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The B.C.U. Times

The B.C.U. Times - blog about promoting the blockchain and cryptoasset user experience and ecosystem.


Gods Unchained Understands TCG Tokenomics

24 Oct 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

I’ve written a few articles on tokenomics in the past. One thing that’s bothered me with many systems is that they create numerous tokens that just sit around. They create a lot of junk material. It’s a problem that MTG has always had. There are so m...

A Deeper Look into Gods Unchained

14 Oct 2019 5 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

Gods Unchained is a collectible trading card game built on the Ethereum blockchain. It's a fairly large product and could be a major competitor to Blizzard's Hearthstone, especially as Blizzard comes under fire for its recent ban of a player who spok...

Alternatives to Blizzard and Hearthstone

10 Oct 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

Regardless of how you feel about Blizzard's decision to ban a player and two interviewers, it's good to have alternatives to keep you busy. I'm a huge fan of crypto based trading card games, in part because collectibles and item trading games are whe...

The Blockchain Cutie Toolkit Mechanic is Looking Like a Mistake

10 Oct 2019 4 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

The developers of the Blockchain Cuties game like to limit the drop rate of items by using a hard cap. While hard caps and drop rates can both increase rarity of items. While there is still a lot of information that is unavailable, the toolkits neede...

Pawedcast in Print Episode #54: Pre-spoops and Democracy

26 Sep 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

Bullet Points Maybe this week's title was not the best choice. Hmm... Tavern beta started today, so the update should be "soon" (week or two). The recycler beta should have a larger pool of beta testing. Still no exact date for when that starts. New...

Pawedcast in Print Episode #53 : Extra, extra, hear all about it!

19 Sep 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

Bullet Points Priority tasks have moved the tavern update slightly behind schedule. It should be out, for beta testing, on Monday. The team will probably gather more beta testers for the recycler, so keep an eye out if you're interested. Animations f...

My Program is Choking! Bottlenecks in software development.

19 Sep 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

"Smart contracts" or distributed and decentralized programs (DDPs) are simply very different than traditional programs, and programmers need to be careful about using traditional design practices, or it can be very costly. I remember one semester,...

Leveraging Belacam

16 Sep 2019 3 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

The great thing about Belacam is that, for the most part, it’s pretty open about how an individual leverages the platform. There are only a few rules, most of which relate to ensuring that people are posting their own content, rather than trying to m...

Pawedcast in Print Episode #52: Brawls and Forges

12 Sep 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

Bullet Points More information on the forge with a sneak peak on how it'll look. Question to the community: should there be a stats preview in the equip section? Tavern upgrade is getting close. PVP ideas. General questions about progress on upgrades...

Publish0x Should Add TRC-10/20 Compatibility

12 Sep 2019 2 minute read comments Daniel Goldman

I started writing this article a while ago, but now that even publish0x has started to see the issues with the bloating in the Ethereum network, I think it's time to release this article, especially since I also recently pushed for Ternio's BlockCard...