Blog

A history of EOS April 27, 2018

EOS is described as the youngest of the world’s top 10 cryptocurrencies. It currently ranks as the fifth largest by market capitalisation (at the time of writing around $12 billion), exceeded only by Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ripple (XRP) and Ethereum (ETH).

Read more
History of the Litecoin LTC cryptocurrency April 22, 2018

Litecoin was launched by Google engineer Charlie Lee to be a real alternative to Bitcoin, “silver to Bitcoin’s gold”. It was a deliberate change in the code from Bitcoin, called a hard fork. Lee’s aim was to build on the older cryptocurrency and not change things unless there was good reason to.

Read more
A history of Cardano and its Ada coin April 17, 2018

Cardano is a public blockchain and smart contract platform supporting the Ada cryptocurrency. But this altcoin’s singularity stems from the fact that it is based on scientific philosophy, academic theory and peer reviewed research.

Read more
The origin of Bitcoin April 14, 2018

The history of Bitcoin shows that it has its ultimate origin in a so-called white paper published in 2008 by, allegedly, Satoshi Nakamoto. On 31 October 2008 “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” was posted to a cryptography mailing list, published under the name “Satoshi Nakamoto”.

Read more
A year in the life of Stellar (XLM) April 10, 2018

It's been a turbulent, often nerve-shattering year for cryptocurrency traders and although Stellar, with its worthy ambitions for global finance, tried to set itself apart from the mania, it's fortunes have run parallel with its altcoin rivals.

Read more