Basic Attention Token (BAT)

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Basic Attention Token (BAT) is a cryptocurrency founded by Brendan Eich in 2017. It is a token based on the Ethereum blockchain that aims to revolutionize the digital advertising industry by directly connecting advertisers, content creators and viewers together.

The team over at BAT aim to create a new form of digital advertising space that fairly rewards content creators and the viewers of the advertisements through the power of blockchain technology. Furthermore, advertisers will also receive a better ROI using their system as they get more accurate data to play around with. 

The entire project is powered through the Brave browser, a specially designed browser that is focused on privacy and speed. It is created by Brendan Eich, the co-founder of the popular web-browser Mozilla and the creator of the programming language JavaScript. The Brave browser blocks all advertisements, cookies and malicious trackers by default, helping users to retain privacy. The browser also automatically upgrades every website to HTTPS for an additional layer of security whilst browsing. 

Brave automatically tracks the attention that a user may devote to a particular advertisement and assigns an Attention Value to that user. Using machine learning on that Attention Value for different adverts then allows Brave to show relevant advertisements to that specific user. This is perfect for both users and advertisers alike. The most important feature regarding attention tracking is the fact that the data tracked will always remain anonymous and never leaves the hosts computer at any time, allowing the user to retain his data.

In this tag you can discover Basic Attention Token (BAT) news, price prediction, opinion and analysis created by users.

The best way to earn more BAT without more work is......

1 hour ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.13 tipped

We all love getting free crypto. Mostly because it's literally getting free money. Given that one of the ways of getting BAT tokens is by using the Brave browser, it kind of sucks that there are no other really 'free' ways of getting this bread. Sure...

Perfect Time For Me To Buy BAT

2 hours ago 1 minute read Smoljanovic $0.19 tipped

Perfect Time For Me To Buy BAT Why is it good time? The value of BAT has slightly plummeted over the week.  I watched it rise to 2.28 SEK/BAT from about 1.9 SEK previously.  BAT will undoubtedly increase in value because of all the forces in motion...

BAT drops 4% as Bitcoin approaches old support. What this means for BAT.

4 hours ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.07 tipped

It's not news that all cryptocurrencies prices are tied to Bitcoin. It's just like how the Us Dollar dictates the economic standard of most countries: The big boys always rule. Now, BAT has dropped about 4% on the day, which is a good thing and a bad...

Best use cases for BAT.

6 hours ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.12 tipped

BAT as a token is extremely excellent in almost all aspects. It's cheap, but not too cheap. It's easy to obtain, but not too easy to obtain. And the charts show that it trades well. It's volatile, but not too volatile, and it has function, but not to...

Yearly saved time with Brave

8 hours ago 1 minute read CEDCryptoCoin $0.13 tipped

  Today is exactly the year I've been using Brave  So far I can only talk about how much we have saved time and how many unnecessary ads missed me.The Czech Republic does not yet pay the Bat Token for ad tracking, so I can't rate this page yet. I...

Things I feel should be changed in the Brave Browser

9 hours ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.19 tipped

The Brave browser is an amazing browser, and one of the better things to happen to crypto in a while. But, just like every other thing in the world, it's not perfect. So, in this post, I'll highlight a few things that I feel will make this browser th...

Are you a BRAVE Verified publisher??

11 hours ago 1 minute read TheCryptokeeper $0.29 tipped

If you are a verified Brave published (involves KYC complaince), then you are part of a small first wave of serious adopters!    While the browser is experiencing a lot of adoption as it gains notoriety, the amount of publishers, while still many, i...

To trade or HODL BAT?

13 hours ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.23 tipped

With cryptocurrencies, you have two options when you obtain them. You can choose to hold on to them and hope they appreciate in value, or you can trade them everyday, making or losing money off price swings. Usually, option 1 doesn't require much edu...

What will happen to BAT if Brave adds the option to mine it?

15 hours ago 1 minute read MadMaxx $0.41 tipped

Brave has the intention of adding passive mining to the Brave Browser. This will allow users to mine BAT easily while they browse the internet.  The whole system will be centralised and will take place on Brave's own servers, lessening the actual str...

This is how to lend DAI for 6% APR

17 hours ago 1 minute read kingscrown $0.35 tipped

This one of passive income from cryptocurrency tricks that will come to new version of my free ebook (link in the footer) Lately old DAI changed to SAI now you have to convert them back to new DAI. With the launch of Multi-Collateral Dai on November...