Random tidbits about crypto and life in general.

Caustic Takes: Splinterlands - Impact of the Recent Reward Changes

9 Nov 2021 3 minute read 0 comments cgrave

If you are reading this post, you probably do not need any further introduction to Splinterlands. However, for the sake of the rare few who do not have any idea what I am talking about, Splinterlands, formerly known as Steem Monsters, is a Play-to-Ea...

Gooddollar - The New Universal Basic Income Initiative Sponsored by eToro

16 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments cgrave

Website | Whitepaper | Github | WalleteToro, a well-known social trading and investment platform, has recently launched Gooddollar, a not-for-profit Universal Basic Income (UBI) project which was first conceived in 2018. It is sponsored by eToro as...

Proposal to Permanently Burn YFI Minting Capability Receives Overwhelming Support

13 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments cgrave

As the first official on-chain enforced governance vote, Andre Conje, the creater of Yearn.Finance (YFI), has proposed to permanently burn the YFI token minting capability, thereby capping the number of YFI tokens permanently at 30,000. According to...

XRP Utility Fork to Net Hodlers 45 Billion Spark Tokens

4 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments cgrave

On 10 August 2020, Flare Networks announced their plans to build a smart contract platform for XRP by leveraging on the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM). The Flare Network, as it called, is touted as the world's first Turing complete Federated Byzantin...

10 Cryptocurrencies Greenlisted by New York State Department of Financial Services

9 Aug 2020 3 minute read 0 comments cgrave

The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) recently released a Greenlist of 10 pre-approved cryptocurrencies. DFS Greenlist as of 3 August 2020 According to the DFS website, licensed entities can use cryptocurrencies on the Greenlist f...

CoinClix - A new pay-to-click (PTC) website with its own crypto

4 Aug 2020 2 minute read 0 comments cgrave

Website | Github |Discord | Telegram PTC websites are nothing new. They have been the mainstay of work-from-home (WFH) housewives and the like since the advent of the internet. Not surprisingly, PTC websites have kept up with the times, offering grea...