MEET THE CRYPTO CLASS OF 2018
Most likely to succeed:
Bitcoin The original.
Ripple Faster payments, lower transaction fees.
Litecoin Designed for speed and ease-of-use to improve smaller transactions, like buying a soda.
Ether The main currency of the Ethereum platform, which lets developers build apps upon its blockchain technology.
DASH Offers truly anonymous transactions that keep addresses off of the record.
Lydian Convinced Paris Hilton to endorse it. Then word got out that its CEO had been convicted of domestic abuse.