If you follow digital currency trading news on the Internet, you have probably heard about the phenomenal success of the new decentralized Internet protocol called thorium. The hype came after Vitalik Buterin and his group of developers made the decision to create this new protocol as a response to problems that currency traders have been experiencing for years. Since its inception, thorium has been the fastest growing currency in the world, growing faster than any other financial technology in history. But what is it exactly? Let us take a look.