Siacoin: Blockchain Token – What is it?

This episode of Blockchain Token – Which is it? covers Siacoin! In this series, we will cover the different types of blockchain platforms and cryptocurrencies on the market right now.  We’ll give you a quick description of each blockchain/token, its function, who is their competition and where you can learn more.

Siacoin is a decentralized cloud-like storage system, trying to make data storage safer and more cost effective. They claim their decentralized cloud storage is 10x less expensive than current cloud providers. Learn about how Siacoin works in this episode.

Bitshares: Blockchain Token – What is it?

This episode of Blockchain Token – Which is it? covers Bitshares! In this series, we will cover the different types of blockchain platforms and cryptocurrencies on the market right now.  We’ll give you a quick description of each blockchain/token, its function, who is their competition and where you can learn more.

Bitshares is a decentralized autonomous organization, or a DAO for short, that serves as a decentralized exchange and fintech solution. They have some different system components and features, and offers a solution to the scalability problems of other blockchain networks.

Monacoin: Blockchain Token – What is it?

This episode of Blockchain Token – Which is it? covers Monacoin! In this series, we cover the different types of blockchain platforms and cryptocurrencies on the market right now.  We’ll give you a quick description of each blockchain/token, its function, who is their competition and where you can learn more.

Monacoin is a popular Japanese cryptocurrency based off of Mona, a popular cultural cat meme (kind of like Dogecoin). Most users are located in Japan, where many local merchants accept Monacoin.

Ethereum Classic: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Ethereum Classic was created as a result of the DAO Hard Fork that took place in mid-2016. When roughly $3.6 million ether was stolen from accounts in the DAO, the Ethereum community voted to commit to a hard fork, which would allow the vulnerable account funds to be transferred to a new smart contract, reinstating those funds to the owners.

NEO: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Episode 10 of Blockchain Token covers the NEO project! In this series, we will cover the different types of blockchain platforms and cryptocurrencies on the market right now. We’ll give you a quick description of each blockchain/token, its function, who is their competition and where you can learn more.

NEO’s platform is for a distributed, smart economy network. NEO is China’s first open source blockchain platform. It began as Antshares in 2014, and became open source in June 2015 when code was published on GitHub. Their White Paper was released September 2015. It was not until July 2017 that Antshares was rebranded to NEO. Learn more about this “smart economy” project by watching our video, NEO: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Ripple: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Ripple is an earlier blockchain project, created in 2012, that evolved from the idea that decentralized payment and monetary systems need greater scalability and quicker transaction times. They use RippleNet and other features of their network to create interconnectivity and compatible infrastructures.

In episode 8 of Blockchain Token, Joe goes over Ripple, discussing it’s features and functionalities as a blockchain or token, possibly both! And he gives you some helpful resources to explore more!

Iconomi: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Iconomi is a platform for digital assets management intended to help grow the distributed economy. They hope to break down traditional barriers for investing and reduce time limitations in doing so. Built using the Ethereum platform and protocols, Iconomi is an ERC20 token.

In episode 7 of Blockchain Token, Joe goes over Iconomi, discussing it’s features and functionalities as a blockchain or token, possibly both! And he gives you some helpful resources to explore more!

If you want to get some resources for Iconomi, visit our Iconomi resource page!

Monero: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Monero is an open-source blockchain technology that’s sole purpose is to function as an untraceable and completely private digital currency. So it is functional as a token, blockchain, or both? Our fifth episode in Blockchain Token features Monero, and Joe, explains Monero, it’s functionality, competition, and provides some helpful resources!

If you are interested in reading more about Monero and getting some good resources, check out our resource page!

Litecoin: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Litecoin is one of the first few blockchains to build off of Bitcoin, the original blockchain. So it is functional as a token, blockchain, or both? Our fourth episode in Blockchain Token features Litecoin, and our man Joe, explains Litecoin, it’s functionality, competition, and provides some helpful resources!

If you are interested in reading more about Litecoin, check out our resource page!