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Cryptocurrencies are digital means of payment that act as an exchange medium under the principles of cryptography to secure transactions and control currency production.
Digital currency, alternative currency and virtual currency are alternative terms for cryptocurrencies.
To date, hundreds of cryptocurrencies - so-called Altcoins - have been created.
Bitcoin and its derivatives use decentralized control as opposed to centralized electronic money / central bank systems.
Decentralized control refers to the use of the blockchain transaction database in the role of a distributed ledger.