Previous4 of 14NextPrimecoinMarket cap: $7.1 millionPrice: $1.55Year created: 2013With this coin, miners have to use their computers to find Cunningham chains, which are sequences of prime numbers. Primecoin touts the mining of such prime numbers as "providing potential scientific value in addition to minting and security for the network."
Market cap: $7.1 million
Year created: 2013
With this coin, miners have to use their computers to find Cunningham chains, which are sequences of prime numbers. Primecoin touts the mining of such prime numbers as "providing potential scientific value in addition to minting and security for the network."
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