Ethereum’s Ether is one of the top cryptocurrencies. The Ethereum network uses a smart-contract system that facilitates the creation of tokens, decentralized applications, and more.

The token native to this network is called “ether.”

This section contains articles on Ether, ERC-20 Tokens, and the Ethereum platform.

FACT: The ethereum network is used to create about 1/2 of all ICOs. This means many coins on the market are Ethereum based.


Reasons to Buy Ether

There are some compelling reasons to buy Ethereum’s Ether, the #2 coin by market cap. Forget about ETH’s price relative to BTC. Think about the fundamentals.



What is Up With Ether’s Price?

What up with Ether’s Price? If you bought BTC or LTC on Oct. 11, 2017, you saw 10% gains by by the 12th. If you bought ETH, you are lucky to have seen 2%.



ShapeShift

One can use Shapeshift to change one type of cryptocurrency to another, making it a good choice for one who wants to obtain altcoins.


Kraken

Kraken is a cryptocurrency exchanged based in San Fransisco on which you can use fiat currency and trade many types of cryptocurrency.


What is Ethereum?

Ethereum is an open-source, public, blockchain-based, smart contract-based, decentralized and distributed computing system. The native cryptocurrency token on the Ethereum network is Ether (ETH).


Coinbase

Coinbase is one of the more popular and user-friendly choices for cryptocurrency investors to buy/sell Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies.