Coin Catalog

Catalog of alternative coins with descriptions

Ripple

MAY 25, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Ripple is the native currency of the Ripple network.

  2005  |  

Dash (Darkcoin)

MAY 25, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Formerly Darkcoin, Dash (DASH) is designed to be completely anonymous with untraceable transactions, while providing near-instant confirmations.

  1849  |  

Stellar

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Stellar is a protocol for exchange of value between currencies

  1252  |  

BitShares

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

BitShares (formerly BitShares X) is a currency whose primary purpose is to facilitate the foundation and growth of decentralized autonomous companies (DACs).

  836  |  

BanxShares

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

This (already) non-mineable cryptocurrency’s main purpose is to facilitate the funding of the vast BANX Capital group, ran by Mark Lyford.

  562  |  

Peercoin

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Peercoin is a proof-of-stake currency based on some technical aspects of Bitcoin.

  490  |  

Bytecoin

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Bytecoin is the first cryptocurrency to implement CryptoNote technology in the form of the CryptoNight algorithm, which seeks to provide 100% untraceable transa...

  823  |  

Monero

MAY 24, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Monero (XMR) is an anonymous and decentralized cryptocurrency with CryptoNight (64-bit CPU-only) PoW hash algorithm and based on CryptoNote protocol.

  602  |  

Namecoin

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Namecoin, the first fork of Bitcoin, is an information transfer and protection system which uses namecoins (NMC) as its currency.

  408  |  

Counterparty

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

A protocol built upon the inherent security that characterizes the Bitcoin’s Blockchain

  298  |  

NuShares

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Jordan Lee, the team behind Nu network claims to have a solution for Bitcoin’s high volatility.

  392  |  

NEM (New Economy Movement)

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

NEM is based on the philosophical concepts, that arguably served as an inspiration for the Bitcoin’s creation

  330  |  

ARCHcoin

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

Instead of trying to replace Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency, like many other altcoins unsuccessfully do, ARCHcoin is instead tied to its own company – ARCH.

  219  |  

BlackCoin

MAY 23, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

BlackCoin’s homepage boasts an elegant, streamlined design while the coin’s declared advantages are not unlike Bitcoin’s itself

  301  |  

StartCOIN

MAY 21, 2015 | by Cointelegraph

A recent addition supporting the burgeoning crowdfunding movement, StartCOIN is designed so that its users can directly support new crowdfunding projects.

  235  |