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.

Why Bitcoin Splits, What Bitcoin Cash Is and What All This Mess Is About
July 24th, 2017

The crucial August 1 is getting closer so it is high time to clear out why the whole Bitcoin community has split.

Hacker Stole $30M from Parity Multi-Sig Wallets
July 20th, 2017

An unknown hacker used the vulnerability of Parity multi-sig wallets to withdraw 153,000 Ether.

Dash Expands Its Presence, Officially Approved by Apple
July 20th, 2017

Apple reversed its decision to deny access to the App Store for apps integrating Dash, and now the currency can be successfully used in any relevant app in the App Store.

Waves Adds Opportunities for Decentralised Trading Launching Ether Gateway
July 20th, 2017

Waves has implemented an Ether gateway allowing users to store and trade ETH against other tokens on the DEX.

Betting Platform Loot.bet Starts Accepting New Cryptocurrency SkinCoin
July 19th, 2017

SkinCoin was designed specifically for the online gaming community.

Dash-Forked Cryptocurrency Sibcoin Gets Integrated in Moneypolo
July 7th, 2017

Sibcoin, a project developing the similarly-named cryptocurrency, decides to integrate its coin in the Moneypolo’s services.

University of Sydney Builds New Blockchain Able to Process 400,000 Transactions/Sec
July 5th, 2017

The team of the researchers at the University of Sydney believe the new Blockchain system has a potential for revolutionizing the global economy.

Litecoin Price Hits All-Time Price of $56.04, Currently Trading at $51 Level
July 5th, 2017

Litecoin hits all-time price and becomes the fourth most valuable cryptocurrency in the world by market capitalization, surpassing Ethereum Classic, Dash and NEM

South Korea is Preparing to Regulate and Legalize Cryptocurrencies
July 4th, 2017

A set of bills to regulate the cryptocurrency market is being developed in South Korea.

Cryptocurrencies Could Reach $5 Trillion by 2022, Says Billionaire Investor Michael Novogratz
June 30th, 2017

In order to create a strong financial market, strict regulatory base must be implemented within the cryptocurrency environment.

Asus Releases New Graphics Cards Designed for Cryptocurrency Mining
June 27th, 2017

As far as ASUS has not officially confirmed the release of digital currency mining cards, the exact launch is unknown.

Dash-Forked Cryptocurrency SibCoin Launches a Decentralized Service for International Remittances
June 27th, 2017

The team behind Sibcoin project is finally launching a decentralized platform for cross-border money transfers following a few months of development.

Chinese BTCC Launches Global Crypto Exchange ‘DAX’ with Ethereum Classic as First Asset
June 26th, 2017

BTCC becomes the first Chinese cryptocurrency exchange to integrate Ethereum Classic and offer support for ETC traders.