Harmony One, the deep sharded scalable blockchain built by a team of engineers from Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Harvard and Stanford, has announced its launch on KuCoin exchange. The trading will start at 6pm (UTC+8), August 22nd and supported tradingpairs include ONE/BTC and ONE/USDT.
With over 5 million registered users from about 100 countries and regions, KuCoin, an IDG-backed crypto exchange, is often known for a wide range of tradable digital assets. By listing high quality blockchain projects, the platform aims to better meet investors’ needs while provide enhanced liquidity of projects’ token to worldwide base of users.
Garlam Won, Head of Marketing at Harmony One said, “We want to make $ONE available to everyone in the world, regardless of their country, race or gender. And having a global exchange like Kucoin as a launch partner will allow us to provide liquidity of $ONE without borders”
With the mainnet launched, Harmony is expanding its ecosystem out into the Non-Fungible Collectibles sector with its recent acquisition of Sequoia funded digital collectible startup Quidd with Animoca Brands. Quidd raised $13m in venture funding led by Sequoia to build a digital collectible mobile app. Today, Quidd has 325 brand licenses including Game of Thrones, Rick and Morty, and Marvel superheroes. Quidd has issued and sold over 2.1 billion individually-serialized digital collectibles, and generated over $10m in gross revenues from its community of digital collectors.
With a focus towards radical decentralization and fair economy, Harmony’s recent initiative Pangaea onboarded 700 nodes as a participant, making it the biggest game of stake ever played in the blockchain space.
Since launching the IEO on Binance, Harmony One has been expanding its liquidity through Bitmax as well as being oversubscribed by 12,000% on their recent launch on Gate.io. Harmony One has also been shortlisted by Coinbase as one of the 8 assets to be added to Coinbase.
Harmony is a fast and secure blockchain. Built by a team of engineers from Google, Apple, Amazon, Harvard and Stanford, Harmony helps businesses build marketplaces of fungible tokens (such as energy credits and loyalty points) and non-fungible assets (such as game collectibles and real estate). Harmony has a robust ecosystem building strategy focused on creating partnerships that drive adoption of the protocol. At scale, Harmony helps businesses tokenize their assets and incentivize user engagement. For more information visit https://harmony.one/ or join Twitter or Telegram
Harmony, Head of Marketing
The KuCoin Exchange opened for cryptocurrency trading in September 2017 and enjoyed steady growth into 2018. The KuCoin Exchange puts a high priority on the quality of the projects listed based on a well-trained research department that scours the blockchain industry for the highest quality projects. KuCoin provides an exchange service for users to conduct digital asset transactions securely and efficiently. Over time, KuCoin aims to provide long-lasting, increased value to its more than five million registered users, in over 100 countries. In November 2018, ‘The People’s Exchange’ officially partnered with IDG Capital and Matrix Partners.
XNO Token of Xeno NFT Hub listed on Bithumb Korea Exchange
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.
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“Institutions have spent a decade on the sidelines, evaluating the risks of this burgeoning sector. Now, in less than 6 months we have seen billions in institutional and private capital enter the space,” says James Godfrey, FX and International Banking Advisor to GDA Group. “Our relationship with Campden will illustrate the maturation of this industry and where we are headed next. New stakeholders will need experience, resources and insights to navigate this new market and evaluate upcoming opportunities.”
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Should Crypto Projects Devote Resources to Community Growth and Marketing?
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Cryptocurrency vs. Blockchain Technology
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