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

Cardano

Summary: Cardano is a decentralized block platform on opensource smart contracts, launched in September 2017 by Blockchain Development Output Hong Kong (IOHK). On the basis of the Cardano platform, the cryptocurrency Ada is working. It is in the development process, but not long ago, the cryptocurrency was added to the central wallet. Whitepaper:   DanielRead More

Stellar Lumens

Summary: Stellar is an open-source protocol for exchanging money using blockchain technology. The platform’s source code is hosted on Github. The Stellar network can quickly exchange government-based currencies with 2 to 5 second processing times. The platform is a distributed ledger maintained by a consensus algorithm, which allows for decentralized control, flexible trust, low latency,Read More

Litecoin

Summary: Litecoin is a peer-to-peer crypto currency that was developed on the base of Bitcoin and has an open source code. Unlike Bitcoin, the Litecoin blockchain is able to process a greater number of transactions.   Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributor for the TD Ameritrade Network where he covers financial markets and theRead More

EOS

EOS (EOS) Date: January 31, 2018 Ticker: EOS Headquarters: Caymen Islands Protocol: EOS Custom Score: 4.8 / 10 Sector: Cloud Computing powered by Coinlib Project Overview: Token Class: Utility Token Nationality: International Regulatory Body: Block.one Highlights EOS offers an open-source platform which proposes to create a similar decentralized computing system to that which Ethereum offers. InRead More

Ripple

Summary: Ripple (XRP) is a peer-to-peer powered cryptocurrency designed to work seamlessly with the Internet to allow a fast, direct and secure way to send payments on the web. Whitepaper:   Daniel CeciliaDan is an analyst and contributor for the TD Ameritrade Network where he covers financial markets and the economy. He has held seriesRead More