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Three unappreciated Nxt services

Nxt is a hugely versatile and powerful platform, with a massive range of functionality. Nxt’s current and upcoming releases have already incorporated capabilities that are each a sole or major focus for other coins – shuffling, decentralised asset exchange, voting, messaging and more. Few other platforms have anything like Nxt’s sheer number of tools. However, …

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Phase 4: A look at what’s coming

Group psychologists sometimes describe the dynamics of team formation and evolution in four stages, often dubbed Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing. Looking at the history of Nxt and its community, it’s certainly possible to divide it into three distinct parts, each of which is characterised by its own Zeitgeist – as well as the market’s …

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Nxt and the Great Depression: avoiding the crunch

TL;DR – Nxters need to find more ways of funding and trading assets, ideally right about now. I’ve been looking at the nature of money recently, and in particular the way that how we ‘do’ money impacts the type of economy that arises. A lot of economists believe that the Gold Standard prevented several major …

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Crunch! What can we expect next from Nxt?

We’re entering a new phase in Nxt’s business cycle – and it might be one we’ve never seen before. What happens next is uncertain, as ever, but we can at least be sure there are new challenges ahead. Back in May the NXT market turned a corner after a downward slide that lasted most of …

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Egyptianomics, or what the Joseph story has to teach Nxters

It’s a classic tale of sibling rivalry, betrayal and rags to riches, set in the 18th century BC to a rousing soundtrack of show tunes. But the best-known versions of the Joseph story gloss over his shrewd handling of the famine and some of the more dubious details of his management of the Egyptian economy. …

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The UK election, monetary policy and the Common Good

TL;DR: the UK election is finally over, and it brought some surprises. One of the policies suggested by the Green Party raised questions about the nature and purpose of money – a conversation that cryptocurrency is well-placed to comment on. If anyone has managed to miss it, the UK had an election recently. I’m actually …

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Nxt [CORE]: Arbitrary Messages

The Arbitrary Message (AM) feature enables Nxt users to send small amounts of data to the Nxt blockchain. A simple concept in theory, but the applications for this feature are extensive. Arbitrary Messages commonly take the form of SMS-length communications between users. This was the first application and is still one of the most popular uses for …

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Nxt [CORE]: The PoS coin

Nxt is a versatile, open source cryptocurrency platform. In this Nxt CORE article series we will dive into the main 2.0 features of Nxt. This first article is about NXT, the token itself. NXT, which launched on Nov 24 2013 as a 2.0 crypto coin, was the first 100% pure proof-of-stake currency. It is built in Java, distinguishing …

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Telepathy – inside the black box

SuperNET runs on a platform that makes the most of both NXT’s and BTCD’s powerful features. NXT provides the functionality, BTCD the secure communication. Anonymous transactions are, of course, a major strand of this – take a look at the Teleport article if you want to know more. Different cryptocurrencies approach anonymity in different ways …

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NXT FreeMarket launches with no fees for 2014

Decentralised marketplace built on NXT blockchain enables free, global, private trade. A new online marketplace will allow merchants and customers to buy and sell any goods and services they want, wherever they are in the world, with low fees and no interference. NXT FreeMarket (NXTFreeMarket.com) is built on the popular cryptocurrency platform NXT, which already …

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A closer look at Teleport

Teleport isn’t just the new anonymity technology that powers BitcoinDark. It’s jl777’s complete privacy ecosystem that also forms the backbone of SuperNET (asset ID 12071612744977229797 on Nxt Asset Exchange). So how does it all work? So-called anonymous coins come in many different forms, but they tend to rely on a limited range of different approaches towards achieving …

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SinanBoom to release debut EP on NXT Digital Goods Store

SinanBoom is to release his new collection of tracks on the NXT Digital Goods Store, an innovative platform based on the popular second-generation cryptocurrency. The German musician, who has been playing the piano since he was six and composing his own music for over 10 years, decided to take the unusual step in order to …

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NXT Digital Goods Store offers commission-free platform for indie artists

A new digital goods store powered by NXT, the popular second-generation cryptocurrency, will allow independent musicians, game developers, writers and artists to reach new markets and keep 100 percent of their revenues. The NXT Digital Goods Store (DGS) is set to launch in the second week of August, offering an exciting new platform for independent …

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BTCD to pay bitcoin dividends after link with InstantDEX instant trading service

BitcoinDark, a fast-rising new cryptocurrency with a strong emphasis on anonymity, will soon pay dividends in bitcoin – or potentially one of a number of different cryptocurrencies or crypto-assets. New cryptocurrency BitcoinDark (BTCD) is set to be the first cryptocurrency to pay regular dividends in a form other than itself, in a game-changing new development …

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$1 million hack showcases best and worst of bitcoin

Bitcoin is often compared to the Wild West – a lawless, unregulated environment where anything can and does happen. But it’s not true that a lack of formal oversight and structured governance necessarily leads to anarchy, as the victim of one hacker found out. When Androklis Polymenis turned on his computer on the morning of …

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Coinomat announces first ever NXT → bank card services

Cryptocurrency broker Coinomat is adding NXT to its list of supported currencies, providing a direct and global pathway between NXT and major bank cards for the first time – allowing holders to purchase goods and services with NXT as easily as using Visa or Mastercard. Instant cryptocurrency and e-currency gateway service Coinomat.com is announcing the …

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Nxt supports Machine Gun Preacher

A new cryptocurrency initiative is set to provide vital funds for humanitarian aid in East Africa. Led by prominent financial analyst and crypto evangelist Max Keiser, the project will see NXT-based mobile payment system TXT Coins Now used to support the relief work of Angels of East Africa – the charity led by Sam Childers, …

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MoneyPayment.com to partner with NXT

[PRESS RELEASE] Global website payment company MoneyPayment.com is taking a bold step into the cryptocurrency world by launching a joint venture with NXT and mobile payment enterprise TXT Coins Now. The new initiative will allow merchants to accept NXT and other virtual currencies as payment on their online stores and easily exchange it for fiat …

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