Discover Top 50 Cryptocurrencies  How Many Do You Own?
Many blockchain and cryptocurrency platforms continue to emerge. It is becoming increasingly difficult to make the best decision when it comes to an investment project. This piece provides a summary of each of the top 50 digital assets according to how they rank on CoinMarketCap (CMC) as of this writing.
Top 50 Cryptocurrencies:
The first to initiate smart contracts and tokens, Ethereum leads in creating a robust and decentralized platform for app development.
Ripple enables fast and secure transactions, focusing on financial institutions—the main difference between it and Bitcoin.
4. BITCOIN CASH
A fork of the original bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash enables cheaper transactions and a transparent development process.
A brainchild of the Ethereum co-founder, CARDANO offers a reliable Smart contracts platform, branded ‘Ethereum of Japan.’
Litecoin is the silver of Bitcoin
The world’s first ‘Smart Asset’ blockchain platform
In the footsteps of Ripple, Stellar targets more end users than financial institutions
This digital currency requires no transaction fees, no blocks, and no mining. Unlimited nano payments
DASH is a digital currency, a hybrid between Bitcoin and Monero
NEO operates smart contracts similar to Ethereum. The largest cryptocurrency in China aims to be the platform for a new smart economy
Operates on ERC20 token with the objective to become a decentralized platform for entertainment content sharing
The first digital currency to offer transactions with complete anonymity
A platform for Smart contracts similar to Ethereum, but offers better performance and scalability
Aims to ‘Hyperconnect the world’ by building by creating one of the largest decentralized global networks
16. BITCOIN GOLD
This Bitcoin fork uses a fresh POW algorithm, allows for GPU mining with faster block difficulty adjustment.
A hybrid of Bitcoin and Ethereum, based in Singapore
Focuses on scalability and zero-free transactions
19. ETHEREUM CLASSIC
An Ethereum fork that failed to revert the hacked DAO funds
Works like bitcoin but incorporates TOR for faster transactions
An extension of OMISE—an Asian-based payment processing company, operates on ERC20 token
A platform for distributed cloud storage
Regulators and investors call it a Ponzi scheme, it allows for lending of bitcoin on their platform
Focuses on privacy like Monero, but operates on a different protocol
26. BYTE COIN
Similar to Bitcoin but offers faster transactions using a different POW algorithm
Operates on the Ethereum blockchain, focuses on invoice and trade finance
A blockchain-as-a-service platform, allows creation of private blockchains and applications to run on those ledgers
29. BINANCE COIN
Operates on ERC20 token issued by Binance exchange. Lower trading fees
A decentralized platform and exchange for Smartcoins. Deals in bitUSD, bitGold, bitCNY
This blockchain platform will allow people to utilize the blockchain technology using child chains
32. KUCOIN SHARES
Operates like Binance Coin but only for KuCoin exchange
33. TETHER COIN
This digital asset represents fiat currencies. Each tether is equivalent to $1 in value
Much WOW, very MEME
It offers a mobile interface and an open-source platform for messaging, with decentralized applications. Runs on Ethereum network
This ERC20 token has the goal to transform the global dentistry by reducing costs and improving dental care. Aims to create a community
This digital currency is for the Steemit platform—a blockchain-based social media platform where users get paid to post content
This blockchain-based platform empowers consumers and retailers to decide the authenticity and quality of the products bought
This blockchain-based platform enables users to launch their own custom digital asset tokens, which they can exchange on the P2P exchange built on the wallet
A private and public hybrid blockchain operates on ERC20 token. Designed in Disney’s office in Seattle, it utilizes the DRAGON currency
An acronym for World Wide Asset Exchange, the token serves as payment method on the marketplace OPSkins, which allows any user to list his or her virtual goods such as GoSkins, CryptoKitties, and more
Works like bitcoin but offers faster transaction fees, less fees and different POW algorithm
This P2P platform works in a similar way to WAX and Bitshares. It enables token rentals and serves as a vehicle to facilitate P2P over the counter transactions
Pronounced ZERO-X, the platform is a permissionless, P2P exchange that allows for trading of ERC20 tokens on the Ethereum blockchain.
This decentralized prediction market operates on the Ethereum blockchain, allows users to forecast events and receive rewards for the right predictions
This decentralized community allows members to build their own blockchains from Ark. Allows for bridging of multiple blockchains using SmartBridges
Supported by DENT Wireless Limited, this platform allows users to sell, buy, or to contribute data on the Ethereum blockchain
This hybrid of Bitcoin Dark and ZCash features a DPOW (Delayed proof of work) protocol
This token for HCash is designed to transfer value from one blockchain to another, allowing for private payments, DAO governance, and quantum resistance
This global, decentralized supercomputer is accessible by anyone