Beginner’s Guide to Cryptocurrencies
Get the scoop on what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, buying and selling things with them, and investing in them for fun and profit.
Beginner’s Guide to Cryptocurrencies
Get the scoop on what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, buying and selling things with them, and investing in them for fun and profit.
Litecoin
Litecoin (LTC) is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and open source software project released under the MIT/X11 license. Inspired by and technically nearly identical to Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin creation an...
Litecoin - Wikipedia
Cryptocurrency
A cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of new units. Cryptocurrencies are a subset of alternative curre...
Ripple (payment protocol)
Ripple is a payment system, currency exchange and remittance network by Ripple Labs. It is built upon a distributed, open source Internet protocol, consensus ledger and native currency called ripples ...
Ripple (payment protocol) - Wikipedia
Peercoin
Peercoin, also known as PPCoin or PPC, is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency utilizing both proof-of-stake and proof-of-work systems.Peercoin is based on an August 2012 paper which listed the authors as Sc...
Namecoin
Namecoin (Symbol: ℕ or NMC) is a cryptocurrency and the first fork of the Bitcoin software. It is based on the code of Bitcoin, it uses the same proof-of-work algorithm and is limited to 21 million co...
Namecoin - Wikipedia
Primecoin
Primecoin (sign: Ψ; code: XPM) is a peer-to-peer open source cryptocurrency that implements a unique scientific computing proof-of-work system. Primecoin's proof-of-work system searches for chains of ...
Primecoin - Wikipedia
Bitcoin
Bitcoin is an online payment system invented by Satoshi Nakamoto, who published his invention in 2008, and released it as open-source software in 2009. The system is peer-to-peer; users can transact d...
Bitcoin - Wikipedia