Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, and years later, it still leads the pack in terms of popular opinion and market value. That said, Bitcoin can’t rest on its laurels forever, and other promising cryptocurrencies like Ethereum are now starting to generate a lot more hype.
To find out why Ethereum’s star is finally rising, check out the five things Ethereum does better than Bitcoin described below.
1. Faster Transaction Verifications
Bitcoin’s network takes around ten minutes to verify transactions, while transactions using ether, Ethereum’s associated cryptocurrency, take just ten seconds. Ethereum is also working to reduce its block times even more in an attempt to make online and in-person transactions more secure.…Continue reading