Author: Chris McCoy

How to create a NEO Wallet using NEO Tracker

NEO Tracker NEO Tracker is a block explorer for the NEO blockchain.  It allows you to peer ‘inside’ the NEO blockchain and get details on transactions, wallets, contracts, etc.  This is similar to how Etherscan allows you to view the details of the Ethereum blockchain.  This is considered a web wallet, since you are going to be accessing it from a website.  However, there are desktop wallets you can download such as the NEON Wallet.  If you are interested in that, check out this guide on setting up a NEON Wallet.  My personal preference is the wallet in this...

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Bounty0x Project and ICO Review

What is Bounty0x? Bounty0x is a decentralized bounty hunting platform built on the Ethereum blockchain.  This platform allows anyone to manage bounty programs, and allows bounty hunters to receive payment for completing bounties.  As a refresher, bounties are rewards given for completing a specific task.  In the cryptocurrency world, this could be sharing Facebook posts, creating Tweets, or making YouTube videos about a specific project.  If you want more details around bounty campaigns, check out my article on “how to invest in cryptocurrencies with $0 using bounties”.  The current bounty systems used by most cryptocurrency projects are terrible.  They...

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How to Send Tokens Using MetaMask and MyEtherWallet

MetaMask and MyEtherWallet MetaMask is a great plugin if you are using the Chrome browser and have an Ethereum wallet.  It allows you to interact with certain sites that connect to the Ethereum blockchain.  Sometimes you may have tokens in your wallet other than ETH that you want to send.  I have found one of the easiest ways to do this is by connecting your MetaMask wallet to MyEtherWallet.       Please note that MetaMask and MyEtherWallet are simply interfaces for interacting with your account.  Your tokens are not ‘stored’ on either one.  Tokens are allocated to an address “0x——-” on...

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How to add custom tokens to MetaMask

MetaMask If you are using a Chrome browser, I highly suggest installing the MetaMask plugin.  This will allow you to use your Ethereum wallet on certain Ethereum based platforms (such as EtherDelta).  MetaMask has been around for a very long time and is widely used by the Ethereum community.  I will be doing more tutorials on MetaMask soon, so be sure to subscribe to the mailing list!   Steps to add a custom token Make sure you are connected to the “Main Network” and click the “Tokens” tab   Click the “Add Token” button   Enter in the Token...

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Loci Project and ICO Review

What is Loci? Loci is a platform built on the Ethereum blockchain for intellectual property (IP) discovery and mining.  Their goal is to become the go-to platform for inventors, by helping promote effective matchmaking of ideas, capital, and talent.  In today’s world, it can be hard for an inventor to get his idea out and raise funding to see it through.  With the recent growth in blockchains and their ability to transfer value seamlessly, the Loci platform becomes a reality. Loci can offer immutable proof of IP rights on a global scale by utilizing the Ethereum blockchain.  This proof...

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