A few days ago Verge (XVG) suffered from a timestamp attack wich allowed the exploiters performing the attack to mine Verge effortlessly with a super low difficulty. (more info, scroll all the way down) The issues have been resolved already though on may 25th, and everything is running smooth again.
Recently community member Gridcore released his Verge GUI miner, a super easy to use program that allows you to mine Verge (XVG) on your Windows desktop. The project is opensource and is currently in beta and only available for windows currently.
Latest news posted by the Verge Currency twitter account that you might have missed, summed up in this post!
Let's dive straight in.
Verge recently held a contest for the soon to be released new Verge wallet, community members where able to submit their artwork for it to be displayed on the loading screen of the new wallet. Winners have been announced on the official twitter handle of Verge (@vergecurrency). You can also view the winners in the attachments below, they are truly amazing!
Moving on, Verge is now also accepted by 3 new vendors. The first one is Dioxyme one of the biggest supplement companies in the industry. You can use code...
Block 2.124.000 has officially passed and the block rewards have been halved!
What does this mean?
It means that whenever miners mine a block they will receive less Verge as a reward for mining it.
But doesn't that mean less people will mine Verge?
Yes and no. Initially some miners will stop mining Verge, but that decreases difficulty, wich in return brings back other miners that find it profitable to mine Verge. Longer term the price of Verge will increase because less XVG are minted.
It's hard to keep up but Verge has been added to two more exhanges and a big vendor!
Verge was recently added to Gate.io and Bitbns
Both of these exhanges are medium sized currently. You can already see that Verge is very popular on Gate.io when you look at the trading volume of the exchanges here. Bitbns is the leading exchange in India and is growing rapidly. They have just listed Verge so trading volume is at the time of writing not shown yet.
Another great intergration is that with bunker501. They...
Happy Star Wars day! While we don’t want to take the spotlight away from Luke and Leia, this couldn’t wait.
The move comes only a few weeks after Pornhub—, which is a part of the TrafficJunky network of sites–announced they would be allowing users to pay for features using Verge coin.
As verified advertisers, you’ll be able to fund your TJ account using Verge and tap into over four billion daily impressions to use towards your campaigns.
“Pornhub announced they’d be accepting Verge a little over two weeks ago and it was only a matter of time before we followed suit,” explains Rabih Boulmona, our Product and Operations Manager.