Stellar is airdropping $125 million to Blockchain Wallet users
09 November, 2018, 16:47 | Author: Regina Silva
Blockchain.com pitched the mammoth offering as "the largest airdrop in the history of crypto and likely the largest consumer giveaway ever", suggesting that airdrops are "a great way to drive decentralization and adoption for new networks".
What's Your Thought On This?, Let Us Know In the Comment section Below.
This airdrop is coming as a part of the Blockchain Wallet's "Blockchain Airdrops" program, which they had announced in mid-October. "Giving away lumens for free is an invitation to communities to design the services they need", said McCaleb.
Blockchain.info has a crypto wallet where users themselves take care of their cryptocurrencies. According to information from blockchain wallet, $25 will be offered free to up to 30 million users starting this week.
Pompeo Allows Sanctions Exception for Chabahar Port
Lavrov emphasized that Russian Federation and its European partners were looking for ways to maintain economic ties with Iran. On Monday , the United States restored sanctions that target Iran's oil exports, as well its banking and transport sectors.
Ozone layer finally healing after damage by aerosols
Over the past decade, dichloromethane became approximately 60% more abundant in the atmosphere as compared to the early 2000s. The ozone hole has also slightly protected Antarctica from other larger effects of global warming .
However, this Stellar (XLM) airdrop may not have a high impact on the goal of achieving an inclusive economy, as it represents 2.6% of the XLMs in circulation and only 0.47% of the total supply.
Blockchain.com explained in the blog post that part of the reason they chose Stellar as the first token-based platform in the airdrop program stems from the fact that its network is "built for scalability", adding that the XLM token enables faster and low-priced transactions on a global scale.
Blockchain strives for aiding thousands of companies and personalities all over the world enabling them to kickstart on digital assets. Blockchain said that it isn't investing anything for this arrangement, rather that Stellar is utilizing its platform as a vehicle to distribute the lumen currency.
"The folks at Stellar, including Jeb, are really mission-driven and what they want to see is the adoption of their protocol". We've been approached by a lot of projects. We were immediately drawn to stellar due to their mission. "By growing the Blockchain community, we can help more people own and control their financial future". "By working with Blockchain to increase the availability and active use of lumens on the network, we will increase the network's utility by many orders of magnitude". The company also expects the giveaway will accelerate growth in its wallet downloads. PayPal co-founder Elon Musk has said the company spent as much as $70m on referral fees in its early years. "This is probably, adjusted for inflation, about the same level", Smith said when he cited the Paypal example. Stellar was at its peak January 4 when its price touched $0.864 and market cap was $25 billion, as tracked by CoinMarketCap.
UCF gave up a bunch of yards to Temple last week and stayed at No. 12 behind Kentucky, which was dominated by Georgia. Kirby Smart told reporters in his weekly press conference he couldn't care where his team is ranked at the moment.
The 50-day moving average is perceived to be the dividing line between a stock that is technically healthy and one that is not. Finally, Tigress Financial reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of CVS Health in a research note on Friday, October 26th.
Halpert, a Democrat, said Devlin, a Republican, is known to be diligent and thorough - usually running a tight docket. According to local news reports, he asked each defendant whether they planned to murder anyone.
Humphries had eight catches for 82 yards and two touchdowns, while Howard hauled in four catches for 53 yards and two more scores. If Fitzpatrick can beat the Panthers today on the road then he'll likely remain the starter for the foreseeable future.
Even Trump focused on other issues, including stoking immigration fears to motivate his base in the campaign's dying days. Before the midterm elections, only 19 percent of the House and around 20 percent of the Senate comprised women.
Last March, Mellencamp said on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show that it was unlikely he and Ryan would reconcile. Ryan and Mellencamp, 67, were first linked together in 2011 but later split in 2014. "Oh, women hate me".
Police warned people to avoid the area, but said they "are not looking for anyone further at this early stage". The incident occurred on Bourke Street just outside the Target Centre, near the intersection of Swanston St.
Saturday, Westwood, 51, turned herself in to the Sunset Beach Police Department in coastal North Carolina. Westwood also called 911. "Nobody breaks their auto down in the best part of society", said Westwood.
The gunman was tall and wearing all black with a hood and his face partly covered, witnesses told TV stations. Long's high school track coach said he physically assaulted her his senior year, but she never filed charges.
Knapp said, "It took a couple of seconds for people to realize what was going on and once that happened it was just utter chaos ". Long shot an unarmed security guard outside the bar before going inside, where he fired on security staff, CNN reported .
Europa League: Arsenal, Chelsea qualify for next round
AC Milan stayed just a point adrift of Group F leaders Real Betis after Suso´s second-half equaliser grabbed a 1-1 draw in Spain. But I think the players were concentrated on the match and we forgot this injury the next minute on the pitch.
USA judge blocks construction of Keystone XL pipeline
Morris particularly criticized the Trump administration for ignoring the recognized effects of the pipeline on climate change. The reversal required a "reasoned explanation" but instead the State Department discarded prior "factual findings", he said.
What we know about the California mass shooting
The hooded killer used a smoke bomb and a handgun, sending hundreds of people fleeing in terror. Ventura County Sheriff Geoff Dean told reporters Thursday that Long had served in Afghanistan.
Victoria's Secret mannequin sports activities $1M bra
Elsa - who has been an Angel since 2015 - thinks it is the "most lovely fantasy bra" that Victoria's Secret has ever created. Subah Koj walks the runway during the 2018 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at Pier 94 on November 8, 2018 in New York City.