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Cardano (ADA) – Why You should Buy it Straight Away

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Cardano (ADA) has been attracting a lot of attention lately, which has caused a lot of people to dig deeper into this crypto and find out more. This especially goes for investors, and many believe that they have discovered a real gold mine in the making. ADA certainly seems to have a lot of potential, so let us see why.

Cardano uses its technology well

One of the first reasons why Cardano is becoming more and more popular revolves around its smart contract platform. The crypto is using Ouroboros, a proof-of-stake algorithm, which is one of its newest, and probably best editions. It would seem that Cardano’s developers are pretty confident about this algorithm, and they believe that it can easily handle pretty much any threat to the blockchain.

Apart from defending it, the algorithm also allows the development of side chains. That way, the users’ privacy will be ensured, as well as their security. Of course, the attacks are not the only threat to cryptocurrencies, and their systems often suffer from various bugs which can cause investors to suffer some serious losses.

Cardano has this covered as well, thanks to Haskell. Haskell is a language that the platform was built upon, and it adds a mathematical approach to writing codes. Basically, the codes are written with a lot more precision, which eliminates the danger of big, serious bugs that other cryptos might pose. This is something that ADA supporters like a lot and has inspired them to say that ADA might even be better than Ethereum (ETH).

Obviously, Cardano is taking issues like security, sustainability, scalability, and interoperability very seriously. It has its own methods of tackling each of these problems, and they seem to be working just fine. Things like storage and bandwidth are solved by the efficient use of the technology that the team behind Cardano has at its disposal, and the issues regarding the transactions are also covered by previously mentioned Ouroboros system.

Good use of wallets

ADA has solved the problems regarding sustainability by the use of an independent wallet called Treasury. It works by storing a small part of each transaction inside this wallet, and these funds are later used for financing various new projects and development plans. The best part is that the users themselves get the ability to vote on what needs to be changed, which is followed by the payment releases from Treasury.

Of course, we should not forget about Daedalus, which is a multi-platform wallet for Cardano. Users can use this wallet for storing coins, claiming rewards, or making payments. What makes this wallet different, and maybe even unique, is the extreme amount of security that was included in its creation. It might easily be one of the best, if not THE best wallets around at this point, and it can be exported to a cold storage wallet or even paper.

Even with all of these benefits already being a part of the wallet, the team has yet to finish improving it. Right now, there are plans to create apps for Android and iOS devices, as well as a store which will act as a host to dApps developed by the ADA community. The wallet will incorporate all of this into itself.

Cardano’s team is made up of academics and scientists

Of course, when you are considering whether or not to invest in something, you wish to know who is behind it, and if they can be trusted. This is yet another field which Cardano has covered, being the only project created by a team of scientists, engineers, and academics. This is definitely a team that knows what it is doing and has created a very stable and strong base for this crypto. Cardano simply doesn’t seem to overlook anything, and it sure looks like this crypto doesn’t have anywhere else to go but up.

Right now, its price is $0.25, but with all that is going on for this currency, its value might increase a lot in the following months. There are many more plans for the future of this cryptocurrency, and whoever owns it might benefit from them as well. Now is the right time to invest in ADA, while its value is low since many believe that it might grow up to be the ultimate crypto someday. Whether or not this will happen is remained to be seen, but the truth is that the crypto definitely has the potential to reach those heights.

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XNO Token of Xeno NFT Hub listed on Bithumb Korea Exchange

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Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 25th January, 2021, // ChainWire //

Xeno Holdings Limited (xno.live ), a blockchain solutions company based in Hong Kong, has announced the listing of its ecosystem utility token XNO on the ‘Bithumb Korea’ cryptocurrency exchange on January 21st 2021.

Xeno NFT Hub (market.xno.live ), developed by Xeno Holdings, enables easy minting of digital items into NFTs while also providing a marketplace where anyone can securely trade NFTs.

The Xeno NFT Hub project team includes former members of the technology project Yosemite X based in San Francisco and professionals such as Gabby Dizon who is a games industry expert and NFT space influencer based in Southeast Asia.

NFT(Non-Fungible Token) technology has recently gained huge focus in the blockchain arena and beyond, making waves in the online gaming sector, the art world, and the digital copyrights industry in recent years. The strongest feature of NFTs is that “NFTs are unique digital assets that cannot be replaced or forged”. Unlike fungible tokens such as Bitcoin or Ether, NFTs are not interchangeable for other tokens of the same type but instead each NFT has a unique value and specific information that cannot be replaced. This fact makes NFTs the perfect solution to record and prove ownership of digital and real-world items like works of art, game items, limited-edition collectibles, and more.

NFTs are already being actively traded in markets globally. For…

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Should Crypto Projects Devote Resources to Community Growth and Marketing?

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2020 has been an incredible year for crypto as investors have generated windfall profits and crypto projects have seen their businesses gain the spotlight they’ve been looking for.  While Bitcoin has received most of the attention after major institutional investors announced they were accumulating the increasingly scarce asset, many altcoins have also seen their fair share of glory.  When looking at all the big winners of the past year, the first project that probably comes to mind is Chainlink, having appreciated by more than 550% YTD and now valued at over $4.5 billion.  But, the actual biggest winner of the year is HEX with a YTD return of over 5,000%.

I mention both of the above projects as they have each taken slightly different paths to achieve greatness.  Chainlink has devoted resources toward building a fundamentally sound business with many strategic partnerships while HEX has spent vast sums of money on marketing and promotion.  Both approaches are valid, but one thing is certain, it is absolutely imperative for crypto projects to let the crypto community know what makes them special.  Of course, one of the reasons that makes crypto so valuable is the powerful blockchain technology that most projects are utilizing.

Cryptocurrency vs. Blockchain Technology

It’s important to make a distinction between blockchain technology and cryptocurrency.  Although they are often used interchangeably, they are different.  Blockchain technology and crypto were both created after the 2008 financial crisis, but cryptocurrency…

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XENO starts VIP NFT trading service and collaborates with contemporary artist Hiro Yamagata

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Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 24th December, 2020, // ChainWire //

The XENO NFT Hub (https://xno.live) will provide a crypto-powered digital items and collectables trading platform allowing users to create, buy, and sell NFTs. Additionally it will support auction based listings, governance and voting mechanisms, trade history tracking, user rating and other advanced features.

As a first step towards its fully comprehensive service, XENO NFT Hub launched a recent VIP service to select users and early adopters in December 2020 with plans for a full Public Beta to open in June 2021. 

“NFTs are extremely flexible in their usage, from digital event tickets to artwork, and while NFTs have a very wide spectrum of uses and categories XENO will initially focus its partnership efforts and its own item curation on three primary areas: gaming, sports & entertainment, and collectibles.”, said XENO NFT Hub president Anthony Di Franco.

He also added “This does not mean we will prohibit other types of NFTs from our ecosystem However, it simply means that XENO’s efforts as a company will be targeted into these verticals initially as a cohesive business approach.”

Development and Procurement Lead, Gabby Dizon explained, “Despite our initial focus, we found ourselves with a unique opportunity to host some of the works of Mr. Hiro Yamagata. We are collaborating with Japanese artist Hiro Yamagata to enshrine some of his artwork into NFTs.”

Mr. Yamagata has been…

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