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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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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 07.09.2019: Updated to version 0.6.1. Changelog. SHA-256: 5f8350ef2bc9b48f90abf59e9b221a3f1197b11a5d4bff655c14e33fe82a1efa sigbro-0.6.1-signed.apk How to install APK apps on Android This application is not yet published on Google PlayStore, and Android may warn that the signature is not trusted. Most likely you will have to allow installation from untrusted sources in your phone’s Settings. For the application to …

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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

Ardor

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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Ardor version 2.2.4 Released

New release from Jelurida includes: The Ardor StandbyShuffler add-on, a new feature that simplifies the use of the fully decentralized and trustless Shuffling privacy feature for coins, assets, and child chain MS currencies. The StandbyShuffler simply monitors the network for new Shufflings and joins automatically when a Shuffling fills your needs – partially or fully …

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TRIFFIC reaches funding goal, closes ICO early, and announces airdrop to IGNIS holders

PRESS RELEASE Singapore, June 4, 2019 – Coinerz Group, the company behind Triffic, a mobile app that streamlines the way that businesses drive footfall to their physical locations has achieved its funding goal and will be closing its ICO two weeks early. The free app, which uses a combination of gamification, GPS, augmented reality and …

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Our Blockchain Scaling Experience

What it takes to run a blockchain at 100 TPS for 2 weeks Recently, the Lugano based Jelurida blockchain lab released its loadtest report for the Ardor platform. In a nutshell, we were able to run an “on blockchain” loadtest for more than 14 days in a row while maintaining an average throughput of more than 100 transactions …

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Campus Blockchain Hackathon, Nigeria

Kaduna, Nigeria, is a city that is more than what meets the eye – it will take more than just a visit to truly comprehend what makes up the city. In the northern part of Nigeria, where a higher percentage of the inhabitants are not educated, one would expect the state of the location and …

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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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PRESS RELEASE: Free class for beginners on Lightweight Contracts!

Lightweight contracts are now live on the Ardor TestNet! But what does this mean for the average Ardor user? There are many articles about Lightweight Contracts but the information is often abstract and hard to understand. Fortunately, a new class on Udemy has been released that makes lightweight contracts easy to understand! The class explains …

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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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