Stellar Inflation Pools

January 7, 2019

If you are holding XLM you need to be aware of the idea of inflation within the Stellar protocol and subsequently how you can sign-up to an inflation pool to claim what is rightfully yours! Inflation Mechanism The Stellar distributed network has a built-in inflation mechanism. New lumens are added to the network at the … Read moreStellar Inflation Pools

Market Data Visualizations

December 29, 2018

You can usually get some new insight out of data when it is visualized in different ways. This can be applied to both traditional market (stocks and shares) and cryptocurrency market data. Here are some websites (some more useful than others) that I’ve come across that cater to both markets. Hopefully they will supply you … Read moreMarket Data Visualizations

Crypto security – hardware wallets

November 29, 2018

The usual rule of thumb is if you have a little over the price of a hardware wallet invested in cryptocurrency, you should really think about investing in one. Even more so if you have substantial holdings as keeping them on centralised exchanges poses a number of risks. The hardware wallet market has grown substantially … Read moreCrypto security – hardware wallets

Buy and sell goods using cryptocurrency

November 14, 2018

Sell anything in exchange for cryptocurrency There are quite a few different projects in this arena. For example, eBay-type marketplaces, e-commerce payment gateways, decentralised P2P markets, and even recycling goods services. It’s only natural that we need to see more integration within commerce for cryptocurrency to truly be ubiquitous as a payment method. Here are … Read moreBuy and sell goods using cryptocurrency

Need a favor? Ask Gratzio (a tokenized marketplace for favors based on Stellar)

August 13, 2018

The global marketplace for instant person-to-person services powered by the Stellar blockchain. It is as simple as describing the favor, the time-frame in which it needs to be completed, and the reward (in GRAT token) for the person undertaking the task. You can then monitor its progress in real-time through the app.   About Gratzio … Read moreNeed a favor? Ask Gratzio (a tokenized marketplace for favors based on Stellar)

First EOS Mainnet Airdrop

June 22, 2018

So this is the one of the bigger moments people have been waiting for since the EOS mainnet first launched.   Although some projects / dApps / BP’s are still distributing (via airdrop or claimdrop) ERC-20 tokens to ETH wallets, this marks first EOS token on the mainnet has been distributed to accounts. It turns out … Read moreFirst EOS Mainnet Airdrop