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LPT Livepeer
+ 3.33%
$ 7.00542054
Volume 24h
Circulating supply
Change 24h
Graph (7d)
  • 197
    $ 7.00542054
    $ 193,029,949
    $ 7,092,937
    27,554,370 LPT
    + 3.33%
What is Livepeer?
Livepeer is the first live video streaming network protocol that is fully undestood.
To learn more about this project, check out our deep dive.
The live video streaming and broadcasting industry is growing at a rapid pace, and the company is looking to ride this wave and introduce decentralization to the environment.

Who are the people who started Livepeer?
Livepeer is an open-source protocol that allows developers to freely contribute to the underlying code. The Livepeer platform is owned by Livepeer Inc.
Doug Petkanics graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in computer science. He has been a part of several big names. He co-founded Hyperpublic, which was later acquired by Groupon. Petkanics co-founded Wildcard with another person.
Eric Tang received a degree in electrical and computer engineering. He joined Next Jump as a software developer in 2008 and became a product manager for Clickable in 2010. He co-founded Hyperpublic with Doug Petkanics.

What makes Livepeer unique?
Livepeer is a project that aims to change the broadcasting industry by using the power of the internet. Users and developers can participate in the management and improvement of the platform without restriction.
Livepeer allows users to participate in many ways. There are opportunities for pay-as-you-go content consumption, auto-scaling social video services, uncensorable live journalism, and video-enabled DApps on the platform.

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How many LPT Coins are in circulation?
Livepeer has a maximum and total supply of LTP token.
The founders and early team members of the network split about 12.35% of the total supply. Pre-sale purchases were directed towards another 19% of the token amount. Crowd sales received the largest amount of token.

How is the Livepeer network secured?
The Livepeer platform uses a modified version of a delegated proof-of-stake. There is no mining in a DPoS mechanism.
This is what distinguishes Livepeer from consensus mechanisms. The DPoS systems are more sustainable and easy to scale than the Proof-of-Work mechanism of Bitcoin.

Where can you buy Livepeer?
Livepeer is becoming an increasingly sought-after asset and more exchanges are starting to offer trading pairs with it.
Other recommended exchanges include:

Poloniex OKEx There is a Sushi swap.

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