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Kik to Create Zero-Fee Crypto by Forking Stellar

The popular Kik messaging app has announced it will fork the Stellar blockchain to create its own zero-fee cryptocurrency. Kik provides free instant messaging by using WiFi, which is very useful for people without phone plans and has hundreds of millions of registered users. Kik initially launched its native cryptocurrency, Kin, in a successful initial coin […]

Kik Raises Almost $100m During Kin Token Distribution Event

When Kik Interactive announced its cryptocurrency ICO, a lot of people were taken by surprise. Having an established company embrace this new way of raising money is pretty significant as a whole. As one has come to expect, this ICO was highly successful overall, as the company raised nearly US$100 million. There was massive global interest in this ICO; that […]