Cosmos

Cosmos

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The Cosmos network consists of many independent, parallel blockchains, called zones, each powered by classical Byzantine fault-tolerant (BFT) consensus protocols like Tendermint (already used by platforms like ErisDB). Some zones act as hubs with respect to other zones, allowing many zones to interoperate through a shared hub. The architecture is a more general application of the Bitcoin sidechains concept, using classic BFT and Proof-of-Stake algorithms, instead of Proof-of-Work. Cosmos can interoperate with multiple other applications and cryptocurrencies, something other blockchains can’t do well. By creating a new zone, you can plug any blockchain system into the Cosmos hub and pass tokens back and forth between those zones, without the need for an intermediary. For example, if you wanted to trade bitcoins for ether today, you would have to sell your bitcoins for a fiat currency on an open exchange and then use that fiat currency to buy ether on another exchange. The problem is, many of our exchanges today are plagued by hacks, theft, and cons. Two prime examples are what happened at Mt. Gox and more recently Bitfinex.
  • Market
    Pair
    Price
    Volume 24H
    24H (price)
    24H (volume)
  • MXC
    ATOM/BTC 4 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 255.514 K
    -7.96%
    -2.62%
  • MXC
    ATOM/USDT 7 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 1.074 M
    -7.79%
    35.93%
  • Coinbase Pro
    ATOM/USD 10 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 2.387 M
    -7.96%
    40.89%
  • Coinbase Pro
    ATOM/BTC 10 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 184.914 K
    -7.94%
    -42.48%
  • ZG.com
    ATOM/USDT 10 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 108.935 M
    -7.94%
    55.11%
  • Liquid
    ATOM/BTC 12 minutes ago
    $ 5.27
    $ 944.77
    -4.87%
    13.76%
  • Liquid
    ATOM/USDT 13 minutes ago
    $ 5.55
    $ 697.44
    -
    -74.91%
  • Gate.io
    ATOM/USDT 13 minutes ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 202.079 K
    -8.32%
    169.41%
  • BiKi
    ATOM/USDT 16 minutes ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 99.702 K
    -7.97%
    4.13%
  • ProBit
    ATOM/KRW 18 minutes ago
    $ 5.14
    $ 176.124 K
    -6.20%
    -16.09%
  • Gate.io
    ATOM/BTC 21 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 3.955 K
    -
    -
  • ProBit
    ATOM/USDT 22 minutes ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 258.172 K
    -7.65%
    -10.67%
  • Oceanex
    ATOM/USDT 22 minutes ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 545.571 K
    -7.99%
    -8.74%
  • BW.com
    ATOM/ETH 24 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 129.4 K
    -7.45%
    -6.28%
  • Zebpay
    ATOM/INR 25 minutes ago
    $ 5.61
    $ 13.773 K
    -0.71%
    94.93%
  • GDAC
    ATOM/KRW 30 minutes ago
    $ 5.17
    $ 280.161 K
    -6.34%
    -14.00%
  • DragonEx
    ATOM/USDT 31 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 1.931 M
    -7.62%
    2.78%
  • WazirX
    ATOM/INR 33 minutes ago
    $ 5.44
    $ 57.255 K
    -6.37%
    -19.13%
  • WazirX
    ATOM/USDT 33 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 44.722 K
    -3.41%
    35.57%
  • Oceanex
    ATOM/VET 34 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 499.831 K
    -5.90%
    -11.88%
  • CoinAll
    ATOM/USDT 38 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 721.79
    -
    -
  • BTCNEXT
    ATOM/BTC 38 minutes ago
    $ 5.16
    $ 332.553 K
    -6.18%
    -32.12%
  • BTCNEXT
    ATOM/USDT 38 minutes ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 464.441 K
    -8.12%
    -32.32%
  • Yunex.io
    ATOM/USDT 41 minutes ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 240.347 K
    -7.64%
    -8.03%
  • BtcTurk PRO
    ATOM/USDT 51 minutes ago
    $ 5.11
    $ 407.341 K
    -6.58%
    1.47%
  • BtcTurk PRO
    ATOM/TRY 51 minutes ago
    $ 5.13
    $ 1.85 M
    -6.73%
    25.91%
  • Bilaxy
    ATOM/USDT 57 minutes ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 3.327 M
    -7.27%
    -11.35%
  • BigONE
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 1.854 M
    -4.14%
    4.72%
  • BigONE
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 1.833 M
    -4.32%
    5.58%
  • Paribu
    ATOM/TRY one hour ago
    $ 5.13
    $ 508.607 K
    -4.11%
    -19.71%
  • Indodax
    ATOM/IDR one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 9.485 K
    -4.14%
    -14.41%
  • BitMax
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 900.517 K
    -4.49%
    13.22%
  • BitMax
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 708.555 K
    -3.77%
    9.45%
  • TOKOK
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 425.223 K
    -3.96%
    -1.71%
  • TOKOK
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 158.275 K
    -3.97%
    -2.68%
  • KuCoin
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 100.636 K
    -3.78%
    -14.37%
  • KuCoin
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 462.71 K
    -3.95%
    -3.61%
  • EXMO
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 3.936 K
    -8.15%
    57.62%
  • Poloniex
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 31.114 K
    -4.17%
    83.92%
  • Hotbit
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 3.127 M
    -3.78%
    10.07%
  • Hotbit
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 63.909 K
    -4.17%
    5.44%
  • Poloniex
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 36.476 K
    -4.16%
    -48.53%
  • LATOKEN
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 3.243 K
    -4.16%
    -22.85%
  • CoinEx
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 89.351 K
    -4.17%
    19.54%
  • Bittrex
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 12.157 K
    -4.92%
    39.64%
  • LATOKEN
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.05
    $ 1.773 K
    -4.54%
    -21.85%
  • CoinEx
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.05
    $ 172.228 K
    -8.68%
    27.33%
  • CoinEx
    ATOM/BCH one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 53.796 K
    -2.69%
    20.49%
  • BKEX
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 1.619 M
    -8.86%
    7.00%
  • Bittrex
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 1.495 K
    -9.24%
    363.62%
  • Bittrex
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 14.477 K
    -4.74%
    41.86%
  • Bittrex
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 11.437 K
    -4.75%
    35.24%
  • Kraken
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 22.356 K
    -9.21%
    36.32%
  • Kraken
    ATOM/XBT one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 33.758 K
    -8.70%
    -73.50%
  • Kraken
    ATOM/EUR one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 256.3 K
    -4.73%
    23.33%
  • Kraken
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 494.973 K
    -4.91%
    20.89%
  • BitZ
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 8.317 M
    -8.53%
    13.34%
  • BitMart
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.05
    $ 35.307 K
    -8.51%
    -42.83%
  • Bitfinex
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 3.601 K
    -8.88%
    438.05%
  • HitBTC
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 6.546 K
    -8.89%
    -39.61%
  • HitBTC
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 3.744 K
    -8.88%
    -30.80%
  • HitBTC
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 114.947 K
    -8.88%
    -50.48%
  • LBank
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 102.352 K
    -9.06%
    -21.49%
  • LBank
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 1.167 M
    -8.71%
    3.99%
  • Upbit
    ATOM/KRW one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 688.771 K
    -7.79%
    10.43%
  • KuCoin
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 18.803 K
    -5.47%
    -19.28%
  • Bibox
    ATOM/BIX one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 2.062 M
    -9.39%
    4.43%
  • Bibox
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 534.04 K
    -8.70%
    43.15%
  • Bibox
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 115.725 K
    -9.07%
    -28.69%
  • Poloniex
    ATOM/USDC one hour ago
    $ 4.99
    $ 1.487 K
    -5.67%
    77.95%
  • Bitfinex
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 4.844 K
    -9.24%
    12.95%
  • Bitfinex
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 4.98
    $ 42.847 K
    -9.78%
    145.00%
  • Digifinex
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 682.721 K
    -9.24%
    -24.05%
  • Digifinex
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 2.386 M
    -9.24%
    8.51%
  • CEX.IO
    ATOM/USD one hour ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 4.117 K
    -4.50%
    -45.47%
  • OKEx
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 7.206 K
    -5.64%
    29.81%
  • BitAsset
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.03
    $ 11.805 K
    -8.88%
    -31.41%
  • Binance
    ATOM/USDC one hour ago
    $ 5.04
    $ 64.258 K
    -8.53%
    -7.31%
  • Binance
    ATOM/BNB one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 56.834 K
    -8.50%
    -11.08%
  • Bitforex
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 756.032 K
    -8.50%
    -12.38%
  • OKEx
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 4.258 M
    -8.50%
    4.86%
  • Huobi Global
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 216.226 K
    -8.33%
    -35.71%
  • Huobi Global
    ATOM/ETH one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 83.753 K
    -8.15%
    -43.04%
  • Binance
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 2.832 M
    -8.33%
    -16.22%
  • OKEx
    ATOM/BTC one hour ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 1.488 M
    -8.15%
    -26.82%
  • Bithumb
    ATOM/KRW one hour ago
    $ 5.15
    $ 690.914 K
    -6.36%
    27.97%
  • Huobi Global
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 4.311 M
    -8.33%
    15.16%
  • Binance
    ATOM/USDT one hour ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 9.395 M
    -8.14%
    10.66%
  • CEX.IO
    ATOM/GBP one hour ago
    $ 5.11
    $ 1.61 K
    -
    -
  • VCC Exchange
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 861.763 K
    -
    -
  • VCC Exchange
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 3.842 M
    -
    -
  • Hoo.com
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 712.436 K
    -
    -
  • Crypto.com
    ATOM/CRO 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 33.064 K
    -
    -
  • Crypto.com
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 98.361 K
    -
    -
  • Crypto.com
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 103.532 K
    -
    -
  • Atomars
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 25.914 K
    -
    -
  • Atomars
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.07
    $ 71.616 K
    -
    -
  • Binance
    ATOM/BUSD 2 hours ago
    $ 5.11
    $ 112.598 K
    -7.59%
    -1.57%
  • BitMart
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.29
    $ 13.611 K
    -4.17%
    -56.80%
  • Bitcoin.com Exchange
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 111.639 K
    -
    -
  • Bitcoin.com Exchange
    ATOM/USD 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 6.605 K
    -
    -
  • Bitcoin.com Exchange
    ATOM/ETH 2 hours ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 3.817 K
    -
    -
  • OKEx Korea
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 4.111 K
    -
    -
  • OKEx Korea
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 19.081 K
    -
    -
  • Binance US
    ATOM/USD 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 93.856 K
    -
    -
  • Binance US
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.09
    $ 63.576 K
    -
    -
  • AEX
    ATOM/CNC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.08
    $ 886.311 K
    -
    -
  • Huobi Korea
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 26.314 K
    -7.61%
    -14.57%
  • Huobi Korea
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.11
    $ 65.533 K
    -7.43%
    15.83%
  • BtcTurk PRO
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.17
    $ 3.967 K
    -6.85%
    -5.00%
  • Zebpay
    ATOM/AUD 2 hours ago
    $ 5.15
    $ 1.036 K
    -
    -
  • BW.com
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.06
    $ 1.031 M
    -4.17%
    -6.50%
  • EXMO
    ATOM/BTC 2 hours ago
    $ 5.05
    $ 2.745 K
    -8.84%
    111.68%
  • OKEx Korea
    ATOM/ETH 2 hours ago
    $ 5.02
    $ 3.759 K
    -
    -
  • CEX.IO
    ATOM/USDT 2 hours ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 586.72
    -
    -
  • Coinone
    ATOM/KRW 2 hours ago
    $ 5.10
    $ 299.952 K
    -7.10%
    23.82%
  • CEX.IO
    ATOM/EUR 3 hours ago
    $ 5.20
    $ 423.68
    -7.31%
    711.03%
  • Upbit
    ATOM/BTC 3 hours ago
    $ 5.22
    $ 8.24 K
    -
    -
  • Digifinex
    ATOM/ETH 3 hours ago
    $ 5.22
    $ 8.328 K
    -5.61%
    93.63%
  • WazirX
    ATOM/BTC 7 hours ago
    $ 5.33
    $ 1.122 K
    0.76%
    -62.91%
  • EXMO
    ATOM/EUR 7 hours ago
    $ 5.59
    $ 22.48
    -
    -
  • Bitcoin.com Exchange
    ATOM/BCH 7 hours ago
    $ 5.30
    $ 2.17
    -
    -
  • HitBTC
    ATOM/BCH 7 hours ago
    $ 5.32
    $ 2.18
    -
    -
  • Huobi Indonesia
    ATOM/USDT one day ago
    $ 5.51
    $ 0.8265
    -
    -
  • EXMO
    ATOM/EXM one day ago
    $ 5.84
    $ 12.93
    -
    -
  • CoinAll
    ATOM/BTC 2 days ago
    $ 5.31
    $ 1.43
    -
    -
  • Livecoin
    ATOM/BTC 2 days ago
    $ 5.40
    $ 30.74
    -
    -
  • Satang Pro
    ATOM/THB 2 days ago
    $ 7.11
    $ 35.57
    -
    -
  • Livecoin
    ATOM/USDT 6 days ago
    $ 4.60
    $ 5.09
    -
    -
  • Livecoin
    ATOM/ETH 7 days ago
    $ 5.15
    $ 53.09
    -
    -
  • Huobi Korea
    ATOM/ETH 7 days ago
    $ 5.19
    $ 40.76
    -
    -
  • GDAC
    ATOM/BTC 8 days ago
    $ 5.91
    $ 29.53
    -
    -
  • Hotbit
    ATOM/ETH 17 days ago
    $ 5.18
    $ 64.296 K
    -
    -
  • ViteX
    ATOM/VITE 28 days ago
    $ 5.30
    $ 177.00
    -
    -
  • Bitforex
    ATOM/ETH one month ago
    $ 4.45
    $ 212.12 K
    -
    -
  • Bitforex
    ATOM/BTC one month ago
    $ 4.43
    $ 92.163 K
    -
    -
  • Velic
    ATOM/BTC one month ago
    $ 6.25
    $ 17.50
    -
    -
  • Bione
    ATOM/BTC one month ago
    $ 5.68
    $ 451.989 K
    -
    -
  • Bione
    ATOM/USDT one month ago
    $ 5.69
    $ 1.56 M
    -
    -
  • BitMax
    ATOM/ETH 2 months ago
    $ 4.59
    $ 6.106 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/EUR 2 months ago
    $ 5.28
    $ 7.187 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/ETH 2 months ago
    $ 4.83
    $ 20.386 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/USDT 2 months ago
    $ 5.01
    $ 14.006 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/XTZ 2 months ago
    $ 4.86
    $ 4.452 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/BTC 2 months ago
    $ 4.81
    $ 994.49
    -
    -
  • CryTrEx
    ATOM/USDT 2 months ago
    $ 4.95
    $ 2.364 M
    -
    -
  • MXC
    ATOM/ETH 3 months ago
    $ 5.65
    $ 130.136 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/EBASE 3 months ago
    $ 7.18
    $ 28.13
    -
    -
  • VCC Exchange
    ATOM/ETH 3 months ago
    $ 5.49
    $ 10.09 K
    -
    -
  • XT
    ATOM/SXC 3 months ago
    $ 6.16
    $ 14.143 K
    -
    -
  • XT
    ATOM/BTC 3 months ago
    $ 6.16
    $ 11.602 K
    -
    -
  • XT
    ATOM/USDT 3 months ago
    $ 6.16
    $ 5.848 M
    -
    -
  • BKEX
    ATOM/ETH 3 months ago
    $ 6.03
    $ 716.378 K
    -
    -
  • Bitsonic
    ATOM/BSC 3 months ago
    $ 5.30
    $ 507.89
    -
    -
  • HBTC
    ATOM/USDT 3 months ago
    $ 4.15
    $ 876.308 K
    -
    -
  • HBTC
    ATOM/BTC 3 months ago
    $ 4.15
    $ 205.561 K
    -
    -
  • Eterbase
    ATOM/XBASE 4 months ago
    $ 1.40
    $ 104.18
    -
    -
  • Hotbit
    ATOM/HTB 6 months ago
    $ 2.72
    $ 29.24
    -
    -
  • BiHODL
    ATOM/USDT 6 months ago
    $ 2.48
    $ 889.35
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  • Huobi US (HBUS)
    ATOM/BTC 7 months ago
    $ 2.72
    $ 88.531 K
    -
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  • Huobi US (HBUS)
    ATOM/ETH 7 months ago
    $ 2.72
    $ 89.236 K
    -
    -
  • Coinsuper
    ATOM/BTC 7 months ago
    $ 2.62
    $ 23.25
    -
    -
  • Binance
    ATOM/TUSD 7 months ago
    $ 2.60
    $ 118.924 K
    -
    -
  • BitRabbit
    ATOM/USDT 9 months ago
    $ 4.46
    $ 1.758 K
    -
    -
  • Binance
    ATOM/PAX one year ago
    $ 2.92
    $ 23.96 K
    1.74%
    141.15%
  • Dcoin
    ATOM/BTC one year ago
    $ 2.93
    $ 799.59 K
    2.81%
    11.49%
  • Trade.io
    ATOM/USDT one year ago
    $ 2.92
    $ 3.838 K
    2.46%
    20.13%
  • Trade.io
    ATOM/BTC one year ago
    $ 2.93
    $ 2.411 K
    2.81%
    0.18%
  • Trade.io
    ATOM/ETH one year ago
    $ 2.93
    $ 2.467 K
    2.45%
    -24.90%
  • TOKOK
    ATOM/PAX one year ago
    $ 2.93
    $ 307.873 K
    4.27%
    3.58%
  • Kraken
    ATOM/CAD one year ago
    $ 2.92
    $ 676.56
    0.69%
    263.06%
  • ABCC
    ATOM/USDT one year ago
    $ 2.80
    -
    -
    -
  • Bitmesh
    ATOM/ETH one year ago
    -
    -
    -
    -
  • Bitmesh
    ATOM/USDT one year ago
    $ 6.00
    -
    -
    -
  • Bitmesh
    ATOM/BTC one year ago
    $ 4.38
    -
    -
    -
  • AEX
    ATOM/BTC one year ago
    $ 8.01
    $ 0.1532
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Apr 6, 2017
Apr 6, 2017
100% completed
$17 300 000
cap
goal
14% goal completed
Goal 8 700.00 BTC
Cap 14 700.00 BTC
past
  • 450 ATOMS
    =
    1 BTC
Company Details
Registered Country
Canada

About Cosmos

Cosmos can interoperate with multiple other applications and cryptocurrencies, something other blockchains can’t do well. By creating a new zone, you can plug any blockchain system into the Cosmos hub and pass tokens back and forth between those zones, without the need for an intermediary. Scaling is another open issue for blockchains. Both Ethereum and Bitcoin support only a fraction of the transactions seen daily on payment networks like Visa or Mastercard. In contrast, zones allow Cosmos to scale out indefinitely. Another problem blockchains run into is how to handle upgrades when new versions come out. Getting all of the validators ('miners' in the case of Bitcoin) to upgrade to a new version of a blockchain simultaneously is tricky, and could lead to hard forks. Cosmos offers a way to link them together, but without creating a new centralized clearinghouse or exchange.

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Features

- A PoS consensus algorithm called Tendermint
- Cosmos network consists of many independent, parallel blockchains, called zones, each powered by classical Byzantine fault-tolerant (BFT) consensus protocols like Tendermint
- The Cosmos hub connects to zones via the novel IBC (inter-blockchain communication) protocol and keeps a record of the total number of tokens in each zone
- Cosmos can support a variety of currencies and scripting languages like those found in Bitcoin, Ethereum, ZeroCash, CryptoNote, and more

Technical Info

Technical details:  Architecture The Cosmos network consists of many independent, parallel blockchains, called zones, each powered by classical Byzantine fault-tolerant (BFT) consensus protocols like Tendermint (already used by platforms like ErisDB). Some zones act as hubs with respect to other zones, allowing many zones to interoperate through a shared hub. The architecture is a more general application of the Bitcoin sidechains concept, using classic BFT and Proof-of-Stake algorithms, instead of Proof-of-Work. Cosmos Hub The first blockchain in the Cosmos network is the Cosmos hub. The Cosmos hub connects to zones via the novel IBC (inter-blockchain communication) protocol and keeps a record of the total number of tokens in each zone. Because all inter-zone token transfers go through the Cosmos hub, you can transfer tokens from one zone to another, quickly and securely, without the need for a liquid exchange or a trusted third party between zones. The Cosmos hub can connect to many different kinds of zones, as long as each zone speaks IBC. As a result, Cosmos can support a variety of currencies and scripting languages like those found in Bitcoin, Ethereum, ZeroCash, CryptoNote, and more. Interoperability Cosmos can interoperate with multiple other applications and cryptocurrencies, something other blockchains can’t do well. By creating a new zone, you can plug any blockchain system into the Cosmos hub and pass tokens back and forth between those zones, without the need for an intermediary. Scalability Scaling is another open issue for blockchains. Both Ethereum and Bitcoin support only a fraction of the transactions seen daily on payment networks like Visa or Mastercard. In contrast, zones allow Cosmos to scale out indefinitely. If your transaction speed slows in one zone because too many people are using it, you simply add another zone to the hub and direct half the users over that zone, thereby doubling your transaction speed. Meanwhile, the Cosmos hub ensures that any zones connected to it remain in sync. Upgradability Another problem blockchains run into is how to handle upgrades when new versions come out. Getting all of the validators (“miners” in the case of Bitcoin) to upgrade to a new version of a blockchain simultaneously is tricky, and could lead to hard forks. This is exactly what happened when Ethereum hard-forked into ETH and ETC due to political/governance issues surrounding the DAO hack. With Cosmos, upgrading is not an issue. You simply plug a new zone into the Cosmos hub, and invite users to move their funds over to it at their leisure. Proof of developer:  Public team

Cosmos Roadmap

  • Synthesis

  • Synthesis is the period in which the Hub is built. It began over two years ago with the birth of the Tendermint project and continues today with the development of the Basecoin framework and the various plugins necessary to compose the Cosmos Hub.
  • Cosmos Fundraiser

  • Fundraiser event raised $16.8 million USD in 28 minutes.
  • Atomic Era

  • It is marked by the release of an Alpha version of the Cosmos Hub and a corresponding testnet. This includes a working form of the governance, proof-of-stake, delegation, and IBC modules, as well as a working wallet for making transactions on the Cosmos Hub.
  • Galactic Era

  • It is marked by the release of the first production version of the Cosmos Hub and the first blockchain to be launched in the Cosmos Network. It also marks the beginning of work on the Bitcoin and Ethereum bridges, as well as the DEX.
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  • Planetary Era

  • At this point, the focus will shift to usability and extensive documentation to in order to help new users and developers integrating with the Cosmos Network.

Activity

Followers:
44 830
VERY HIGH
Tweets:
2 081
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30 Days Growth:
409

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Cosmos Team

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Jae Kwon
CEO and founder
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Ethan Buchman
CTO and Co-founder
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Peng Zhong
CDO
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Brian Fabian Crain
COO
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Guido Schmitz-Krumma...
Board Member
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Anton Kaliaev
Software Engineer
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Ethan Frey
Software Engineer
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Hannah Copperman
Hiring Manager
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Matt Bell
Software Engineer
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Rigel Rozanski
Software Engineer
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Jim Yang
Strategy
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Paul Homer
Software Engineer
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Advisors

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Ash Han
Advisor
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Franck Mikulecz
Advisor
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Special Advisor
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$ 5.07
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Coin Stats
Daily, %:
-8.14%
Weekly, %:
-5.34%
Monthly, %:
15.53%
Market Info
Market Cap:
$ 1.206 B
Volume 24h:
$ 224.872 M
Circ. Supply:
238.526 M ATOM
Ticker:
ATOM
ICO profit
X 0.0004
ICO Price~$13,382.54

Cosmos Reviews

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The Cosmos Blockchain Network is a highly innovative solution that aims to catalyze powerful and significant change in the blockchain ecosystem. By allowing disparate blockchain networks to communicate with each other while at the same time arming users with the ability to create their own hubs, the Cosmos Blockchain Network makes it possible to create a global interconnected blockchain network free from a “centralized decentralized” intermediary.

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