What is Nimiq? Nimiq is a browser-based Blockchain designed for simplicity. Nimiq’s reason for existence is to bring the benefits ofShow more [+] blockchain technology to the mainstream. To achieve that purpose Nimiq has been built from the ground up to address and break the barriers to entry that inhibit the mainstream adoption of blockchain technologies. Nimiq is encompassed by a strong philanthropic mindset, it will always remain open-source and community-driven.
The project combines state-of-the-art blockchain research and web technology.
Nano clients synchronize in seconds. Nimiq is browser-based and installation-free.
NIM is the token of the Nimiq Mainnet Blockchain. A total of 2.52 billion NIM were created in the Genesis Block during the Launch of the Mainnet. The minimum unit of NIM is called a satoshi and 100,000 satoshis equal 1 NIM. After the Launch of the Mainnet, NIM are rewarded to miners.