alt coins

Alt coins are defined by what they're not; explore this rapidly growing crypto category comprised of Bitcoin alternatives.

  • James Efron
    Published 5 days ago
    3 Reasons Why Facebook’s Libra is Different from Other Cryptocurrencies

    3 Reasons Why Facebook’s Libra is Different from Other Cryptocurrencies

    Cryptocurrencies are thriving to gain confidence among the conventional circles that still prefer fiat over digital currencies. The news of Facebook launching its own virtual currency raised havoc in the world and initiated an unending debate started among the analysts, government authorities and Facebook representatives. There are people who support it and who are totally against it while many are still confused about the real face of facebook’s Libra.
  • Zahoor Ahmad Khan
    Published 19 days ago
    Interest rate, Stablecoin & new opportunities

    Interest rate, Stablecoin & new opportunities

    Stable coin could be getting a step closer to rival fiat as interest yielding stable coins and lending partnership brings great possibilities to crypto.
  • Robert Cordray
    Published 23 days ago
    A Basic Summary of Cryptocurrencies
  • James Crawford
    Published about a month ago
    LBRY: Crypto's "middle finger" to YouTube
  • Myriah Martin
    Published about a month ago
    How to Make Money by Using the Internet!

    How to Make Money by Using the Internet!

    We all could use a little more pocket change. Something to save for a rainy day or buy something we’ve been wanting. Well, I have some good news! Using the web browser Brave (https://brave.com/rio149), you can earn money just from doing what you normally do online. This web browser has all kinds of awesome features that we can get into!
  • Kevin Southgate
    Published about a month ago
    IOTA: Feeless Microtransactions for the Future

    IOTA: Feeless Microtransactions for the Future

    It was around this time two years ago. I stood in the bus shelter, shivering from the cold Canadian winter. I smiled, staring at my phone, at my cryptocurrency portfolio. It was diverse, and it seemed like it was doubling every day. The growth was unbelievable. I dreamed of dropping out of school, pretty soon I would be a millionaire. I should probably see if any islands are for sale when I get home?
  • Milcah Halili Centeno
    Published 2 months ago
    How to Earn Free Cryptocurrency

    How to Earn Free Cryptocurrency

    For a long time, I didn't hop on the opportunity to invest in digital currencies because I simply didn't understand it. Coincidentally, I recently received cryptocurrency called lumens or XLM for... doing nothing, really. All I did was download a secure Slack-esque app called Keybase, and one day I opened up my laptop to find that I had received money.
  • Gabriel Ramsey
    Published 2 months ago
    Everything You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency Taxes

    Everything You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency Taxes

    Money can now be used easily in the form of cryptocurrency, and it would not be an exaggeration if we say that the entire world is moving towards this concept.
  • Hannah McSorley
    Published 3 months ago
    10 Reasons Why People Hate Facebook's Libra

    10 Reasons Why People Hate Facebook's Libra

    Through Mark Zuckerberg's senate hearings about Facebook's privacy policies and data practices, and the recent announcement about the creation and release of Libra (a cryptocurrency that will allow Facebook users to perform financial transactions online), many people have many questions.
  • Daniel Rocha
    Published 4 months ago
    Calibra: Facebook's Crypto Wallet

    Calibra: Facebook's Crypto Wallet

    In June, following months of speculative rumors, Facebook officially announced the development of Calibra, a digital wallet slated for launch in 2020. Along with the announcement of Calibra, which will operate as a subsidiary of Facebook, the company also announced the development of Libra. Facebook describes this as “a new global currency powered by blockchain technology.” These announcements mark a huge development in the world of cryptocurrency, as Calibra could potentially function as the first digital wallet that can be accessed by potentially billions of people across the globe.
  • Jonathan G
    Published 5 months ago
    Bitcoin Isn't an Anonymous Currency

    Bitcoin Isn't an Anonymous Currency

    On its surface, Bitcoin is a coin that seemingly subverts traditional financial conglomerates and governments alike since anyone can open a wallet without identification. In reality, it is a pseudo-anonymous coin that leaves behind a public paper trail that anyone can see, and cannot be erased from the blockchain.
  • Altcoin Sidekick
    Published 7 months ago
    What Is Cryptocurrency?

    What Is Cryptocurrency?

    Cryptocurrency stands poised to take over the world, yet so few truly understand what it is and how it functions. With some experts claiming that crypto possesses the power to become bigger than the internet, it's time for everyone to pay serious attention. The future is here—and it's crypto.