Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Top 10 Cryptocurrencies

(1) Bitcoin (BTC) (Mineable Coin) : Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part. Through many of its unique properties, Bitcoin allows exciting uses that could not be covered by any previous payment system. (2) Ethereum (ETH)(Mineable Coin): Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any […]

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What is Market Capitalization?

What is “Market Capitalization” and how is it calculated? Market Capitalization is one way to rank the relative size of a cryptocurrency. It’s calculated by multiplying the Price by the Circulating Supply. Market Cap = Price X Circulating Supply. How are the prices calculated for the various cryptocurrencies? Price is calculated by taking the volume weighted average of all prices reported at each market. Sources for the prices can be found on the markets section on each cryptocurrency page. For example, Bitcoin’s markets. What is the difference […]

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