Cryptocurrency Developer Activity Tracker – Github Code Commits (December 2017)

As the end of 2017 has passed, let us look back at the work done on the top 25 cryptocurrencies reference implementations in 2017. Most people are looking at market cap to get a good idea to see how well a cryptocurrency is doing. Another good thing to look at is the number of commits to the project, as this shows developer activity and that the cryptocurrency is being improved, which could theoretically lead to further development and market gains.

 

Bitcoin

Ticker: BTC

Commits in 2017: 1925

Commits last month: 90

Top contributor last month: Matt Corallo

 

Ripple

Ticker: XRP

Commits in 2017: 271

Commits last month: 37

Top contributor last month: Brad Chase

 

Ethereum

Ticker: ETH

Commits in 2017: 833

Commits last month: 67

Top contributor last month: Péter Szilágyi

 

Bitcoin Cash

Ticker: BCH

Commits in 2017: 1101

Commits last month: 120

Top contributor last month: deadalnix

 

Litecoin

Ticker: LTC

Commits in 2017: 1299

Commits last month: 0

 

IOTA

Ticker: MIOTA

Commits in 2017: 1167

Commits last month: 43

Top contributor last month: Alon Elmaliah

 

NEM

Ticker: XEM

Commits in 2017: 49

Commits last month: 4

 

Dash

Ticker: DASH

Commits in 2017: 385

Commits last month: 371

Top contributor last month: Wladimir J. van der Laan

 

Stellar Lumens

Ticker: XLM

Commits in 2017: 444

Commits last month: 98

Top contributor last month: Rafał Malinowski

 

Monero

Ticker: XMR

Commits in 2017: 1199

Commits last month: 129

Top contributor last month: moneromooo-monero

 

NEO

Ticker: NEO

Commits in 2017: 99

Commits last month: 27

 

 

EOS

Ticker: EOS

Commits in 2017: 1450

Commits last month: 200

Top contributor last month: Kevin Heifner

 

Qtum

Ticker: QTUM

Commits in 2017: 1233

Commits last month: 137

 

 

Ethereum Classic

Ticker: ETC

Commits in 2017: 952

Commits last month: 157

Top contributor last month: ia

 

Lisk

Ticker: LSK

Commits in 2017: 2179

Commits last month: 303

Top contributor last month: Oliver Beddows

 

OmiseGo

Ticker: OMG

Commits in 2017: 62

Commits last month: 7

Top contributor last month: Weerasak Chongnguluam

 

BitShares

Ticker: BTS

Commits in 2017: 289

Commits last month: 21

Top contributor last month: zhuliting

 

Zcash

Ticker: ZEC

Commits in 2017: 503

Commits last month: 39

Top contributor last month: str4d

 

Stratis

Ticker: STRAT

Commits in 2017: 1057

Commits last month: 90

Top contributor last month: Aprogiena

 

ByteCoin

Ticker: BCN

Commits in 2017: 10

Commits last month: 0

Image from bytecoin wiki

DogeCoin

Ticker: DOGE

Commits in 2017: 8

Commits last month: 8

Top contributor last month: Ross Nicoll

Image from dogecoin github

SiaCoin

Ticker: SC

Commits in 2017: 1493

Commits last month: 121

Top contributor last month: Christopher Schinnerl

 

Steem

Ticker: STEEM

Commits in 2017: 452

Commits last month: 147

Top contributor last month: Michael Vandeberg

Augur

Ticker: REP

Commits in 2017: 3549

Commits last month: 197

Top contributor last month: Stephen Sprinkle

Armin Davis

Armin is a cryptocurrency mining and computer security enthusiast. Writing is fun too.

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