Non-Fungible Tokens and Lepricon

What is an NFT? Simple. It is the opposite of a cryptographic currency or token. Suppose one bitcoin is interchangeable with any of the other 20,999,999 bitcoins. In that case, one NFT is unique, and no other digital asset exists that somebody can exchange for it for the same benefit. In an analogy with the physical world, there are a

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Two Sides of a Coin

In my previous articles, Welcome to Lepricon, Where Blockchain and Gaming Collide, and Wherefore Art DAO, Lepricon?, I made the point that Lepricon is not about blockchain; it’s about entertainment. In this article, I want to explore what that means in practice. I also want to discuss how this fits into a larger picture, one where the solutions to real-world needs and desires

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Wherefore Art DAO, Lepricon?

One of the most significant developments in blockchain technology and smart contracts has been the origination of a game-changing concept in corporate structure; the DAO. In this context, I am not referring to The Genesis DAO, also known as The DAO, although I will turn to this subject later. The lessons the market learned from the collapse of The DAO

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Where Gaming and Blockchain Collide

In my first article, I gave a brief introduction to the Lepricon project. In this article, I would like to talk about how my background in video games led to the idea for Lepricon and why I believe so passionately that gaming and gamification are essential to the general acceptance of digital currencies and blockchain in the future. Thus, the story

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Welcome to Lepricon

My name is Josh Galloway, and I am delighted to introduce a new project at the intersection of blockchain and gaming.  Lepricon is a community-owned and governed prediction games platform that is set to go live in early 2021.  The team behind Lepricon believes passionately that gamification and gaming promise to be important drivers for wider retail acceptance of digital

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