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>News, opinion and discussion for all types of alternate cryptocurrency.
> #Altcoin 101
>Altcoin, the abbreviation for alternative coin, or alternate coin, or all blockchain projects and related currency that exist in addition to Bitcoin.
>Some random facts: The first altcoin is Namecoin, there are 950+ altcoins, basically every coin created after Bitcoin can be called an altcoin. Yes, even Ethereum, Ripple or Dash are altcoins.
>Want to know more about certain altcoins?
>• Altcoin jargon guide^Reddit.com
>• A curated collection of Blockchain & Cryptocurrency resources^CryptoStack.xyz
>• Rates, Charts & Correlations for dozens of altcoins^BitInfoCharts.com
>• Altcoin investments for dummies^NKOTB.nl
>• ETH News
>• The Merkle
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