Chinese crypto research puts ethereum in first place

Ethereum ranked number one in public blockchains while bitcoin is ranked only 13th

A Chinese government research unit names ethereum number one in global public chain technology

Ethereum was ranked number one among public blockchains while bitcoin only came in at 13th place, according to rankings published by a Chinese government unit, highlighting the government’s emphasis on the utility function in blockchain technology.

The China Centre for Information Industry Development, a scientific research institution under the governance of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, says ethereum topped the ranking of its first Global Public Chain Assessment Index

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