug and Berlin.

    • How many offices does Ethereum have?

      Ethereum has 2 offices.