Everybody knows the names of these projects, but only a few realize what is behind them. Today we continue to make an overview of TOP 10 most successful and popular projects.
LTC is another Bitcoin fork technically similar to BTC. Its original author is Charlie Lee. Among the companies adopting Litecoin are Surf Air and TapJets.
Within a year its price increased by 315 %, from $28,43 to $117,86.
It is a distributed platform running blockchain for the Ada cryptocurrency. It was created by Input Output Hong Kong and led by Charles Hoskinson, former co-founder of BitShares, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic.
From October 1, 2017 its price increased by 1000%, from $0,02 to $0,22.
Stellar is an open-source protocol value exchange established in 2014 by Jed McCaleb and Joyce Kim. The platform is a distributed ledger maintained by a consensus algorithm. Its native currency is Lumen. Such companies as Deloitеe, Parkway Projects and TEMPO Money Transfer are building innovative services based on Stellar network.
Within a year its price increased by 639 %, from $0,039 to $0,288.
IOTA token is a currency to transact on IOTA’s distributed ledger. One of the main features of IOTA Foundation is Tangle technology in contrast to blockchain used by Bitcoin. The Tangle solves two problems: scalability and transaction fee issues. Besides, Norwegian DNB ASA, a key player in the Nordic financial ecosystem, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with IOTA Foundation to “explore the new digital innovation landscape made possible by the Iota Tangle technology”.
From June 13, 2017 its price increased by 171 % from $0,638503 to $1,73.
TRON is a newcomer. Its main net launched on the 31st of May. The token migration from the Ethereum network to a new one is awaited in June of 2018. Malta and Indonesia are the biggest expansion schemes from Tron. Justin Sun, creator of the project, seeks to acquire BitTorrent Inc always focused on decentralized peer-to-peer file transfer technology.
From September 13, 2017 its price increased by 2783 % from $0,002051 to $0,059118.
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