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.

ELI5 Power Ledger (POWR Token) by @Cryptobill
Mineable? If so how is it mined? Power Ledger is a decentralized energy platform. It integrates energy applications, such as P2P energy trading that allows businesses...
ELI5 POLYMATH Cryptocurrency by @Cryptobill
Mineable? If so how is it mined? Just like AION, Polymath Cryptocurrency is not mineable because it can be purchased or even sold to cryptocurrency exchanges like IDEX and Ethe...
Decred DCR Cryptocurrency in a Nutshell by @Cryptobill
Decred is a first generation cryptocurrency which forked Bitcoin and introduced several innovations considered far ahead of its time in 2013. Many of Decred's features were lat...
Bitcoin: The mother of all cryptocurrencies by @Cryptobill
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 tr...
ELI5 Litecoin and Dogecoin by @Cryptobill
Litecoin and Dogecoin were once the #2 and #3 cryptocurrencies by market cap, respectively. In early 2014, when Dogecoin had just been released, the meme fever pumped the cryptocur...
ELI5 Facebook Libra Cryptocurrency by @Cryptobill
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 b...
Telegram Open Network – TON by Gal Crypto
Telegram Open Network (TON) is a cryptocurrency project announced by TechCrunch in late 2017 and later confirmed by Telegram in early 2018. It is a Proof of Stake cryptocurrency...
ELI5 What is CryptoRobotics? by @Cryptobill
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 dece...
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 @Cryptobill
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 impressive li...