What is Ethereum?

Ethereum is a blockchain-based decentralized platform, that enables to build decentralized applications (DApps), such as financial products, marketplaces, identity and governance solutions, social networks, games, digital collectibles and many others.

DApps are unique applications, as they gain benefits of Ethereum’s native cryptocurrency Ether (ETH) and blockchain technology.

Besides individuals, Ethereum provides improvements and solutions for enterprises, governments, non-profits and other institutions.

Ethereum network is opened and allows anyone to interact and participate in this transparent digital economy, without the need for third parties and without the risk of censorship.

Decentralized Applications (DApps)
Apps vs. DApps

How does Ethereum work?

Smart contract
Blockchain
Ether (ETH)
Nodes and clients
Mining and Proof-of-Work
Scaling Solutions

Current state and roadmap

Ethereum 2.0
Staking and Proof-of-Stake
To learn more about Ethereum please follow here