Cryptocurrencies

Introductory articles about hundreds of cryptocurrencies.

We take a look at the basics of each coin, the technology behind it, whether it’s mineable or not and so on.

Some articles in this section were contributed by 3rd parties.

Digital World Exchange DWECoin [DWE] in a Nutshell by Gal Crypto
Digital World Exchange was both a cryptocurrency trading platform and a token announced in October 2018. The very first tweet by DWE happened a few days later in November ...
Coffee Coin / CoffeeCoin [COF] [CFC] [CFC2] by Gal Crypto
CoffeeCoin may refer to two (or three) different cryptocurrencies: the earlier Coffee Coin (2014) with symbols CFC and CFC2 and the more recent CoffeeCoin (2017) with symbol COF. ...
ELI5 Understand the several OneCoin’s by Gal Crypto
There are several cryptocurrency projects called OneCoin. In some naive cases, the name was not properly researched and got accidentally reused by different small projects throu...
Mobile Go Coin [MGO Token] by Gal Crypto
Mobilego was an ICO from the year 2017 which offered MGO tokens in exchange for access to online DApps. The original project was to support a decentralized eSports system, a sto...
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...
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 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...
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...
Cardano ADA in a Nutshell by @Cryptobill
Cardano ADA is a 3rd generation cryptocurrency being developed by IOHK. The Cardano project began in Tokyo, Japan, with ideas from a former member of the Ethereum development team....
ILOT Interest-paying Lottery Token in a Nutshell by @Cryptobill
Mineable? If so how is it mined? ILOT is an Ethereum token and as such it is not mineable. ILOT is generated when Ethereum is traded for ILOT via the contract address. The only in...