Peercoin forks

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Main Peercoin forks

Neucoin

  • Started on April 28, 2015
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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VpnCoin (VPN)

  • Started on July 22, 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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ShadowCash (SDC)

  • BlackCoin fork
  • Started on July 19, 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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SlimCoin (SLM)

  • Started in May 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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VeriCoin (VRC)

  • BlackCoin fork
  • Started on May 9, 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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BlackCoin (BLK)

  • Novacoin fork
  • Started on February 24, 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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TeslaCoin (TES)

  • Started on January 17, 2014
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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PayCoin (PYC)

  • Started in August 2013
  • Based on Scrypt-Jane
  • Block time 45 seconds
  • 1.000.000.000 (PoW?) coins
  • 0.88% PoS / year
  • Transaction comment
  • Bitcointalk thread: 1
  • GitHub
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NovaCoin (NVC)

  • Started in February 2013 (or October 2012?)
  • Bitcointalk threads: 1 2
  • Uses the scrypt hashing algorithm known from Tenebrix and Litecoin.
  • Is a bit more scarce than PPC (and for this reason has a higher price)
  • Market cap (June 17, 2013): 963,494 USD
  • Dynamic PoS interest rate (v0.4.2+)
  • Had a controversial start as apparently 100.000 NVC were premined and later destroyed by the exchange BTC-E after being discovered.
  • GitHub

Other Peercoin forks

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TODO: needs to be verified and completed