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A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy, part VI: "exchanging and working with cryptocurrency"

19 Feb 2022 2 minute read 0 comments arinbasu

In this series we have discussed so far the tools you will need to start on your cryptocurrency and web3 journey and how to earn cryptocurrency. In the last episode, we discussed tools to earn your cryptocurrency, and in this one, we will discuss cr...

A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy, part V: "earning"

11 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments arinbasu

(Image source: https://metaverse-traveller.blogspot.com/2018/08/the-changing-face-of-opensim-metaverse.html) Several ways to "get" or "make" Cryptocurrency ("coins"): Install Brave Browser and turn on Brave Rewards (Follow the details in the above...

A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy, part IV: coins

6 Feb 2022 1 minute read 1 comment arinbasu

There are about 5000+ coins in circulation today and the list is likely to grow many times over, :-) Most commonly used: Bitcoin:  21 million total to be in circulation eventually by 2025 Prices fluctuate everyday (this is why volatile coin), see...

A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy, part III: wallets

4 Feb 2022 3 minute read 0 comments arinbasu

In the previous post on tools, I wrote about what you will need to get into cryptocurrency. In this series, we are exploring in easy steps to cut into the fascinating world of blockchain, DApps, cryptocurrency, web3, nfts, and metaverse. This is a be...

A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy, part II: tools to start with

31 Jan 2022 2 minute read 2 comments arinbasu

This being a pleb's guide, so I will keep it really simple at this stage. We are on a journey, and let's take stock of the tools we need to bring with us. In this series of really short bites with one topic at a time, I am going to write about the to...

A pleb's guide to participation and attention economy: the "brave" new world, part I: the tools

29 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments arinbasu

A list of all things that you can do to get started on the world of Web3, cryptocurrency, NFT, and metaverse and yet link them with the real world you live in. Indeed, a brave new world! Browse the web with "Brave web browser": https://www.brave.com...