Bytecoin

Bytecoin

ByteCoin is one of the few major coins with a unique codebase that wasn’t forked from a pre-existing cryptocurrency. It is the first coin to use CryptoNote technology, a codebase that makes transactions untraceable, unlinkable, and unanalyzable. The currency uses an ASIC-resistant proof-of-work scheme. Finally, it is one of the few coins positioning itself for […]

Monero

Monero (literally “coin” in Esperanto) is a crytpocurrency focused on privacy, decentralization and scalability. It was launched as a fork of ByteCoin and uses its CryptoNote codebase and a memory-hard proof of work (POW) consensus mechanism. CryptoNote employs several schemes to make transaction anonymous and untraceable, though unlike other privacy-centric coins, it does not use […]