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Lisk (LSK) is About to Release Core 1.0.0 to Public Test Net

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Lisk announced the public release of Lisk Core 1.0.0 several days ago in a post on Medium. The LSK team stated that the new update will be released on June 28th. The team has also gone ahead with announcing their latest achievements, that way introducing the community to the new version of test net.

Lisk Announces Migration and Test Net Update

On June 22nd, several days ago, the LSK team has gone ahead with publishing an official announcement on Medium where they have stated that the new updates for the test net will be ready to be released into public on the following Thursday, June 28th.

They have also gone ahead with releasing the migration guide alongside with introducing the public to Lisk documentation, adding that they have been working mainly on testing the new updates as well as focusing on the documentation during the past week.

The team behind Lisk has also stated that they have been rounding up the last QA for the upcoming Lisk Core 1.0.0 announced for Thursday while paying special attention to migration process and new integrations with main net and test net data.

The team has added that the migration process is fully prepared as they have ensured that the repository containing Lisk Scripts is completely adjusted in order to be able to adopt the new conditions that way supporting the migration.

Previously announcing that their main focus went on testing during the past week, the team has also gone forward with testing the capabilities of the new migration process that will; introduce Lisk to the newer version.

The migration was tested in a way of exposing it to various scenarios while creating an ecosystem similar to live network operations. The initial testing was not in vain as the team managed to trace several issues and address these problems in a timely manner.

Lisk Performs 500 Nodes Public Beta Test

In their official announcement that came several days ago prior to releasing the new  Core update to the Lisk test net, the team also stated that they have made it with successfully running a 500 node test that turned out to be performing in accordance with the plan.

The Lisk team has been performing stress and acceptance tests, which resulted in the satisfactory outcome.

After the tests have been conducted successfully, the team was able to announce that migration will take place once block 5,594,490 is reached, followed by the Lisk Core 1.0.0 release as scheduled for June 28th.

Technical Version of Lisk Update Sections

The team has also gone forward with describing all core updates to the network, including hub, protocol, commander, elements, core, and explorer.

In this document, the LSK team describes Lisk Protocol as being fundamentally consisted of peer-to-peer communication, blockchain transactions, and cryptography for providing security to the network and more, while Lisk Core was explained as software using LSK protocol while receiving all new releases of updates to the network.

Lisk Elements is presented as a JavaScript depository with different sections like a passphrase, API client, cryptography and transactions.

The Command Line Interface is using Lisk Commander, another one of updates sections, in order to create a tool that would enable developers to consequently increase the level of efficiency when it comes to coding with CLI.

Identification, access, and different LSK transactions are made to be a part of Lisk Hub, which actually enables LSK holders to participate the network, while the section Lisk Explorer is working on collecting data regarding transactions, blocks, and blockchain in general.

All detailed information on the technical version of LSK update sections can be found in the official Lisk announcement published on Medium.

Lisk (LSK) Performance

Although the market has shown a rock-solid sign of bouncing back up against the dollar, after acquiring over 2% of gains in the last 12 hours, LSK once again fell down against the dollar, although going down with a minor drop of -0.28%.

After the latest change in the market, the 24th-best currency can be traded at the price of 5.46$.

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My Crypto Heroes Announces Issuance of MCH Governance Token

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Tokyo, Japan, 24th November, 2020, // ChainWire //

My Crypto Heroes is happy to announce the issuance of MCH Coin as an incentive to players in the My Crypto Heroes ecosystem, aiming to allow them to craft a “User-oriented world”. The MCH coin is available on Uniswap with a newly created pool with ETH. 

My Crypto Heroes is a blockchain-based game for PC and Mobile. It allows users to collect historic heroes and raise them for battle in a Crypto World. Officially released on November 30th, 2018, MCH has recorded the most transactions and daily active users than any other blockchain game in the world.

What is MCH Coin?

MCH Coin is being issued as an ERC-20 Standard Governance Token. The issuance began on November 9th, 2020, with 50 million tokens issued.

Of the funds issued, 40% are allocated to a pay for on-going development and as rewards for advisors and early investors. 10% are allocated to marketing and the growth of the ecosystem, and 50% are allocated to the community. The Distribution Ratio of the MCH Coin is subject to change via a governance decision.

The MCH coin will be used as a voting right as part of the ecosystem’s governance, with 1 coin being 1 vote. It will also be used for in-game utilities and payments. Additional information can be found here:

https://medium.com/mycryptoheroes/new-ecosystem-with-mchcoin-en-a6a82494894f

During December 2020 the first governance…

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Rewards Platform StormX Offers 50% Crypto Cashback Bonus for Thanksgiving

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Singapore, Singapore, 23rd November, 2020, // ChainWire //

Blockchain-based rewards platform StormX has released a seasonal promotion for its award-winning Crypto Cash Back App. The promotion will allow app users to earn a 50% bonus on top of their cashback between Thanksgiving Day and Cyber Monday (November 26-30).

StormX has also introduced a brand-new staking service, allowing users to earn an additional 50% per year when they stake STMX tokens. The native ERC20 token of the StormX ecosystem, STMX has a total supply of 10 billion and is available to trade at many of the world’s top exchanges, including Binance and Bittrex.

“With Bitcoin’s price approaching its all-time high, interest in cryptocurrencies has renewed, though some people believe it’s now too expensive to buy in,” said StormX CEO and Co-Founder Simon Yu. “What we have done is create an easy way for such individuals to accumulate bitcoin, ethereum and other cryptocurrencies via everyday shopping.

“We’re also excited to provide users with the ability to earn greater rewards simply by staking their tokens.”

Since the StormX mobile app launched its Shop feature with over 700 stores in February 2020, some 400,000 unique users have been added to the rewards platform. StormX has also witnessed over 50% month-on-month growth for sales. The app is available for download on the App and Google Play Stores, and can be downloaded as a browser add-on from the Chrome Web…

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BITTREX GLOBAL CONFIRMS FREE TRADING AND LISTING FOR TOP DEFI TOKEN

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Valduz, Liechtenstein, 17th November, 2020, // ChainWire //

International cryptocurrency exchange promotes free trading and no gas fees for leading DeFi tokens

17th November 2020 — Bittrex Global GmbH. announced today 8 new DeFi tokens will be listed this week including:

  • UMA (UMA)
  • Aave (AAVE)
  • Balancer (BAL)
  • REN (REN & renBTC)
  • Kyber Network (KNC)
  • Band Protocol (BAND)
  • YF Link – (YFL)

Bittrex Global’s users can trade all of their DeFi  tokens with no trading or gas fees until 2021. The decision to enable free trading on Bittrex Global for DeFi tokens  follows on from the 1,000% growth of the DeFi asset class over the course of 2020.

The decision to enable free transactions will see more investors enter the Blockchain Act’s digital asset regulatory system, supervised by the Financial Market Authority in Liechtenstein (FMA) under the Due Diligence Act which requires traders to comply with the KYC/AML/CFT standards.

“The last year has seen huge growth in DeFi as an asset class and a number of significant milestones completed,” said Bittrex Global’s CEO Tom Albright. “As the asset class matures and more institutional and professional investors look at the fundamentals, we are likely to see increased demand and higher trading volumes for DeFi in 2021.

We’re really excited about what we’re seeing in the space and want to see these DeFi projects grow and help them build stronger platforms through increased adoption. Offering free trading fees…

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