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Want To Be A Crypto Millionaire? 2 Tokens That Can Make It Happen

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Prior to the start of the year, the biggest joke in cryptocurrency was about lambo chasers.  In other words, traders who expect overnight wealth, so they could call their nearest exotic car dealership and buy a lambo.  While I’m sure a few lucky traders had the good fortune to time their buys and sells correctly to accomplish that goal, most of us still in the game are probably in a different situation with our tokens.

Most of us are probably HODLing bags of various coins that have fallen 90%+ since the start of 2018.  And while most of these coins probably won’t rise back up to our purchase price, a few of them will.  The best way to identify those tokens is to look at projects that have developed game-changing technology.  I don’t mean “developing” as in promises.  I’m talking about companies that have actually delivered on what they set out to do.

While the hype days are over, I believe there are 2 tokens which have the potential to make their HODLers extreme profits.  This is especially true since the recent crypto crash has made these tokens extremely undervalued.  The 2 tokens I am talking about are the Basic Attention Token (BAT) and Encrypgen (DNA).

Basic Attention Token (BAT)

Basic Attention Token is an open-source, decentralized ad exchange platform based on Ethereum.  The token can be used to obtain a variety of advertising and attention-based services on the BAT platform through an exchange between publishers, advertisers, and users.

The digital advertising industry is currently facing a heap of problems that include the following:

  • Users are taken advantage of
  • Publishers are being crushed by Google and Facebook
  • Advertisers are lacking the tools to efficiently target their audience

To combat these issues, the Basic Attention Token works in concert with the revolutionary Brave Browser.  Brave browser is a fast, open source, privacy-focused browser that blocks malvertisements, trackers, and anonymously captures user attention.

Since the Brave browser calculates where users spend their time, it’s a great tool for being able to precisely determine which publishers should be rewarded.  Rewards are then given to publishers with BATs.  It’s really a win-win-win as publishers receive more revenue through the elimination of middlemen, users receive better targeted ads without the fear of malware, and advertisers will get a better sense on how to spend their money.

Now is really a great time to invest in BAT.  The company has a token cap of approximately $200 million but was above $800 million at the peak.  And the chart indicates that now may be the time to get in.  The token has fallen in price by more than 50% during the past few weeks as the crypto macro environment has deteriorated.  That being said, this is one of the few tokens that has delivered a product, is in one of the hottest industries, and is significantly undervalued.

Encrypgen (DNA)

In early November, Encrypgen launched the world’s first blockchain genomic data marketplace.  This was a game changing announcement as the company can now begin generating revenues by bringing data buyers and sellers together through the Gene-Chain platform.

Through this platform, consumers and researchers will be able to transact with each other in a way that is beneficial to both parties, and Encrypgen.  Consumers will be able to upload their genomic data, store it securely, and sell it at a fair market price.  Researchers will be able to convert BTC to DNA tokens.  And then use those DNA tokens to purchase genomic data.  In the future, it is expected that researchers will be able to also convert FIAT to DNA on the Gene-Chain.  However, because of the regulations involved in this, traders need to be patient.

Encrypgen is currently very active in the process of registering both consumers and researchers to the platform.  As the amount of uploaded data sets increases, and the number of participating researchers grows, the DNA token is expected to explode in value.  The current token cap of Encrypgen is just a paltry $1.4 million which, is laughable, as the company will soon achieve utility.  To put into context the ridiculousness of the company’s current undervaluation, let’s look at a few other tokens that are running jokes in the industry:

  • Verge (XVG) – $120 million token cap
  • Dogecoin (DOGE) – $258 million token cap
  • Monacoin (MONA) – $47.5 million token cap

Verge claims to be an anonymous and privacy-focused coin but hasn’t developed anything.  The company has several credibility issues including the disappearance of over 18 million XVG coins from the Verge “fundraising” wallet that were sent to Binance, allegations of paid pumping by John McAfee, and “fundraising” efforts that have been successful only at taking money from traders.

Dogecoin is a peer-to-peer digital currency.  However, when you go to the website, the homepage is filled with pictures of Shiba Inu, the dog “mascot” for Doge.  There is almost no information available on what the company does.  And even one of the Doge creators, Jackson Palmer, has warned against the success of Doge.  A $258 million token cap is just bewildering.

Monacoin is a Japanese cryptocurrency.  The company has one of the worst crypto websites I’ve ever seen.  And on the home page, the following is said:

“Monacoin is a cryptocurrency popularized by the initiative of its community: it continues to be nurtured and built upon not by a core development team but by its enthusiastic user base.  To give some examples, Monacoin users have brought up various kinds of Mona-based web applications and services, have erected shrines in appreciation of Monacoin, regularly play word games when tipping others.”

So token holders erect shrines and that means it is worth $47.5 million?  Gee, that makes sense. Not!

The point of listing these joke coins is not to criticize them.  At the end of the day, I couldn’t care less what coins are worth that I’m not involved with.  But what’s troubling is how a project that erects shrines can be worth 30x more than a solid project like Encrypgen.  I expect these mispriced valuations to correct in a massive way in 2019 and beyond.

Conclusion

It’s still uncertain what kind of year 2019 will be.  I do expect cryptocurrencies to be trading higher than where they are now.  But how high is anyone’s guess.  Nevertheless, 2 tokens that I expect to generate massive returns are Brave Attention Token and Encrypgen.  If traders get in now and accumulate a large enough position, they might become crypto’s next millionaires.

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KaratGold Proves Its Business Model By Providing Official Documents

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There has been a lot of renewed enthusiasm in the cryptocurrency market thanks mainly to Bitcoin’s strong move about 10,000.  Although Bitcoin continues to show its dominance, the altcoin market has yet to benefit from that rally.  A few of the largest altcoins remain popular but the rest of the market continues to lag behind.  In 2018, there was a lot of talk regarding a possible altcoin apocalypse where only the strong would survive.  That prediction appears to be playing out as expected.  Going forward, only the best projects that have a real world need will survive.  Crypto traders will have to spend a lot of their time doing proper research in order to find the best opportunities, just like in all financial markets.  One promising project that appears to have the makings of a future winner is KaratGold Coin.

KaratGold Background

KaratGold Coin is a cryptocurrency developed by the reputable German company Karatbars International, which maintains a leading position in the market of small gold items and investments. The project is part of a larger ecosystem, which involves several blockchain solutions that can be used for transactions, communication, investing and other tasks. During the past few weeks, however, the KaratGold ecosystem has been a target of unsavory scam allegations.  

Karatbars International and GSB Gold Standard Banking Corporation…

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ICTE May Bring About Sweeping Changes for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

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Cryptocurrency has taken the world by storm during the last few years. An entirely new financial market was created almost overnight which has captured the imagination of all its participants. Cryptocurrency is even starting to attract institutional money from investment banks, hedge funds, and other proprietary trading firms. Despite the rapid growth, traders remain extremely frustrated by having to deal with the fragmented nature of centralized crypto exchanges.

A Change is Needed

When cryptocurrency first began, there weren’t many participants and the trading volume was relatively insignificant. But, over time, that has radically changed. Some tokens now have a capitalization in the billions and are being traded 24-7 by institutions all over the world. Despite the volume, significant problems exist with the current way that exchanges work. Some of those problems include the following:

  • Constant fear of hackers
  • Exchange manipulation
  • Fragmented liquidity
  • Risk of identity theft

One of the biggest issues regarding centralized exchanges is the risk of being hacked. These hack stories seem to always be circulating around the internet. While experienced traders may have the tools to avoid becoming a victim, potential new traders have zero interest in dealing with this. And it’s not just the small exchanges that are at risk. Even large exchanges, such as Mt. Gox and Binance, are subject to being hacked.

Another huge risk is having to deal with…

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SonicX and Dash Could Challenge Facebook’s Libra for Global Payments Market Share

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When Satoshi Nakamoto unveiled Bitcoin to the world, the dream was always for Bitcoin to serve as a new universal currency.  It would be free from the bureaucracy of governments.  And free from the tyranny of the old-world financial cartels.  Although the dream hasn’t yet materialized, it comes closer and closer with each passing day.

One of the biggest roadblocks for Bitcoin has been scalability.  At a speed of approximately 7 transactions per second, Bitcoin lags behind other cryptocurrencies like Ripple and global payment processors like Visa.  Many expect the lightning network to have a positive impact on Bitcoin’s TPS but until that comes to fruition, mass adoption will likely need another significant development.

Libra Currency Announcement

One development that could help pave the way toward mass adoption is the launch of the Libra currency.  Libra is expected to go live during the first half of 2020 according to Facebook’s June announcement.  According to Facebook, Libra will make sending money online cheaper and faster.  It will also have a hand in improving access to financial services, especially for the unbanked.  Given Facebook’s global reach, including many third world countries, providing financial access to the unbanked could provide a huge spark to global economies.  Additionally, it could provide the growth spark that cryptocurrency needs.

Facebook’s most popular messenger, WhatsApp, has approximately 1.5 billion monthly users.  This application is…

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