Diet 119 - What is Bytecoin? Bytecoin Review Bytecoin is a cryptocurrency that was launched back in 2012. The mining process for it uses an algorithm called CryptoNight, which is different from the SHA-256 algorithm that is used in other cryptocurrencies. This makes it much easier for anyone with a normal computer to start mining coins. Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:58:34 UTC en