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There’s every reason to believe that Tron (TRX) is severely undervalued

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Tron’s stream of achievements has been impressive since it was founded, and things have only been faster and more intense over the last month. And yet, the coin’s value keeps going down (0.020 USD at the time I write this, and that’s after 17% increase in value within the last 24 hours). 

There’s only one explanation for this: Tron’s price is currently not being determined by the project’s or the asset’s value but by perception and the recent bad run that has plagued Bitcoin. There are plenty of reasons to think this, and here they are.

The Testnet and the Main Net was a success


Project Genesis, Tron’s new Main Net, was launched on time and it performed flawlessly. No vulnerabilities, delays, bugs. This is not as common as you could think, EOS launched its own main net at the same time, more or less, and it was a complete disaster. 

And the Tron Foundation has a program that encourages (and pays prizes to) members of the Tron community to search and find problems in the project’s code. They’ve found none because there are none, which speaks very well of Tron’s developer team’s competence.

BitTorrent


BitTorrent was much in Justin Sun’s mind even as Tron was founded. The organization’s white paper mentions it eight times in total. And now, he owns it. Tron will bring together it’s main net and BitTorrent and calls them Project Atlas thus bringing 150 million new users into the Tron community.

Almost 1300% growth in price

Tron started at $0.0019 and is now at $0.020. That means that every investor that has been in since day one now has earned almost 1300% in returns which is nothing short of spectacular.

Pornhub is now taking TRX


Pornhub seems to be quite enthusiastic about digital assets. First, it partnered up with Verge, and now it will also be accepting TRX as a means of payment for subscriptions. This will give Tron’s token a lot more exposure, it will bring in new users, and it will create demand.

Coin burn and lock up


Oversupply has been in potential Tron investors from the beginning. To assuage those fears and worries, a billion tokens were burned right after the Main Net was launched to limit supply. Then the Tron Foundation locked up 33.25 Billion tokens, and they will remain out of circulation until the year 2020 begins. Tron is making sure the token is as scarce as reasonably possible to create a deflationary trend that drives prices up. It hasn’t worked yet, but it’s the right move nevertheless.

BitTorrent acquisition, BitBox listing, and blockchain.org purchase

The list of Tron (TRX) strides does not end, even though the things mentioned above are not that old but still, Tron is hitting the deck extremely hard that there are more recent things we need to discuss. Last month, it was confirmed that the blockchain project acquired the world’s best p2p platform, BitTorrent, which means it now has access to 100 million BitTorrent users.

Now, a couple of days ago, Tron went ahead and purchased blockchain.org domain with the intention to become Google of the blockchain world. And, then right after that, BitBox, a crypto exchange owned by Line (popular messaging platform), added TRX as its very first cryptocurrency on the platform.

In conclusion

Tron has more history in a single year than most blockchain projects have achieved in years. It’s finding adoption, applications, the leadership delivers on promises, and the technology is superior and flawless. 

There is a stark contrast in the way the project and the coin perform as one is outstanding and the other one is dismal. This can only mean that the TRX token value is undervalued as of now. The market owes Tronix a serious correction and, that will make the coin’s value soar. No worries, that’s probably coming.

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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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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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