Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of fraud or third party interference.
Ethereum is a public blockchain-based platform that enables the development of decentralized applications (DApps), smart contracts, and decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs). Ethereum is one of the most popular blockchain platforms and has attracted a large community of developers and users.
The native currency of the Ethereum blockchain is called ether (ETH). Ether is used to pay for transaction fees and computational resources on the Ethereum network.
ETH is also used as a unit of account on the Ethereum network.
The ticker symbol for ether is ETH.