Altcoins

Find out more about alternate cryptocurrencies, real alternatives to Bitcoin. This category on Coinspeaker contains useful information about every alt coin such as client download locations, mining guide, exchange info and more. Use alt coins, mine and exchange them. Keep the alternate chains alive.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Climb to New All-Time Highs at $2300 and $200 Respectively
May 22nd, 2017

Two leading virtual currencies achieved fresh record highs on Monday, stimulated by the increasing interest from investors around the world.

Ripple’s XRP Token Price Sets New All-Time High, Market Cap Tops $16 Billion
May 17th, 2017

Ripple aims to provide greater market transparency and certainty about current and future XRP supply by placing 55 billion XRP into a transparently managed escrow account.

Bitcoin Market Capitalization Drops Below 50% for the First Time as Ripple’s Cap Tops $12B
May 16th, 2017

Bitcoin’s share of the combined value of the cryptocurrency market decreased below 50% for the first time in the history of the virtual currency.

Litecoin Price Spikes After Successful SegWit Activation
May 10th, 2017

Litecoin’s huge support is seen as a culmination of several weeks of investor excitement.

Ethereum’s Token Price Hits $100 Barrier for the First Time in History
May 5th, 2017

The booming trend is observed among all cyptocurrencies – Bitcoin and Ethereum set new all-time highs every single day. Here are latest updates from the cryptocurrency market!

Bitcoin and Ethereum Climb to All-Time Highs, Above $1400 and $80 Respectively
May 2nd, 2017

Altcoins have never accounted for more of the overall cryptocurrency market capitalization before with Bitcoin’s dominance currently standing at just 59.1 percent.

Ethereum Price Hits a New All-Time High of $71, Reaches a $6 Billion Market Cap
April 29th, 2017

Bitcoin seems to have a strong rival with market capitalization surpassing $6 billion.

Coinbase Launches Developer Preview of ‘Token,’ a Browser for the Ethereum Network
April 20th, 2017

Token was developed to provide universal access to financial services to help more than 2.5 billion people who do not have an account at a financial institution.

China’s Bitcoin Exchanges to Impose Trading Fee Beginning 24th January
January 23rd, 2017

Chinese biggest bitcoin exchanges unveiled on Sunday they will impose trading fees, as the government is tightening control over digital currency.

Blockchain Platform ChronoBank Prepares to Launch LaborX Exchange
January 23rd, 2017

The project aims to transform the way people find work and are rewarded for their labour.

Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin Now Focuses on Metropolis Intending Several Improvements for Protocol
December 9th, 2016

Metropolis is a part of a long-term ambitious plan to move the protocol toward the so-called abstraction.

Cryptocurrency Exchange HitBTC Announces Support for Zcash
November 1st, 2016

One of the major cryptocurrency exchanges HitBTC has expanded the list of currencies traded on its platform by adding a new digital currency called Zcash.

Meet Zcash, a New Truly Anonymous Cryptocurrency
October 31st, 2016

Unlike bitcoin, Zcash doesn’t publish the full details of all transactions on the blockchain.