Category: Comparison

IPOs vs ICOs

There has been some discussion regarding the difference between initial coin offerings and initial public offerings. It is evident the two have some degree of similarity on paper, even though they are two entirely different concepts in reality. In fact, one could argue the two ideas couldn’t be further apart from one another right now. IPOs and ICOs aren’t two peas in a pod, as they don’t even grow in the same garden. 2. …
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NEO’s GAS vs. Ethereum’s Gas

It appears there is a fair bit of confusion regarding both Ethereum and NEO right now. Most people know the Ethereum network requires so-called gas to complete transactions. This gas is similar to mining fees in the Bitcoin world. However, the NEO ecosystem – which aims to rival Ethereum – has its own native asset called GAS. The latter was formerly known as Antcoin, and the rebrand to GAS is not necessarily …
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Bitcoin vs Ethereum – Transaction Throughput and Fees

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts often like to compare Bitcoin and Ethereum. These are the two most popular cryptocurrencies and Ethereum is even attempting to take Bitcoin’s place as top cryptocurrency. Comparing some aspects show the strengths and weaknesses of either asset. A few of these are network transaction fees and associated transaction throughput. Currently, Ethereum processes more transactions at lower fees than Bitcoin. Ethereum Beats Bitcoin In Transaction Throughput Ethereum is younger than Bitcoin, so looking …
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GetGems vs Status vs Kik ICO

We have seen many different types of cryptocurrency ICOs over the past few years. Some of these projects focus on instant messaging applications and creating a new native token to be used as the platform’s currency. The GetGems project tried to tackle this industry but ultimately disappeared into obscurity. Status is following a somewhat similar path, yet they face an uphill battle as well. Last but not least, there is …
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