Cloud Currencies do not depend on encryption but on redundancy along with a patent-pending distributed authenticity protocol. CloudCoin™ is the first and only of its kind yet.
Yes, they are easier to buy, sell and trade. They cannot be mined, counterfeited or double-spent. They are more private, more secure and more fun.
The RAIDA was created in October 2016 and passed all checks on March 15th 2017. RAIDA has never gone down and the most RAIDA that have ever been off line at the same time is four.
We will have a public registry of sites that sell CloudCoins in exchange for currency. You can expect to be able to purchase them with whatever currency you have.