Tag: Incentive

Samsung Pay Incentivizes Users With New Rewards System

Mobile payments are becoming the new norm all over the world, yet the concept lacks some significant features. Loyalty and reward points have not been issued when making a mobile payment just yet. Samsung Pay is looking to address that problem, as they rolled out a rewards program for US users. It is expected that this solution will be made available to the rest of the world as well. Samsung …
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Tizen Mobile App Incentive Program Opens Opportunities For Bitcoin Wallet Developers

Samsung has taken a big hit to their public relations image ever since the Note 7 debacle started to arise. To make up for this problem, the team is launching a new campaign with attractive prize pools for developers of Tizen apps. It appears that Samsung wants to put a bigger focus on their proprietary operating system, which suffers from a lack of apps right now. Samsung Offers Handsome Rewards …
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Proposal To Give 45% of Block Reward To Bitcoin Node Operators Is Silly

Throughout the years, there has been a lot of discussion on whether or not people should receive an incentive for supporting the Bitcoin network by running a full node. Even though there is no need to reward people for these steps, new ideas to change that situation keep popping up now and then. One particular Reddit user would take a page out of DASH’s book and pay up to 45% …
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Bitcoin Node Owners Do Not Need Incentives

The Bitcoin network is only as strong as the number of miners and nodes supporting the protocol. At this time, there is no shortage of mining power pointed at the Bitcoin network, but the number of nodes remains fairly low in comparison. Some people feel more nodes would be active on the network if there were some reward for doing so. But isn’t being part of Bitcoin itself the biggest …
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