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What are Altcoins ?
Altcoins are a digital cryptocurrency similar to Bitcoin. The term altcoin stands for "Alternative to Bitcoin" and is used to describe any cryptocurrency except Bitcoin. Ethereum is an example of a altcoin. It is a cryptocurrency similar to Bitcoin only the technology behind it is different therefor we call Ethereum an "Altcoin". Next to Ethereum there are a lot of Altcoins. Some examples of them are Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Dash, NEO, EOS, Stellar, Cardano or Monero. You can view all the altcoins here.

Ripple

Ripple’s direction to the moon

Ripple, the cryptocurrency and its digital payment network. Ripple's distributed financial technology was born in September 2012. Although it was initially known as OpenCoin, in 2013 it changed its name to Ripple Labs, Inc. Ripple was...
The blockchain today

What is driving the cryptocurrency market ?

The invisible hand: What drives the Crypto market? The crypto market has gone from an unknown place to the talk of the town. Casual viewers have become interested in this market ever since Bitcoin surpassed...
Review Basic Attention Token

Basic Attention Token (BAT) Review

What is Basic Attention Token. The Basic Attention Token is a new project that strives to create a new platform for content creators, user, and advertisers. The objective is to create a payment system where...
Iota and the Tangle

Iota and the Tangle

IOTA: Does the tangle works? IOTA, the coin developed to make fee-less microtransactions for the Internet of Things (IoT). Searching a little in BitcoinTalk, we can find a post that explains the purpose of IOTA...
Ethereum-futures

CBOE to launch Ethereum futures later this year

One of the largest exchange holding companies are looking to launch Ethereum (ETH) futures end of this year. CBOE (Chicago's board of exchange) and CBOE Global markets we are talking about. Business insider reported...
elastos

Elastos research : Pros and Cons

There are no doubts that the blockchain is the future. Its creation has allowed for the revolution of more than one industry, and it promises to do even more as people grow to understand...

The best wallets of 2017

The best wallets of 2017 If you are interested in the future of digital payment, you probably have already heard about cryptocurrencies. For anyone wishing to begin their foray into this form of transaction, the...
Bitcoin Dash EOS Blockchain

The position of Blockchain technology in 2018

Volatility in the popularity  We have seen a big spike in the popularity of blockchain at the end of 2017 and this was also visible in the google trends results. Although the word on the...

Bitcoin in November, where are we going ?

Bitcoin, something from the past ? I know we have been waiting a very long time to see some action in the Bitcoin charts. And although the drop on Monday is not the one we...
Europe cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies accepted in Europe ?

More and more people are interested in acquiring digital currencies in different parts of the world. Bitcoin is an asset whose value is decreasing lately but still being able to hold the $ 6,200...