VeChain

Summary: Vechain (VEN) is a blockchain platform and cryptocurrency that is targeting the Internet of Things. VeChain allows manufacturers to assign products with RFID (radio-frequency identification) identifiers which record information across the supply chain. RFID information becomes subsequently available on the VeChain blockchain. Whitepaper: Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributor for the TD AmeritradeRead More

Tezos

Summary: Tezos is a secure, future-proof smart contract system. Because Tezos has a built-in consensus mechanism, its protocol can evolve, and incorporate new innovations over time, without the risk of hard forks splitting the market. Tezos is its own blockchain, not a derivative of any other blockchain. Whitepaper: Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributorRead More

Binance Coin

Summary: Binance Coin (BNB) is an ERC20 token issued on the Ethereum blockchain by the popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance. With this cryptocurrency, you can pay a ัommission for transactions on the exchange. And if you decide to do so, you will receive additional discounts. In the first year, you will be able to get aRead More

NEM

Summary: NEM is a peer-to-peer blockchain platform for app developers. Its native cryptocurrency is the XEM. Its code was created from scratch in Java by the New Economy Movement (NEM), which seeks to build “a new economy based on the principles of financial freedom, decentralization, equality and solidarity”. Whitepaper: Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst andRead More

Dash

Summary: Dash (formerly known as Darkcoin and XCoin) is an open-source peer-to-peer cryptocurrency that aims to be the most user-friendly and most on-chain-scalable cryptocurrency in the world. On top of Bitcoin’s feature set, it currently offers instant transactions (InstantSend), private transactions (PrivateSend) and operates a self-governing and self-funding model that enables the Dash network toRead More

Monero

Summary: Monero (XMR) is an open-source cryptocurrency created in April 2014 that focuses on privacy, decentralization, and scalability that runs on Windows, MacOS, Linux, Android, and FreeBSD. Monero uses a public ledger to record transactions while new units are created through a process called mining. Monero aims to improve on existing cryptocurrency design by obscuringRead More

Neo

Summary: NEO (formerly known as Antshares) is a smart economy platform and the first Chinese blockchain project. The project was founded in 2014 and was real time open source on GitHub in June 2015. It aims to develop a “smart economy” with a distributed network by utilizing blockchain technology and digital identity to digitize assets,Read More

Tron

Summary: TRON is a blockchain-based, descentralized protocol project that aims to be a content distribution platform for the digital entertainment industry. As of April 2018, the public chain test network is online; the main network is not yet live. Whitepaper: Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributor for the TD Ameritrade Network where he coversRead More

Tether

Summary: Tether coin is a cryptocurrency with reference to fiat currencies that is issued by Tether Limited Company. Tether coin uses blockchain via the Omni Layer protocol. The Omni Layer protocol is the software with an open source code that interacts with blockchain, ensuring the release and redemption of crypto currency token on the basisRead More

Iota

Summary: IOTA is an open-source distributed ledger (cryptocurrency) focused on providing secure communications and payments between machines on the Internet of Things. Whitepaper: Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributor for the TD Ameritrade Network where he covers financial markets and the economy. He has held series 7 and 63 securities license and started offRead More