Cryptocurrencies

In this section you’ll find introductory articles about  cryptocurrencies.

We take a look at the basics of each cryptocurrency, the technology behind it, whether it’s mineable or not and other details.

Several cryptocurrencies forked from the original Bitcoin source code, while others began from zero and introduced several innovations.

Bitcoin: The mother of all cryptocurrencies by @Gal
On January 12 2009, an individual or group using the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, announced that the first Bitcoin transaction had taken place. Ten Bitcoins had been magically t...
ELI5 Facebook Libra Cryptocurrency by @Gal
Facebook is getting ready to unveil their new cryptocurrency project called Project Libra Network on June 18 (9 days from now). In this post I’ll summarize everything I’ve ...
ELI5 What is CryptoRobotics? by @Gal
When I first heard the term "crypto robotics" I imagined a physical machine which somehow interfaced with a blockchain. Something like a bot with trusted commands submitted by dec...
Telegram Open Network – TON by Gal Crypto
Telegram Open Network (TON) was a cryptocurrency project announced by TechCrunch in late 2017 and later confirmed by Telegram in early 2018. It would have been a Proof of Stake...
Mobile Go Coin [MGO Token] by Gal Crypto
Mobilego was an ICO from 2017 which offered MGO tokens in exchange for access to online DApps. The original project was to support a decentralized eSports system, a store which...
Aeron Cryptocurrency Anniversary: A revolution in air travel security by @Gal
Aeron is an ambitious project that aims to bring air travel security to the blockchain. 2017-2018 Accomplishments Launched in August 2017, Aeron has accomplished an impressi...
ELI5 Understand the several OneCoin’s by Gal Crypto
There have been several cryptocurrency projects called OneCoin. In some cases, the name was not properly researched and got accidentally reused by different small projects. ...
DRGN Dragonchain in a Nutshell by @Gal
Dragonchain is a hybrid blockchain that is not mineable. But you can purchase it on Bancor Network, Coin Exchange, EtherDelta, Gate.io, KuCoin, and Token Store exchanges. In ad...
DASH Cryptocurrency in a nutshell by @Gal
DASH or Digital cash Cryptocurrency is mineable which basically means the new Cryptocurrency digital coins are created if a miner successfully verifies a transaction and adds it t...
CNX Cryptonex in a Nutshell by @Gal
Cryptonex or CNX is a minable cryptocurrency that is created on its own blockchain platform. As a matter of fact, Cryptonex offers P-O-S mining to the users. The yield is 12% per ...