Ethereum Network Statistics: 240 Million Transactions, 250,000 Engineers – ConsenSys Report
Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has released a report on the state of ethereum, along with speculation on what lies ahead for the blockchain as new challengers to its dominance emerge from contenders like EOS.
“To date, 35 million unique addresses exist on the Ethereum blockchain,” the report claims. ‘On January 4, 2018, the number of active (i.e. transacting) addresses on Ethereum surpassed 1 million for the first time. On January 4, 2018 over 350,000 new addresses were created — the most addresses generated within a 24 hour period to date.
Ethernodes reports just under 17,000 nodes running the Ethereum blockchain across six continents, making it the most decentralized blockchain platform in existence.”
Among other findings:
The full report can be found here.