What are altcoins?

Feb 22, 2021

There is Bitcoin and then there are altcoins. Sounds very simple, while it really isn’t. In this article we are going to dig a little bit deeper when it comes down to cryptocurrencies and why they are called altcoins and what defines them. The very first crypto was Bitcoin and its blockchain was started in January 2009. It introduced the idea of an electronic cash system that works globally, is decentralized and is permission less. Bitcoin was built with a certain vision and technical specifications in mind in order to enable the network to become the strongest and most resilient currency the world has seen. While many developers shared that vision, they had a different concept what the architecture of a crypto should look like. And this is where our journey starts.

Litecoin: Will the digital silver see a strong rally alongside of the digital gold?

Feb 22, 2021

Litecoin has experienced a lot of ups and downs in recent years. After Bitcoin, LTC is the second cryptocurrency that was developed and is largely based on BTC. Nevertheless, some things were done differently during the development and therefore Litecoin definitely deserves to be called "digital silver". As such, more and more crypto stole the show from LTC over time. First and foremost, Ethereum with its smart contracts and the option to tokenize various assets. That's why today we want to look at whether digital silver will bounce back as strongly as it did during the bull market in 2017.

Cardano: Why ADA is rushing from one all-time high to the next

Feb 14, 2021

Cardano has gone through harsh times in the past three years. It was the same for many altcoins, as 2018 and 2019 the price performance was anything but successful. However, ADA was not only carried by the recent positive wave on the overall market, but has also shown a performance that is above average. In this article, we want to address the question of why Cardano was able to achieve such outstanding success and why it took so long to get there.

LINK price explodes - Chainlink set for new ATH along with DeFi

Jan 25, 2021

It is impossible to imagine the DeFi sector without Chainlink (LINK), which represented a guarantor of the digital infrastructure of decentralized finance. Over the past two weeks, the whole DeFi market surged, promising investors fantastic price gains. Among the winners were Polkadot, Perpetual Protocol, 1Inch, Uniswap, Sushi and finally Chainlink. But what is LINK's role in this context and why should 2021 continue to offer attractive prospects for Chainlink?

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