Bitcoin Mining Giant BTC.com Launches New Ethereum (ETH) Block Explorer
BTC.com has recently released a new ethereum block explorer to the ethereum community to help improve ethereum’s efficiency and performance.
Known for its development and management of the world’s biggest bitcoin block explorer, BTC.com has developed a reputation for owing the biggest bitcoin mining pool as well as customizing APIs for different cryptos.
Their latest effort at doing the same for ethereum, shows their willingness to help ethereum’s growth and viability. More, it is an indication of strengthened faith in the ethereum cryptocurrency.
Its bitcoin block explorer is currently the most popular in the world right now. The service intends to use its knowledge from developing and maintaining its successful bitcoin block explorer to help ethereum improve on its scalability issues as well as solve some of its infrastructural issues.
Users interested in using their new ethereum explorer will be able to find all information related to ethereum transactions carried out on the network, including market cap information, hash rate, crypto price, network difficulty and blocks. You can also quickly find information on the top ethereum miners over a 24 hour period.
An impressive feature in their Ethereum Block Explorer is its ability to display all ethereum related transaction fees. These details include safe and/or average gas price, safe and/or average cost.
Information from these indexes can then be used to determine when traders can enter a transaction as well as have an idea of the costs and gas price associated with their transaction. More importantly, they can easily tell when their transactions will be confirmed, thus making it easy for users to plan accordingly.
According to BTC.com’s director, Zhong Zhuang,
“We will present more comprehensive data related service for our users. We are going to provide data insights for miners, investors, media, developers, and entrepreneurs in blockchain data service. We hold a very open cooperative attitude towards various ecological partners and hope to make positive contributions to the Ethereum community through technology and data cooperation.”
While this is just a starting point, Zhong promises that this is just the beginning of a new era for ethereum. He states that BTC.com will be carrying out multiple updates and upgrades in the future in the hopes of improving on and adding more sorely needed features.
The current explorer has a few other impressive features like list of pending transactions, mining pools, block information, orphan rates and uncle rates among other things.