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.

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Game of Browsers! #SwitchToBrave

6 days ago 7 minute read Ken Smith $0.30 tipped

Hey folks, I hope you guys are all doing well. Today I wanted to talk to you about the Brave Browser along with its Cryptocurrency Basic Attention Token which also goes on the detector name BAT. I believe the Brave Browser in conjunction with the BAT...

Bitcoin price today (August 18): Facing the risk of retesting $9,000

6 days ago 1 minute read Cryptonewscom $0.11 tipped

The past trading hours, Bitcoin continues to move in a negative way and most of the cryptocurrency market is in a similar situation After touching a low of $9,800 on August 16, Bitcoin price recovered slightly to $10,500 but this joy did not last lo...

BAT and LINK Token Holders Can Now Claim 8% Interest Payments — Allowing Investors to Profit By Simply Owning Them!

6 days ago 1 minute read The Global Crypto Press Association $0.12 tipped

The Crypto App team announced the addition of BAT & LINK to “Crypto Earn” — allowing users to earn 8% interest on the tokens they already own! Also still going for a limited time: Hold 50 MCO tokens (the official token of the platform) and get an ins...

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6 days ago 1 minute read Danoskie $0.08 tipped

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1 week ago 1 minute read Cryptonewscom $0.12 tipped

Pledgecamp is the next generation Crowdfunding platform using blockchain-powered escrow contracts. At the peak of the 2018 ICO, PledgeCamp became the dominant topic when the sister of Founder Facebook - Mark Zuckerberg, Randy Zuckerberg, participated...

Top 5 Cryptocurrency Exchanges For Margin Trading

1 week ago 2 minute read Cryptonewscom $0.16 tipped

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Brave will support Ledger and Trezor wallets

1 week ago 1 minute read ihodl25 $0.09 tipped

The Brave r/BATProject subreddit has posted a post saying that it supports multiple crypto wallets using Brave Nightly. The screenshot shows the names Ledger and Trezor, which are supposed to be integrated with the wallet of the cloud-based financial...

Brave ads new wallet acess on it's platform

1 week ago 1 minute read CryptoArgha $0.25 tipped

Crypto backed ad blocking browser brave recently announce to add acess to multiple wallet on it's platform Support has been added on brave nightly it now allows users to add assets from their hardware wallet trezor and ledgar   This update allows Br...

The free and decentralized philosophy #SwitchToBrave

1 week ago 2 minute read Rubika Ventures $0.11 tipped

Looking for a more clear collaborative World Wide Web The last time that Alicia entered the wonderland, it was in the year when things began to connect and the global barriers to social communication were being minor. That day, and for the first ti...

#SwitchToBrave Lose-Lose for Chrome, Win-Win for Brave

1 week ago 2 minute read Roberto D. $0.22 tipped

Numerous advertisements, often invasive, and increasingly effective data collection systems: for those who surf the internet and would like to see their privacy respected, life is increasingly difficult.  But in addition to Chrome there are also othe...