CryptoCurrency Coin Reviews

The latest cryptocurrency coin reviews with a brief history of the coin, the technology behind it, and the Pros and Cons. Giving you invaluable research before you decide to invest in the coin or not.

Crypto CurrencyIntro 
BitcoinBitcoin is the first and most valued Cryptocurrency in the world. Bitcoin concept was introduced in 2008 in a whitepaper published by Satoshi Nakamoto.Full Review
EthereumEthereum was launched in 2015 and it gained popularity due to its unique concept or smart contracts. Full Review
Ripple XRPA centralised currency, Ripple Protocol was built with the aim to enable secure, instant and almost free global financial transactions between banks without any third intermediary bank.Full Review
Bitcoin CashBitcoin Cash is relatively new Cryptocurrency in the crypto world and it came into existence after the hard fork from Bitcoin which occurred in July 2017 to improve transactional speeds by increasing the block size limit to 8MB instead of the 1MB of Bitcoin.Full Review
Ethereum ClassicThe original Ethereum coin, which became Ethereum Classic after a split in the Ethereum community after the DAO hack.Full Review
DashDash is one of those cryptocurrencies which try to overcome the limitations of Bitcoin and offers some additional features. Dash was launched in 2014 with the name of “XCoin” which later became “Darkcoin and now we know it with the name of “Dash”. Dash is a unique fully-incentivized peer-to-peer network which offers some unique features like instant and private transactions.Full Review
LitecoinLitecoin is one of the first cryptocurrencies and it was created in 2011. Litecoin is the fifth most valuable Cryptocurrency in the world. Litecoin was founded by Charlie Lee who is a former Google Employee. Full Review
IOTAIOTA was launched in 2014 and this Cryptocurrency follows a different and unique approach to Blockchain called “Tangle”, which is a blockless distributed ledger. IOTA is designed specifically for the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT market is expanding and the tech giants like Google, Apple and Amazon are spending Billions of Dollars to secure their share in IoT Market. Full Review
MoneroMonero is an open-source cryptocurrency that is privacy oriented, untraceable and secure. Transactions and user wallet addresses are hidden which makes it desirable for those who want to remain anonymous, secure and private. Full Review
TRONTron is a platform created, to enable content creators to get rewarded for sharing their own content. Tron’s technology grants access to users looking for entertainment-related content from around the world. The platform (Tron Protocol) also allows users to own, store and publish data. The distribution of data is also their decision to make.Full Review
CardanoCardano is an interesting Cryptocurrency and it is designed with the aim to bring the revolution into the crypto world. It is designed by Input-Output HK group which is led by Charles Hoskinson. Hoskinson is also the co-founder of Ethereum which is 2nd most valuable Cryptocurrency in the world. Due to the relation of Hoskinson with the Ethereum, Cardano is also known as “Ethereum Killer”.Full Review
EOSEOS got the spotlight for two reasons, first EOS is promising the elimination of transaction fees and they will achieve this via ownership model where EOS users will be entitled to use resources proportional to their stake rather than paying for each and every transaction. The other reason is the scalability, EOS promise that the system will never face the congestion issues similar to popular coins like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Full Review
NEONEO started its journey in 2014 with the name of Antshares which they rebranded it to the NEO in 2015. NEO is also known as the “Chinese Ethereum” because it also offers smart contracts similar to the Ethereum but it also offers some unique features.Full Review
NEMNEM has many unique features and its blockchain was developed from the ground up. NEM features the smart asset system which is open source, fully customizable blockchain which can be used as an API Gateway server. Developers can design apps which will access the NEM functionality by accessing API Calls.Full Review
StellarStellar is an open source protocol for currency exchange just like Ripple. Stellar has a supply of 100 Billion Stellar and in 2015 company renamed the Stellar coin to Lumens (XLM) to distinguish it from the Stellar Network.Full Review
VeChainThis is a Blockchain-as-a-Service platform for products and information. With the Vechain technology, it becomes easy to track items using a supply chain, also users can check to ascertain the quality and authenticity of goods, including maintaining a standard quality of food products.Full Review
ICONIcon is a decentralized blockchain-based network that allows for interconnectivity between blockchains. Icon intends to create a decentralized network that will allow different governance-backed independent blockchains to transact and interact with one another without any form of intermediaries.Full Review
LiskLisk is a blockchain platform that allows for the creation of decentralized blockchain apps. Lisk is reliant upon its own network of the blockchain, and with is a token called LSK.Full Review
QtumIn 2017, a hybrid cryptocurrency and blockchain technology was created called Qtum. Qtum is as a result of the combination of Ethereum, Proof-of-Stake, and Bitcoin core, and it allows for the execution of smart contracts on a Proof-of-Stake model.Full Review
Binance CoinBinance Coin is the native cryptocurrency of the Chinese based cryptocurrency exchange Binance . Binance Coin happens to be an Ethereum based network which ensures that all users using their cryptocurrency exchange have a discount on all transactions carried out for about four years. It is an Ethereum Request Comment (ERC-20) token which is used to pay for all transactions and transfers carried out on the Binance exchange. When this ERC-20 token is bought and used on the Binance exchange, users get a whopping 50% discount for the first year.Full Review
DigixDAOBuilt on the Ethereum network, the DigixDAO platform is a secure and stable platform which seeks to offer users all around the world the opportunity to store coins which are represented by physical valuable items.Full Review
BtyecoinBytecoin is an open source decentralized cryptocurrency that was designed based on the CryptoNote technology. This technology is a protocol layer that runs various private digital assets and currencies. Bytecoin was designed primarily for anonymous or private payment settlements. Full Review
DogecoinDeveloped and launched by Billy Markus on December 4th, 2013, Dogecoin is an open source decentralized P2P (peer to peer) cryptocurrency trading platform. This platform was first launched as a joke currency but since its launch, it has proven to be one of the most promising cryptos out there. Full Review
NanoNano happens to be a low latency platform that was created solely for the purpose of payment settlements. Nano makes use of minimal resources making it one of the ideal platforms for P2P (peer to peer) transactions. Formerly known as RaiBlocks, it was not until late January of 2018 that it was rebranded to what we have now as Nano. Full Review
PopulousDeveloped in 2017, Populous happens to be the first Ethereum based platform to offer trading of invoice. Populous is a decentralized platform that was designed to offer small and medium enterprises with relevant finance invoice.Full Review
StratisStratis' blockchain technology is designed to offer a solution to the problems facing large corporations in the financial sector. It is a Baas (Blockchain as a service) platform that allows various corporations and companies to create various custom applications with the necessary features they require.Full Review
VergeVerge is an open source decentralized cryptocurrency platform that was designed primarily to offer users the opportunity to carry out anonymous transactions. With the assistance of the I2P and Tor technologies, the details of all transactions including the location and also the IP address of all transactions are concealed.Full Review
ZcashPreviously, the Zcash cryptocurrency was first referred to as Zerocoin, then later it was changed to Zerocash. Zcash offers each user on their platform the opportunity to choose either to carry out their transaction on the public ledger or on the private ledger. Full Review
Bitcoin GoldBitcoin Gold is a hard fork of the Bitcoin protocol. It was developed by a group of bitcoin developers in 2017. The intent of this fork was to make it possible for GPUs to mine the currency.Full Review
TetherTether is a cryptocurrency based on the Bitcoin blockchain technology. The Tether platform is created such that verified exchange users can fund their accounts and withdraw their US dollar balances without going through the traditional banking system. The Tether platform was launched in 2014.Full Review