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0xproject
  • Ticker symbolZRX
  • Genesis DateAugust 11, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Emission584,365,942 ZRX
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 ZRX
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ZRX
  • Market share0.11%

0x is a communications protocol for the decentralized exchange of coins on the ETH (Ethereum) block-chain. Basically, this means, that 0x will provide the structure to outside companies to construct a DEX or decentralized exchange.

 

0x had started in early October 2016 by two fellows named, Amir Bandeali and Will Warren. They had a release of the 0x white paper in mid February 2017 and then finally in August had established their ICO (initial coin offering).

 

The motive for creating the 0x protocol is founded on the imagination of the developers that anything and everything can be assigned an economic value in the world, and sooner or later is going to be tokenized and transferred onto an unfastened financial system. They evaluated that the ETH (Ethereum) block-chain will be the kickoff to hundreds and thousands of different coins.

 

0x is an open network with various stakeholders and each have their own motivation to invest and their own imagination of the forthcoming of this protocol. That is why 0x distincted to develop a decentralized network mechanism which would use coin voting for approaching upgrades of the system. The more ZRX you own, the more impact your vote can do.

 

0x constructed its community organically without pulling in too many speculators. Just about most of the people that had invested in 0x have some kind of a technical background. But because 0x was one of the introductory utilization protocols to establish live on the ETH (Ethereum) Mainnet, many creators and developers saw this as an extraordinary possibility to monetize their abilities.

 

One of the primary reasons why users are still utilizing 0x to develop decentralized exchanges is that the system greatly reduced the obstacles of entry for devs that would want to develop DEXs.

aelf
  • Ticker symbolELF
  • Genesis DateSeptember 13, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission300,000,000 ELF
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ELF

Aelf is an operating system for blockchains. It features customizeable options and an optimized chain with side-chains and a unique governance system that makes it impervious to scaling capacity issues, making it a one-size-fits-all solution for all types of business scenarios.

 

The team behind aelf describes it a "Linux system" for blockchain projects.

 

The aelf coin, ELF, garnered early early attention for its innovative tech after being launched in December 2017. Instead of an ICO, the company behind the coin attracted knowledgeable investors with experience in the field. As news about the startup traveled through the community, ELF's rate grew to an all-time high of $2.61 and settled thereafter.

 

Aelf offers users to earn ELF coins through a points-based system called Candy, earned through promotional activity like liking tweets from the corporate Twitter account and adding users to their Telegram channel.

 

Aelf's CEO is Ma Haobao. He is a founding member of the company. The company's team includes Michael Arrington of TechCrunch. Aelf is headquartered in Singapore. We were not able to establish where the company is registered. The company was founded in 2017.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Aeron
  • Ticker symbolARN
  • Genesis DateNovember 03, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission20,000,000 ARN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ARN

Aeron’s answer uses block-chain technology to keep track of aircraft upkeep and pilot backlogs. Aeron is developing a database and a worldwide system that is decentralized, hosting global information on pilots, flight schools, and aircrafts. This electronic backlog network would allow pilots to have records that can be corroborated online, making flying safer for everyone participating.

 

Aeron is the fresh standardized in aviation safety. The way they have managed to set this up is actually easier than it sounds. The pilot’s application is utilized for individualized flight backlogging. The corporate application of the aviation establishment will collect and confirm information from aviation data operators, airlines, service companies, and of course aviation schools. If there is every anything that does not match in data with any of Aeron’s app source with either the operator, pilot, or ATC the aviation authorities can promptly perceive and get rid of the issue. Pilots in operation using an expired license can also be supervised. An easy modification to safer air travel using block-chain technology will really make an impact. Flying is meant for everyone, and it will only benefit everyone participating in making flying much more safer.

 

Aeron’s online network will be relying on “Aeron Register”, which will be built on the ETH (Ethereum) block-chain to observe aircraft and pilot backlogs.

 

To connect this info space, Aeron has been developing a decentralized, worldwide flight and aircraft school online portal and an information database.

 

This system would be based on using smart contracts that incorporate backlog records, as well as take care of rental deeds or charters for the airplane, or cost joint agreements between passengers and private pilots, as well as jointed with a smooth user interface to allow an easy interaction with the block-chain, and a characterized system to guarantee transactions happen in agreement with national regulations.

Aeternity
  • Ticker symbolAE
  • Genesis DateSeptember 02, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission273,685,830 AE
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 AE

Aeternity is a cryptocurrency platform aimed at improving scalability and security issues in blockchains through innovative methods like dapps and sharding. Aeternity eliminates privacy concerns by removing contract execution off the blockchain entirely and requires the blockchain to enforce its smart contract code only in the case of disagreement. This also removes single point of failure issues.

 

Aeternity's CEO is Yanislav Malakhov. He is a founding member of the company. The company's COO is Emin Mahrt, the founder of Dropspot and Abend. Aeternity is headquartered in Vaduz, Lichtenstein. We were not able to establish where the company is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all exchanges and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Aion
  • Ticker symbolAION
  • Genesis DateOctober 19, 2017
  • Total emission465,934,587 AION
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 AION

Aion is a multi-tier blockchain platform that aims to be the solution for limited interoperability between existing blockchains. Its token, AION is used for securing the network, creating new blockchains, and inter-chain bridges.

 

Aion's CEO is Matthew Spoke, who is also the CEO of Nuco. He is a founding member of the company. Team members include Jin Tu and Peter Vessenes, a co-founder of the Bitcoin Foundation. Aion is headquartered in Vaduz, Lichtenstein. We were not able to establish where the company is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Ambrosus
  • Ticker symbolAMB
  • Genesis DateOctober 24, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoW (Proof of Work)
  • Total emission361,477,438 AMB
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 AMB

Ambrosus is a blockchain-based system tailored for supply chains. It enables data integrity and compliance through each step of the process by combining IoT tech with smart contracts. The company's coin is called Amber.

 

Ambrosus's CEO is Angel Versetti, who is also the CEO of Nuco. He is a founding member of the company. The company is headquartered in Tallinn, Estonia. We were not able to establish where Ambrosus is registered. The company was founded in 2017.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Ardor
  • Ticker symbolARDR
  • Genesis DateJanuary 01, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission998,999,495 ARDR
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ARDR

Ardor is a company providing blockchain-creation services that includes features like decentralized phasing. With all processing facilitated on the main Ardor chain, child chains created for clients will have an easier time navigating common issues, the company promises.

 

Ardor does not provide information about its CEO and core team. Our research did not uncover information about the company's ownership or registration. Ardor is based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The company was founded in 2016.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Ark
  • Ticker symbolARK
  • Genesis DateJanuary 01, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission125,000,000 ARK
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ARK

ARK is a blockchain platform aimed at increasing ease-of-use of fast, decentralized, scalable technologies for the user. It is designed to be highly adaptable to fit any scenario and features an interlinked system of chains. ARK states that its main goal is mass adoption and it aims to achieve that by delivering services developers want and consumers need.

 

ARK was launched by a team of 27 and currently has 15 core members worldwide, featuring alumni of such projects as Bitshares, Crypti, and Lisk. We were not able to establish where ARK is registered. The company was founded in 2017.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Auroracoin
  • Ticker symbolAUR
  • Genesis DateJanuary 24, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmScrypt (Proof of Work)
  • Emission17,366,023 AUR
  • Total emission21,000,000 AUR
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 AUR
  • Market share0%

Auroracoin is a P2P(peer to peer) cryptocurrency that was originally based on LTC (Litecoin) with a scrypt PoW(proof of work) system. Auroracoin was established in the beginning of February 2014 as an Icelandic alternate version of bitcoin and the króna, which is the Icelandic currency. The little is known of who created or its creators, but its creators used the “pseudonym Baldur Friggjar Óðinsson”. They had expressed that they prearranged to dispense a fractional of the Auroracoins that would ever be developed to all 330K people that are listed in Iceland's domestic information systems starting at the end of March 2014. This was, of course, going to be handed out freely, and it came out to 31 and a half Auroracoins for each person.

 

Iceland was hit hard by the financial crisis of 2008 to 2009, which had its geographical point in the United States banking system. The financial systems in Iceland all collapsed, taking out the funds of thousands of citizens, a significant number of people, since its population at the time was almost 300K people. This made all Icelanders go into debt, leading to a quarter of its homeowners getting on their mortgages. The delicacy of its financial system caused the monumental decrease of the value of the Króna, which in consequence, the government had to do a capital control to confine the collapse of its currency. This all lead to the born of Auroracoin.

 

Auroracoin was developed as an alternate currency to try an fix the government’s limitations on Iceland's own currency, the króna. The króna has been in place since early 2008, which it has limited occurrence of the fiat outside of its the country. Iceland's Foreign Exchange Act(IFEA) has also prohibited the overseas exchange of bitcoin coming from the country, reported from a government minister. Auroracoin was the 1st of many to come country founded cryptocurrencies.

Bancor
  • Ticker symbolBNT
  • Genesis DateJune 12, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission75,783,855 BNT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BNT

Bancor is a blockchain protocol allowing for cross-token exchanges for users who want to forego using crypto exchanges. The company offers a network enabled by smart contracts that promises to add liquidity to tokens that lack consistent demand on exchanges. Bancor's Smart Token system facilitate trades via conversions between ERC-20 tokens.

 

Bancor was founded by Galia Benartzi, Guy Benartzi, and Eyal Hertzog. The company is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland. We were not able to establish where Bancor is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Basic Attention Token
  • Ticker symbolBAT
  • Genesis DateMay 29, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Emission1,231,501,954 BAT
  • Total emission1,500,000,000 BAT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BAT
  • Market share0.14%

The Basic Attention Token uses the ETH (Ethereum) blockchain and a specific internet browser called “Brave”. The coin is used as a medium of exchange on its platform and can acquire various assorted ad services. It was created to be exchanged between publishers, advertisers, and users. It is also based on an extraordinary concept, one that is critically essential to publicity establishments working in our digital age, and that is user attention.

 

The developers of BAT are trying to overthrow the way that ads are used in our digital age. They see the actual direction being disadvantage for advertisers, publishers, and people alike. People are flooded with advertisements and malware, and they are susceptible to threats that are progressively stronger and compelling.

 

The creators of BAT think that by following the way that people act with ad content and using that info in an apportioned ledger, that with these recordings they should be able to make our digital ad experience much more plentiful for all of these groups of people. People will go through less advertisements and the ads will also be more suited for them. Publishers will new places to earn more income. And advertisers will be able to get more specific content based on user interests and preferences, and will also be able to eliminate fraud completely.

 

Reported on the white paper, the BAT token is supposed to raise a total sum of $24 million dollars. The entire token dispersion available to everyone at launch will be about 1 billion BAT (Basic Attention Token). The exchange amount for BAT has been set at around 6,400 Basic Attention Tokens for each Ethereum token, this means that if the price of Ethereum goes up or down, the price of Basic Attention will be attuned proportionately too.

Bibox Token
  • Ticker symbolBIX
  • Genesis DateSeptember 28, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission267,941,449 BIX
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BIX

Bibox is a blockchain asset exchange platform enhanced by artificial intelligence.

 

Bibox was founded by Wanlin Wang. The company describes its team as top-tier Chinese blockchain giants. The company is headquartered in Singapore. We were not able to establish where Bibox is registered. The company was founded in 2017.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

BitBay
  • Ticker symbolBAY
  • Genesis DateSeptember 28, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BAY

BitBay is a decentralized marketplace for the blockchain. It is specifically geared towards tangible products and services and is attempting to revolutionize e-commerce. BitBay uses the blockchain to set up secure transactions and an escrow system for trustless transactions.

 

BitBay's CEO is Pawel Sobkow. The company is headquartered in Katowice, Poland. We were not able to establish where BitBay is registered. The company was founded in 2014.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Bitcoin
  • Ticker symbolBTC
  • Genesis DateJanuary 03, 2009
  • Hashing AlgorithmSHA-256 (Proof of Work)
  • Emission17,552,267 BTC
  • Total emission21,000,000 BTC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BTC
  • Market share59.06%

Bitcoin was developed by an unknown person using the alias Satoshi Nakamoto.  Bitcoin utilizes P2P (peer to peer) technology to operate with no fundamental authority or bank. Managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is done simultaneously by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public and open, nobody possesses or controls Bitcoin and everyone can participate.

 

Bitcoins are created as compensation for a method known as mining. They can be traded for other currencies, products, and services.

 

Bitcoin has been criticized for its utilization in illegal transactions on the dark web, for various illegal activities by criminals,  high electricity consumption to mine, its price volatility, and the possibility that it can become an economic bubble. Bitcoin has likewise been used as a venture, although several regulatory agencies have issued investor alerts about bitcoin.

 

The domain titled "bitcoin.org" was registered on August of 2008.  By the end of November 2008, a link to a paper authored by Satoshi Nakamoto titled Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System was presented to a cryptography mailing list. Nakamoto implemented the bitcoin software as open source code and released it in early January 2009. The identity of Nakamoto still remains a mystery.

 

In January 2009, the bitcoin network was created when Nakamoto mined the first block of the chain, named as the genesis block.  Enclosed in the coinbase of this block were the following words, “The Times 03/Jan/2009 Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks.”

 

This note has been understood as both a timestamp and a comment on the instability caused by fractional-reserve banking.

 

The receiver of the first bitcoin transaction was “cypherpunk Hal Finney”, who constructed the first reusable proof-of-work system (RPOW) in 2004.  Finney downloaded the bitcoin software on its release date, and Nakamoto sent him 10 Bitcoins.

 

Nakamoto is believed to have mined 1 million bitcoins before disappearing into thin air in 2010 without a trace, when he handed the network alert key and control of the code repository over to Gavin Andresen. Andresen after became lead developer at the Bitcoin Foundation.  Andresen then desired to decentralize control of Bitcoin. This left opportunity for controversy to develop over the future development path of bitcoin.

 

Many people hope that Bitcoin will eventually be used for the buying and selling of everyday things, much like how we use traditional fiat. As of now, it has advanced to the point where it’s now practical to use it as a currency. Merchants now have confidence in it, and many are happy to accept it in exchange for physical goods, houses, and even high-end vehicles.

Bitcoin Cash
  • Ticker symbolBCH
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmSHA-256 (Proof of Work)
  • Emission17,623,277 BCH
  • Total emission21,000,000 BCH
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BCH
  • Market share2.13%

In the middle of 2017, a team of coders wanting to increase bitcoin's block size limit were ready for a code change. The adjustment, called a hard fork, took effect on the 1st of August 2017. The outcome, a bitcoin ledger called the blockchain and the cryptocurrency split in two. At the time anyone who owned bitcoin was also occupying the same number of Bitcoin Cash.

 

The rising cost of transactions on the bitcoin network lead to a push by some in the community to establish a hard fork to expand the blocksize.  This push began in early July 2017 when a few members of the Bitcoin community along with “Roger Ver” felt that accepting BIP 91 beyond increasing the block-size limit favored the community who wanted to deal with Bitcoin as a digital investment instead of as a transactional currency. This commended by some to increase the block size met a resistance. Since its beginning up to July 2017, all bitcoin users had managed a common set of rules for the cryptocurrency.  Ultimately, a number of individuals of entrepreneurs, investors, developers, bitcoin activists, and mainly Chinese miners weren’t too happy with the bitcoin proposal. The “SegWit” revision plans determined to up the volume and push forward alternative plans for a fork which established Bitcoin Cash. The planned fork included a plan to boost the number of exchanges its ledger can measure by expanding the block size limit to 8 megabytes.

 

The apiring hard fork with an extended block size limit was defined by hardware manufacturer Bitmain in mid June 2017 as a "contingency plan" if the Bitcoin community considered to fork; the first discharge of the software was scheduled under the name “Bitcoin ABC” at a bitcoin conference that month. By the end of July 2017, the Bitcoin Cash name was arranged by the mining pool Via BTC.

 

In the beginning of 2018 Bitcoin Core creator, Cory Fields found a computer glitch in the “Bitcoin ABC” software that would have granted a hacker to establish a block causing a chain split. Fields advised the development team immediately about the issue and the bug was resolved.

 

The research group “Chainanalysis” explained in mid May 2018, that 17 large payment processing services such as GoCoin, BitPay, and Coinify prepared Bitcoin Cash wages worth of up to $3.7 million US, down from the  $10.5 million US that was processed in March.

 

Bitcoin Cash is also nicknamed “Bcash”.

Bitcoin Gold
  • Ticker symbolBTG
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmEquihash (Proof of Work)
  • Emission17,608,913 BTG
  • Total emission21,000,000 BTG
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BTG
  • Market share0.19%

Bitcoin Gold was a hard-fork of the first open source cryptocurrency which happened on October 24, 2017. And while hard-forks can happen for a number of reasons or issues, including for the intent of scaling as a cryptocurrency client base starts to grows, or because of developer struggle and differences of end meets, Bitcoin Gold's alleged intention has been to "make bitcoin decentralised again."

 

On the front-end, the idea of "making bitcoin decentralised again" may seem counter-intuitive. Bitcoin just like all other cryptocurrencies, was designed to be decentralised already; it is not connected with any bank, particularly country, or any government at all.

 

One of the biggest problems with bitcoin which started the creation of Bitcoin Gold, was not affiliated with the question of its cardinal issuance at all. But instead, it had to do with its mining process. The Bitcoin Gold creators believed that by proposing a new algorithm for the mining operation, the new subdivision of the world's most popular cryptocurrency by its market cap would not dis-proportionally favour leading mining operations.

 

One of the main goals of Bitcoin Gold has been to alternate the algorithm by which the cryptocurrency gets mined, meaning that the mining procedure could not be ran faster on a specific equipment rather than it can on a standard computer system.

 

Bitcoin Gold was not the first major hard-fork of bitcoin. Bitcoin Cash forked-off from the original cryptocurrency in mid of August 2017.

 

In 2018, Bitcoin is expecting to have several more hard-forks, suggesting some to theorize that there may be decreasing returns in terms of investor curiosity as more offsets of bitcoin reach the market.

 

But besides the goal of "re-decentralising" bitcoin, bitcoin gold's creators were also centered on problems relating to dispersion, security, and clarity. The bitcoin gold website has stated, "Hard forking bitcoin's blockchain fairly and efficiently distributes a new digital asset immediately to people all over the world who have interest in cryptocoins."

 

In the world of cryptocurrencies, dangers from hackers and other malevolent entities are always a concern. And for that main reason, Bitcoin Gold took extra safety and preventive measures from the time of its establishment, in an attempt to help assure its customers' coins and their accounts.

Bitcoin Private
  • Ticker symbolBTCP
  • Genesis DateMarch 03, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoW (Proof of Work)
  • Total emission21,000,000 BTCP
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BTCP

Bitcoin Private is a cryptocurrency whose defining feature is the option to keep each party, as well as the amount, of any given transaction private. The project's code is open-source and maintained by its community.

 

Bitcoin Private is a community-driven project launched in 2017.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all exchanges and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

Blackcoin
  • Ticker symbolBLK
  • Genesis DateFebruary 24, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Emission77,386,985 BLK
  • Total emission100,000,000 BLK
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BLK
  • Market share0%

BlackCoin is a P2P(peer to peer) cryptocurrency. BlackCoin uses a PoS(proof of stake) system to alleviate secure and anonymous transactions, and has been open source to the public, it can be examined by anybody devising it entirely transparent. BlackCoin was made by the creator “Rat4”, with the intention of demonstrating that BlackCoins” way of disabling PoW(proof of work) is stabile and also secured. BlackCoin protects its network through an operation called "minting".
 

BlackCoin was the introductory and first PoW/PoS cryptocurrency to hit the Proof of Stake only point. BlackCoin is a hard-fork of the Novacoin altcoin that happened at the end of the year 2014. The creators of BlackCoin have claimed that they are the 1st ones who were capable of apply a fresh PoS(Proof of Stake) in implementation. Because of PoS(Proof of Stake) Version 3, all the BlackCoin holders acquire payoffs in the form of net profit. The sum of profit varies from 1 percent to 8 percent per year.

 

The Blackcoin altcoin has two characteristic properties that are at the exact time its benefit. The first benefit is it is able to earn wages just by plainly holding a sum. The second benefit is the amount of time it takes to confirm a transaction. To affirm the transaction in the altcoin network the only necessity is a little more than a minute. Just analyze this number, with the time it took to for the transaction to get verified in bitcoin.

 

The ICO (initial coin offering) arrangement, which utilized the PoW (Power of Work) method, had a restricted supply of about 75 million tokens. With the inflation pace of less than 1 percent, the circulating demand currently is standing at close to 76 million tokens. With a market cap currently at a little over 6 million USD.

Blocknet
  • Ticker symbolBLOCK
  • Genesis DateOctober 21, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BLOCK

Blocknet is an infrastructure for facilitating connections between blockchains and blockchain-as-a-service platform. They facilitate this using dapps and smart contracts. The company envisions a future where each blockchain is interoperable to the point where the traditional API system is taken over by an "intrinsically monetized token ecosystem."


Blocknet is a community-driven project launched in 2014.


This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

BnB Coin
  • Ticker symbolBNB
  • Genesis DateJuly 08, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission195,000,000 BNB
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BNB

The Binance coin is anticipated to give gas to all the operations on Binance’s exchange and its system itself. It has support for many functions on the Binance’s system, which including paying for all of trading fees on the exchange, all the exchange’s costs in general, all the listing fees, and any other cost on the exchange itself.

 

Within the primary year, the establishment offered a 50% price reduction on all trades using BNB (Binance coin), and the deduction percent cuts by half every year. Meaning, on the year that follows the deduction is 25%, then on the third year the deduction is 12.50%, on the fourth year the deduction is 6.25%, and finally with the deduction finishing on the fifth year and onward.

 

Anyone could also use BNB (Binance coin) to also invest in many of the ICOs that are put on through Binance’s “Launchpad” system. Fresh cryptocurrencies will be listed on the Binance exchange, and the use of Binance will supply a smooth marketplace for exchanges in an assortment of accepted and hot new virtual coins.

 

The Binance exchange also has an arrangement to repurchase, under this arrangement it will use 20% of its earnings to buy back Binance coins, and then destroy all of them until a max of 50%, or about 100 million, Binance coins will be repurchased. This whole procedure will leave of absence only 100 million Binance coins in circulation, helping it hold a significant value. By April 2018, the Binance group declared that it finished the burn of 2.2 million Binance coins, approximately $30 million USD.

 

The coin was established during an ICO (Initial coin offering) in mid July 2017. It offered 10% or about 20 million Binance coins to its angel investors, 40% or about 80 million coins to the foundation team, and the leftover 50% or about 100 million to the assorted participants in the initial coin offering procedure.

 

About one-half the of the funds that were raised during the ICO procedure were meant to be used for Binance’s branding and commercialism, while around a third was used to build the Binance exchange and execute the required upgrades for the Binance system.

BOScoin
  • Ticker symbolBOS
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission500,000,000 BOS
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BOS

BOScoin attempts to "hack capitalism in the most capitalist way," according to their whitepaper, and is a spiritual successor to the open source movement. Their ultimate goal is creating a new de facto global currency by giving the decision power to its users.

 

The project's focus is on three areas it sees as key in creating an alternative economic vision: credit creation through participation, democratic impact investments, and creation of public financing through communization of certain assets. This would allow for a new form of project financing that solves the high interest problem in these types of investments and moves away from a shareholder-based ownership model that stimulates capital to concentrate in the hands of the few.

 

The public financing model proposed by BOScoin will create credit via collective consensus of those holding and trading the coin. A Congress Network formed by the community will make key decisions when it comes to the coins future. The platform allows users to propose and vote on new developments and change course when necessary. Issues like amount of coins issued, price at the point of issuance, allocation of issued coins, and distribution of profits are all for the community to decide.

 

BOScoin's CEO is Yezune Choi, whose previous work includes BlockchainOS. The company is headquartered in Seoul, Korea. We were not able to establish where BOScoin is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

This information was compiled by COR Index using publicly available sources. COR is open to all projects and invites owners to provide their input. If you think we got something wrong, please reach us at info@corindex.com

BOX Token
  • Ticker symbolBOX
  • Genesis DateJan 24, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission100,000,000 BOX
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BOX

BOX is a cryptoasset management system and blockchain-as-a-service geared towards investments, audit, risk control and custodian services. It uses its own BOX token to grant community members voting rights that to decide on key issues like program code updates, changes to network parameters, and others. The weight of a given user's vote is decided by the amount of tokens in their digital wallets.

 

BOX's CEO is Leon Shang, whose previous work experience includes a COO position at Vechain and senior product management at eBay. The company is headquartered in Singapore. We were not able to establish where BOX is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

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Bread
  • Ticker symbolBRD
  • Genesis DateDecember 16, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission88,862,718 BRD
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BRD

BRD, formerly known as Bread, is a Bitcoin wallet. The company's vision is becoming the world's largest decentralized financial institution. Its rewards program is centered around the BRD token, which promises to unlock a number of perks on their platform, like discounts on fees and premium service. The token uses the Ethereum network and can be earned by participation in various promotional events by the company.

 

BRD's CEO is Adam Traidman. The company is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. We were not able to establish where BRD is registered. The company was founded in 2015.

 

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Burst
  • Ticker symbolBURST
  • Genesis DateAug 11, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission2,158,812,800 BURST
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BURST

Burst is a cryptocurrency vying to solve the major problems it sees with other cryptocurrencies, such as the huge energy waste, limited transactional capacity, resource centralization, and operational bottlenecks. To achieve this, Burst uses a new algorithm for mining called Proof of HDD Capacity that uses energy-efficient and relatively cheap hard drive memory instead of the inefficient CPUs and GPUs.

 

Burst was launched with no IPO and no pre-mine and offers users to mine their own coins with no "airdrop" system.

 

Burst does not provide information about its CEO and core team. Our research did not uncover information about the company's ownership or registration. The company was founded in 2014.

 

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Byteball Bytes
  • Ticker symbolGBYTE
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,000,000 GBYTE
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GBYTE

Byteball is a storage and trading system for data, including currencies, property titles, debt, shares, et al. To facilitate trading, Byteball uses a currency called Bytes. Users pay a commission for each transaction that directly corresponds to the number of bytes of the transaction, as well as for storing data. Bytes can also be used as pay to other users for providing goods or services. Byteball also has a secondary currency called Blackbytes that is less traceable than Bytes since it's only traded peer to peer.

 

Byteball's CEO is Anton Churyumov. The company is headquartered in Moscow, Russia. We were not able to establish where Byteball is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

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Bytecoin
  • Ticker symbolBCN
  • Genesis DateJuly 04, 2012
  • Hashing AlgorithmCryptonight
  • Total emission184,470,000,000 BCN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BCN

Bytecoin is the first crypto that is based on the CryptoNote system with an open source code created for unidentified cash agreements. BCN defend the user's secrecy with impassive and unidentified transactions.

 

Bytecoin (BCN) was launched to the public on March 2014. Creators of the cryptocurrency had imitated its uncovering in 2014, saying that it was up and running as of 2012. The dates of the signatures in the whitepaper were subsequently proved to be bogus. By the time period, the 'uncovering' had happened, about 80 percent of Bytecoin's max supply had already been mined.

 

Since the coin established, various advancements have been made, including multi-valued transactions and various security modifications. In early 2013, the first execution of CryptoNote Java was written again using C++. As of mid 2015, Bytecoin has been hard forked more than 20 times. Bytecoin’s block-chain includes extra content not directly related to remitments: various blocks regard the geographic coordinates of educational institutions and of universities.

 

On March 31, 2015, the Bytecoin creators proclaimed their roadmap for various future releases.

 

The algorithm to mine Bytecoin is different in ways, in that it passively uses the AES command system for 32-bit microprocessors and a big sum of memory as well, which makes mining on a graphics card less cost-efficient than for BTC (Bitcoin).

 

It utilizes the specific CryptoNight algorithm. The core of the algorithm is in the ring signature, which supplies the max program anonymity presently. The cryptographic foundation for the protocol was developed by Adi Shamir, Ron Rivest, and Yael Taumann in early 2001, and it was finally finalized by K. Suzuki and E. Fujisaki by the end of 2007. The EdDSA strategy planned by the American mathematician Daniel Bernstein is utilized as the signature algorithm. Extra transaction obfuscation was later made additional to this foundation.

Cardano
  • Ticker symbolADA
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmProof of Stake
  • Emission25,927,070,538 ADA
  • Total emission45,000,000,000 ADA
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ADA
  • Market share1%

Cardano is a blockchain project created by “Charles Hoskinson”, the co-founder of Ethereum, to “provide a more balanced and sustainable ecosystem” for cryptocurrencies. Reported on its website, ADA is the only coin with a “scientific philosophy and research-driven approach.” Basically, this means that Cardano’s open-source block-chain goes through a strict peer to review procedure by programmers and scientists in academia.

 

Cardano is the first in existence peer-reviewed block-chain. The nonprofit organization accountable for Cardano consisted of a team of academics and scientists from assorted universities, including the Tokyo Institute of Technology and the University of Edinburgh, to review its systems before they are released to the public. Its a third-generation cryptocurrency and smart contract platform that has claimed to better the scaling issues of BTC, a first-generation coin, and ETH, which consist of the second-generation.

 

Cardano’s system consists of two parts. The CSL (Cardano Settlement Layer) is utilized to set transactions that use ADA, Cardano’s cryptocurrency. The Control Layer, which is still being development, will be utilized for smart contracts. The hierarchic composition of Cardano guarantees that it can be used as a center of exchange and as well as to create smart contracts. Furthermore, the system has noted to be interoperable with the mainstream finance system.

 

The second part is the center of Cardano’s system, Ouroboros, an algorithm that uses PoS (Proof of Stake) protocol to mine coins. The protocol is custom-made to cut down energy utilization and the time period it takes for making new coins.

 

In a typical PoS (Proof of Stake) algorithm, nodes with the maximal stake create transaction blocks in a block-chain. But the Ouroboros algorithm utilises the algorithm completely different.

 

Ouroboros is explained as the “first provably secure proof of stake algorithm.” This title is supported on two characteristics of the transaction ledger: Perseverance and Liveliness.

Centrality
  • Ticker symbolCENNZ
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,200,000,000 CENNZ
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CENNZ

Centrally is a blockchain venture studio that aims to connect startups that allow consumers to make peer-to-peer transactions on a single infrastructure. It launched its own coin as an effort to keep the ownership of the company ownership decentralized.

 

Centrally's CEO is Aaron McDonald. The company is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand and has offices in Melbourne and London. We were not able to establish where Cenrally is registered. The company was founded in 2016.

 

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Chainlink
  • Ticker symbolLINK
  • Genesis DateSeptember 16, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 LINK
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 LINK

ChainLink is a decentralized oracle service created to unleash the full potential of smart contracts to improve businesses around the world. The service aims to use blockchain's smart contracts to facilitate financial agreements like bank payments. To date, ChainLink has partnered up with Swift Bank, zeppelin_os and Request Network.

 

ChainLink's CEO is Sergey Nazarov. We were not able to establish where ChainLink is located or registered. The company was founded in 2013.

 

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Cindicator
  • Ticker symbolCND
  • Genesis DateSeptember 09, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission2,000,000,005 CND
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CND

Cindicator is a developer of predictive analytics that it makes available to holders of their CND tokens. The company's products allow traders and financial analysts to create prediction models and manage their assets more efficiently. The system, enhanced by AI, combines several existing systems into one to offer maximum efficiency.

 

Cindicator's CEO is Mike Brusov. The company is headquartered in New York, USA and has offices in St. Petersburg and Moscow. We were not able to establish where Cindicator is registered. The company was founded in 2015.

 

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Civic
  • Ticker symbolCVC
  • Genesis DateJuly 12, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Emission342,727,956 CVC
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 CVC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CVC
  • Market share0.02%

CVC is the homegrown token of the CIVIC network. The CIVIC foundation is extremely knowledgeable, with Vinny Lingham as the CEO, and Jonathan Smith as the CTO. CIVIC is a personal identity administration service that permits one to protect and permit the utilization of their personal identity in real-time. Basically for example, every time when you are needed to demonstrate that you are who you say you are, you need to go through the same check and document compliance procedure repeatedly from the beginning. CVC has the answer for this common hassle.

 

Although, using CIVIC network allows you to use your one time proved data to be utilized again, but only in places where CIVIC is recognized. This is titled your CIVIC ID. This means, you can confirm your personal identity without having to go through time and time again from bottom, instead you can use your CIVIC ID by the service that you are trying to utilize.

 

There will mainly be three entities to the CIVIC network. The identity requester, which will be utilized by the one who is requesting to verify the user’s identity. The identity validation, which is the one who will validate the identity. And finally the user, who is the one whose identity requester wants to verify.

 

The total token supply for CVC is 1 billion, which 33% was sold in the token sale, 33% was kept by CIVIC, 33% is being allocated for dispersion for payment for participating in the system, and the last 1% for covering all the token sale costs.

Cortex
  • Ticker symbolCTXC
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission299,792,458 CTXC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CTXC

Cortex aims to provide the possibility for any blockchain to have artificial intelligence integrated into it. The project also provides a platform for user-created dapps to be submitted and post tasks on the platform.

 

CEO Ziqi Chen has a Master of Science in both civil engineering and machine learning and is a co-founder of Waterhole.io. CTO Weiyang Wang has a Master of Science in Statistics and is a certified financial risk manager with experience and interest in cryptography and deep learning. Yang Yang, blockchain chief engineer, has a Master of Science in computer science, has experience with the blockchain and cryptocurrency, and is the other co-founder of Waterhole.io.

 

Cortex's CEO is Ziqi Chen, whose previous projects include waterhole.io. The company is headquartered in Beijing, China. We were not able to establish where is registered. The company was founded in 2018.

 

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Cred
  • Ticker symbolLBA
  • Genesis DateMay 22, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 LBA
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 LBA

Cred is meant to be the cryptocurrency micro-investing platform, the lending ecosystem with decentralization that is based on Ethereum blockchain. The loan products of Cred are designed for suiting the needs of those people who are not satisfied with traditional bank methods and its policy. Cred became a partner of 13 cryptocurrency platforms and coins, for instance, Ethereum, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Monero, EOS, XRP, Komodo, ZenCash, Stellar, Wax, Ripple, and Dash. The ecosystem provides its investors with many cryptocurrency investment options as well as tokens including Worldwide Asser eXchange’s WAX and Neblio’s NEBL. Cred always looks for interesting coins and projects for adding to the platform. It takes much time because the company has a strict coin assessment process.


Cred application provides information about coins. Each coin offering has a graph which can be expanded and used to show the price of any coin from the last 24 hours, month and more. What is more, the users of Cred application are able to press a ‘Learn’ button that describes the purpose of each token, its history, and relevance in the cryptocurrency industry. Investors can select the cryptocurrency type with a minimum investment amount of 10$ and a maximum of 2,000$.


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Credits
  • Ticker symbolCS
  • Genesis DateMar 05, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission249,471,071 CS
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CS

Credits is the open blockchain platform using the autonomous smart contracts and the internal cryptocurrency. The main Credits purpose is to create the blockchain systems services with the use of self-executing smart contracts and public data registry.

 

The Credits system uses completely new technologies, for instance the new consensus and decision algorithm that is based on multiple validation and data processing with secure implementation solution. Credits Transmission Data Protocol working within the decentralized network is able to process transactions from 0.1 sec per transaction. In addition to it, Credits Data Validation Algorithm is based on cryptocurrency algorithms of high security providing the transaction validation and verification solution.

 

For the purpose of creating and running decentralized applications and services, Credits uses the blockchain solutions. The great variety of solutions is connected to external data sources, the smart contracts launch at the appropriate time, the tokens of Credits blockchain.

 

The storage of any computer information is absolutely secure. The use of the Credits blockchain is a good solution for those participants who have limited trust to each other. The Credits blockchain network monitors and displays all payments, transfers and assents, the smart contracts which are opened and confirmed in the public register.


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Cryptaur
  • Ticker symbolCPT
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission27,662,180,148 CPT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CPT

Cryptaur is the blockchain platform based on Ethereum that is used for implementing a wide assortment of dApps in a fast and efficient manner. The platform uses a shared economic framework aiming to improve the P2P interactions between users. The CEO and founder of Cryptaur is Dmitry Buriak – the businessman with vast entrepreneurial experience in lots of industries beginning from ferrous metallurgy and ending with wellness.

 

Cryptaur is a foundational structure where the dApps can be constructed, expanded and hosed. The main goal of Cryptaur is user’s provision with unique products and services delivered to the customer without any middlemen.

 

The platform uses the module called Cryptaur Pay to facilitate fixable fiat and crypto payments. What is more, the service protocol (Cryptaur Consumer Protection) is used for governing the consumer disputes in a systematic way.

 

The Cryptaur token (CPN) is an ERC20-compliant coin using for payment of all platform fees and transaction surcharges. The company’s reward system is also driven with help of CPT.

 

The platform fosters a good environment for commercial activity promotion as it has the service modules that can be used for business-consumer exchanges, peer-to-peer commerce, and sharing economy applications supporting the overall system growth.

Crypto.com
  • Ticker symbolMCO
  • Genesis DateJune 26, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission31,587,682 MCO
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 MCO

Crypto.com is known to be a pioneering payments and cryptocyrrency platform having the aim to accelerate the world’s transaction to cryptocurrency.

Using the MCO Visa Card, the Crypto.com provides its customers with opportunity to buy, sell and send fiat and crypto money. In addition to it, the holders of MCO Visa Card are able to access, manage and spend their funds anytime and monitor over 200 coins with their prices, volume, market cap, % change, etc.

 

With Crypto.com Wallet App, the users can top up fiat money with bank transfer, debit or credit card, or crypto. Talking about crypto money, it can be bought with fiat money or with a credit card.

 

In MCO Visa Card used by Crypto.com exists the exchange policy where the fiat money can be exchanged following the real-time Interbank exchange rates with 5-8% savings and no additional fees for crypto to crypto exchange. What is more, the holders of MCO Visa Card are able to send the crypto and fiat currencies to the users of Crypto.com Wallet App in an instant way and without fees. The withdrawal of crypto to external wallet addresses takes a small fixed fee.

 

CEO of Crypto.com is Kris Marszalek.

CyberMiles
  • Ticker symbolCMT
  • Genesis DateDecember 05, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 CMT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 CMT

CyberMiles is an e-commerce blockchain platform which is smart, fast, secure, and free. It guarantees the quick and instant transaction speed and templates of smart contract. The platform is a good choice for those e-commerce companies that aim to deploy their business on Blockchain technology easily and productively.

 

The platform has a great variety of smart contract templates for e-commerce applications. Focusing on e-commerce and online marketplaces, CyberMiles integrates the blockchain innovations to create the Smart Business Contracts on an effective and powerful chain. What is more, it resolves the latency issues that can be possible in association with existing blockchains of general use.

 

The CyberMiles Token is known to be a «master token» that funds and empowers new e-commerce applications and projects.

 

The platform is absolutely safe and fast. The decentralized CyberMiles created the additional protection – a «pre-defense» and «post recovery» mechanism. In addition to it, the Virtual CyberMiles machine calculates the Smart Contracts with a fast and instant speed that suits all business needs.

 

CyberMiles does not need fees for most common operations during transactions. The operations are conducted in an absolutely free and secure way.

 

CEO of CyberMiles platform is Lucas Lu, Ph.D. and the founder of 5miles (2014).

Dash
  • Ticker symbolDASH
  • Genesis DateJanuary 19, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmX11 (Proof of Work)
  • Emission8,648,696 DASH
  • Total emission22,000,000 DASH
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DASH
  • Market share0.62%

Dash was established in 2014, Dash, in the beginning, was known as “Darkcoin” and was planned to guarantee user secrecy and obscurity. In fact, the cryptocurrencies white paper, authored by Evan Duffield and Daniel Diaz, describe Dash as “the first privacy-centric cryptographic currency” founded on Nakamoto’s work.

 

While it still features powerful cryptography characteristics, Dash has since remolded its aspiration. The cryptocurrency now intends to become a medium for everyday transactions. “Dash is Digital Cash you can spend anywhere,” as its website boldly titles.

 

The transition in Dash’s imagery has sufficed it well. As of this composition, it is the world’s 11th most valuable cryptocurrency.

 

So how is Dash different from bitcoin? The main difference between Dash and bitcoin is in its algorithm, used by them to mine its coins. Dash utilizes X11 algorithm, which is an altered version of the POS(Proof of Stake) algorithm. It as well uses conjoined mixing to scuffle transactions and make privacy achievable on its blockchain. While bitcoin uses a POW(Proof-of-Work) algorithm.
 

Besides its algorithms between the two cryptocurrencies, there are other key differences. For starters, they both have assorted systems for managing its transactions. The transactions on bitcoin’s blockchain need to be valid by all nodes inside a network. The procedure, which is designed to make sure consensus without authorization, needs significant investment infrastructure for full nodes or nodes devoted to mining. In this system of rules, bitcoin miners running full nodes committed to increasing the sum of time and money to make sure it has optimal operations. With the ordering of bitcoin’s network, this can become an impossible job.

 

Dash has utilized economic incentive as a starter point and established a system of Masternodes to complete the confirmation and establishment of transactions. Masternodes are fundamentally full nodes with a beginning stake.
 

It also resolved scalability issues for transactions. This is because they cut down the number of nodes needed to successfully authorize a transaction to a controllable number. They are responsible for the approval of transactions from the miner network and supplying services, such as payment and privateness, to the Dash network.

 

Forthcoming prospects for Dash in these countries look very positive. The Venezuelan government, which lately presented its own cryptocurrency called the “Petro”, has approved an order to government agencies declaring them to accept any cryptocurrency for work or related services. Dash has been an early proposer in the country.

DATA
  • Ticker symbolDTA
  • Genesis DateJanuary 17, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission11,500,000,000 DTA
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DTA

DATA is known to be the decentralized AI-powered trust alliance. It is the authentication protocol based on blockchain digital data that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and P2P mobile storage infrastructure in order to build the decentralized and reliable ecosystem.

 

The main challenging problem in digital advertising economy is the fraudulence activity. That is why DATA, the blockchain-based advertising protocol and technology stack, aims at resolving the data fraud in digital ecosystem, inefficient cooperation, ecosystem resources waste and unfair value distribution that is caused by lack of trust. DATA is able to realize the data tracking, data awards and control of data quality through credit rating for device-level data.

 

DATA recently announced the strategic partnership with Lamba – the leading infrastructure project based on blockchain. DATA and Lambda are going to explore the approaches to address issues of confirmed ownership motivation, data source tracking and control of quality. The main priority is to support the industries such as the financial technology and digital advertisement. DATA and Lamba will co-operate and provide creative, implementable and secure solutions for all these existing problematic points.

Decred
  • Ticker symbolDCR
  • Genesis DateFebruary 08, 2016
  • Hashing AlgorithmBlake-256
  • Total emission21,000,000 DCR
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DCR

 

Decred is the cryptocurrency based on blockchain, an open-source similar to Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency was launched in February 2016 by the developers of Bitcoin. The Decred project uses a Proof-of-Work and Proof-of-Stake hybrid that is called Proof-of-Activity for consensus that confirms new blocks including transactions. Decred DCR coin is mined, 60 percent is distributed to the Decred Wallet of the PoW miner, 30 percent is distributed to PoS voters, and 10 percent is held by a development subsidy – Decred.

Dent
  • Ticker symbolDENT
  • Genesis DateJuly 12, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission100,000,000,000 DENT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DENT

Dent is a blockchain-based virtual telecom company (telco), cryptocurrency aiming to build the global environment for everyone who wants to purchase and sell units if mobile data.

 

This worldwide marketplace provides the global platform for users and consumers who are limited by one regional operator and do not have good purchasing and usage abilities. Dent provides telco operators with a unified data marketplace in order to cooperate and interact with the global base of users.

 

Dent consists of many significant components: data marketplace (the users can use Dent tokens to buy and sell data on the marketplace), data exchange (users’ provision with Dent integrated exchange), mobile application (iOs and Android download) and community building (the users obtain Dent token and participate in community).

 

Dent token (the ERC-20 token) is used on the Dent blockchain network which is already being sold on the marketplace and is being used over 3.5 million users around the world. This coin aims to be the major currency for mobile data among the Telcos and users.

 

The main purpose of Dent creation was the data repurposing and the way data is shared, stored, sold, and paid for. Adding interoperability across data plans is the problem Dent solves.

DigiByte
  • Ticker symbolDGB
  • Genesis DateJanuary 10, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission21,000,000,000 DGB
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DGB

DigiByte is an open-source crypto-currency being ran on the DigiByte network, a decentralized international blockchain that was created in early 2013. The DigiByte token was created in 2013 and launched by January 2014. And although it was founded on BTC (Bitcoin), improvements in the code permitted for better functionality, it includes a fifteen second block time and reinforced security.

 

DigiByte was developed by the entrepreneur and programmer Jared Tate with the primary goal of developing a quick and secure cryptocurrency that could range a bigger and much more decentralized community than BTC (Bitcoin). The introductory Digibyte block was first mined at the beginning of January 2014, and enclosed the newspaper headline from USA Today: “Target: Data stolen from up to 110M customers," this headline was hashed into the Genesis block to show the value of security in digital transactions. It also included was a pre-mine to pay creators on the blockchain and its early investors.

 

DigiByte innovated an asymmetric effort accommodation mining with DigiShield, which is a widely utilized system and the center of various other block-chains.

 

DigiByte launched with a block time of 15 seconds and being able to handle up to 500-600 TPS (transactions per second). Every two years the DigiByte blockchain's network doubles the amount of TPS (transactions per second) by multiplying the block size. In early 2017, it was capable of reaching about 560 TPS (transactions per second), with a limit ability of 280K TPS (transactions per second) to be reached in 2035.

 

The peak number of coins is 21 billion, and it is so-posed to be accomplished in 21 years after development in 2035. The amount of tokens is an intended ratio of 1:1000 to BTC (Bitcoin).

DigitalNote
  • Ticker symbolXDN
  • Genesis DateMay 30, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission8,589,869,056 XDN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 XDN

DigitalNote (XDN) is also known as duckNote and DarkNote. It is the decentralized private cryptocurrency that is based in CryptoNote anonymous technology and blockchain based unique encrypted messaging system which is unable to be found or traced.

 

DigitalNote provides its users around the world with transactions that are qualitatively protected and untraceable encrypted messaging transfer with law processing fees in a decentralized peer-to-peer network.

 

Holding the XDN private key, the users are able to get the access to their funds without any censorship, surveillance or intervention. The users’ transactions are conducted in total privacy.

 

In XDN base is used the PoW/PoS hybrid mechanism that helps to reduce the resources and power consumed by the blockchain network. The hybrid mechanism is used to achieve the consensus in the network and authenticate transactions.

 

What is more, XDN was developed with CryptoNote protocol that uses the memory-bound function called the CryproNight algorithm. The algorithm encourages the decentralized work that is fair. CryptoNight algorithm prevents the network from ASIC miners’ monopolization.

 

DigitalNote uses the CryptoNote technolody allowing the transactions where the details or data of the sender and receiver cannot be divulged from blockchaim. The public key usage also guarantees the data security and privacy.

Dogecoin
  • Ticker symbolDOGE
  • Genesis DateDecember 08, 2013
  • Hashing AlgorithmScrypt (Proof of Stake)
  • Emission118,333,005,122 DOGE
  • Total emission100,000,000 DOGE
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DOGE
  • Market share0.2%

Dogecoin was developed by programmer “Billy Markus” from Portland, Oregon, who had hoped to create an amusing cryptocurrency that could reach a wider sociology than Bitcoin. Also, he wanted to distance it from the arguable history of all the other coins. And at the same time “Jackson Palmer”, an associate of Adobe Systems' marketing department in Australia, was pushed on Twitter by a student at Front Range Community College, to make the thought a dream come true.

 

After he had received several mentions on Twitter, Palmer decided to purchase the domain “dogecoin.com” and then proceeded to add a splash screen, which faced the coin's trademark and disordered Comic Sans text. Markus had seen the site linked in an IRC chat room, and began an attempt to develop the currency after contacting Palmer. Markus founded Dogecoin on an existing cryptocurrency, “Luckycoin”, which featured a randomised reward that is accepted for mining a block, although this action was later changed to a static block reward mid March 2014. In turn, Luckycoin was created off of Litecoin, which likewise uses scrypt technology in its POW(proof-of-work) algorithm. The utilization of scrypt is a way that miners cannot use SHA-256 bitcoin mining equipment, and that devoted FPGA and ASIC machines used for mining are complex to create. Dogecoin was formally launched on December 6, 2013.The Dogecoin network was actually deliberate to produce 100 billion Dogecoins, but it wasn’t until later, that it was declared that the Dogecoin network would make infinite Dogecoins.

 

Then on December 25, 2013, the first big theft of Dogecoin happened when millions of coins were taken during a hack on the cryptocurrency online wallet program Dogewallet. The hacker got complete access to the program’s file system and changed it to send and receive the page to send any and all coins to an unchanging address. This hack incident blasted tweets about Dogecoin, making it the most mentioned altcoin on Twitter at the time in 2013, and although it was in acknowledged as a negative event. To help all of those who lost crypto on Dogewallet after its hack, the Dogecoin community began an inaugural named "SaveDogemas" to assist donated coins to all those who had them robbed. More or less one month later, an adequate amount of money was donated to cover every last of the coins that were taken. And on January 2014, the exchange volume of Dogecoin began to surpass that of Bitcoin and every other cryptocurrencies jointed, however, its market capitalization stayed considerably right behind of Bitcoin’s. At the end of January 2015, Dogecoin had a market cap of 13.5 million USD.

Dragonchain
  • Ticker symbolDRGN
  • Genesis DateDecember 01, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission433,494,437 DRGN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 DRGN

Dragonchain is the cryptocurrency that was created by the Disney workers’ team forming the non-profit Dragonchain Foundation. CEO of Dragonchain is Joe Roets who has experience in software development design and architecture.

 

Dragonchain blockchain is the platform that uses the cryptocurrency of dragons. The platform functions on blockchain and exists as the business platform, marketplace, and incubator. The Dragonchain allows ICOs to run on the platform and at the same time, it lets developers create, develop and test their own cryptocurrencies. The Dragonchain marketplace allows smart contracts and other services to be exchanged with the DRGN coin.

 

The DRGN coin (ERC-20 token) is used on Dragonchain network. The amount of DRGN supply is limited. The more holders have DRGN coins, the bigger slumber score they get. It allows the investors to receive the benefits from the Dragonchain Foundation.

 

Dragonchain is flexible in coding as it supports java, python, node, and C#. Even without the Dragonchain application, the cryptocurrency becomes very successful because of allowing the developers to code in more than one language.

 

Dragon is the cryptocurrency with the potential increase as it has the ability to host ICO’s campaigns and offers opportunity to use the variety of different programming languages.

Eidoo
  • Ticker symbolEDO
  • Genesis DateOctober 02, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission90,708,326 EDO
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 EDO

Eidoo is known to be the multicurrency wallet allowing users to store different cryptocurrencies such as ETH, ERC20, and ERC223 tokens with a single backup passphrase. Originally, Eidoo was only a mobile wallet for Android and iOS devices. It was launched in 2017. The beta version of the desktop application was released in 2018.

 

The main goal of Eidoo company is the improvement of people’s activity in regards to their assets, investments, and profits. Eidoo aims at innovating the relationship between people and the world of cryptocurrency. That is why Eidoo team provides secure and simple services that are absolutely transparent and have control over the financial assets of customers.

 

Eidoo is completely secure. It offers key security measures in order to help the crypto holdings to be in safety. The private key is stored only on user’s device and not on any serves, so the users keep the control of their private keys. With backup phrase (a single 12-word passphrase) the users have the ability to back up and restore all their crypto holdings. The last one is the recovery tool that makes the recovery of the user’s wallet possible in case of getting a new number or new device.

Elastos
  • Ticker symbolELA
  • Genesis DateDecember 22, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission33,777,123 ELA
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ELA

Elastos is known to be an Internet that is powered by blockchain technology where the users have the complete control over their digital assets.

When running the DApps, the users do not have to access the Internet. The DApp is run on the SmartWeb. This feature protects the users’ data from different kinds of digital attacks and malware.  In addition to it, the DApps can be run on every operating system (Android, iOS, PC, etc.).

 

Elastos network has its own currency – ELA coin. It can be used for any system activity such as digital assets investment, trade, fees payment and many more. 33 million of ELA tokens were minted in the Genesis block.

 

Elastos consists of 4 pillars that enable network separation and flexibility of the platform.  Elastos Blockchain separates the functionality of app between the main chain (it takes care of basic transactions and transfer payment) and the sidechains (they execute the smart contracts of DApps). Elastos Runtime gives the flexibility to run DApps outside of the Elastos operating system. With the Elastos Carrier, the users can rent out the computational power and storage capabilities to other users.  The Elastos Software Development Kit (SDK) connects applications to the Smart Web.

Electroneum
  • Ticker symbolETN
  • Genesis DateOctober 30, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission21,000,000,000 ETN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ETN

Electroneum (ETN) is a mobile cryptocurrency allowing and offering a wallet for smartphones. It has been designed in order to give the users an opportunity to obtain and enjoy cryptocurrency at all.

 

What is more, the Electrineum project has developed the application that can be run on iOS and Android. The application contains the functions of easy wallet and lets users get experience in smartphone mobile mining and cryptocurrency.  The instant transactions from the users’ phones became easy and secure. The Electroneum Application allows users to pay for items in shops or stores in ETN instantly from a mobile phone, tablet or computer. The Electroneum blockchain was specially modified to limit the ability of ASIC and GPU miners and allow mobile users to run the blockchain.

 

The own cryptocurrency of Electroneum project is ETN token.

 

The founder and CEO of Electroneum project is Richard Ells. He is the experienced tech entrepreneur.

Emercoin
  • Ticker symbolEMC
  • Genesis DateDecember 11, 2013
  • Hashing AlgorithmSHA-256
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 EMC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 EMC

Emercoin (EMC) is a decentralized open-source cryptocurrency that was created in late 2013 and is based on technologies from Bitcoin, Namecoin and Peercoin. This cryptocurrency is known to employ both proof-of-work (PoW) mining and proof-of-stake (POS) minting. It uses the SHA-265 hashing algorithm for mining the coins and also offers 6% annual interest on staked coins.

 

The Emercoin project implements the RFC3489 (STUN) protocol. This protocol uses the geographically distributed serves for external IP discovery.

 

Emercoin is based on the blockchain technology and provides a name-value storage system that includes an integrated DNS server for *.coin, *.emc, *.lib, *.bazar domains.

 

Emercoin uses blockchain not just for transfer credit values. Emercoin is considered to be a technological platform for distributed, censorship-proof and scalable services. That is why the developers of Emercoin project created a suite of services running on top of the Emercoin blockchain that can be useful for many companies and private persons.

 

Founder and CEO of Emercoin is Eugene Shumilov.

Endor Protocol
  • Ticker symbolEDR
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,500,000,000 EDR
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 EDR

Endor Protocol is the protocol making predictions be scalable, accurate and accessible to all. This Ethereum blockchain-based protocol aims to make the analysis of big data, large-scale data manipulation, etc. The Endor project implements its goals using blockchain technology and its own cryptocurrency on the platform. ERC-20 token is a standard compliant token that is used to enable users to pay for custom data analysis and Endor Ai predictions. The highly efficient Proof-of-Stake consensus algorithm is used in Endor mechanism.  

Enigma
  • Ticker symbolENG
  • Genesis DateOctober 12, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmPoS (Proof of Stake)
  • Total emission150,000,000 ENG
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ENG

Enigma is a platform created to make life easier for traders and investors. Due to it they will be able to automate their difficult investment methods. Everybody who creates his fund will be able to sell his products to other users.

Enigma is a decentralized computing crypto platform that guarantees complete data confidentiality. Its main goal is to give developers a place where they would be able to create applications without the participation of third parties, and their projects - would be "hidden" from the eyes of others until the official release. For the safety of information, Enigma uses a multi-party computation.

The total supply of the Enigma tokens is 45 million. The trade ticker for the Enigma token is ENG, and it is based on the ERC20 standard.

At the moment, Enigma's tokens are traded on the Binance, Bittrex and Liqui exchanges. The cost of one ENG token at the moment is $ 0.59, with a total project capitalization of $ 45,000,000.

ENG is a cryptocurrency was issued on the blockchain Ethereum. The main goal of it is to serve the Enigma crypto platform. Mining is not required for this, and the entire number of tokens was released during the ICO. That’s why, the only way to get a cryptocurrency is to buy it.

Token is developed on the ground of the universal protocol ERC20. Any wallet that supports this standard is suitable to store ENG cryptocurrency. Among them are Myetherwallet, Parity and Metamask.

It’s still very early to speak of the prospects of Enigma. While they may potentially be great, the future of the startup yet unclear.

Enjin Coin
  • Ticker symbolENJ
  • Genesis DateOctober 02, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Emission760,720,884 ENJ
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 ENJ
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ENJ
  • Market share0.03%

ENJ (Enjin Coin) is a rapidly developing cryptocurrency that provides content creators, game publishers as well as game servers and different communities an easy solution for implementation of various virtual goods and even real value into their gameplay and community interaction patterns. As the gaming industry is one of the most rapidly developing ones as of now, and, its temp of growth is only expected to increase over the course of the next ten years, all the signs are pointing towards the bright future for this project, provided that it does it’s part of the job decisively and intently. This future may be brighter yet: just as in any industry, there are some parts of the larger whole, that, while interconnected, are developing faster than others, sometimes by leagues. For the game industry, this unicorn is streaming, and it’s developing faster than anyone could’ve ever imagined, much less planned. As the large part of this project is focused on satisfying the needs of streamers, you see where it might lead… Not even mentioning that the whole industry is now going through the revolution with the introduction of Virtual Reality gaming.

This token operates under ERC-20 standard on the Ethereum smart contract platform and gives game developers, content creators, streamers and gaming communities a thing they all crave for: the required crypto-backed means of value transfer and tools for creating, implementing and managing of the virtual goods. The platform provided a complete support for the aforementioned tokens the first 6 months after its creation. Enjin is set on developing a framework of exclusively open-source development kits for software (SDKs), virtual item management apps, game plugins, wallets, and a platform that will be able to serve as a fast and secure payment gateway.

EOS
  • Ticker symbolEOS
  • Genesis DateJuly 01, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmDelegated Proof-of-Stake
  • Emission1,006,245,120 EOS
  • Total emission1,010,000,000 EOS
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 EOS
  • Market share3.29%

EOS is a blockchain platform with the use of the delegated proof-of-stake (DPOS). Whilst the open source software is developed by the Cayman Islands registered Block.one Company, the actual blockchain launch is carried out by volunteer block producer candidates. At the moment, the project is going through the ICO stadium that will be completed in 2018. The project’s chief developer is Dan Larimer.


In less than 1 year EOS has made it to the top 5 of coinmarketcap, and, what's more important, remained there. Its price has skyrocketed 58% just in 2 days, which is crazy even for the cryptocurrency realm. These facts alone speak high of the project, but let's get deeper into what's so special about it.


Like any project that runs an Initial Coin Offering, EOS addresses and tries to resolve certain problems, namely:

  • scalability

  • user fees

  • DAPP deployment speed and creation ease

Unlike any project that ran an ICO, the EOS one had been going for a year instead of several weeks or month. EOS, being a DAPP platform, an ecosystem for creating DAPPs, to be more precise, can't escape the fate of being compared to the ETH. Some went as far as calling it the "Ethereum killer" and while that may be a bit excessive, at least for now, and a lot would not agree with it, none can deny that the project has vast potential, great idea, and an experienced block.one team, capable of delivering it to reality, including Dan Larimer, creator of Steemit and Bitshares.

EOS implements the Delegated Proof-of-Stake algorithm to achieve consensus, in brief, it can be compared to a democratic government: you are letting the person you vote for use your voting power to produce blocks, forfeiting some decentralization in favor of faster transactions and lower fees. EOS intends to have a group of 21 "active" block producers, which are to be chosen in a democratic election process where each EOS token can be used to vote for up to 30 delegates. Good thing is that virtually anyone who holds some EOS  tokens can be elected as a block producer, though that is as fair as saying that any citizen can become a president. Implementation of DPoS will allow EOS to process millions of transactions per second and thus have ability to achieve widespread adoption. In perspective, Bitcoin can handle 7 transactions per second, Bitcoin - 15, and Visa - up to 56k, or so it claims, while, in reality, VISA’s tps count rarely exceeds 1.7k.
Recently EOS has launched it’s mainnet and is no longer a ERC-20 token. (owning 1% of EOS allows for usage of up to 1% of the available network bandwidth and storage). EOS coins also allow their owners to cast votes and participate in the governance of the blockchain, again, in proportion to the owner's stake.

Ethereum
  • Ticker symbolETH
  • Genesis DateJuly 30, 2015
  • Hashing AlgorithmEthash (Proof of Stakes)
  • Emission104,964,889 ETH
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ETH
  • Market share13.09%

Ethereum is an open software platform based on blockchain technology, it is a modified version of Nakamoto’s Bitcoin,  that allows developers to build and set up decentralized applications.

 

Ethereum just like Bitcoin, is on a public blockchain network.  Alike how bitcoin is mined, On Ethereum, miners are working to earn Ether. Ether is used to fuel the entire blockchain. Despite their compelling technical differences among both of them, the crucial characteristic to notice is that both vary in their capability and function.

 

And although Bitcoin is used to track ownership, the Ethereum blockchain is focused on running any decentralized app using its smart contract.

 

So what is a smart contract?  A smart contract is in simple terms, computer code stored and carried out on top of the Ethereum blockchain.  This code can aid with the exchange of fiat, properties, shares, really anything that has value. When the smart contract is running, its becomes a self-computer that automatically will execute when its particular conditions have met.  And because this computer code is running on the blockchain, there is no risk of fraud, censorship, or any third party intervention.

 

Ethereum was projected in 2013 by Vitalik Buterin.  Vitalik Buterin picked the name Ethereum after browsing Wikipedia articles about elements and science fiction, when he found the name, noting, "I immediately realized that I liked it better than all of the other alternatives that I had seen; I suppose it was the fact that sounded nice and it had the word 'ether', referring to the hypothetical invisible medium that permeates the universe and allows light to travel."

 

The project had a crowdsale between the months of July and August 2014 using bitcoin as payment, and the blockchain finally went live at the end of July 2015,  with only 11 million coins that were premined to start. This at the time was only about 13% of the total circulating supply.

 

Then in 2016 the Ethereum blockchain was split into two different blockchains. It forked into the new Ethereum(ETH), and the original continued but with the new name Ethereum Classic(ETC). This all became a result of the downfall of an organization called the DAO, or decentralized autonomous organization.

 

Ethereum can be purchased from most exchanges, and is the second, behind bitcoin, as most paired with every other cryptocurrency, making it the second most valuable cryptocurrency of today.

Ethereum Classic
  • Ticker symbolETC
  • Genesis DateJuly 30, 2015
  • Hashing AlgorithmEthash (Proof of Stakes)
  • Emission109,041,413 ETC
  • Total emission230,000,000 ETC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 ETC
  • Market share0.44%

Ethereum Classic is an open source, decentralised, blockchain-based apportioned cryptocurrency platform that runs using smart contracts. Based on the rule of “Code is Law,” smart contracts are executing autonomous digital apps which are able of running on their own as programmed. An examples of such application includes a system that is able to manage the working of the an ATM(automatic teller machine) and the bitcoin blockchain.
 

So lets breakdown what is Ethereum Classic. Ethereum Classic alleviate the running of smart contracts by contributing the benefit of decentralised governance. There is no need or expectation of any external intervention, observance, influence, or censoring of the working of such apps.

 

Ethereum Classic appeared as a hard fork of the Ethereum Blockchain, the other being Ethereum(ETH) itself. The fork happened when a hack happened on Ethereum in mid June 2016, and as a result $50 million worth Ethereum were taken.

 

The hard fork itself was created to return the stolen funds to the first-hand owners. When ETC was created, it resulted in hackers’ transactions to get voided, and the hard-fork caused the two versions to exist simultaneously next to each other. The new one was called Ethereum, and the previous one was renamed Ethereum Classic.

 

At the end of June 2017, the Ethereum Classic Twitter account had made a public tweet indicating a reason to believe that the website for the Classic Ether Wallet had been hacked. The Ethereum Classic Twitter account was able to confirm the details through a “Threatpost”. The Ethereum Classic developers decided to work with Cloudflare to put a warning on the hacked domain informing users of the phishing attack on the website.

 

In June 2018 Coinbase proclaimed it would list Ethereum Classic on its servers. Ethereum Classic was valued at just $12 USD before the listing, but then rose by about 50%. At the time of this writing, Ethereum Classic is being exchanged at around $11 USD, according to CoinMarketCap. This is following the current bear market.

ETHLend
  • Ticker symbolLEND
  • Genesis DateNovember 30, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,299,999,942 LEND
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 LEND

ETHLend network is blockhain-based projects aiming to democratize the complex procedure of lending by removing the control and power of large financial institutions and traditional banks. The target of ETHLend is to enable the cooperation between the lender and borrower without the need of middleman. The Decentralized Application ran on the Ethereum Network offers secure peer-to-peer lending via Smart Contracts.

The Lend token is used for trading on different trading exchanges. For safe Lend storage, the Lend wallet is required.

Ethos
  • Ticker symbolBQX
  • Genesis DateJune 27, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission222,000,000 BQX
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 BQX

Ethos is a cryptocurrency that categorizes itself as “people-powered”. The ICO (initial coin offering) happened from June to July of 2017.

 

The block-chain Ethos was developed in mid 2017 by a team of professional developers with an all-across-the-board education in the field of publicity and assistance of decentralized applications that are built on the block-chain, under the leading General Director Shingo Lavine. Ethos is a worldwide cryptocurrency wallet that permits you to make fast financial transactions with various types of crypto-currencies using a mobile API-application or computer software. The primary idea of the project is to develop a fresh digital crypto network that will gain the accessibility of ordinary people to the crypto-currency market, as well as supply the full level of security for inner transactions. The network uses the cryptocurrency ETH (Ethereum) and was developed on the structural block-chain ETH, which lets tokens to make transactions using smart contracts.

 

The Ethos network has various dependent software features, first being the Universal Ethos e-wallet, which lets people to rapidly interact with each user and watch transactions online.

 

Another feature is the social investment network, Crypto Investing Social, which connects new users of the crypto-currency network with professional investors and creators of other blockchain projects. Therefore, the authorized associates of the project will have the ability to share their information and also gain electronic tokens, serving members of the community to realize the features of digital cryptocurrency assets to assess the attraction of a specific cryptocurrency coin for investment

 

And finally, the Ethos coin is a built-in part of the system, and its utilization is required for its usage of the Ethos platform. Ethos tokens are utilized to access assorted utilities, supply physical payments to account holders and make an advanced payment network.

Factom
  • Ticker symbolFCT
  • Genesis DateSeptember 01, 2015
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 FCT

Factom is a decentralized publication protocol based on blockchain for building the immutable and independently verifiable record systems. The Factom project enables the secure storage of digital proofs for data provenance and integrity solutions. These Factom key functions are made without disclosing private data and requiring trusted intermediaries.

There are two tokens that are used on the Factom blockchain. While the Factoids tokens (FCT) are used for trading, the Entry Credits tokens (ET) are used to write to the network.

Fantom
  • Ticker symbolFTM
  • Total emission1,664,974,274 FTM
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 FTM

Fantom is a DAG-based blockchain protocol that is developed to enable the instant transactions and infinite scalability. The main target of the Fantom team is 300k transactions per second. Fantom project uses Story Data for tracking all past transactions.

The FTOM token is used primarily for staking and rewarding the witness nodes that participate in network validation. In addition to it, FTOM tokens are also used for incentivization schemes to reward users and attract contributors to the platform.

Feathercoin
  • Ticker symbolFTC
  • Genesis DateApril 16, 2013
  • Hashing AlgorithmNeoScrypt (Proof-of-Work)
  • Emission198,067,253 FTC
  • Total emission336,000,000 FTC
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 FTC
  • Market share0%

Feathercoin is an open-source cryptocurrency, publicized under the license of “MIT / X11.1”, its based on the LTC protocol. On mid April 2013 Feathercoin with success was able to fork from Litecoin by creating its “genesis” block.

 

The hash algorithm being used by Feathercoin is the PoW(Proof-of-Work) NeoScrypt, which has been seen on Phoenixcoin. NeoScrypt is 25 percent more memory consuming, which makes it less practicable to make ASICs for it.

 

The chief programmer for Feathercoin is Peter Bushnell, who at the time was running the information technology program for Brasenose College of Oxford University in Oxford, England. He has explained his motive for developing the coin in a conference with Vitalik Buterin, the mastermind of Ethereum.

 

A month after the debut of Feathercoin, Peter Bushnell quit his job as head of the IT at Oxford University and lived off his Litecoin savings.

 

He ended up also leaving the development of the coin in 2014, developing new projects such as HullCoin and then finally decided to return to the platform at the end of December 2017 with the intent of bringing Feathercoin technically at the exact level as “Bitcoin Core 0.13” and he also later added BarterDEX and Lightning technology to the coin as well.

 

At the end of March 2018, the beginning of the “Feathercoin Development Foundation” was finally announced. Their goal was to foster the further development and adoption of Feathercoin. Based in a city in Switzerland, Zug, which is also called the crypto-valley, the Feathercoin Foundation got alarming coverage by the Swiss local media such as Fintech News, Finews, and Swissinfo. By the beginning of July 2018, the “Feathercoin Development Foundation” had celebrated its very first 100 days of work.

 

The introductory version of Feathercoin was released mid April 2013 and was based on the “0.6.3 build” of LTC. The first block reward was set at 200 blocks but also not a single block was pre-mined. With its dividing rate every 2 million blocks, Feathercoin is constricted to 336 million coins. But it's about 16x more than BTC and 4x more than LTC. The average block time is about 1 minute, which, when it is compared to LTC, 2.5 minutes, and BTC, 8.4 minutes, making it considerably quick.

FunFair
  • Ticker symbolFUN
  • Genesis DateJune 23, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission10,999,873,621 FUN
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 FUN

FunFair is a blockchain-based gaming platform that is created to change the online casino industry. The platform runs on Ethereum blockchain and provides players with a fair and low-cost game setup on both computers and mobile phones.

The platform uses the FUN token. The token enables a wide range of gaming actions, for instance betting, lending, paying out players and repaying stakeholders.

As the platform is based on the blockchain technology, it guarantees complete transparency and efficiency of actions. 

Gas
  • Ticker symbolGAS
  • Genesis DateJuly 16, 2016
  • Total emission100,000,000 GAS
  • Formutility token
  • GroupTokens
  • Unit1 GAS

NEO is a new project. Its work is based on intellectual assets. Intellectual assets are a gathering of smart connections with blockchain technology and digital assets. It created two coins, one of which is GAS. Gas is a measure of the computational power needed to execute the transaction. GAS is a cryptocurrency that is distributed to the holders of NEO proportional to their stake. Commissions for the using of NEO are paid in GAS. Neo holders are rewarded with a certain amount of Gas every month, what is used as a power for the transaction. Thus, the more the NEO network is used, the greater the demand for GAS. As you may have already understood, they are inherently connected.

NEO has a lot of advantages compared to other cryptocurrencies. For example, it supports many different programming languages such as Java, C#, Go, Python and many others.  It makes easier the progress of this system due to attracting a lot of developers. The high security delivers the system from various types of cyber attacks. Except, NEO provides low commissions and high speed of the execution of transactions. Next good feature is a limited emission. There are 100 million NEO tokens in the system. Generation of GAS tokens, which are used as a reward for transaction confirmation, is also limited in time and quantity too. GAS is generated with each new unit. The initial total sum of GAS is zero. With an increasing in the rate of generation of new units, the total limit of 100 million GAZ will be reached in about 22 years.

NEO tokens represent shares in the NEO blockhouse. That’s why clients earn GAZ as dividends. The Gus tokens entitle to using the NEO block system and are used to pay fees for the using of different systems on a detachment.

Genesis Vision
  • Ticker symbolGVT
  • Genesis DateOctober 15, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission4,436,644 GVT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GVT

Genesis Vision is the platform that is based on blockchain technology and smart contracts aiming to build the private trust management markets.

Genesis Vision Token (GVT) is known to be an ERC20 utility token. This exclusive token serves as a universal currency for investments, profit distributions, and trade on the internal exchange.  The token is created during the period of Token Sale.

On the platform, investors invest their fund in «managers» that provide business strategies to make investors’ finances better.

Gifto
  • Ticker symbolGTO
  • Genesis DateDecember 13, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission1,000,000,000 GTO
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GTO

Gifto is a decentralized network protocol that is powered by the Ethereum blockchain. The Gifto ecosystem creates, curates, tracks, purchases, sends, and exchanges the virtual gifts across any content platform, for instance, YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, and Uplive App.

The Gifto token (GTO) is ERC20-compliant token that is used for purchasing, trading, exchanging the virtual gifts and rewarding the gifts creators within the ecosystem. The tokens can be bought on different crypto exchanges.

Gnosis
  • Ticker symbolGNO
  • Genesis DateApril 18, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission10,000,000 GNO
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GNO

Gnosis is a decentralized prediction market, an open-source that is based on Ethereum blockchain. The Gnosis platform provides the most efficient forecast tool in the world, incorporates customized information searching and sets a standard for prediction assets. In addition to it, Gnosis facilitates the creation and development of different market forecasting applications.

The cryptocurrency of the Gnosis and the license to access the Gnosis platform is GNO token.  Another token called WIZ works as a secondary token operating internally.

GoChain
  • Ticker symbolGO
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GO

GoChain is known to be a scalable, high performance, low cost, and decentralized blockchain platform and cryptocurrency supporting smart contracts and distributed applications. CEO of GoChain is Jason Dekker.

GoChain aims to develop public cryptocurrency based on decentralized apps and smart contracts. The keys to the GoGhain platform are contract executions and fast transactions (1,300 transactions per second).  The concern of open decentralization is addressed by forcing nodes to operate from multiple countries.

GoChain platform currency is GoChain Coin (GOC).

Groestlcoin
  • Ticker symbolGRS
  • Genesis DateMarch 22, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmGroestl
  • Total emission105,000,000 GRS
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GRS

Groestlcoin is a decentralized, open-source cryptocurrency based on blockchain technology. The main focus of Griestlcoin project is to enable users with a standard computer to mine coin using either the computer central processing unit (CPU) or its graphs processing unit.

This proof-of-work and proof-of-stake coin hybrid uses the ASIC-resistant Grøstl hashing algorithm in order to complete proof-of-work blocks.

The block reward is now fixed at 5 GRS per block (initially 25 GRS per block) with no halving.

Gulden
  • Ticker symbolNLG
  • Genesis DateMarch 29, 2014
  • Hashing AlgorithmScrypt
  • Total emission1,680,000,000 NLG
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 NLG

Gulden was the name of the Dutch national currency replaced by the Euro. The Gulden aims to become the ‘official’ cryptocurrency of the Netherlands.

Gulden was created to provide secure and fast method of performing the financial transactions between private individuals. It uses a Proof-of-Work consensus mechanism and the Scrypt hashing algorithm as it was a Litecoin fork.

The Gulden currency (NLG) can be bought on the official website, in exchanges for Euros. NLG coins can be traded with fiat and cryptocurrencies.

GXChain
  • Ticker symbolGXS
  • Genesis DateJune 10, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmDelegated Proof-of-Stake
  • Total emission100,000,000 GXS
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 GXS

GXChain is the commercialized data marketplace that is based on blockchain. GXS is the native cryptocurrency of the Gongxinbao blockchain platform.  The main purpose of GXS platform is to offer the secure and decentralized marketplace for the commercial exchange and online protection of data.

The GXB blockchain facilitates direct communication between the data buyer and seller. It enables a low cost and faster data flow mechanism.

The total supply of GXB token is 5 million token for the GXS mining pool.

High Performance Blockchain
  • Ticker symbolHPB
  • Genesis DateAugust 24, 2017
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission100,000,000 HPB
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 HPB

High Perfomance Blockchain is an open source technology that is meant to solve one of the most critical problems of blockchains – scaling. What is more, HPB prevents low transaction speed and excessive latency. The platform meets true business needs as it is designed to support millions of transactions per second and provide authorization within seconds.

HPB uses a delegated proof of stake (DPOS) consensus algorithm. Using it, the token holders can vote through the system to appoint new block producers.

Holo
  • Ticker symbolHOT
  • Genesis DateN/A
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission177,619,433,541 HOT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 HOT

Holo is the multipurpose decentralized platform aiming to create the hosting space for social applications where the apps are hosted out of the centralized internet through the peer-to-peer cloud computing infrastructure. It allows users to host several distributed applications on their computers with no hardware requirements or expertise.

Holochain is the central framework of Holo that consists of blockchains where every node operates on its separate blockchain. Distributed Hash Table (DHT) is employed to verify data on every nodal blockchain. 

Huobi Token
  • Ticker symbolHT
  • Genesis DateJanuary 31, 2018
  • Hashing AlgorithmN/A
  • Total emission500,000,000 HT
  • FormCryptocurrency
  • GroupDigital currencies
  • Unit1 HT

The Huobi Token (HT) is traded on the third-largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world – Huobi. The HT holders purchase various levels of VIP status on the Huobi exchange and get discount of fee. VIP users may gain early access to asset that will trade on Huobi or special events.

Additionally, the HN holders ownership the voting rights on exchange decisions, including new assets to be listed on the exchange.

HT is an ERC-20 coin.  Any wallet supporting Ethereum is required.