Fantom (FTM)

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Fantom (FTM) is a cryptocurrency made by Ahn Byung Ik in 2018. It is a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) based Smart Contract platform that aims to build the next IT infrastructure backbone for Smart Cities. The Fantom DAG platform is based on the Lachesis Protocol but is further optimized by introducing a permissionless network – the Fantom OPERA Chain – for dynamic participation.

Differing from blockchain, Fantom is a DAG-based distributed ledger technology stack that aims to solve the scalability issues of today’s distributed ledgers. The project is incorporating new methods of scalability combined with a high-performance virtual machine to safely and securely execute smart contracts. 

Fantom’s tagline is “The Nervous System for Smart Cities”. With this in mind, Fantom aims to innovate and provide IT infrastructure in the following sectors: public utilities, smart living, healthcare, education, traffic management, resource management, and environmental sustainability. The Fantom DAG platform intends on innovating these sectors by creating an interoperable ecosystem which allows real-time transactions and data sharing with low cost. Additionally, Fantom intends making all transaction bodies around the world compatible between each other by using fast DAG technology that can be deployed at scale in the real world.

The Fantom (FTM) token has a maximum supply of 3,175,000,000 FTM, a total supply of 1,987,133,655 FTM, and a circulating supply of 1,813,658,595 FTM. The Fantom platform has adopted an inflationary model to expand the ecosystem with an initial 5% annual inflation rate. The rate is said to decrease as more users join the network and 20% of total inflation is intended to be used for rewards and incentives for Fantom platform users. As for the token distribution, 40% of tokens were sold in the ICO, 30% are reserved for market development, 15% were distributed to advisors and contributors, and 15% is held by the Fantom team and founders.

The bear market also heavily affects Fantom

5 Jul 2022 2 minute read 1 comment MakeItReal

Hello HODLers! Today I would like to update you on a layer 1 blockchain that was the protagonist of the last bull run, but that seems to be in great difficulty right now.With the fall in prices, the frenzy of capital and yields also decrease, but amo...

Possible Trade Setup - Day Chart - Fantom (FTM)

5 Jul 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Blue Face

Hey Folks. I got my eye on a possible trade setup for Fantom (FTM) on the Day Chart.  On the Day Chart below I have listed my current current Plan of Action, with a possible Short Entry on or near the Trendline (Resistance). I would like to see Price...

Crypto Newbie: Spending All Day to Understand Ecosystem a Little Bit More

2 Jul 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Ali_St

Here we are creating/tipping contents and in return we are getting crypto rewards. In order to withdraw these rewards we have to meet some requierements! But as a total crypto newbie, I really dont know most of the terminology used. Farming, staking,...

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27 Jun 2022 2 minute read 4 comments Diviner

Hey guys! A new Defi platform on Fantom has come out, called Ooze Finance, taking inspirations from the highly popular Drip Network on the Binance Smart Chain and converting it into a fun, NFT style game. In this post, I'll be showing the basics of O...

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27 Jun 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Eddyc

  Greetings Friends;   Kucoin is an exchange that is slowly gaining new spaces in the crypto world and in this article I will show you this detail that can differentiate it from other exchanges. The great differential of this exchange that in additi...

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27 Jun 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Joao16

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Fantom: The joy of using this network

25 Jun 2022 1 minute read 5 comments Eddyc

    Greetings Friends; This article is just to highlight the luck and joy of being able to use the Fantom network with low rates and high speeds. That's right my friend, even with the high demand for speed the Fantom network can meet any expectation...

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24 Jun 2022 4 minute read 12 comments NOWPayments

The most notable fact about Fantom is that it has designed an innovative solution to the blockchain trilemma. In other words, the team behind Fantom found a way to combine security, decentralization, and scalability without compromising on any of the...

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22 Jun 2022 2 minute read 2 comments Mcthru

Statera (STA) is a coin that has fascinated me since it made its entry here on Publish0x. This coin can give (us creators) great satisfaction. Also unlike the previous coins supported by the site, it has a peculiar feature for its success that few ot...

SpookySwap 1: DEX on Fantom network

22 Jun 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Franz Crypto

Everytime I mentioned SpookySwap it was a success in terms of visits and tips, so I'll do a little fanservice writing a serie about it. I started with SpookySwap because I had to manage the tips in STA, here you can find the story and I find myself t...