Binance Coin

July 16, 2018

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 —Āommission 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

Bitcoin

Summary: Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency created by an unknown person or group of people under the name Satoshi Nakamoto and released as open-source software in 2009. Whitepaper: No related posts.

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:   NoRead 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

EOS

Summary: EOS.IO is software that introduces a blockchain architecture designed to enable vertical and horizontal scaling of decentralized applications. This is achieved through an operating system-like construct upon which applications can be built. Whitepaper:   No related posts.

Ethereum

Summary: Ethereum is an open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract (scripting) functionality. It provides a decentralized Turing-complete virtual machine (Ethereum VM), the Etherium Virtual Machine (VM), which can execute scripts using an international network of public nodes. Ethereum also provides a cryptocurrency token called “ether”, which can be transferred between accounts andRead 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: No related posts.

Lisk

Summary: Lisk (LSK) is a blockchain application platform, established in early 2016 by Max Kordek and Oliver Beddows. Based on its own Blockchain network and token LSK, Lisk will enable developers to create, distribute and manage decentralized Blockchain applications by deploying their own sidechain linked to the Lisk network, including a custom token. Whitepaper: NoRead 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.   No related posts.

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

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: No related posts.

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

OmiseGo

Summary: OmiseGO (OMG) is a decentralized exchange, liquidity provider mechanism, clearinghouse messaging network, and asset-backed blockchain gateway based on Ethereum. Unlike nearly all other decentralized exchange platforms, OmiseGo allows for decentralized exchange of other blockchains and between multiple blockchains directly without a trusted gateway token. Whitepaper: No related posts.

Ox

Summary: 0x (ZRX) is a protocol that allows for decentralized exchange of tokens and assets issued on the Ethereum blockchain. Developers can use 0x to create their own applications for cryptocurrency exchange with a wide range of functions, for example, the ability to conduct over-the-counter trading of tokens issued on the Ethereum blockchain. Whitepaper: NoRead More

Qtum

Summary: Qtum (read Quantum) is a Chinese hybrid platform that connects the existing blockchain with a virtual machine, such as Ethereum. A platform that enables developers to build applications and smart contracts on the current blockchain technology. Whitepaper: No related posts.

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:   No related posts.

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

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

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: No related posts.

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: No related posts.

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: No related posts.

Zcash

Summary: Zcash (ZEC) is a decentralized open-source cryptocurrency that ensures privacy and selective transparency of transactions. Zcash coin payments are published on the public blockchain, but the sender, receiver and transfer amount remain confidential. Whitepaper: No related posts.