Tag: Augur

Augur Price Jumps by 32% as Platform Notes Strong User Growth

It is uncanny how different cryptocurrency markets can evolve throughout the weekend. In the top 10, there is very little positive momentum to take note of right now. Further down below the rankings, however, interesting things are taking place. The Augur price is in a different dimension right now following major gains across the board. This trend coincides with the number of users and transactions increasing steadily recently. Augur Price …
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Coincheck Will Delist Augur’s REP Token Due to Concerns over Unlicensed Gambling

The cryptocurrency situation in Japan is changing rather quickly these days. Coincheck, one of the country’s bigger trading platforms, has made it clear they are not too keen on privacy-oriented currencies. As such, they have announced the removal of Dash, Monero, and Zcash trading. It seems the company is also getting rid of Augur’s REP token. An Interesting Decision by Coincheck When Coincheck made it clear the company would remove all privacy …
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5 of the Most Promising DApps Running on the Ethereum Blockchain

While much of the crypto world remains a speculative market for investments, exciting DApps are emerging on the Ethereum platform. Here are five DApps showing Ethereum is used for more than just investment purposes. 5. Augur – The Predictive Markets Dapp Augur leverages the hive mind of crowds to make real-time predictions using actual money. Since investors essentially bet on their predictions and earn a reward when their predictions are right, there’s …
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What Is Augur?

In the past, prediction markets have generally been centralized, and the optimal way of aggregating trades has been through the use of a physical ledger. However, it should be understood that centralized prediction markets come loaded with innate risks and limitations. For example, they not only restrict global participation, but also require traders to place their trust in a third-party operator. This is where Augur (REP) comes in. It is designed …
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