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Jon ‘Neverdie’ Jacobs raises Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars

Original story at VentureBeat• 7 mentions • 2 months ago

VentureBeat 2 months ago

 
Jon “Neverdie” Jacobs has done some crazy things, like running for “President of Virtual Reality” and buying a virtual asteroid for $100,000 in real money in the online game Entropia Universe. Now his Neverdie company is trying to raise a ton of money via the Ethereum cryptocurrency through an initial coin offering (ICO) so that he can build cross-platform online game avatars. It may seem far out, but he has already raised more than $2.1 million from backers. Like Bitcoin, Ethereum is a cryptocurrency that creates an immutable and transparent ledger which is distributed across a lot of computers in ...
 
 
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22 Jul
Amy Houck @AmyHouckCEO
Pooling #Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars.… https://t.co/Zql99G9SsU #Ethereum… https://t.co/hjEszu88qX
16 Jul
Rob Steele @RobSteele
RT @VentureBeat: Jon 'Neverdie' Jacobs raises Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars https://t.co/EytYtmJ3yX
16 Jul
Dean Takahashi @deantak
Jon ‘Neverdie’ Jacobs raises Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars https://t.co/3ViI4o5f9o via @VentureBeat
16 Jul
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16 Jul
Brian Hurley @brianhurley
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16 Jul
VentureBeat @VentureBeat
Jon 'Neverdie' Jacobs raises Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars https://t.co/EytYtmJ3yX by @deantak
16 Jul
GamesBeat @GamesBeat
Jon 'Neverdie' Jacobs raises Ethereum cryptocurrency to enable cross-platform online game avatars https://t.co/u0wDaEODa5 by @deantak