Basic Attention Token (BAT) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

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.

Brave Software and TAP Network Partnership is F*cking Awesome!

2 weeks ago 1 minute read 5 comments circuitops

March 11, 2020, Brave Software - a privacy focus browser and a blockchain-based digital advertising platform has announced its partnership with TAP Network, a Reward-as-a-Service (RaaS) platform to allow brave active users and verified publishers in...

BAT and the Brave Browser - Partnership with NordVPN?

3 weeks ago 1 minute read 13 comments smegnard

  There have been a few rumors floating around in the Cryptosphere lately about NordVPN and the ability to pay for using NordVPN services with BAT.  While I've only heard this now for a couple days and it very well may not happen, I believe this wou...

The calm before the storm.(An analysis on why the crypto market is in the red)

3 weeks ago 2 minute read 3 comments MadMaxx

It's that time of the year again. For the second consecutive week, the crypto market has opened in the red. Last week, we saw Bitcoin fall from it's high 10k horse down to 9k, and even flash 8.5k. Now, we're currently sitting at 7.7k, and if support...

Publish0x is helping fight against COVID-19 and making people working from home!

1 week ago 1 minute read 3 comments alberdioni8406

The times are heavy and the world is facing a really test of discipline, yes discipline, as more government are closing their social citizens life in order to not let the pandemic virus get spread more than it is now. People are be quarantined and ag...

Coinbase with Google Pay support

1 week ago 1 minute read 0 comments nicklaus

  You can now link your Coinbase account to your Google Play account and spend your crypto currencies on android Now with your physical card you can make purchases with it by spending your money in crypto-currencies, Integration is an important mile...

I interviewed a man who turned $300 into $50000 in one year trading cryptocurrencies. Here's his advice.

1 week ago 3 minute read 0 comments MadMaxx

I was recently privileged to interview one of the most prolific cryptocurrency traders I know, and possibly in the world. His name on Twitter is @oracleofcrypto and if you follow my blog, you'd know I interviewed him once before. Well, I had a few mo...

How I became a millionaire, and lost it all.(A true story.)

1 day ago 3 minute read 2 comments MadMaxx

This is gonna be good. First off, thank you very much for clicking the link to this post. Since you love clicking links so much, how about using today's sponsor's link: Changelly! They make instant exchanges from one cryptocurrency to another a bre...

Even more exciting being added to Brave!

6 days ago 1 minute read 7 comments MadMaxx

I was just done with my 2 hour morning trading session when I came across a tweet from Binance CEO, Chaopeng Zhao. That tweet had an embedded link to an article from, which had a lot of interesting Easter eggs in it. I will be discu...

My Laptop Crapped Out So I Installed LibertyOS. Here's What Happened.

2 weeks ago 3 minute read 23 comments SkinnerCrypto

This introductory paragraph is unfortunately being provided to you by Android. God, I hate typing shit on my phone. I'm currently dealing with my bullshit Toshiba laptop taking a dump on me. Check it out! Suck C*ck, Windows Repair So, after much pro...

What the fork is a hard fork? (Explained in less than 250 words in a fun and engaging manner)

28 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments MadMaxx

Ahh, the horror. Experiencing a fork can be one of the greatest moments of anyone's life. That is, if you know how to harness it. Back in the day when it was only Bitcoin that was the king of the hill, there were a bunch of critics that didn't like s...