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Buzzing News and stories of interest
Buzzing News and stories of interest

Buzzing News and stories of interest

Sharing news stories of interest highlighting general happenings mostly from my part of the world.


Awaiting my free ACA tokens and a NFT for my DOT contributions to Acala’s Crowdloans

8 Nov 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

Image Source  Acala kick started the crowdloan process to obtain DOT for its bid to win a Polkadot parachain slot   Tweet Acala Crowdloans finally kick started on November 5th, and I was ready to contribute DOT to support Acala team who are aiming t...

Your Communications in WhatsApp are not very secure and private - Part 2

29 Sep 2021 2 minute read 2 comments Greenchic

Image Source  Realising that WhatsApp communications are not as secure and private as it is advertised to be My previous article , introduced the topic of WhatsApp not being such a private and secure app as the company claims to be, because it is ju...

Do you know that your WhatsApp communications are not really private and secure?

24 Sep 2021 2 minute read 7 comments Greenchic

Image Source    WhatsApp is not a reliable platform in terms of its assurance of privacy   Ever since Facebook purchased Whatsapp in 2014, the privacy of the world’s largest messaging app has been degraded, so unfortunately the truth is Whatsapp is...

Acala has already begun preparing the grounds to compete in Polkadot’s Parachain slot auctions

22 Sep 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

  Taken from Acala's Twitter account  Guess which project is gearing up to compete in Polkadot’s parachain slot auctions The time for Polkadot to start its parachain auctions may come very soon as signals are on that dapp projects are preparing for t...

Ethereum Dapps can get into Acala - the DEFI star expected to come up in Polkadot

9 Sep 2021 2 minute read 2 comments Greenchic

Image from Acala's Website     Customized Acala EVM+ for EVM based dapps to get deployed in Acala Ecosystem Image Source   DEFI project Acala, that’s expected to come live in Polkadot, has built Acala EVM+, which will enable Ethereum Dapps that are...

Exploring the nature enriched path of the Rock Garden terrain in Melkote

28 Aug 2021 4 minute read 2 comments Greenchic

Image taken from World Orgs. Natural surroundings around Rock Garden in Melkote Brief Recap of my Melkote journey - The Roya Gopura episode   Image taken from World Orgs. This is the path to Roya Gopura      Continuing my Melkote trip account from...

My Melkote Travel Dairy - Experiencing Roya Gopura

26 Aug 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

Image taken from World Orgs website In 2018, I travelled solo to Melkote Town in Madhya District, Karnataka. This is a tiny Town which at first appearance looked boring, sleepy but it’s a gem spot for Nature lovers, which is why photography enthusia...

Conjuring 2021 is not such a fearful, scary movie to watch after all...

20 Aug 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

Twitter My experience watching horror film “Conjuring the Devil Made Me Do it”   My decision to watch the latest Conjuring movie - “Conjuring the Devil Made me Do it” was based on my experience that real life events are ghastly enough to stay freak...

Super dooper DEFI crypto show following Poly Network’s after hack episodes

17 Aug 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

  What an entertaining crypto show - a glimpse into these Poly Network after hack episodes What a crypto show, although unintended. I am talking about last week’s biggest DEFI crypto thrift event in history, yes, the 600$ million hack of the Poly Ne...

The most awaited event in the Crypto World is here - Ethereum’s EIP-1559 upgrade!!

5 Aug 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

Ethereum Website The upcoming crypto event been most talked about now is the EIP-1559 upgrade in the Ethereum Network that would take place very soon with the London Hardfork going to take place on block 12,965,000 on August 5. The narrative now is...