Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican crypto-currency exchange Bitso and crowdfunding site Donadora joined forces to introduce a crypto-based donation program. The network would support the neediest families impacted by the COVID-19 crisis to collect funds to buy food. Each pantry delivered will be worth 150 Mexican pesos, according to a report published by El Heraldo de México on May […]

Folding@Home Surpass 400K users amid crypto contribution

[email protected] Users Reach 400K Mark Amid Crypto Contribution

In a recent Reddit ask-me-anything (AMA) activity the director from [email protected], Gregory Bowman, revealed that the [email protected] project currently has 400K computer users actively contributing their part to the research. Gregory Bowman says “We had about 30K users before the pandemic started,” adding: “In the past two weeks, 400K volunteers have joined [email protected][email protected] donors […]

ETH-based developer crowdfunding platform joins fight against coronavirus

ETH-based Developer Crowdfunding Platform Joins Fight Against Coronavirus

The proliferation of cryptocurrency companies seeking to donate or raise funds for coronavirus relief efforts continues. The ethereum-based crowdfunding platform, Gitcoin, is advancing this trend by pledging at least $50,000 in development grants toward coronavirus-related initiatives. On March 14, Gitcoin tweeted that its fifth round of grants already has $50,000 committed toward “public health” initiatives. […]