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.


BAT Technical Analysis - Bulls Trying To Take Over The Bears' Tanks

2 weeks ago 2 minute read chrispop $7.04 tipped

After a pause I've taken from writing I'm back with a fresh analysis of BAT (Basic Attention Token). I suggest checking my last article on BAT from 23th March as I will start off by giving you an update on that one: https://www.publish0x.com/bat-fans...

3 Crypto Projects That Are Soon To Surprise The Mainstream

2 weeks ago 3 minute read Adamic0 $3.58 tipped

We are in a very exciting time for the crypto industry. Forget about the prices - they’re going up and down quite a bit as if waiting for some big moment where it can happily sit at a much higher stable bottom.  No, what's really interesting about th...

Brave Browser - My First Rewards!

2 weeks ago 1 minute read The Part Time Economist $1.44 tipped

Happy Fifth of August everyone! What is the cause for celebration? Today I received my first payout from using the Brave browser. As I have discussed in my other posts and videos, I think that the Brave browser and the Basic Attention Token are a win...

In-Pill: BAT Releases Twitter Tipping - Here is What You Need To Know

2 weeks ago 1 minute read h00li $6.03 tipped

Brave has recently unveiled a new version of their desktop browser which has now extended its Brave Rewards program to include tipping to Twitter users. Prior to this release, Brave Rewards allowed users to tip Web Sites, YouTube creators and Twitch...

A basic need for the Basic Attention Token

2 weeks ago 3 minute read Markelele $2.38 tipped

Let's get one thing straight - the current advertising model which is used by websites is not working, to put it blunt, it sucks. Brave have given us a promising glimpse into the future with their BAT token and new alternative advertising model, we'r...

Brave is having massive troubles.

2 weeks ago 1 minute read Cal_tv93 $0.11 tipped

I do not know the full reason why, but since 04/08/2019 the brave browser adblocker hasn't been working at all. This has really given a small shitstorm on the community forums of brave browser where people are trying to figure out why they are gettin...

Initial Thoughts on Brave Browser

3 weeks ago 3 minute read LeftAntiPC $1.37 tipped

I am currently writing this from the Brave Browser, which I started using about a week ago. Publish0x seems to advertise Brave as a good browser and Brave is famously connected with Basic Attention Token. The key ideas behind Brave essentially boil d...

BAT - Now reward for twitter for posts 01/08

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Medal182 $0.10 tipped

Since twitter was founded in 2006, it is still the most widely used and prominent social network in the world of cryptocurrencies. From today 01/08/2019, Brave will support twitter in updating the desktop version, so now, just like youtube, creators...

1/08/2019 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollars (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, PVT (pivot coin), DAI, XRP, EOS.

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Danoskie $0.10 tipped

Good morning!It's another bullish run for BTC and few other coins as BTC reached $10k yesterday and dropped to about 100 dollars close to $10k.For other coins which could not go high, they maintained their stand and hopefully, they'll show their on c...

What if you could choose what you got ?

3 weeks ago 2 minute read Cal_tv93 $0.07 tipped

So the big question is, what would you choose if Publish0x added that you could choose one token to get paid/tips in on your post which one of them would you choose to get tips in? Please leave your answer in the comments down below and why you would...