There are more than 50 different digital currencies out there.
So Much Crypto
Last night, the owner of the tiny crypto-currency exchange Poloniex reported that 12% of its assets had been stolen.
The statement, frank explanation and action plan to deal with the compromise can be found here.
Checking out the exchange, we couldn’t help but be amazed by the sheer number of crypto-currencies which have sprung up. The image above, from Poloniex’s home page, lists 51 of them aside from bitcoin, most being only a miniscule fraction of the size of bitcoin.
Crazy new world…