Altcoins are alternative cryptocurrencies to Bitcoin. Many altcoins boast services that Bitcoin and Ethereum do not offer or improve upon the technology.
Learn about Altcoins
What is Polkadot (DOT)?
Polkadot is a multichain blockchain protocol that facilitates data transfer across blockchains. Learn more about Polkadot and DOT.
Cryptocurrency Coins vs Tokens
The two most common types of digital assets are crypto coins and tokens. Find out how they differ and examples of crypto coins vs tokens.
What is Chainlink (LINK)?
Chainlink is a decentralised oracle network. Find out more about how Chainlink works including oracles, nodes and the LINK token.
What are Stablecoins?
Stablecoins are a type of cryptocurrency whose value is meant to be less volatile than other coins like Bitcoin or Ethereum. Learn more about how they work and why they are so essential.
What is Bitcoin Cash and How Does it Differ from Bitcoin?
Bitcoin Cash is a hard fork from the original Bitcoin blockchain. It functions primarily as a payment coin. Learn how it differs from Bitcoin.
Astar Adoption and Partnerships
Astar has landed partnerships with reputable companies like Toyota, Sony and NTT Docomo as well as working alongside the Japanese government.
The Tech that Powers Astar Network
Astar network is a complex layer 1 blockchain that is based on polkadot. What makes it unique is its Multi-Virtual Machine smart contract environment and dApp staking.
The ASTR Token and Its Purpose in the Astar Ecosystem
The ASTR token is the native token of the Astar Network and serves several purposes like dApp staking and govewrnance.
What is Astar Network (ASTR)?
This is the first lesson of our course on the Astar Network. Astar network is a Polkadot parachain with large partnerships in Japan.