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Content Distribution: The Novusphere Approach

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Content Distribution: The Novusphere Approach
The Novusphere is an emerging cryptocurrency-based platform built using a Delegated-Proof-of-Stake consensus mechanism. It leverages the power of IPFS to distribute files via a technology called Advanced File Index (AFIX) and aims to create a low-barrier economy for file distribution. AFIX is an indexing mechanism that embeds metadata into the Atmos blockchain, which includes the Read More

Telegram: From Record-Breaking ICO to Russia’s Ban

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Telegram: From Record-Breaking ICO to Russia’s Ban
Telegram has been making headlines for quite some time now. The instant messaging app developed by the Durov brothers, Pavel and Nikolai, has built a deep connection to the cryptocurrency universe and has become a favorite messaging app for many in the industry. Its connection to the crypto community was made even deeper when they Read More

Airdrops Emerging As Top Marketing Tool For New Platforms

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Airdrops Emerging As Top Marketing Tool For New Platforms
One undeniable fact of the crypto revolution is that the vast growth in platforms is certain to continue unabated. There are currently more than fifteen hundred cryptos, with many more under development. When the ICO boom began last year, new coins easily drew attention and investment. Such is no longer the case, as the market Read More

Lympo – Monetizing sports and health data via blockchain technology

4 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Lympo – Monetizing sports and health data via blockchain technology
Every day we are experiencing a lot of different ideas popping up in cryptocurrency and blockchain, but rarely do we see a product/service that has something to do with health. Today is going to be different because you will discover a completely new and revolutionary vision that will improve the lives of many. Imagine a Read More

US States Take The Lead on Crypto Adoption

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on US States Take The Lead on Crypto Adoption
It is no secret that governments around the world are reluctant to fully recognize crypto as legal tender. Nevertheless, its growing popularity, and the increasing adoption of blockchain technology, is a movement that cannot be ignored. This fact has created a quandary for central governments, as they struggle to find a place for decentralized assets Read More

NEO: The Future of Smart-Contracts?

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on NEO: The Future of Smart-Contracts?
As one of the frequently discussed features of cryptocurrencies, smart-contracts are perhaps the most disruptive component of blockchain technology. First proposed in 1994 by the cryptographer Nick Szabo, smart-contracts were initially described to be functional upgrades of their paper-based predecessors and containing the protocols and terms necessary for one or more parties to execute a Read More

Crypto Volatility Increases Amid Regulatory Concerns & Warnings

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Crypto Volatility Increases Amid Regulatory Concerns & Warnings
Although wild value swings are the norm with cryptocurrencies, the last several days have been more volatile than usual due to a series of steps taken by governments across the globe. Bitcoin and altcoin prices, after a slow decline over the past few weeks, have moved wildly based on rumors and speculation that crypto may Read More

Counterparty & the Proof of Burn Mechanism

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Counterparty & the Proof of Burn Mechanism
We are used to thinking about “proof-of-work” and “proof-of-stake” as the optimal method for blockchain consensus mechanisms, but there are other ways that blockchain implementations deal with the confirmation and double spending issues. Specifically, in this article, we are going to explore how “Proof of Burn” (PoB) is working out for a cryptocurrency called Counterparty Read More

Redefining Digital Marketing with Basic Attention Token

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Redefining Digital Marketing with Basic Attention Token
When it comes to digital marketing in today’s market, there are several companies like Google or Facebook that dominate the advertising space. It is a $1 billion dollar industry that consists of advertisers, publishers, and users. Over the years, digital marketing has grown to an opaque and inefficient marketplace that has many downsides. When you Read More

Google to Ban Cryptocurrency Adverts Starting in June

5 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Google to Ban Cryptocurrency Adverts Starting in June
The giant search engine recently decided to crack down all the sites dedicated to promote or advertise cryptocurrency products and services. The initiative is encouraged by a similar action taken by Facebook against cryptocurrencies. The banning applies not only to digital currencies advertisement but also to Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), wallets and any crypto trading Read More