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Altcoin

Altcoin refers to any cryptocurrencies other than Bitcoin, a pioneer in the cryptocurrency market. After launching Bitcoin, the value of it has skyrocketed since 2013 and it led many other cryptocurrencies to be launched referring its open source. Altcoin literally means an alternative of Bitcoin, it introduces coins with various functions beyond the simple payment and transfer function of Bitcoin; rather vouchers than currencies, coins used like tokens, coins used in distributed applications, coins as rewards in SNS services, etc. are all currently traded actively along with Bitcoin.

It played a big role making various consensus methods and a new market according to the various purposes of servicing. Also it has activated the cryptocurrency market by encouraging competition and compensated the defect of the traditional cryptocurrencies by more of studies on the decentralization of cryptocurrency community.