Twinecoin is a coded from scratch cryptocurrency with future scalability and extensibility in mind.

The design strategy for the coin is to release with the minimal features required for the coin to operate but which allows future expansion.

The target for the first release is for software that can handle mining and person to person payments.


  • Peer to peer features
    • Small consensus library written in c
      • supports competing clients that are compatible
      • fraud proof based consensus
    • Fraud proofs for improved SPV security
    • SPV nodes don’t need to download all headers
  • Scaling features
    • Dual canonical transaction ordering to support shared auditing
    • Helix chain system reduces surge bandwidth requirement for miners
  • 1 minute block time (8 minutes for all 8 chains to update)
  • Compatible with Bitcoin mining hardware