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IPSX Announces Token Generation Event and Private Investment Results

Bitcoin Press Release: IPSX is a smart contract based, blockchain protocols and utility token used as an incentivized mechanism of sharing IPs among actors from all over the world and a framework to build applications that require IPs built in a reliable and transparent environment.

February 8th, 2018, Hergiswil, Switzerland: IPSX platform recently finished its private investment session and raised 6,500 ETH and is going to launch into its public Token

Generation Event phase shortly.

The Swiss-registered company is excited and at the same time grateful for the high demand that they had during private investment phase where more than 30,000 ETH were asked. However, they only accepted 6500 ETH as the token generation event’s hard cap is set to 10,800 ETH. With 6,500 ETH being raised in private investment, there are 4,300 ETH more available for the public.

The TGE event period is expected to start on 28 Feb 2018 and will end on 5th March 2018 or when the supply of IPSX tokens is exhausted. Any amount of token purchases will be served for the duration of the TGE, with IPSX token being worth 0,0000141 ETH. However, prior to its start, there are some final things that potential contributors need to check off their list before being able to acquire the IPSX tokens left:

  • Join the IPSX telegram channel
  • Wait for the whitelist registration to be announced and opened
  • Register on the whitelist and pass the KYC/AML verification
  • Wait for KYC approval

Take note that the contribution address will be published on the IPSX website, IPSX blog and IPSX twitter minimum 24 hours before the TGE begins. Details will also be announced on our telegram channel. Make sure to stay safe and don’t fall victim to scams and hackers.

About IPSX

IPSX is a decentralized IP sharing exchange and framework, designed to facilitate building applications on top of existing IPs, shared by community members and data centers in a secure and transparent environment. It is a smart-contract based, blockchain-protocol utility token, and an incentivizing mechanism for sharing IPs among actors from all over the world.

IPSX is the first truly decentralized IP Sharing Exchange, that will create a global IP marketplace. Combined with flexible tools (SDKs and APIs) to aid entrepreneurs and developers, in a fully secured and transparent environment, IPSX will enable the development of new applications on top of already existing IPs on the IPSX sharing platform (VPN providers,

Data Mining software, web crawling bots microtasks, etc). Alongside distributed storage and processing tools, IPSX will create the distributed network layer, becoming a crucial component for the next phase of the web.

The project is advised by Marco Houwen – one of the initiators of the privately-run but publicly supported NGO Infrachain A.S.B.l. The organization is supported by the Luxembourg government and has received wide praise, especially after it was adopted last year by eleven of the top players in the Luxembourg Blockchain Ecosystem.

Media Contact
Name: IPSX
Location: Hergiswil NW, Switzerland
Email: contact@ip.sx

Visit the IPSX Website: https://ip.sx
Read the Whitepaper: https://ip.sx/dist/Whitepaper-IPSX-05.pdf
Chat with IPSX on Telegram: https://t.me/IPExchange
Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ipexchange1
Subscribe on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IPExchange/
Join IPSX on Medium: https://medium.ip.sx/

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Interest Mounts As GRAIN Announces ICO

Bitcoin press release – Innovative Blockchain solution for work agreements, GRAIN, using ethereum smart contracts to reinvent the way we work, manage and distribute payroll, is gearing up for a public token sale that will run run from 1st to 28th March. The ICO, is already attracting a lot of interest with 6,100 registering their interest at grain.io in the past two weeks alone.

January 31st, 2018, Lugano, Switzerland – GRAIN is unique in that it is the one of the first cryptocurrencies to be designed to meet the needs of employers and those that work for them. The difference with GRAIN is that it operates as a back office solution enabling work agreements to be placed on the Blockchain as Smart Contracts. These agreements contain all the details regarding the work, compensation, people involved and details concerning regulatory compliance.

Blockchain strategist for GRAIN, Erik Koster, explained the reasons behind GRAIN:

Grain has created an engine that allows labour contracts to be stored on the Blockchain meaning remuneration for that work can be made much more securely, fairly and transparently than is currently possible. Given the dynamic nature of today’s workforces, GRAIN believes that they have the potential to revolutionise the way people are paid in the future.’

Employers stand to benefit hugely. As a back office solution, GRAIN removes a lot of costs when it comes to running a business, especially those to third parties, such as payroll service providers. As the details regarding employees and their work status can be stored on the Blockchain, it also makes it much easier for businesses to demonstrate regulatory compliance with state bodies or tax authorities. There is the added advantage that GRAIN can facilitate cross-border payments without processing fees or FX charges.

Once the job is complete, the worker is paid in GRAIN in a fair, timely manner. This can then be automatically exchanged to the currency of worker’s choice. Users of the ecosystem also benefit from Harvest, a type of savings account that stores the profit generated by the Blockchain. Workers can choose to keep some of their earnings in the Harvest fund, for instance, to act as a pension fund.

To mitigate risk, GRAIN comes with a liquidity insurance mechanism to guarantee that the employer isn’t affected by fluctuations due to volatility in the cryptocurrency markets.

The Team
The team behind GRAIN are working hard to make sure that the engine is readily adopted by other teams when it comes to developing new tools and applications, so that GRAIN can be easily implemented by as many partners as possible. In fact, right now, the team at Flexentral are beta testing the GRAIN infrastructure for their own applications.

The Token Sale
There are 1,080,000,000 tokens in the GRAIN ICO, valued at €0.027 each, payable in ETH or BTC. The ETH/BTC price will be determined the day before the ICO begins. The minimum investment is 0.1 ETH. Prospective investors can register their interest at the Grain website.

About GRAIN
GRAIN is founded by its President and CEO Onno Hektor; a former senior executive for Microsoft, and board member André Bonvanie; a serial entrepreneur. They have recruited a highly experienced team of cryptocurrency professionals and advisors to ensure the success of the platform.

Introducing Grain:

How transactions work: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vm4vYO56-ZY
Interview with the founders: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ro0DmPPrA-4&;
Interview about the roadmap: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ND6ijtegHhE

Media Contact

Name: Lucas Huizinga
Location: Lugano, Switzerland
Email: pr@grain.io

Visit the Grain website: https://grain.io/
Read the whitepaper: https://grain.io/whitepaper
Join Grain on BitcoinTalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2766557.0
Chat with Grain on Telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/IAWYn0jj2m02434fbd73Tg
Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSjeO28gA7EhtLjpJ8vldA
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/onnohektor/
Follow Grain on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Grain_io
Join Grain on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/grain.io/
Chat with Grain on Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/KryGjFv

Grain is the source of this content. Virtual currency is not legal tender, is not backed by the government, and accounts and value balances are not subject to consumer protections. This press release is for informational purposes only. The information does not constitute investment advice or an offer to invest.

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Fintech and Blockchain Mavens Launch International Digital Asset Exchange Council (“ IDAXC ”) to Accelerate the Mainstreaming of Rapidly Emerging “Real-Asset” Crypto Sector

Bitcoin Press Release: 2018 Davos conclave marked the official launch of IDAXC, the international Council charged with overseeing the emergent field of marrying and optimizing cryptocurrencies to quantifiable assets.

26 January 2018, Davos, Switzerland – The launch of IDAXC at “Blockchain Central” — a Blockchain-themed hub established in Davos by the Global Blockchain Business Council, GBBC.org — signalled a clear point of demarcation between the emerging ‘asset-backed’ crypto currency market (“Blockchain 3.0”) and the older, un-anchored, non-asset-backed cryptocurrencies. Constituted as a not-for-profit, IDAXC is mandated to promote industry adoption; asset-tokenisation standards; and best regulatory practise in both asset-digitization, and asset-exchange, globally.

The founders believe that 2018 marks the beginning of an important maturation phase in the heady and often volatile cryptocurrency markets. If successful, IDAXC will empower the owners of any kind of real asset to rapidly ‘tokenise,’ and subsequently hypothecate or trade that asset — while complying with all regional regulations, including KYC and AML standards.

IDAXC’s founding Chair is well-known UK Fintech figure Eric Van der Kleij, creator of London’s Level39 Fintech hub and previously CEO of the U.K. government’s Tech City initiative. Eric was also one of the initiators behind the creation of the U.K. Fintech trade body Innovate Finance, so he is no stranger to both supporting Fintech innovation and feeding into policy.  His company, Centre for Digital Revolution (C4DR.com), is active in Fintech and Blockchain projects in the U.K. and Switzerland; and will become a founding member of IDAXC, alongside a number of interested parties, such as China’s ACChain, and Hong Kong based Courage Investment Group Ltd. (HK1145) and Ink Blockchain Co. Ltd.

Also joining the council board as Head of Policy is David White, former Director of Innovation at RBS, and founder of Fintech companies import.io and Kusiri (now sold to PwC.)

Eric Van der Kleij observed:

“Today we are sharing the aims and ambitions of IDAXC, and also seeking feedback from a small group of interested parties representing startups, banks, academia, and some of the most experienced people active in the emerging field of Real-Asset Digitization. The growth of ordinary crypto currencies is admittedly huge, with a combined market cap of $500Bn (Coinmarketcap) in an industry that simply wasn’t there just a few years ago. However, when you take the power of cryptocurrencies built on the decentralised Blockchain, and underpin them with trusted Real Asset Digitization delivered via shared standards set by a worldwide community of members, the potential is just so much larger. We believe this final stage of the Blockchain revolution — coins anchored by real assets — will finally trigger established financial services players and regulators to support and even participate in the cryptocurrency markets.”

About IDAXC

Mission

IDAXC is the international, not-for-profit industry body being established to drive common best-practice across real-asset digitization and related token exchanges.

Policy

IDAXC works with all participants of the ecosystem to create voluntary standards that represent best-practice relating to the issuing, trading and exchange of real digital assets.

Education

IDAXC provides members with training on a wide variety of disciplines within the digital assets community including AML, KYC, token-issuing, and asset tokenisation.

Advocacy

IDAXC works with all members of the financial services, regulators and digital asset community worldwide to promote best-practise implementation and standard setting, driving the adoption of digital assets into the mainstream economy.

Website: idaxc.org

Twitter: @idaxcouncil

Email:  contact@idaxc.org

About Courage Investment Ltd.

Courage Investment Group Ltd.(HK01145) is a Hong Kong mainboard-listed company, focussing on real asset backup, digital crypto management, and capital operation.

Website: courageinv.com

About Ink Blockchain

Ink Blockchain is a Hong Kong headquartered Fintech and Blockchain services pioneer.

Website: inkBlockchain.com

About C4DR

C4DR is a London U.K. Headquartered, new, international ‘digital foundry and insight centre’ harnessing the key technologies of the modern industrial revolution, as opportunity for business and a force for good in society.

Website: C4DR.com
Twitter: @C4DR_HQ
Email: contact@c4dr.com

About ACChain

ACCoin, the root coin of the ACChain Digital Asset Conversion Smart Ecosystem, is rapidly earning a reputation as the Swiss Army Knife of alt-coins. It is, simultaneously, the “spark” or trigger coin granting access to the ACChain Digiverse; and it constitutes one of the three legs (along with Bitcoin and Ether) of the “digital basket of currencies” forming the supra-national A-SDR.

Website: Acchain.org
Email: serena@acchain.org

Media Contact
Contact Name: Serena Lin
Contact Email: serena@acchain.org

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UTRUST Breaks $10 Million Soft Cap on Opening Day of Public ICO For Blockchain Payments Platform

Bitcoin Press Release: UTRUST has surpassed its $10 million soft cap target on only the first day of its public ICO on November 2nd 2017, picking up where it left off from the intense demand during its pre-ICO, which sold out in 90 minutes. The digital payments platform is set for reaching its milestone of raising $49 million in financial leverage.

November 3, 2017, Zug, Switzerland: Barely a day after the launch of its upgraded ICO, UTRUST continues to surpass expectations, with a high demand for its tokens pushing the total funds raised to $10 million. Having achieved the soft cap target, UTRUST now has a strong foundation upon which to achieve its mission of disrupting online payments with cryptocurrency.

The surge in token sales on opening day likely benefited from UTRUST’s ICO being one of the few of its kind to welcome conditional participation from US citizens. Accredited US investors are allowed to buy tokens on a first come, first served basis, and are subject to a 12-month vesting period applied to tokens sold.

Interest and demand for UTRUST tokens have been further buoyed by recent developments with regards to regulatory adjustments, which ensures that the ICO adheres to all rules and regulations by financial entities in the Swiss jurisdiction. This is in line with the startup’s commitment to protect customers by ensuring a legally-compliant and future-proof platform.

The project continues to gain pace and build momentum with multiple appearances at several key blockchain conferences scheduled across the globe. The UTRUST team carry the key messages of UTRUST’s mission to bridge some 2.5 billion unbanked people and merchants to the global financial economy through the innovative features of blockchain-based cryptocurrency.

UTRUST offers a simple solution focused on consumer protection. Acting as a mediator for transactions, both parties to transactions are relieved of liability. Users can purchase goods and services while merchants get paid, using their choice of cryptocurrency or traditional fiat.

About UTRUST

UTRUST has currently raised $10 Million and reached its soft cap in its ongoing public ICO.

UTRUST is the world’s first cryptocurrency payments platform to implement consumer protections on a mass scale. The company is building a global PayPal–like payments platform with extensive cryptocurrency support.

UTRUST’s end goal is to provide all the benefits of fast, secure, convenient, and inexpensive cryptocurrency transactions, in tandem with the world’s first cryptocurrency payment protections, which consumers need to fully embrace blockchain technology en masse.

With 2.5 billion unbanked people in Emerging Markets yet to benefit from financial inclusion, UTRUST is also planning to build the bridge to enable the unbanked worldwide to access the mainstream global financial system.

UTRUST ICO and Tokens

UTRUST’s public ICO launched on November 2nd to obtain a financial leverage of up to $49 million. The company will use the collected funds to establish key industry partnerships and to develop the world’s first PayPal-like cryptocurrency payments platform. The ERC20 compatible tokens are created over the Ethereum protocol, and can be used as a means of payment on UTRUST’s payment gateway along with other cryptocurrencies.

UTRUST’s token can be used for making zero fee payments to the thousands of merchants accepting any cryptocurrency via UTRUST, and be traded against other currencies on supported exchange platforms.

UTRUST will allocate a certain portion of the revenues to buyback and destroy the tokens in circulation. Being a deflationary currency by design, the demand for UTRUST tokens will increase with time, which combined with buyback should lead to appreciation in its market value.

To learn more about UTRUST’s ICO please go to: https://utrust.io/ico

The Team

UTRUST is backed by a highly experienced team from various sectors including corporate management, startups, payments, cryptocurrency development, law, finance, and computer science. Some of the prominent members of the team include:

Nuno Correia, CEO

Nuno Correia is an early cryptocurrency investor who has been involved in the cryptomarkets since the beginning of 2011. Having founded multiple B2C businesses in the past, Correia has a background in Law and Marketing, and his passion lies in transforming the future of digital payments.

Filipe Castro, CIO

Filipe Castro holds a business degree from MSENG and is passionate about disruptive technologies. He has experience developing electronic payment systems and other software solutions during the early days of his career. Castro is engaged in business development and strategic development of new ventures.

Artur Goulão, CTO

Artur Goulão comes with previous experience in the payments industry. He has previously donned the role of a CTO in one of leading digital payment platform and is currently serving as the Head of Development at a Swiss-based Cybersecurity company. With a background in computer science from IST and MIT, Goulão is well-acquainted with both classical and blockchain smart contract based approach.

Roberto Machado, CPO

Founder and Product Manager at several startups prior to UTRUST, he has been leading different teams to build highly-reliable software products, with a focus on the end user experience. Previously, he has worked together with major international companies such as AT&T, Betfair, Airtel, and Uphold, being responsible for the vision outline, goals and product strategy of solutions used by millions of users.

Other significant team members include Luis Ferreira as Head of Engineering; Laura Esteves as Head of Operations; Joao Ferreira as Head of Design; Nick Olender as Head of Sales and Partnerships; and Francisco Baila as Product Designer. UTRUST has a team of software engineers like Miguel Palhas, Gabriel Poca, Ronaldo Sousa, Fernando Mendes, Bruno Azevedo, Pedro Costa, and Joao Justo.

UTRUST’s diverse advisory team includes Francisco Maia, Francisco Cruz, Joao Paulo, Sergio Viana, Marc Howland, David Dryan, Daniel Pierce and Sascha Benz.

Learn more about UTRUST: https://utrust.io
Join UTRUST on Telegram at: https://t.me/utrustofficial
Read the UTRUST Whitepaper: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/utrust/UTRUST-whitepaper-v1.0.1.pdf
Visit UTRUST on bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2078433.0
Learn more about UTRUST’s ICO: https://utrust.io/ico
Follow UTRUST on Twitter: https://twitter.com/UTRUST_Official
Join UTRUST on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/utrust.io/
Read UTRUST’s posts on Medium: https://medium.com/@UTRUST

Media Contact

Contact Name: Nuno Correia, UTRUST CEO
Contact Email: nuno@utrust.io
Contact Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

Watch UTRUST‘s new video here:

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After A 90 Minute Wipe Out During Pre-Sale, UTRUST Announced Upgraded ICO Launch Plan

The ICO for the UTRUST Platform is set to start on November 2nd 2017 at 2:00 pm UTC.  One of the few of its kind, UTRUST will allow U.S citizens to participate in the event provided they are accredited investors. A recent announcement reads:

“U.S. investors can buy tokens on a first come, first serve basis. Additionally, U.S. investors will be subject to a 12-month vesting period during which tokens can neither be withdrawn nor sold.”

The fundraising campaign will allow participants to become part of the first blockchain-based payment platform with a disruptive escrow and dispute resolution system, giving them access to the platform without fees. Tokens are to be made available for purchase using Bitcoin or Ethereum.  The price is set for approximately  $ 0.07 per token. More details are available at UTRUST – ICO.

Following the  token pre-sale in August which sold out in just 90 minutes, gathering 1.5 million dollars, the UTRUST ICO was postponed to the 2nd of November. These changes are in response to recent regulatory changes regarding ICO projects. In a recent blog post, the UTRUST team stated:

“UTRUST remains fully committed to adhere to all rules and regulations by entities such as the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) in order to assure a legally compliant, and future-proof platform…”  – Nuno Correia, CEO of UTRUST

UTRUST is a project that aims to eliminate the potential for mistrust between sellers and buyers  when cryptocurrency is involved. Often times, a seller is only aware of cryptocurrencies  like Bitcoin and Ethereum because of the negative news they have heard or seen which may cause the sellers to feel uneasy about accepting crypto in exchange for their offered goods and services.

On the other end of the spectrum, there are thousands of willing, paying customers who prefer using Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and other cryptocoins but it is a challenge to shop with crypto because of limited merchant acceptance. Shoppers also may be skeptical of vendors who accept coin because payments made with Bitcoin and similar cryptocurrencies have no protection at all for the person sending the payment. Once it is sent, the transaction is permanent and without recourse in the event of a deal gone bad

UTRUST offers a simple solution acting as a mediator for the transaction, similar to an escrow service.  By utilizing a clever crypto payment protection mechanism, both the seller and the buyer are relieved of liability.

UTRUST creates a flexibility that has not been possible until now. UTRUST users can shop with their favorite crypto and the merchant gets paid according to their preference too, even if they desire traditional fiat currencies. The UTRUST Whitepaper reads:

“This is a game-changer that we know can change how merchants and buyers use cryptocurrencies and we believe that the only missing link is a platform of mediation and trust. The UTRUST platform.”

Visit: https://utrust.io
Read the UTRUST Whitepaper Here.
Participate In UTRUST ICO Here.

Contact Name: Nuno Correia (CEO)
Contact Email: nuno@utrust.io
Contact Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

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Skycoin, the Third-Generation Cryptocurrency Building A New Internet, Announces Updates

Bitcoin Press Release: Skycoin, the third-generation cryptocurrency of alternative P2P project Skywire,  announces several updates, including a new mobile wallet, new logo and site revamp to reflect its ever-evolving branding and design. Approaching its fifth year of development, Skycoin continues to pursue a “new Internet” under an overarching goal to implement Bitcoin’s original vision and address its underlying problems.

October 26, 2017 Zug, Switzerland: One of the oldest crypto projects in development, Skycoin is an infrastructure project rooted in the basic founding concept of Bitcoin: decentralization. Unlike the peers of its time, it was not forked from Bitcoin nor is it merely another ETH-based token. Instead, Skycoin was built using a completely original and unique codebase, featuring a revolutionary consensus algorithm dubbed “Obelisk” that bore none of the PoW/PoS similarities of most other alts, eliminating the need for miners and operating instead on a Web of Trust.

As part of continuous development, Skycoin has announced several key updates, including the launch of Skycoin wallet v2.0, a new mobile wallet, a new logo, and an ongoing site content and design revamp. It has also initiated work on a range of further developments, such as a Skywire coding rewrite, development of cluster management and global network dashboards, a brand new, quicker Skycoin wallet, and the Skycoin OTC market and exchange federation protocol for enabling decentralized exchange (DEX).

Bitcoin’s old problems have not gone away

When Skycoin launched in 2013, it recognized that the Bitcoin network could not achieve true decentralization. Envisioned by its creator to be decentralized over hundreds of thousands of computers, large mining cartels instead exerted considerable power and influence over the network.

Four years later, little has changed. Mining cartels have only grown in strength, asserting their agendas with punitive effect, as evidenced by the miner-led Bitcoin Cash fork of August 2017. By November 2017, the Bitcoin network may see as many as two further fork splits as a result of miner interests.

Skycoin’s agenda in 2013 was to implement Bitcoin’s original vision and address the underlying issues of the world’s most-used cryptocurrency. Four years on, Skycoin’s mission has only become more relevant.

A third-generation cryptocurrency that solves Bitcoin’s technical weaknesses

Skycoin’s Obelisk is a sustainable alternative that aims to replace Proof-of-Work (POW) as a major solution for blockchain consensus. Inspired by academic research into adversarial distributed time-stamping, it offers strong mathematical security guarantees even when the majority of nodes are hostile.

The immediate benefit is environmental friendliness and minimization of economic profiteering. Skycoin does not waste electricity or consume exponentially growing power. Instead of fees, users will receive “coinhours” for holding coins, which can be put towards transaction fees. Transactions bid to enter a fixed-sized block.

Skycoin is immune to double spending and the 51% attack, regardless of hashing power and/or financial might. Transactions are as fast as they need to be, with as low as four-second confirmations without compromising security.

Skycoin transactions have increased privacy, with native support for advanced CoinJoin features.

Ushering in a new Internet

Beyond addressing Bitcoin’s outstanding technical issues, the Skycoin project envisions a new generation of foundational networking, storage and application primitives – collectively, a new Internet.

Skycoin sees blockchain as one of several new mathematical and algorithmic primitives that will be the founding blocks of the Internet’s successor.

The Skycoin Project

The Skycoin project is a hermetically-contained software/application platform, that operates in parallel to and on top of but independently of the existing internet. Its five pillars are:

1. Skycoin

Skycoin was built first as a standalone solution to Bitcoin’s flaws at decentralization, due to the growing prominence of powerful mining cartels. It features a new consensus algorithm to secure the network through a mechanism called Web of Trust.

2. Skywire

Skywire was created to address centralization problems, but of the Internet itself where large institutions control its infrastructure. It aims for a sustainable democratization of the internet, while enhancing privacy and security.

3. Skyledger

Skyledger is a blockchain platform built with CX and running on top of the Skywire infrastructure. Each developer will have their own independent data storage and are free to hardcode their own chain.

4. An ecosystem of apps

Apps including Sky-messenger, distributed social media (BBS)and file-sharing, all built on top of Skycoin, Skywire and Skyledger.

5. A hardware platform

The Skywire “miner” hardware acts as a specialized VPN operating on Skywire’s new networking protocol based on Multi-Protocol Label Switching.

Skycoin and Skywire: the blockchain and the network

The Skycoin project envisions a symbiotic relationship between Skywire and Skycoin, one that would enable individuals to generate revenue for running the Internet, instead of large ISPs. Any application that works over the Internet can also work over Skywire. Using it will be free but users can pay nodes to receive better bandwidth and priority.

This is the basic model that will provide a long-term demand for Skycoins, which are currently distributed over-the-counter (OTC).

Current project focus

As part of continuous development and to maintain relevance to ever-evolving conditions, Skycoin has announced several key updates, including the launch of a new mobile wallet, a new logo, and an ongoing site content and design revamp.

It has also initiated work on a range of further developments, such as a Skywire coding rewrite, development of cluster management and global network dashboards.

It is also reviewing its distribution plan, which it aims to continue in its current form of limited OTC. It will continue pursuing listing on exchanges but will focus instead on the OTC market and an exchange federation protocol for enabling decentralized exchange (DEX).

A range of of hardware “miners” are also planned for release on a soft date of March 2018, with 300 initial units planned.

To learn more about Skycoin, please visit: https://www.skycoin.net/

The Team:

The Skycoin Project has been in continuous development for over eight years and is currently

led by a team of experts in the field of mathematics, cryptography, engineering, programming and marketing. Some of them include:

Synth, Architect and Project Figurehead

Synth has a background in mathematics and cryptography and is the face of Skycoin. Telegram: @haltingstate

Steve, Developer and Project Manager

Steve wrote most of the Skycoin software in 2013-2014. Github: https://github.com/gz-c

Michael Terpin and Richard Kastelein, Marketing Advisors

Terpin is an experienced marketeer with a CV that includes the likes of Coinovate, CoinAgenda and BitAngels. Kastelein brings experience with asset launches and news, working with Blockchain News and CryptoAssets Design Group. Together, they oversee Skycoin’s marketing efforts and manage other counterparts for communication and content production.

Other developers include iketheadore, Monty Crypto, Erich Quist, meam364, Evan, johnstuartmill, nyf, Weng Zhiyi, amherag, logrusorgru and others, who work on the various components of the Skycoin Project.

Learn more about Skycoin: https://www.skycoin.net
Read the Skycoin Whitepapers: https://www.skycoin.net/whitepapers/
Trade Skycoin with BTC at: https://www.cryptopia.co.nz/Exchange/?market=SKY_BTC
Chat with the team on Telegram: https://t.me/skycoin
Join Skycoin at bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=380441
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UTRUST Blockchain Payments Platform Raises Profile in Global Conferences, Targets 2.5 Billion Unbanked

Bitcoin Press Release: UTRUST will embark on a global awareness campaign that will see the company participating in major blockchain conferences across three continents. UTRUST’s blockchain-based platform will launch through an ICO on November 2nd 2017 (2pm UTC), as it works to bridge cryptocurrency payments with 2.5 billion unbanked people and merchants.

October 20, 2017, Zug, Switzerland: It is estimated that 2.5 billion people still do not have access to the global financial system. Their digital inclusion is predicted to boost the GDP of emerging economies by $3.7 trillion by 2025, buoyed by some 95 million jobs created as a result of blockchain revolution in unbanked countries. UTRUST seeks to capitalize on the boom of developed markets while leveraging the potential of emerging ones.

In view of this, UTRUST will commence on an awareness campaign that hopes to advocate for its innovative platform and raise its profile as a pioneer in blockchain solutions for the unbanked. So far, it has confirmed its participation in a series of nine key blockchain conferences scheduled to take place over the remainder of the year:

Blockchain Economic Forum 2017 – October 31 to November 1, New York, USA
Web Summit 2017 – November 6 to 9, Lisbon, Portugal
Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Conference– November 11, Tokyo, Japan
Switzerland Wealth Innovation Tour
– November 15, Zug, Switzerland
Blockchain Summit – November 22, Zug, Switzerland
Blockchain Summit London Olympia
– November 28, London, UK
Blockshow Asia – November 29 and 30, Singapore
Cryptocurrency World Expo – December 1 and 2, Warsaw, Poland

UTRUST believes these conferences are opportunities to strike up new, relevant partnerships in the areas of cryptocurrency development and financial technology, harmonizing multiple efforts to bring blockchain’s disruptive technology to digital payments and emerging markets.

Recognizing the global trends of cryptocurrency regulation and pre-empting the impending need for a standardized KYC/AML for regulated exchanges, UTRUST remains committed to fulfilling all necessary requirements that would result in a solution that is legally compliant and future-proof.

UTRUST continues to make progress on legal recognition and legitimization in Switzerland, following its initial step of getting incorporation as a GmbH (Swiss equivalent of a limited liability company). An announcement will be made in the near future regarding the first steps of UTRUST’s AML/KYC onboarding.

About UTRUST

UTRUST is the world’s first cryptocurrency payments platform to implement consumer protections on a mass scale. The company is building a global PayPal–like payments platform with extensive cryptocurrency support.

UTRUST’s end goal is to provide all the benefits of fast, secure, convenient, and inexpensive cryptocurrency transactions, in tandem with the world’s first cryptocurrency payment protections, which consumers need to fully embrace blockchain technology en masse.

With 2.5 billion unbanked people in Emerging Markets yet to benefit from financial inclusion, UTRUST is also planning to build the bridge to enable the unbanked worldwide to access the mainstream global financial system.

UTRUST ICO and Tokens

UTRUST’s public ICO will be held on November 2nd. The company will use the collected funds to establish key industry partnerships and to develop the world’s first PayPal-like cryptocurrency payments platform. The ERC20 compatible tokens are created over the Ethereum protocol, and can be used as a means of payment on UTRUST’s payment gateway along with other cryptocurrencies.

UTRUST’s token can be used for making zero fee payments to the thousands of merchants accepting any cryptocurrency via UTRUST, and be traded against other currencies on supported exchange platforms.

UTRUST will allocate a certain portion of the revenues to buyback and destroy the tokens in circulation. Being a deflationary currency by design, the demand for UTRUST tokens will increase with time, which combined with buyback should lead to appreciation in its market value.

To learn more about UTRUST’s ICO please go to: https://utrust.io/ico

The Team

UTRUST is backed by a highly experienced team from various sectors including corporate management, startups, payments, cryptocurrency development, law, finance, and computer science. Some of the prominent members of the team include:

Nuno Correia, CEO

Nuno Correia is an early cryptocurrency investor who has been involved in the cryptomarkets since the beginning of 2011. Having founded multiple B2C businesses in the past, Correia has a background in Law and Marketing, and his passion lies in transforming the future of digital payments.

Filipe Castro, CIO

Filipe Castro holds a business degree from MSENG and is passionate about disruptive technologies. He has experience developing electronic payment systems and other software solutions during the early days of his career. Castro is engaged in business development and strategic development of new ventures.

Artur Goulão, CTO

Artur Goulão comes with previous experience in the payments industry. He has previously donned the role of a CTO in one of leading digital payment platform and is currently serving as the Head of Development at a Swiss-based Cybersecurity company. With a background in computer science from IST and MIT, Goulão is well-acquainted with both classical and blockchain smart contract based approach.

Roberto Machado, CPO

Founder and Product Manager at several startups prior to UTRUST, he has been leading different teams to build highly-reliable software products, with a focus on the end user experience. Previously, he has worked together with major international companies such as AT&T, Betfair, Airtel, and Uphold, being responsible for the vision outline, goals and product strategy of solutions used by millions of users.

Other significant team members include Luis Ferreira as Head of Engineering; Laura Esteves as Head of Operations; Joao Ferreira as Head of Design; Nick Olender as Head of Sales and Partnerships; and Francisco Baila as Product Designer. UTRUST has a team of software engineers like Miguel Palhas, Gabriel Poca, Ronaldo Sousa, Fernando Mendes, Bruno Azevedo, Pedro Costa, and Joao Justo.

UTRUST’s diverse advisory team includes Francisco Maia, Francisco Cruz, Joao Paulo, Sergio Viana, Marc Howland, David Dryan, Daniel Pierce and Sascha Benz.

 Learn more about UTRUST: https://utrust.io
Read the UTRUST Whitepaper: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/utrust/UTRUST-whitepaper-v1.0.1.pdf
Visit UTRUST on bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2078433.0
Learn more about UTRUST’s ICO: https://utrust.io/ico
Follow UTRUST on Twitter: https://twitter.com/UTRUST_Official
Join UTRUST on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/utrust.io/
Join the UTRUST Slack conversation: https://utrust-official.slack.com/
Join UTRUST on Telegram at: https://t.me/utrustofficial
Read UTRUST’s posts on Medium: https://medium.com/@UTRUST

Media Contact

Contact Name: Nuno Correia, UTRUST CEO
Contact Email: nuno@utrust.io
Contact Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

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UTRUST Attending Blockchain Conferences in Europe, Asia and North America Ahead of November 2nd ICO

Bitcoin Press Release: Two weeks ahead of its ICO on November 2nd 2017 (2pm UTC), cryptocurrency payments solution UTRUST has confirmed participation in key blockchain conferences across Europe, North America and Asia. These represent ongoing efforts to raise awareness and build new partnerships as part of UTRUST’s bid to be the world’s leading digital and blockchain payment platform.

October 19, 2017, Zug, Switzerland: After incorporation as a limited liability company in Switzerland and continued progress towards full regulatory compliance within the Swiss jurisdiction, UTRUST aims to further its goal through active participation in upcoming Internet and blockchain events over the coming weeks and months.

The team behind UTRUST will make their way across the globe, promoting awareness of its digital and crypto payments platform in at least nine conferences targeting professionals and corporations involved with digital currencies, blockchain innovations and Internet technology.

Beginning with the Long Finance – Digital Currencies Trade Fair in London, UK, on October 23, 2017, UTRUST will be represented at the following events:

– Long Finance – Digital Currencies Trade Fair October 23, London, UK
Blockchain Economic Forum 2017 – October 31 to November 1, New York, USA
–  Web Summit 2017 – November 6 to 9, Lisbon, Portugal
–  Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Conference– November 11, Tokyo, Japan
– Switzerland Wealth Innovation Tour – November 15, Zug, Switzerland
–  Blockchain Summit – November 22, Zug, Switzerland
– Blockchain Summit London Olympia – November 28, London, UK
– Blockshow Asia – November 29 and 30, Singapore
– Cryptocurrency World Expo – December 1 and 2, Warsaw, Poland

UTRUST hopes to raise its profile and build momentum leading up to its ICO launch on November 2nd, 2017 (2pm UTC),  while firming up business synergy with relevant partners throughout the duration of its project.

Users and supporters are welcome to meet and speak to the team members at any of these events, so if any are attending, do come up for introductions.

The UTRUST ICO will run for a maximum of seven days or until a hard cap of $49 million is reached from the sales of its tokens (priced at a base rate of $0.065 each), or until sold out, whichever occurs first. No further tokens will ever be issued and any unsold tokens will be burnt, permanently reducing the total supply, currently at 1 billion.

This ICO represents the final round of fundraising for the world’s first blockchain payments platform with consumer protections, that is also targeting some 2.5 billion unbanked worldwide.

About UTRUST

UTRUST has currently raised $3.5 Million through private early investors and the sold out pre-ICO, with the public ICO scheduled for November 2nd 2017.

UTRUST is the world’s first cryptocurrency payments platform to implement consumer protections on a mass scale. The company is building a global PayPal–like payments platform with extensive cryptocurrency support.

UTRUST’s end goal is to provide all the benefits of fast, secure, convenient, and inexpensive cryptocurrency transactions, in tandem with the world’s first cryptocurrency payment protections, which consumers need to fully embrace blockchain technology en masse.

With 2.5 billion unbanked people in Emerging Markets yet to benefit from financial inclusion, UTRUST is also planning to build the bridge to enable the unbanked worldwide to access the mainstream global financial system.

UTRUST ICO and Tokens

UTRUST’s public ICO will be held on November 2nd. The company will use the collected funds to establish key industry partnerships and to develop the world’s first PayPal-like cryptocurrency payments platform. The ERC20 compatible tokens are created over the Ethereum protocol, and can be used as a means of payment on UTRUST’s payment gateway along with other cryptocurrencies.

UTRUST’s token can be used for making zero fee payments to the thousands of merchants accepting any cryptocurrency via UTRUST, and be traded against other currencies on supported exchange platforms.

UTRUST will allocate a certain portion of the revenues to buyback and destroy the tokens in circulation. Being a deflationary currency by design, the demand for UTRUST tokens will increase with time, which combined with buyback should lead to appreciation in its market value.

To learn more about UTRUST’s ICO please go to: https://utrust.io/ico

The Team

UTRUST is backed by a highly experienced team from various sectors including corporate management, startups, payments, cryptocurrency development, law, finance, and computer science. Some of the prominent members of the team include:

Nuno Correia, CEO

Nuno Correia is an early cryptocurrency investor who has been involved in the cryptomarkets since the beginning of 2011. Having founded multiple B2C businesses in the past, Correia has a background in Law and Marketing, and his passion lies in transforming the future of digital payments.

Filipe Castro, CIO

Filipe Castro holds a business degree from MSENG and is passionate about disruptive technologies. He has experience developing electronic payment systems and other software solutions during the early days of his career. Castro is engaged in business development and strategic development of new ventures.

Artur Goulão, CTO

Artur Goulão comes with previous experience in the payments industry. He has previously donned the role of a CTO in one of leading digital payment platform and is currently serving as the Head of Development at a Swiss-based Cybersecurity company. With a background in computer science from IST and MIT, Goulão is well-acquainted with both classical and blockchain smart contract based approach.

Roberto Machado, CPO

Founder and Product Manager at several startups prior to UTRUST, he has been leading different teams to build highly-reliable software products, with a focus on the end user experience. Previously, he has worked together with major international companies such as AT&T, Betfair, Airtel, and Uphold, being responsible for the vision outline, goals and product strategy of solutions used by millions of users.

Other significant team members include Luis Ferreira as Head of Engineering; Laura Esteves as Head of Operations; Joao Ferreira as Head of Design; Nick Olender as Head of Sales and Partnerships; and Francisco Baila as Product Designer. UTRUST has a team of software engineers like Miguel Palhas, Gabriel Poca, Ronaldo Sousa, Fernando Mendes, Bruno Azevedo, Pedro Costa, and Joao Justo.

UTRUST’s diverse advisory team includes Francisco Maia, Francisco Cruz, Joao Paulo, Sergio Viana, Marc Howland, David Dryan, Daniel Pierce and Sascha Benz.

Learn more about UTRUST: https://utrust.io
Read the UTRUST Whitepaper: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/utrust/UTRUST-whitepaper-v1.0.1.pdf
Visit UTRUST on bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2078433.0
Learn more about UTRUST’s ICO: https://utrust.io/ico
Follow UTRUST on Twitter: https://twitter.com/UTRUST_Official
Join UTRUST on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/utrust.io/
Join the UTRUST Slack conversation: https://utrust-official.slack.com/
Join UTRUST on Telegram at: https://t.me/utrustofficial
Read UTRUST’s posts on Medium: https://medium.com/@UTRUST

Media Contact

Contact Name: Nuno Correia, UTRUST CEO
Contact Email: nuno@utrust.io
Contact Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

Watch UTRUST‘s new video here:

UTRUST is the source of this content. Virtual currency is not legal tender, is not backed by the government, and accounts and value balances are not subject to consumer protections. This press release is for informational purposes only. The information does not constitute investment advice or an offer to invest.

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UTRUST Blockchain Payments Platform Announces ICO for November 2

Bitcoin Press Release: Cryptocurrency payments platform UTRUST has announced the launch of its ICO on November 2 2017 (2pm UTC), after making firm progress in gaining regulatory compliance in Switzerland, one of Western Europe’s fastest growing blockchain hubs.

October 9, 2017, Zug, Switzerland: Building on progress in solidifying its business structure, UTRUST is pleased to confirm that its public ICO will now commence on November 2, 2017 (2pm UTC). UTRUST tokens will be up for sale at a base rate of $0.065 each. The ICO will run for a maximum of seven days or until a hard cap of $49 million is reached, or until sold out, whichever occurs first. No further tokens will ever be issued and any unsold tokens will be burnt, permanently reducing the total supply, currently at 1 billion. This ICO represents the final round of fundraising for a blockchain payments system targeting some 2.5 billion unbanked.

UTRUST is being incorporated as a Swiss GmbH (essentially a limited liability company) and remains fully committed to achieving adherence to all relevant rules and regulations by financial entities within operational jurisdiction in Switzerland. This is in line with UTRUST’s mission to operate as a legally compliant and future-proof platform, in recognition of the impending need for implementation of KYC/AML procedures which will be the standard for regulated cryptocurrency exchanges.

About UTRUST

UTRUST has currently raised $3.5 Million through private early investors and the sold out pre-ICO, with the public ICO scheduled for November 2nd 2017.

UTRUST is the world’s first cryptocurrency payments platform to implement consumer protections on a mass scale. The company is building a global PayPal–like payments platform with extensive cryptocurrency support.

UTRUST’s end goal is to provide all the benefits of fast, secure, convenient, and inexpensive cryptocurrency transactions, in tandem with the world’s first cryptocurrency payment protections, which consumers need to fully embrace blockchain technology en masse.

With 2.5 billion unbanked people in Emerging Markets yet to benefit from financial inclusion, UTRUST is also planning to build the bridge to enable the unbanked worldwide to access the mainstream global financial system.

UTRUST ICO and Tokens

UTRUST’s public ICO will be held on November 2nd. The company will use the collected funds to establish key industry partnerships and to develop the world’s first PayPal-like cryptocurrency payments platform. The ERC20 compatible tokens are created over the Ethereum protocol, and can be used as a means of payment on UTRUST’s payment gateway along with other cryptocurrencies.

UTRUST’s token can be used for making zero fee payments to the thousands of merchants accepting any cryptocurrency via UTRUST, and be traded against other currencies on supported exchange platforms.

UTRUST will allocate a certain portion of the revenues to buyback and destroy the tokens in circulation. Being a deflationary currency by design, the demand for UTRUST tokens will increase with time, which combined with buyback should lead to appreciation in its market value.

To learn more about UTRUST’s ICO please go to: https://utrust.io/ico

The Team

UTRUST is backed by a highly experienced team from various sectors including corporate management, startups, payments, cryptocurrency development, law, finance, and computer science. Some of the prominent members of the team include:

Nuno Correia, CEO

Nuno Correia is an early cryptocurrency investor who has been involved in the cryptomarkets since the beginning of 2011. Having founded multiple B2C businesses in the past, Correia has a background in Law and Marketing, and his passion lies in transforming the future of digital payments.

Filipe Castro, CIO

Filipe Castro holds a business degree from MSENG and is passionate about disruptive technologies. He has experience developing electronic payment systems and other software solutions during the early days of his career. Castro is engaged in business development and strategic development of new ventures.

Artur Goulão, CTO

Artur Goulão comes with previous experience in the payments industry. He has previously donned the role of a CTO in one of leading digital payment platform and is currently serving as the Head of Development at a Swiss-based Cybersecurity company. With a background in computer science from IST and MIT, Goulão is well-acquainted with both classical and blockchain smart contract based approach.

Roberto Machado, CPO

Founder and Product Manager at several startups prior to UTRUST, he has been leading different teams to build highly-reliable software products, with a focus on the end user experience. Previously, he has worked together with major international companies such as AT&T, Betfair, Airtel, and Uphold, being responsible for the vision outline, goals and product strategy of solutions used by millions of users.

Other significant team members include Luis Ferreira as Head of Engineering; Laura Esteves as Head of Operations; Joao Ferreira as Head of Design; Nick Olender as Head of Sales and Partnerships; and Francisco Baila as Product Designer. UTRUST has a team of software engineers like Miguel Palhas, Gabriel Poca, Ronaldo Sousa, Fernando Mendes, Bruno Azevedo, Pedro Costa, and Joao Justo.

UTRUST’s diverse advisory team includes Francisco Maia, Francisco Cruz, Joao Paulo, Sergio Viana, Marc Howland, David Dryan, Daniel Pierce and Sascha Benz.

Learn more about UTRUST: https://utrust.io
Read the UTRUST Whitepaper: https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/utrust/UTRUST-whitepaper-v1.0.1.pdf
Visit UTRUST on bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2078433.0
Learn more about UTRUST’s ICO: https://utrust.io/ico
Follow UTRUST on Twitter: https://twitter.com/UTRUST_Official
Join UTRUST on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/utrust.io/
Join the UTRUST Slack conversation: https://utrust-official.slack.com/
Join UTRUST on Telegram at: https://t.me/utrustofficial
Read UTRUST’s posts on Medium: https://medium.com/@UTRUST

Media Contact
Contact Name: Nuno Correia, UTRUST CEO
Contact Email: nuno@utrust.io
Contact Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

Watch UTRUST‘s new video here:

UTRUST is the source of this content. Virtual currency is not legal tender, is not backed by the government, and accounts and value balances are not subject to consumer protections. This press release is for informational purposes only. The information does not constitute investment advice or an offer to invest.

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UTRUST and Soma Announce Powerful Partnership to Upgrade Classifieds Business Model

Bitcoin Press Release: UTRUST is pleased to announce a partnership to onboard Soma as the first merchant to utilize UTRUST’s upcoming blockchain payments platform.

October 4th 2017 Helsinki, FISoma, the blockchain startup that facilitates trade in classifieds, and UTRUST, a payment processor solution that enables merchants to accept multiple cryptocurrencies from buyers as payment methods while receiving in fiat money, announced a partnership to upgrade the classifieds business model.

“Soma is proud to announce a partnership with UTRUST,” stated co-founder Joseph al Sharif, “UTRUST is a revolutionary payment platform that empowers buyers to pay with cryptocurrencies while providing a groundbreaking purchase protection mechanism. Soma and UTRUST will both benefit by this fruitful partnership and we are excited to begin this collaboration as a long-term union between two innovative concepts.”

This partnership will create an entirely new breed of C2C business models. In harmony with the decentralized model, consumers will trade their goods on Soma, not through middlemen, brokers and corporations, but through mass engagement and ingenious code.

Soma and UTRUST will abolish unfair and incorrect trading fees, thus providing a just proportion of profits among its community. This partnership will usher the era of decentralized social wealth and creating a digital marketplace that will rival with the likes of eBay and Amazon.

About SOMA:

Soma is an Ethereum blockchain-based social marketplace that leverages social capital through its rewarding system and utilizes blockchain technology to create a decentralized ecosystem that incentivizes its community members to perform value-adding services for the benefit of the community as a whole.

About UTRUST:

UTRUST is the world’s first cryptocurrency payments platform to implement consumer protections on a mass scale. The company is building a global PayPal–like payments platform with extensive cryptocurrency support.

UTRUST’s end goal is to provide all the benefits of fast, secure, convenient, and inexpensive cryptocurrency transactions, in tandem with the world’s first cryptocurrency payment protections, which consumers need to fully embrace blockchain technology en masse.

Visit the UTRUST website: https://UTRUST.io/
Follow UTRUST on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UTRUST.io/
Follow UTRUST on Twitter: http://twitter.com/UTRUST_Official

Visit the Soma website: https://soma.co
Follow Soma on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/socialmarketapp/
Follow Soma on Twitter: http://twitter.com/SomaToken

SOMA Media Contact:
Name: Emie-Claude Lamoureux
Email: ec.lamoureux@mlgblockchain.com
Location: Helsinki, Finland

UTRUST Media Contact:
Name: Nuno Correia, UTRUST CEO
Email: nuno@utrust.io
Phone: +41 22 518 70 77
Location: Zug, Switzerland

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