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54 Cryptocurrency Revolutions

From Cash-Free Cafes to Crypto-Based Pop Groups

— January 16, 2018 — Marketing
Cryptocurrency has been around since the late 2000's, but has recently seen a huge spike in price, interest and cryptocurrency revolutions. While new forms of cryptocurrency seem to be popping up every week, the innovations that drive, use and play on the currencies seem to be greater in number. Those looking for a life free of traditional money may be excited to learn of these innovations, while those fearing the emerging currency may bat their eyes. Either way, cryptocurrency may be around for longer than most think, and with these driving innovations, it is becoming more and more viable.

One of the strangest cryptocurrency innovations on this list has to be the J-Pop group Kasotsuka Shojo. The eight-person girl group is just taking off in Japan and are themed entirely on cryptocurrency. The group most likely stems from the early adoption of cryptocurrency in Japan, and are using music to help people learn more about the emerging currency.

Also featured on this list are company-created cryptos. Chains like Hooters, Burger King and Kodak have all created versions of cryptocurrency, used essentially as reward programs. The innovations show a interest of legitimate companies in new territory, or could simply be publicity stunts made to cash in on growing fads. Either way, these company-created cryptocurrencies show an interest in the idea of cryptocurrency revolutions and could pave the way for future endeavors.
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Malware-Fighting Marketplaces
Malware-Fighting Marketplaces
The Polyswarm Project Uses Cryptocurrency to Promote Cybersecurity
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Encrypted Tax Apps
Encrypted Tax Apps
This App Helps Cryptocurrency Exchanges Adhere to Tax Regulations
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Encrypted Digital Collectibles
Encrypted Digital Collectibles
'Cryptibles' Uses the Blockchain to Ensure Unique Digital Designs
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Cryptocurrency Rewards Incentives
Cryptocurrency Rewards Incentives
Bjork is Audiocoins to Those Who Buy Her New Album
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Centralized Trading Apps
Centralized Trading Apps
This App Offers Technical Analysis Tools For Cryptocurrency Trading
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Encrypted Chat Cryptocurrencies
Encrypted Chat Cryptocurrencies
The Telegram App's Native Cryptocurrency Powers Payments & More
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Chinese Social Media Tokens
Chinese Social Media Tokens
The 'Renren' Social Media Platform is Launching Its Own Cryptocurrency
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Mobile-First Cryptocurrencies
Mobile-First Cryptocurrencies
The MobileCoin Project Aims to Make Cryptocurrency Trading Speedier
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Indian Cryptocurrency Platforms
Indian Cryptocurrency Platforms
The Pluto Exchange App Lets Indians Trade Virtual Currencies
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Consolidated Cryptocurrency Wallets
Consolidated Cryptocurrency Wallets
The 'Ethos' Wallet Lets You Trade Coins On a Smartphone App
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Localized Investment Cryptocurrencies
Localized Investment Cryptocurrencies
The CityShares Cryptocurrency Helps Boost the Local Economy
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Decentralized eSports Platforms
Decentralized eSports Platforms
FirstBlood is a Platform That Combines Cryptocurrency with Dota 2
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Comprehensive Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Comprehensive Cryptocurrency Exchanges
The Bitzumi Platform Offers Trading & Storage Services
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Investment-Copying Cryptocurrency Platforms
Investment-Copying Cryptocurrency Platforms
'CryptoCopy' Lets Users Follow Professional Investors
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P2P Charitable Platforms
P2P Charitable Platforms
This Platform Uses Blockchain Technology to Ensure Transparent Donations
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Blockchain Voting Platforms
Blockchain Voting Platforms
'Polys' Uses Blockchain Technology to Encrypt Voting and Polling
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AI-Driven Cryptocurrencies
AI-Driven Cryptocurrencies
This New Cryptocurrency Helps Fuel Cost-Efficient Blockchain Mining
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Tokenized Exotic Car Platforms
Tokenized Exotic Car Platforms
The Bitcar Cryptocurrency Lets You Profit From Exotic Car Ownership
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Photographer-Protecting Platforms
Photographer-Protecting Platforms
This Rights Management Platform Uses Cryptocurrency for Fairness
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Cryptocurrency Tax Tools
Cryptocurrency Tax Tools
'Crypto Tax Prep' by Happy Tax Helps Sort Out Taxes on Crypto Gains
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Incentivized Gaming Cryptocurrencies
Incentivized Gaming Cryptocurrencies
The 'Crycash' Currency Rewards Gamers for Testing Video Games
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Cryptocurrency Wifi Projects
Cryptocurrency Wifi Projects
Wificoin Lets You Buy Hotspot Access When You Can't Get Public Wifi
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Cryptocurrency News Platforms
Cryptocurrency News Platforms
'CoinSpectator' Offers Real-Time Access to Essential News
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Cycling-Powered Cryptocurrencies
Cycling-Powered Cryptocurrencies
This Innovative Cryptocurrency Lets Cyclists Earn Money By Riding
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Cryptocoin Menu Extensions
Cryptocoin Menu Extensions
The 'Piggy' Extension Shows Crypto Stocks Directly in the Menu Bar
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Altcoin Portfolio Apps
Altcoin Portfolio Apps
The 'Delta' Cryptocurrency Portfolio Management Tool is Comprehensive
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Cryptocurrency Savings Apps
Cryptocurrency Savings Apps
The 'BitHodl' Wallet App for Bitcoin Keeps Currency Locked
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Messaging App Cryptocurrencies
Messaging App Cryptocurrencies
The Kin Cryptocurrency is Backed by Messaging App Kik
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Offshore Banking Cryptocurrencies
Offshore Banking Cryptocurrencies
The DIGI Coin Aims to Speed Up International Money Transfers
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State-Run Digital Currencies
State-Run Digital Currencies
Dubai Recently Launched an Official Cryptocurrency Called emCash
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Democratized Cryptocurrency Platforms
Democratized Cryptocurrency Platforms
'Bitmora' Lets Traders Vote on Preferred Trading Features
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Cryptocurrency Payment Phones
Cryptocurrency Payment Phones
Sirin Labs' Finney Smartphone Targets the Cryptocurrency Users
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Cryptocurrency Recovery Backups
Cryptocurrency Recovery Backups
The 'ColdTi' Stores Your Recovery Seed on an Indestructible Device
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Cryptocurrency Restaurant Rewards
Cryptocurrency Restaurant Rewards
A Chain of Hooters Locations Unveiled Its Own Cryptocurrency
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Cryptocurrency Portfolio Value Apps
Cryptocurrency Portfolio Value Apps
'CryptoDasher' Provides Updates on Your Portfolio in Real Time
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Cryptocurrency Airline Payments
Cryptocurrency Airline Payments
Peach Aviation Now Lets Travelers Pay with Bitcoin for Flights
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Lawyer-Replacing Blockchain Ventures
Lawyer-Replacing Blockchain Ventures
Blockchain Technology Startup Jury.online is Anti-Corruption
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Cryptocurrency Price Trackers
Cryptocurrency Price Trackers
Startup Coindex Helps You Track Cryptocurrencies on iOS Devices
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Unified Retail Loyalty Programs
Unified Retail Loyalty Programs
Benebit is Unifying Retail's Loyalty Programs Using Digital Tokens
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Blockchain Newsfeed Systems
Blockchain Newsfeed Systems
Userfeeds is Working on a Ranking Framework for Trusted News Sources
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Cryptocurrency-Monitoring Apps
Cryptocurrency-Monitoring Apps
'CoinHub' Offers Cryptocurrency Quotes to Quickly Identify Trends
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E-Commerce Cryptocurrency Exchanges
E-Commerce Cryptocurrency Exchanges
DMM Bitcoin Brings Thrifty Crypto Services to Japanese Traders
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Blockchain Payment Partnerships
Blockchain Payment Partnerships
This Money Transfer Initiative Uses the Ripple XRP Digital Token
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Secure National Cryptocurrencies
Secure National Cryptocurrencies
Estonia is Working Toward Releasing Estcoin as National Currency
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Exclusive Cryptocurrency Pens
Exclusive Cryptocurrency Pens
Ancora's 'Bitcoin Pen' Can Only Be Purchased with Bitcoin
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Cash-Free Cryptocurrency Cafes
Cash-Free Cryptocurrency Cafes
The Ducatus Cafe Accepts Payments Via Its In-House Cryptocurrency
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Streamlined Cryptocurrency Mining Servers
Streamlined Cryptocurrency Mining Servers
The Manda Miner Lets Users Mine Ethereum and ZCash Coins
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Cryptocurrency Portfolio Management Apps
Cryptocurrency Portfolio Management Apps
The 'f0lio' App Keeps an Eye on Rates and More
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Blockchain Consultancy Platforms
Blockchain Consultancy Platforms
This International Internet Marketplace is for Blockchain Jobs
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Cryptocurrency Chicken Buckets
Cryptocurrency Chicken Buckets
KFC's 'Bitcoin Bucket' Can Only Be Purchased with Bitcoin
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Blockchain Carbon Trading Platforms
Blockchain Carbon Trading Platforms
This P2P Marketplace Incentivizes Consumers to be Eco Friendly
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Cryptocurrency-Inspired Musicians
Cryptocurrency-Inspired Musicians
J-Pop Group Kasotsuka Shojo uses Pop Music to Educate on Crypto
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Burger Chain Cryptocurrencies
Burger Chain Cryptocurrencies
Burger King Launched 'WhopperCoin' as Its Own Digital Currency
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Hack-Proof Cryptocurrency Wallets
Hack-Proof Cryptocurrency Wallets
The 'HooFoo' Stores and Protects Your Digital Currencies
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