Last updated: November 2, 2017 edit

What is NEO?

Industry Decentralised Virtual Machine
Similar to Ethereum

NEO (formerly known as Antshares) is a digital asset, digital identity, and smart-contract platform. Smart contracts on NEO can be written in several languages (eg, C#, Java, Javascript, Python). Like Ethereum, NEO uses a token (GAS) to pay for smart contract execution and transactions.

About NEO

Genesis Date 9 January 2017
Type Currency
Protocol dBFT (Delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerant)
Available supply NEO
Total supply NEO

Purpose of the token

The NEO token represents an ownership share of the network. NEO generates GAS tokens for the holder. NEO can be used to participate in the project's governance and delegated consensus processes.

Token uses & incentives for holders

GAS generation (variable rewards)

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