Blakecoin is an experimental, decentralized digital currency. It was launched in 2013 as a Bitcoin fork. The total coins supply is 7,000,000,000. Blockchain protocol is Proof of Work, and the hashing algorithm is BLAKE 256. Some of the advantages of Blakecoin are: - The simplicity of the algorithm- Blake 256 algorithm is faster than Bitcoin- Fast software and hardware- Secured by ChaCha component- Resistant to side-channel attacks- Mining rewards do not decrease in time only the block height and difficulty- It is a peer to peer technology- Block time is 3 minutes- Block reward is 25 BLC- Block maturity is 120 BLC To exchange coins, you can go to Cryptopia or C patex, and some of the available mining pools are Blakecoin EU3, Blakecoin LA1, and others.