Burst (CURRENCY:BURST) traded 4.8% higher against the U.S. dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 18:00 PM E.T. on April 15th. Burst has a total market capitalization of $42.95 million and approximately $1.14 million worth of Burst was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Burst has traded 51.4% higher against the U.S. dollar. One Burst coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0223 or 0.00000269 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Burst Asset Exchange, Livecoin, Bittrex and Coinroom.
Burst (BURST) is a PoC coin that uses the Shabal256 hashing algorithm. It was first traded on June 12th, 2014. Burst’s total supply is 1,927,155,487 coins. The Reddit community for Burst is /r/burstcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Burst’s official message board is forums.burst-team.us. Burst’s official Twitter account is @Burstcoin_dev and its Facebook page is accessible here. Burst’s official website is www.burst-coin.org.
According to CryptoCompare, “Burst uses a new algorithm for proof of hdd capacity (POC) mining. Miners pre-generate chunks of data known as 'plots' which are then saved to disk. Taking NXT's great PoS code, and turning it into PoC. PoC takles the problem of unfair distribution, enables blockchain trimming, and allows anyone to mine without massive power bills or any special equipment “
Buying and Selling Burst
Burst can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: Coinroom, Poloniex, Livecoin, Bittrex, Burst Asset Exchange and C-CEX. It is not currently possible to buy Burst directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Burst must first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as GDAX, Changelly or Gemini. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy Burst using one of the exchanges listed above.
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