First Atomic swap wallet released

Altcoin.io Exchange announced the release of alpha version of its atomic swap wallet with a working GUI available for a testing of public
19 November 2017   1525

Cryptocurrency exchange Altcoin.io which is based in San Diego, USA, made an announcement on November 17 introducing the alpha version of the first atomic swap wallet in the world which is aimed at the development of the function of atomic swaps as this technology might have the potential to substitute most centralized exchanges. 

Change.org to Mine for Charity

According to the calculations, if 10k computers will run the minning screensaver for 12 hours a day, the charity fund will receive $10k monthly
18 July 2018   99

Social platform for petitions Change.org announced the launch of a screensaver that mines Monero on users' computers. All tokens will be transferred to the charity fund of Change.org. This is reported by Coindesk.

This initiative was launched in partnership with the marketing agency Tracelocke Brazil.

Representatives of Change.org report that the screensaver will consume resources only when users do not use the computer. According to their calculations, if 10 thousand computers will run the screensaver for 12 hours a day, the charity fund will be transferred $ 10 thousand monthly.

At the moment the program is available only for Windows users and the platform did not report on the release plans for the version for macOS.

Note that at the end of April, a similar action was launched by the Australian unit of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund; (UNICEF). The website "Page of Hope" mines Monero cryptocurrency.