Highland coin uses traditional proof of work method of blocks generation.
Highland Coin is a coin designed to send fast, low-cost and secure transactions Worldwide. It is also an ideal coin for investment that gives a high interest rate to investors through our Masternodes and Staking. Masternodes are an important part of the Masternode Blockchain network making high transaction speed possible. They also provide the dark send feature keeping your transactions anonymous if neccesary.
As Masternodes provide an important functionality to the network, masternode owners receive the rewards (coins), giving them a far higher ROI than usual investents. However, you don't have to be a masternode owner. You are also able to benefit by sStaking Highland Coins attached to your wallet. Essentially, the more coins you have, the more weight you will have on the network and the faster your coins will grow.