Namecoin (NMC) has been in the crypto world since April 28th, 2013 and operates without being controlled by a central bank or single administration. NMC, a decentralized digital asset, is not mineable, therefore you must get the coins with a cryptocoin exchange. It utilizes the SHA-256
algorithm. Namecoin are on social media sites such as Twitter, so check them out to keep up to date with the latest news.