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Cardano, the blockchain project behind the 5th-largest coin (ADA) by market cap, is about to receive its first stablecoin — AgeUSD.

Earlier this year, EMURGO has announced the launch of “AgeUSD”, the first stablecoin on Cardano. AgeUSD is a new algorithmic stablecoin protocol developed on the Ergo Blockchain in a joint partnership between the Ergo Foundation, Emurgo, and Charles Hoskinson’s Input-Output Global (IOG), the parent company of IOHK. However, according to Roman Pellerin, AgeUSD will also be available on Cardano as soon as the smart contract functionality has been unlocked.

With Charles Hoskinson, the founder of Cardano and co-founder of…


A cryptocurrency that can predict the future? Sounds a lot like science fiction. After all, we all know that you need a DeLorean DMC-12 to travel to the future. .. and those are hard to get there days.

Augur wants to use the phenomenon of swarm intelligence to estimate the outcome of events that lie ahead of us. Swarm intelligence itself is a fairly unexplored field, so this approach may initially sound very promising.

DeLorean? — pixabay.com and edited by the author

How Does It Work?

Essentially, it is a decentralized market platform for predictions. As an ERC20 token, Augur uses the Ethereum network to make predictions about real events.


Wallpapers, wallpapers, wallpapers. In recent months, many people have taken the home office and limited leisure time activities as an opportunity to bring a breath of fresh air into their own four walls. At the moment, extravagant and unusual wallpapers are particularly in demand. As a provider of high-resolution textures, Printtextures is in close contact with wallpaper manufacturers from all over the world and is therefore able to highlight trends and the future development of this industry.

Colored sea of flowers — Printtextures (detail shot) — 17717 x 11811px , 388 MB, 300dpi

Wallpapers can visually separate areas, such as the work corner in the living room, the bedroom or the hallway from other living areas…


The Hong Kong-based crypto company Crypto.com*, which makes it easy to buy and sell crypto assets via an app, wants to establish a business in the current hype surrounding non-fungible tokens (NFT). It wants to allow its currently more than ten million users to buy NFT-based digital artworks and collectibles.

Crypto.com | NFT — pixabay.com, edited by the author

NFTs

NFTs are:

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) are unique cryptographic tokens that are not exchangeable. The tokens are unique and cannot be replicated or destroyed. “Non-fungible” more or less means that it’s unique and can’t be replaced with something else. …


Ripple (XRP) is a payment network for banks to make international payments between them more efficient and cost-effective. The project is primarily dedicated to payment transactions between different currencies and tries to make inefficient payment corridors more efficient.

Banks or payment service providers face two problems when conducting transactions across national borders (in different currency areas): On the one hand, liquidity must be available in all currencies involved, and on the other hand, it must be ensured that the payment works.

Old Economy’s future? — pexels.com. edited by the author

UniCredit, UBS, Santander, American Express — these are just four big names in the network of the Ripple payment…


ECOMI is leading the way in the mass market digital collectible space. ECOMI has an already active app, VeVe, selling digital collectibles and providing a way to place them in the real world via augmented reality. VeVe already has partnerships with franchises, such as Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman, as well as sports leagues like the NFL and Major League Baseball.

With the OMI token, you can purchase those digital collectibles. With so much happening in the NFT space, analysts are expecting at least a 10x increase for ECOMI. But what is this NFT hype all about?

Digital collectibles — Photo by Lukas Horak, Pexels, edited by the author

NFTs

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)…


IOHK’s blockchain and cryptocurrency project Cardano has completed a hard fork at the beginning of March. Thanks to the “Mary” update, there is now a particularly exciting new feature for users — and the next milestone is already coming up.

The blockchain project was created around Charles Hoskinson, who originally worked for Ethereum. He has founded a company called Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK), which is working with the Cardano Foundation and Emurgo from Japan on the fundamentals and business models of Cardano. The big difference from Ethereum is (similar to DOT): Cardano runs on Proof of Stake (PoS) with…


The global leading crypto exchange Binance introduced the Binance Coin (BNB) in 2017 as a native discount token for customers. Have a look at Binance Coin: The Ruling Number 4?

Crypto.com has launched a similar project in 2018. In this case, the proprietary token is called CRO.

Kris Marszalek — crunchbase.com

From Hong Kong, with additional offices in Malta and Bulgaria, Kris Marszalek — entrepreneur and founder — wants to build the all-in-one platform for cryptocurrencies. Buying, selling, investing, trading, borrowing, shopping — when it comes to digital money, Crypto.com is supposed to be the center of attention. …


The crypto market got a new number four a few days ago — and it’s a very unusual token. We are talking about BNB, the Binance Coin, which now has a market capitalization of nearly $30 billion.

BNB powers the Binance Ecosystem. As the native coin of Binance Chain, BNB has multiple use cases: fueling transactions on the Chain, paying for transaction fees on Binance Exchange, making in-store payments, and many more. — binance.com

Ranking: market capitalization of cryptos. — crypto.com — 03.03.2021

Origins

Originally, BNB was introduced to pay trading fees at Binance. For regular users of the crypto exchange, BNB is an interesting means of payment because you…


The number 1 and number 2 are unchallenged — but behind them, the crypto market is currently changing rapidly. It is quite clear: The time of Bitcoin spin-offs is over, now especially those blockchains that are pushing forward that want to do it better than Ethereum. After Polkadot with the DOT token had already made its way into the top 10 in recent months, it is now Cardano (ADA) in particular that is attracting attention.

Cardano is a blockchain platform for changemakers, innovators, and visionaries, with the tools and technologies required to create possibility for the many, as well as…

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