Bitcoin and Ethereum are both cryptocurrencies, but they're quite different

Bitcoin and Ethereum are both cryptocurrencies, but they’re quite different

Cryptocurrencies can be a little confusing. Are they digital money or more like gold? Are they a new way to pay for things online or a way to store value? Those aren’t easy questions to answer when you’re talking about hundreds of different cryptocurrencies, some old, some new, and some very different from the rest. When you focus Ethereum vs. bitcoin, though, there are some stark, obvious differences. Their age is the most obvious, with bitcoin having entered this world as the very first global cryptocurrency in 2009 and Ethereum only showing up in 2015 as a potential alternative. […]