What is NeuCoin? NeuCoin was a Paris-based cryptocurrency announced in February 2015 by Daniel Kaufman. It is a fork from Peercoin and isShow more [+] thus a proof-of-stake (POS) coin that pays interest as it is staked. Neucoin was the solution developed for the market of micropayments.
The currency was launched on September 23, 2015. The currency had a team of ten founders of backgrounds in various industries, as well as a million dollars in investment from angel investors. In April 2015, NeuCoin presold 100 million NeuCoins to future users in exchange for 4,012 Bitcoins. In December 2015, NeuCoin launched a tipping platform on the internet radio service Jango and a Facebook game called Solitaire Racer. In September 2016, NeuCoin launched a second Facebook game called SongQuest.
On 25 November 2016, NeuCoin announced that its Foundation would "cease supporting NeuCoin services, destroy its remaining coins and dissolve itself".