For this week’s feature, we will cover ZrCoin, a project that aims to create and distribute a cryptocurrency backed by reserves of zirconium dioxide (ZrO2). It may not seem like much, as tokens are usually related to gold or silver bullion, or other more famous resource, but zirconium dioxide is very well regarded within different industries because of its versatility.
We have reached a time when the vast majority of people around the world know what Bitcoin is, despite not having to familiarize themselves with the work that goes beneath it, how it’s mined or how it struggles to retain its value. However, what we know as Bitcoin is not an accurate depiction of what Satoshi Nakamoto proposed in their whitepaper back in 2008. This is where Bitcoin SV steps in.