The Coin Guide is a concise summary of the aims and technology behind a certain cryptocurrency (altcoins). Insight is crucial in this field. Many projects disguise their progress through complicated jargon, making it hard to distinguish those who are building something meaningful from those who are not. 

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Ethereum (ETH): What is it? The complete beginners guide

Ethereum is a decentralized smart contract platform the runs decantralized applications (Dapps) and decentralized finance (DeFi). The vision behind Ethereum was to...

Stellar Lumens (XLM) in a Nutshell

Stellar is a platform that connects banks, payments systems, and people. Lauched in 2014, Stellar uses blockchain technology to allow for quick...

What is Ripple and XRP

Ripple - Ripple Transaction Protocol is a real-time settlement system designed to be used by banks for currency exchange, remittance and gross...

Bitcoin: What is it? A simple guide for beginners

Bitcoin (BTC) is by far the best-known digital asset with the largest trade volume. It is the invention of a "Satoshi Nakamoto"...

Hot wallets vs. cold wallets: Differences, Pros and Cons

Hot and cold wallets are used to store your cryptocurrencies, specifically your private keys which grant you access to your cryptoassets. They...

Private Keys: What are they and why are they important?

Private keys are made of numbers and letters, they are used to uniquely identify users which will allow them to perform secure...

Top 10 Best Ways to Keep Your Cryptocurrencies Safe

In this article we give you the top 10 best ways to keep your cryptocurrencies safe. Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin...

Proof of Stake explained

Proof of stake (PoS) is a consensus mechanism introduced in 2011 to improve upon the current most popular algorithm in use -...

What is Vechain? Blockchain for Enterprise

What is Vechain? VeChain (or VechainThor) is a next generation smart contract blockchain platform focused on enterprise adoption, IoT and mass adoption...

What is Enjin (ENJ) Blockchain Gaming Platform

Enjin was founded in 2009 and Singapore-based. They offer a platform for creating digital assets for use across multiple Video Games. Their...

Harmony Protocol (ONE): Everything you NEED to know

The Harmony (ONE) protocol takes on the challenge of scaling blockchain without sacrificing decentralization. This has been...

Secrets of “Darkpools” and unreported trade volume

In Crypto, not all trade volumes are visible - in fact "Darkpools" account for a huge amount of crypto trading and has...

Coinbase Fees- How to avoid them

Coinbase has large withdraws fees - however there is a neat tricks allows you to avoid withdraw fees. Coinbase is the...

ERC 1155 Defined: What are ERC-1155 tokens?

ERC 1155 is a digital token standard that can used to create both fungible (digital cards, pets and in-game skins) and non-fungible...

MimbleWimble complete Beginner’s Guide

What is MimbleWimble While earlier blockchains such as Bitcoin did not account for privacy and scalability, new projects...