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Ask HN: What are some current crypto-currencies?
5 points by darxius 1487 days ago | hide | past | web | 2 comments | favorite
What other crypto-currencies are there besides Bitcoin? Similarly, what are some of the well-established websites on which users can buy/sell the currency?



Alternatives to Bitcoin:

LiteCoin - http://www.litecoin.org

NameCoin - http://www.namecoin.info

Freicoin - http://www.freicoin.org

IXcoin - http://www.ixcoing.org

BBQCoin - http://www.bbqcoin.org

PPCoin - http://www.ppcoin.com

SolidCoin - http://www.solidcoin.info

I0Coins - http://www.i0coins.com

NovaCoin

ByteCoin - http://www.bytecoin.in

GiestGeld - http://www.geistgeld.org

Tenebrix - https://github.com/Lolcust/Tenebrix

TerraCoin - http://www.terracoin.org

Fairbrix - https://github.com/coblee/Fairbrix

DevCoin

Coiledcoin

Rucoin - https://www.rucoin.org/

TimeKoin

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I’d say LiteCoin and NameCoin are probably the biggest alternatives in size etc to Bitcoin.


Thanks for the list. I've installed the LiteCoin client on my macbook but I'm having some connection issues. Troubleshooting now.




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