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.

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.

DLT Financial and Tramonex to Launch DLT10, a Fund Tracking Index of 10 Cryptocurrencies
September 8th, 2016

The London-based blockchain startup, DLT Financial, and fintech company Tramonex have announced plans to launch a new index that will track the performance of leading virtual currencies.

Ethereum-based Prediction Market Service Gnosis Launches in Beta
August 18th, 2016

Gnosis, a forecasting service that will allow people to find out what will happen in the future, is planned to be launched in beta.

Coinbase Enables ETC Credits Soon
August 4th, 2016

The leading bitcoin exchange is not planning to support ETC trading so far.

Coinbase Extends Bitcoin and Ether Buying with Credit Cards to Canada and Singapore
July 29th, 2016

One of the leading bitcoin exchanges has expanded its bitcoin buying feature to Canada and Singapore, following the launch of the service in Australia.

Ethereum Classic Is 3rd In the List of Top World’s Cryptocurrencies After Bitcoin and Ethereum
July 25th, 2016

Ethereum Classic now takes the sixth position in the list of cryptocurrencies with the largest market capitalization.

Coinbase Adds Support for Digital Currency Ethereum
July 21st, 2016

Now Coinbase customers can make various transcations with Ether using their Coinbase accounts.

Ethereum Main Developers Announced Counterattack on the DAO Hacker
June 22nd, 2016

The members of the Ethereum Foundation have launched a white hat attack on the DAO network aiming to recover the funds stolen by an anonymous hacker.

Synereo CEO Encourages to Seriously Consider Human Factor in Light of Recent DAO Attack
June 20th, 2016

Dor Konforty, CEO at Synereo, explained that his company had envisaged such situation and took necessary measures.

Digital Currency Ethereum Plunged Because of at Least $50 Million Hack
June 17th, 2016

The decentralized autonomous organization (DAO), built around the virtual currency, has suffered a huge hacker attack, losing millions of Ether.