Category: Technology

What Are Altcoins?

DEFINITION Altcoin, short for “alternative coin,” is any cryptocurrency other than market leader Bitcoin. Key Takeaways Definition and Examples of Altcoin The strictest definition of an altcoin, short for “alternative…

What Is a Stablecoin?

DEFINITION A stablecoin is a cryptocurrency with a fixed value. Major stablecoins peg their values to major world currencies such as dollars, euros, pounds, and other fiat currencies. Definition and Examples of…