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DeFi-ning a parody on Ignis

What is the DeadFish token? bitswiftbroDead fish rise to the top  lol… I love it.  @ZarkMuckerbarn An asset token that was issued a few days ago by crypto investor and Twitter provocateur @ZarkMuckerbarn, has been picked up by the Ardor community. Zark issued the DeFi (DeadFish) token – asset ID 12281945935996100528, for just 260 IGNIS (~6.3 USD) …

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CRYPTOKITTIES MEET THE DAO

Eyes closed and going 180 km/h on the German freeway. Since my last post I’ve been visiting a family in the Netherlands who is fond of God, strong beers, and playing games. Istanbul. Phase 10. Koehandel. Beverbende. Ticket 2 Ride. Ligretto. Cathan. I’ve been playing them all. And “Man Overboord”, not least, which takes place …

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Hack Ardor. Yeah.

Good day, Nxters and other readers. It’s been a long time since my last confession. It feels good to write here again. The Ardor Hackathon Mrv777‘s Ardor Community Hackathon has launched, and time is ticking.If you haven’t seen it yet then check out https://ardor.tools/hackathon.html.  TL;DR:July 1st-August 15th >Build on the feature rich Ardor blockchain platform and …

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Nxterpool: Ardor and NXT Forging

In Nxt and Ardor, “forging” is the process of creating new blocks on the blockchain. If you don’t have a forging node running you can lease your account’s NXT / ARDR balance to a forging pool. When leasing, you still maintain full control of your NXT or ARDR. The pool cannot do anything with your …

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AMA on Reddit

From July 17 4:00 pm UTC – July 18 4:00 pm UTC: An Ardor community panel will be available for 24 hours on Reddit to answer your questions about Ardor, Ignis and childchains. MrV777 is the developer of the Ardor Lite Mobile Wallets and the creator of the block explorer and tools at https://ardor.tools. He …

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GOAL 1: Getting Nxt, IGNIS, and Ardor ecosystem content out there. EVERYWHERE!

First things first: One specific goal for Nxter Magazine is to get featured on Google News. So I requested inclusion in Google News. Why? Besides their average of 540M monthly readers, it’s where a bunch of popular crypto portfolio apps, exchange websites, and mainstream media pull their blockchain news from. To get featured – and …

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What is the SIGBRO app?

First, the purpose of the SIGBRO app is not to be another crypto wallet but to let users easily: 1) log safely in to SIGBRO-compatible wallets/clients/web UIs without having to enter anything manually.  2) authenticate with their account ID without ever entering their passphrase (private key) into a website (or some Google extension). 3) check, sign …

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Some SIGBRO app use cases

OK, let’s look at the first example use cases for SIGBRO. Log in to NXTER.org We developed a WordPress plugin for SIGBRO. Anyone can install it on their WordPress site. It’s already live on Nxter.org. We have killed all Captcha and Akismet protection on Nxter.org and activated the SIGBRO login and auth option instead. Spam …

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How to install and set up the SIGBRO app on Android

DOWNLOAD SIGBRO Choose your PIN Code When you have installed SIGBRO on your Android phone and you open it for the first time, you’ll have to swipe through a few presentation screens, and then you’ll see this: Tap the globe to select a language (English is the default). Or tap the START button to move …

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Triffic Update: Beacons, translations, and a startup battle

Hey guys, a few Triffic updates for you all. Check out the video – which is an example of the new augmented reality capabilities of Triffic – pay close attention to the dynamic lighting! 😉 https://gpstokens.com is now available in Korean and Russian and at some point tomorrow, it will be available in Chinese too. …

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Ardor version Update 2.2.5

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A bugfix release, please download and update your node. Lior Yaffe (Riker) wrote in Slack: “We just released version 2.2.5 mainly to fix a bug with the standby shuffler. Several people from our team spent a lot of time this weekend to quickly solve this bug. Folks who want to run a standby shuffler should …

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Every moment is a fresh beginning

Good day, good people! For 6 months I haven’t posted on nxter.org. That’s a world record for me. So, yesterday I soft-launched the redesign of the Nxter.org website. Still some things to be done, but ain’t there always. It’s about time to get re-started. If you’re in ardornxt.slack you know I’ve been working on cleaning …

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Oh boy. Merry IGNIS Xmas!

Nxter Puzzlers! UPDATE 22/12: 500 IGNIS can now be collected from the IGNIS account.  We wish you a Merry Christmas. But the essence is this: We’ve been flying around with Santa over 15 countries, collecting words in 15 languages. All words must be written in lower case and as 1 word (for example: “Merry Christmas”  …

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A Week With Mrv777

We are happy to announce this week’s NxterPuzzle prize keyholder: mrv777! Insightful, helpful. And with a squirrel as his trademark. Here’s a community man on a mission. You’ll find him in ardornxt.slack, #developers, #marketing, #general, #helpdesk, pushing ideas, asking for ideas, helping others, proposing optimizations, or announcing another new update of his Ardor Lite app for Android, …

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Nxter News – December II: Attitude is a Little Thing that Makes a Big Difference

Nxter News | December 2018 (II) Attitude is a Little Thing that Makes a Big Difference Welcome, dear Nxters and other followers! Attitude. If you haven’t been building, testing or playing around with all the Ignis functionality on testnet, you might have forgotten that Jelurida recently speeded up Ardor to generate new blocks every 10 seconds. …

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A Week With Triffic

Lost your way? Stranded? Broke and unhappy? We are happy to announce this week’s NxterPuzzle guest: James Malach! As the founder and CEO of the first company that will reward you with cryptocurrency for wandering clueless and lost around with a GPS app open, James should be able to run this week’s giveaway. It will be raining …

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Nxter News – December 2018 I: Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

Nxter News | December 2018 (I) Count your life by smiles, not tears Count your age by friends, not years   Welcome, dear Nxters and other followers! All them kids, crawling, kicking, running. Growing big. We’ve celebrated a birthday since the last Nxter News post, Nxt’s 5th. Soon we’ll witness a new birth, an independent clone …

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A Week With Sergei

ALMOST everything started on Bitcointalk, in 2013. “Well, I learned about Nxt for the first time back in 2014. I was amazed at the functionality and ease of the interface.  I even tried to launch the Fastnxt Currency Exchange, [but] I had to close due to low volumes”. We are happy to introduce this week’s awesome …

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Nxter News – November 2018 III: Only Those who Attempt the Absurd can Achieve the Impossible

Nxter News | November 2018 (III) Only Those who Attempt the Absurd can Achieve the Impossible Welcome, dear Nxters and other followers! At the time I found my interest for blockchain, started following Nxt and began writing newsletters, Nxt’s potential almost seemed absurd to me. I fell in love with the idea of cheap crossborder transactions 24/7, …

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