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Shower thoughts about subjects both great and small! Crypto, Society, Governance... What does it mean for Ponies to have Cutie Marks?


3 Interesting Crypto Celebrations this coming week!

7 Sep 2020 6 minute read 0 comments bengy

    Unsplash   This week, there appear to be a few nice little events that have relatively low bars for entry. Well, there is one that has a higher bar, but if you are already on the platform then it is a really low bar... and if you aren't then it...

New Version of Sentiment Questions in Cindicator

31 Aug 2020 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  I've been slowly plugging away answering questions about cryptocurrency and traditional markets on the Cindicator platform. I does tend to pay out a reward at the end of each month in the form of CND tokens, but it isn't really the real reason t...

Adapting to the new Syndicate Participation Rules (Crypto.com)

24 Aug 2020 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  So, for better or worse, the rules for participating in the discounted (usually 50% off) Syndicate events on the Crypto.com Exchange has changed in the past month or so. Now, in addition to a minimum of 5000 staked CRO (on the exchange and not t...

Ampleforth Correction (Protocol working as intended).

14 Jul 2020 4 minute read 0 comments bengy

  A few days ago, I had written this post about the unexpected hike in the price of Ampleforth (AMPL) against the USDT stablecoin.... and at that time, the market rate for AMPL-->USDT was about 3 USDT/AMPL.... and in the recent days, it was peakin...

Tracking and Trading AMPL/USDT (AmpleForth)

10 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Recently, I have been looking at the trading on two cryptos (AMPL and PMGT) that are either supposed to function as a algorithmic stablecoin or as an asset backed token. These are interesting as I'm not sure that most users actually realise that...

Walking through the Discount Events on Crypto.com Syndicate

8 Jul 2020 5 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Many exchanges now hold fairly regular "contests" and discount opportunities on their platform to try and drum up some user interaction and to increase awareness and trading volume in certain cryptocurrency pairings. In general, they are something...

LUNA Trial funds for Real Staking on Kucoin: My Thoughts

2 Jul 2020 4 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Kucoin and Binance run some interesting trading and participation contests constantly, and it can be a bit of a pain to keep up with them. Still, I do try to stay abreast of some of them when I have the time as it can be an easy and risk free wa...

Kucoin and Perth Mint Gold Token (PMGT) Promotion: My thoughts

12 Jun 2020 5 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Most of the time, I've been pretty skeptical of projects that aim to have a tokenised version of physical Gold and Silver. Some of the projects even have their roots in old scams and physical reserves that are at best difficult to verify. Quite so...

Binance Community Vote and 50% BTC sale on Syndicate

2 Jun 2020 4 minute read 0 comments bengy

    Unsplash   Another month another Binance community vote between two crypto projects that I haven't really heard much of before. In previous community votes, there have been much more promising projects, but in the last one I have found myself ho...

Cindicator: Long-term Predictions (Gaming, Exchanges, SNX, Stablecoins and Central Banks)

24 Mar 2020 4 minute read 0 comments bengy

  Predicting the week/monthly prices and bounds on Cindicator has been a bit of a nightmare in the last week or two! Chaos reigns in all markets, from the oil war, to the crash in cryptocurrencies and traditional markets... followed by swings all ov...