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CREDITS RELEASES MAINNET: PROMISES MORE AFTER LAUNCH

The release of the Credits Mainnet is a long anticipated milestone. It is our goal to inform the blockchain community of our technology and we begin our marketing activities in earnest. – Team Credits

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Credits, in a recent community update, announced the launch of Credits Mainnet. In the same article, the concerned company did well to make available the details about their key events- providing all necessary details about the 2019 Credits Platform Roadmap, market entry strategy, and approaches to enhance project visibility.

Among the topics for discussion were the Source Code release and Bug bounty, Token swap, Platform Tests and Infrastructure Development.

Mainnet Launch

As rightly put by the Team, the scheduled date for the launch of the Credits Mainnet is 31st, March 2019. in the press release, the team shows that the launch would include the public availability of the main credits platform components which are Credits Node-full client software; Credits Monitor-Blockchain explorer; Desktop Wallet- the desktop version of wallet with full functionality; Web Wallet- web version of wallet.

The Credits Technical Roadmap for 2019

The roadmap for the project which was presented from March 2019 gives the idea that the platform contains all necessary functionality to start using software for the development and Production of DApps. Further emphasis was put on the fact that this current product which is being tested isn’t the final one.

According to the team, in subsequent releases, they hope to launch a series of optimization processes aimed at enhancing the network and data storage module, API and also plans to further develop their SDK are in place. Credits further stated that more significant updates would take place through hard forks.

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The Credits Technical Roadmap for 2019

Publishing Credits Source Code and Bug Bounty Campaign

The Blockchain community has recorded tremendous success since its invention mainly because of the fact that it is Open Source. according to Credits, even though it had been very cautious over the publishing of the Source code just before the Mainnet launch, it is points out that it had in time past prior to now, made available its code to private independent auditors who made sure to validate and give feedback which the team have incorporated to make the Credits Platform fast, safe and secure.

However, with the release of the Mainnet, the Credit team have said that it will begin publishing the complete source code of Credits Protocol in GitHub. This progressive move will commence in the month of April until the full code is out there in the community and is available for public perusal.

“Its a very important step that will increase the rate of transparency of the project, increase the developers’ audience and increase platform adoption. We hope this release form provides the basis for the joint use and collective development model, enhancing the project ecosystem.”

– Team Credits

At the completion of the publication of the source code, a Bug Bounty Campaign will be launched (Read about bug bounties). This will seek to improve the quality of the code and eliminate minor bugs. More info about this will be provided on their medium handle on a later date.

Token Swap

Credits intend to have two phases for their token swap beginning with the Mainnet launch.

Phase 1: Development and Stability Test

We will also provide a partial swap option with a fixed limit amount of coins per person to allow for the development and use of decentralized applications and services, based on the Credits protocol. Exact amount of coins available for the swap will be announced when Mainnet will go live.

Token Swap Phase 2 – Public Swap

According to Credits, a full swap of tokens will occur after 2-3 months of stable Mainnet operations. This measure will be taken with a focus to maintain a high level of platform security. As such, the intentions are to carry out our bug bounty campaign and test the level of platform workflow at different layers before the beginning the common public swap.

The common public swap will be accomplished via either exchanges or via a smart contract. The token swap will be announced 1 month prior to the commencement of the swap.

Platform Test

In the second and third quarters of the year 2019, the tests for Decentralization and Capacity will be carried out after publication. Credits is coming up with programs to support the promotion of product and services that will utilize the Credits Patform. Approved projects will receive $10000 grants to build their projects on the credits platform. Other community members will receive airdrop on a future date.

Among the numerous achievable projecs at hand, the Credits team went ahead to mention that:

  • The release and update of our technical documentation
  • Adding support for Trezor and Ledger cold storage wallets and
  • Development of a wallet browser extension and an escrow wallet are a top priority going forward after the launch.

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Tron (TRX) Accepted by Travala.com To Be Used for Booking in Over 500,000 Hotels

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Tron (TRX) is the 10th cryptocurrency to be adopted by hotel booking platform, Travala. Before now, Travala had been accepting coins like; Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, XRP, Nanos, BNB, AVA, DGB, Doge, EOS, TUSD, XLM. It also accepts PayPal, VISA and Mastercard. As travel platform, Travala aims at merging decentralised technologies and tokenized incentive structures to make booking easy for travelers.

Travala.com, a reputable blockchain travel platform, dedicated to revitalizing the yet to come travel industry. Established in the year 2017, it now  boasts of 567,928 properties in 210 countries across the globe, with over 82,000 destination coverage. 

Travala.com as of yesterday declared that its clients can now make payments with Tron (TRX) token in over 550,000 hotels across the world with an added discount of 15% for every transaction performed with the token.

According to Travala.com their customers are to use TRX to book 550,000+ hotels worldwide with an average saving of 15% on http://Travala.com and the customers can get further savings up to 10% off the already amazing prices with our SMART program.

While the other coins listed above like Bitcoin, BNB, Nano, etc have been enjoying this privilege for some time now, it is coming new for Tron, and this can be taken as an added advantage for the cryptocurrency. Unlike every other blockchain technology, every moment of Tron (TRX) is filled with exciting news. The quality and potential of any cryptographic project in the space is determined by the adoptions and partnerships it gets.

As a means to echoing the success of Tron, Misha Lederman, a well-known member of the Tronix team, had once related that Tron has produced more blocks than Ethereum. According to Lederman, “Tron has produced 8.3 million blocks since its independence in June 2018 and Ethereum, on the other hand, despite its longevity, has only produced 7.5 million blocks since July 2015.”

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IOST Records  More Transactions than Ethereum One Month After Mainnet Launch

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IOST is an application-friendly next generation public blockchain network which is reported to be the first platform to launch an application-ready mainnet which features multiple live DApps (Decentralized Applications). IOST project’s software modules, as claimed by the management team, have been implemented using blockchain technology and they provide “secure and reliable data” as they “prevent tampering by third parties.” and thus, the IOST platform having been built on public blockchain infrastructure, allows “decentralized application developers overcome some of the most challenging problems with mass adoption.”

IOST is one of the most scalable blockchain networks. Although, its design principles are similar to some of the other leading dApp creation platforms, it has its own consensus protocol, known as “proof-of-believability.” Notably, the programming languages and development environments supported by the various dApp deployment platforms are a lot different from each other such as Ethereum, Tron, EOS, NEO etc. as each use different consensus algorithms such as proof-of-work (PoW), proof-of-stake (PoS), delegated proof-of-stake (DPoS), and delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerance (dBFT).

According to a news outlet, On April 6th, 2019,”the IOST network reportedly processed more transactions than Ethereum ( ETH ). Noting that Ethereum is the world’s largest blockchain-based platform for deploying decentralized applications (dApps), however, “IOST was able to register 580,231 transactions on its network while Ethereum only managed to log 558,272 transactions on the same day (April 6th).”

As contained in IOST’s press release, the smart contract development platform has achieved the following after “the first month of its mainnet launch:”

  • Registered [over] 213,000 live accounts on its network, with an average of 15,000 wallets added per day
  • Launched 9 dApps, including 6 games (one of which hit 700 million IOST tokens in a single day) and a USD-pegged stablecoin
  • Been listed and traded on 26 exchanges
  • Processed more than 25 million transactions, including a peak of 580,231 transactions per day
  • Brought more than 100 partners and developers onboard to build the IOST ecosystem, all partners totalling to more than 200 today

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EOS AND XRP MAINTAINS A POSITIVE PRICE MOVEMENT AMIDST BITHUMB HACK

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The cryptocurrency market is yet to experience yet another bubble. Some experts believe it will happen again before the market stablilizes. Some other analysts claims the market has settled and can be driven positively again through active development of products to cover the cryptocurrency use case.

Though looking at the state of the cryptocurrency market. The adoption of cryptocurrency is going positive but the number of active traders is decreasing because many traders seems to be holding. The price of XRP and EOS goes against each other. While XRP is gaining a minimal stable increase in Price. EOS has been at its bear level for a long while as against XRP. The use case offered by EOS is quite welcoming and growing rapidly but still yet it’s not impacting on the price movement.

Considering the high vulnerability of the EOS Blockchain. This might have probabaly affected the price. Too many major set backs have being recorded upon using the EOS Blockchain. Many users have complained of the poor user friendliness of the EOS Blockchain. Moreso, the transaction reversing feature of the Blockchain has more or less helped to mitigate against hacks.

Though the said feature also suggests that the EOS Blockchain is not decentralised, the adoption of the EOS Blockchain has been tremendous. From the recent Bithumb hack in May, EOS and XRP were the two cryptocurrencies affected.

EOS had a 11.45% sharp drop in price against Bitcoin few hours after the news dropped. XRP on the other hand wasn’t affected much in price. The XRP price has still gained 0.55% in USD value, but lost 0.05% over Bitcoin. The price of XRP seems to be more stable at $0.3. EOS has $4,126,251,897 in total marketcap with a daily trading volume of $2,735,279,072. XRP has $13,724,796,558 in total marketcap with $1,459,156,919 daily trading volume. XRP has a far high total market cap compared to EOS but a lesser daily trading volume. While XRP is losing 6.35% to bitcoin and gaining 5.5% to USD. EOS is losing 4.28% to bitcoin and gaining 8.5% to USD. This equally suggests that EOS has a better daily trading volume as against XRP.

Though the EOS downtrend has been so for a long time now. XRP has a better price statistics as against EOS. There is yet no future guarantee as to whether the price of both cryptocurrencies will be increasing any time soon. Bitcoin which is the base cryptocurrency has been on a better ground with a good uptrend through the week.

The Bithumb hack  didn’t really affect the price momentum of both cryptocurrencies as the price recovered back hours after the sharp drop. But in the long run. EOS may or not be at a lesser preference to XRP. XRP which has been opposed by the cryptocurrency community as a centralised blockchain. XRP more or less has a better adoption by authorities in comparison to EOS. While EOS has a better adoption by community users in comparison to XRP.  

 

 

Disclaimer: This is not trading or investment advice. The above article is for entertainment and education purposes only. Please do your own research before purchasing or investing into any cryptocurrency.

 

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GROESTLCOIN (GRS) ENABLED ON SATOWALLET TO BE USED ON SATOPAY

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In a recently published article on its official medium blog, Satowallet mentions that it has successfully wrapped up the listing of Groestlcoin – a Blockchain asset on its global fiat system.

Groestlcoin is a secured blockchain asset which offers almost Zero fees during transactions. The team behind the project does well to make available major updates in 3-month intervals. this has contributed to keeping the coin and project among the top 200 on Coinmarketcap. Interestingly, the coins hold some form of history as the first to activate SEGWIT (SegWit, is the name used for an implemented soft fork change in the transaction format of the cryptocurrency bitcoin). READ MORE. According to Coinmarketcap, the project has $25M USD trading volume and a Market Cap of $35M USD with a total supply of 105,000,000 GRS.

Expressing excitement on the partnership, Satowallet reveals that the coin is set to trade against various crypto pairs; BTC, ETH, DOGE, SATOS and some fiat settlements; USD. NGN, GBP, and EURO for instant swift buy and sell on the global scene. More so, the use of Visa Debit Card to initiate Crypto/fiat withdrawal will soon be possible.

Satowwallet exchange is an all-in-one crypto exchange, with a widespread of users in over 140 countries and a range of services from; in-app trading, storage, investment, fiat settlement, staking, swapping and Blockchain Asset Security. The Nigerian based wallet has indeed changed the narrative of indigenously grown blockchain startups in the global scene.

Some of the recent features the project plans to launch are;

Satowallet Debit Card– creating a much easier and crypto friendly environment for her users worldwide with the use of SATOPAY (the planned Visa Debit Card for the Exchange). this means anywhere Visa cards are available, the exchange’s fiat withdrawal system will work.

Shop globally with SATOPAY– With the use of Groestlcoin Wallet and Satowallet Exchange App, you can easily fund your SATOPAY Card and shop from card enabled stores.

For more updates and recent features on the SATOPAY Card, visit the Satowallet Medium Blog

In the Press release, the 29th March 2019, saw the launch and availability of the coin on the Satowallet mobile and PC apps. The user can buy instantly with USD, NGN, GBP, and EURO and also with Cryptocurrency.

” Buying and Selling take only 5 seconds and the funds will be available in your wallet through Jiff Trading. The debit card will also be made available upon users request when released in a short while through our banking partners.”  –Team Satowallet

 

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