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November 2018 Accounts

The value of our Ethereum holdings has taken a really big hit this month. Currently at time of writing ETH is at $103 USD. Which means the projects holdings are reduced to $34,921 USD ref. This means we will be taking action to reduce costs to a bare minimum over the next couple of months.…
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December 6, 2018 0

Meet Block our new support chatbot

A website update is being pushed live today for our new AI chatbot. His name is Block and he needs some help to learn about the project and how he can help users. Over time the questions that come in will be linked to existing and new support articles which will form the backend interface…
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November 27, 2018 0

Updates to Publisher Mining Algorithm

Previous to today’s update the publisher rewards algorithm to distribute tokens was mainly based around unique visitors who opt-in or are already opted-in. The disadvantage of this was that time on site was not taken in to account and quality websites that retained visitors were treated equally to sites where users either bounced quickly or…
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November 20, 2018 0

Changes to the referral and support programs

Referral System Since exchange listing we have been targeted by a lot of referral and mining fraud. The vast majority of the referral fraud is coming from a few countries and we feel that we can not justify the referral rewards in these regions. We believe this has more to do with the IP restrictions…
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November 17, 2018 0

The Brand Money Can’t Buy

Today a new online store is launched thebrandmoneycantbuy.com This new store includes merchandise which is only available to purchase with JSE tokens. T-shirts Hoodies Phone cases Want more merchandise? Let us know what you would like to see. The best news is that the store will be available globally with delivery available across the world.…
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November 13, 2018 0

October 2018 Accounts

October was the final month of the ICO and we closed at 551 ETH received at a valuation at close ($193.96) of $106,871.96 The remainder of these funds is being held in the multi-signature wallet here: https://etherscan.io/address/0xc880f4143950bfb27ed021793991f35466b99201 Currently holding 389.1 ETH valued at $82,343 (difference is due to ETH costs, exchange listing fees). We will…
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November 10, 2018 0

Web Summit 2018

We have just arrived back from Web Summit and are going to detail some of the things we learnt and talked about while at the event. The conference itself is huge, I’ve been to a lot of conferences and this is five times bigger than anything I’d ever seen before. More than 70,000 attendees were…
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November 9, 2018 0

Merchant Tools Currency Conversions

We have pushed out an update this morning for the merchant tools. It is now possible to set a price in one of 20 fiat currencies or Bticoin/Ethereum and have the conversion rate to JSE calculated at checkout. The following currencies are currently supported:- BTC – Bitcoin ETH – Ethereum USD – US Dolar EUR…
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October 31, 2018 0

September 2018 Accounts

Accounts for September. We had 128 ETH contributed to the ICO in September. The ICO closed at 551 ETH 44,790,780 JSE, the final figures will be displayed in Octobers accounts. Marketing spend and travel expenses were up because of the shows in London this month. This included some products like the backboard and promotional desk…
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October 24, 2018 0

Meeting Minutes 23rd Oct 2018

Below is a summary of the meeting that took place on the 23rd of October 2018. Ad-exchange Catalogue, site crawler – demo Tiered category system Partners Web Summit App > meetings Adx flyer Updates and printing of whitepaper/onepager iOS app PR / Announcements Malware Bytes / Yandex.ru Exchanges Volatile price movements Video demos Additional exchanges?…
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October 23, 2018 0

JSE Trading Starts Today

Today is the big day with trading of the JSE token going live across two exchanges. Below are time estimates for when it will go live. There will be live updates on Telegram and Twitter as well. LATOKEN: 10:00 UTC – 18-Oct-2018 “Around 1 Pm GMT+3 is our estimate” https://latoken.com IDEX: 15:00 – 18:00 UTC…
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October 18, 2018 0

Bounty Program – Final Week

The ICO is over but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to earn JSE rewards as we head towards live trading this Thursday. Gaining exposure for the project is as important now as ever and we will be continuing promotions to build awareness around the project. Having said that the bounty program has run it’s…
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October 15, 2018 0

IDEX Decentralized Exchange

Announcement: We have received confirmation that JSEcoin will be listed on IDEX on the 18th October 2018. IDEX was launched in October 2016 and is part of a new generation of decentralized asset exchanges. Their platform is built to scale and is already handling 7 figures a day in transactions. Listing on a second exchange…
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October 10, 2018 0

JSEcoin Exhibiting At Web Summit Lisbon

According to Forbes Web Summit is the biggest technology conference of the year with 80,000+ attendees, 2,500+ journalists and 3 days of packed events. It’s a great opportunity to meet some of our publishers, introduce ourselves to advertisers and gain exposure for the project. If you are planning on attending please let us know so…
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October 10, 2018 0

Ad-Exchange Development

Post exchange listing we will be focusing a lot of attention on the development of the JSE ad-exchange. Here’s some more detailed plans on the system. If you have any feedback, comments, criticisms or suggestions please let us know here: https://jsecoin.com/topic/feedback-on-the-ad-exchange-plans/   Concept To create an ad-exchange where media buyers can purchase advertising placements on…
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October 8, 2018 0

Crypto Glossary

Crypto enthusiasts and the blockchain sector has developed a language all of its own. Here are some of the common abbreviations/terms and their meaning. HODL Hold on for dear life. Famously someone on Bitcointalk got drunk and meant to write hold. To hodl is to hold your cryptocurrency and not sell it during a dip.…
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October 7, 2018 0

The JSEcoin Ecosystem

Currently the missing feature for many cryptocurrencies is their lack of demand beyond ICO and investor speculation. For many people cryptocurrencies are viewed more like stocks and shares, something that is bought and sold in order to try and make a profit. Generally this money is taken from the system as fiat currency due to…
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October 3, 2018 0

Meeting Minutes 2nd October 2018

We held a split meeting today to focus on the end of the ICO and exchange listing which is now less than two weeks away. Here are the minutes from the meetings. 11 AM CoinMarketCap Listing 2nd Exchange, Asia/Free? Shortlist: TradeSatoshi, IDEX, Cryptology, Coinhub, ? Final week before close PR Display Marketing Retargeting Newsletter Preparations…
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October 2, 2018 0

Blockchain Live Summary

Our first exhibition at the blockchain live event went really well. We were confident it was going to be a popular event but were still surprised by the huge turn out. By 9:30am the fintech presentation area opposite and in direct view of our booth was full. Luckily we got setup the day before and…
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September 27, 2018 0

JSEcoin Exhibiting At Blockchain Live

The blockchain live event will take place at London’s Olympia on the 26th September 2018 JSEcoin will be exhibiting at stand D34/35 in the start up village. We looked at a number of options for exhibition packages and conferences and Blockchain Live offered the best value for money and exposure for the project. With 3000+…
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September 18, 2018 0

Exchange Listing Announcement

We have reached terms with Latoken to be listed on their exchange following the close of the ICO. This will be our first and primary exchange listing where tokens can be traded for Bitcoin or Ethereum at open market valuations. As part of this agreement we have also been listed on their token sale page.…
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September 12, 2018 0

Meeting Minutes 10th Sept 2018

We are going to trial publishing meeting notes on the JSEcoin blog to aid with transparency and keep users up to date with what is going on internally. Let us know if this is of interest and what you’d like to see more of from the team. Asian markets S.Korea largest contributor to ICO’s last…
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September 10, 2018 0

August 2018 Accounts

It’s  been a tough month in the cryptocurrency markets and we’ve seen our holdings in ETH drop as the price reaches a low below $200 today. We have cut back on Marketing and PR expenses as investor sentiment is making it hard to find traffic that converts providing good ROI on ad spend. Contributions for…
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September 9, 2018 0

Platform & Network Update v1.8.2

We have completed the platform and network update to version 1.8.2 There have been some significant changes in preparation for the exchange listing next month with added security and fraud prevention features. Some of the features are detrimental to user experience but we feel that the overall project is stronger with them. Pending Rewards Mining…
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September 8, 2018 0

PHP API Wrapper

We have written a PHP wrapper for the API which is downloadable from: https://jsecoin.com/downloads/JSEcoinPHPWrapper.zip Here’s a demo video of a simple web app we built using it: The API makes it as simple as possible to integrate JSEcoin functions into your web sites code. Here are some examples. Example 1 – Load the api with…
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August 27, 2018 0

The JSE Ad Exchange

An ad exchange is a marketplace where buyers and sellers trade digital advertising space. In 2018 more than $200 billion USD will be traded via ad exchanges around the world. Many of these exchanges are interlinked and reselling each others inventory. Google is the largest player in the field with a huge network of publisher…
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August 18, 2018 0

Global Publisher Mining Analysis

August marks the six month point since we started running monthly analysis of the publisher mining sector. We did this by taking the majestic_million.csv file which is a publicly available list of the one million highest rated websites by SEO factors and crawling them to detect cryptocurrency miners. The miner list was taken from here…
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August 16, 2018 0

July 2018 Accounts

It’s the start of a new financial year for the company. We have a lot going on with advertising and press releases because of the ICO. Ethereum has crashed down to $260 USD / ETH which is a shame but we expect this to only be a temporary issue. The platform reached 100,000 registered users…
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August 15, 2018 0

ICO Advisor Kyle Headley

We have the pleasure of introducing our recently appointed advisor Mr Kyle Headley. Kyle brings a wealth of experience in the blockchain industry. He has worked with previous projects such as: EIPlatform REALinvest Bind Network SVPER Linkedin profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-headley-75b98777/ Based out of Edinburgh UK, Kyle has previous experience in customer service leadership, continuous improvement, technology…
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August 12, 2018 0

ICO Targets, Bonuses & Budgets

A few people have been confused about the pricing and slider on the ICO page and we wanted to clarify the bonus tiers, the targets and the difference between the two. The token pricing is set to 75,000 JSE / 1 ETH for the duration of the ICO. This is hard coded in the smart…
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July 25, 2018 0

CoinMercenary Security Audit

In June we contacted a number of security auditors to get quotes for a full audit on our ERC20/223 smart contract. After speaking with Jonathan from CoinMercenary we decided that they were the company we wanted to work with and gave the go ahead. I was particularly impressed by Jonathan’s professional manner, the way in…
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July 17, 2018 0

June 2018 Accounts

A little bit late on the accounts this month because of the ICO launch. Server costs have gone up a little bit because we are now using a separate webserver for the platform (enhanced security, not on same server as wordpress) and also tested data sharding which will enable faster scaling. We also did a…
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July 12, 2018 0

JSEcoin ICO Now Live

After a year of development work at 12:00 UTC we launched the JSEcoin ICO. We had a number of questions from potential investors about how to participate so we created this quick and simple demo video: Thank you to the ICO review sites that have analysed the JSEcoin project. I am pleased to report we…
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July 11, 2018 0

Bounty Campaign Payouts 2nd July 2018

We have processed all bounty payments up to around 12:00 UTC today. Airdrops have also been verified but the airdrop payment wont go out until the 4th July. We had 8500 submissions in total and we had to filter a lot of it because there was some spam and bot submissions. The first thing we…
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July 2, 2018 0

SHA256 Generator

This is a tool for creating a SHA256 hash of any data you want. Enter your data in the box below and click generate hash. SHA256 is a cryptography method which creates a fixed length hash from a data source of any size. It is only one way so you can never go backwards and…
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June 27, 2018 0

May 2018 Accounts

We are now one month away from the ICO and we have detailed our budget to the end of July along with the monthly accounts. The spend allocation is really only a rough guide at this point as this will likely change between now and the ICO. Cash flow forecast for start of ICO Accounts…
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June 13, 2018 0

What is whitelisting and who needs to do it?

With the recent announcement of the start date for our upcoming ICO (July 11th 2018), anyone interested in participating should complete the whitelisting form by visiting https://jsecoin.com/whitelisting The whitelisiting is only necessary for anyone planning on participating in the ICO. If you are not planning on purchasing JSE tokens during this time then you don’t…
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June 9, 2018 0

Newsletter Update

Just in case anyone didn’t get the newsletter: We have announced the date for the JSEcoin ICO which will start on 11th July 2018. Full announcement here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1SC-rUJW1g We will be making tokens available for purchase via an Ethereum ERC20 smart contract. As soon as the cap is reached or a 3 month maximum time…
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June 4, 2018 0

Bounty Campaign Draft Proposal

Please note this is a draft proposal and all figures and programs are subject to change. UPDATE: 22nd August 2018 Terms and rates have been updated to: Twitter Posts/Retweets 100+ real followers – 10 JSE / Post 500+ real followers – 20 JSE / Post 1000+ real followers – 30 JSE / Post Maximum of…
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May 30, 2018 0

JSEcoin Pitch Deck

Here is a preview of our pitch deck for the token crowdsale (ICO). This is designed primarily with potential investors in mind. https://jsecoin.com/pitchdeck.pdf The slides are more focused on the business opportunity and markets rather than the underlying technology. This is something we need to adapt to as we prep for the ICO. It is…
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May 29, 2018 0

JSEcoin Open Sourced Codebase on Github

Today was a really important day in the project because we have open-sourced the code base at https://github.com/jsecoin Open sourcing means we share our code with the world for peer review and reuse. But why would we want to do this? Open-source code is safer because security vulnerabilities are discovered faster. This is particularly important…
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May 25, 2018 0

GDPR

General Data Protection Regulation General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is effective from the 25th May 2018. Introduced by the EU but applicable globally it affects what, how, why, where, and when personal data is used and processed. JSECOIN Ltd is committed to protecting users right to data privacy and protection. We do not collect and…
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May 24, 2018 0

JSEcoin to monetize visitors with ad-blockers

Update 16th May 2018 We’ve had a number of publishers express interest in running this solution but found the IAB script difficult to configure. I’ve put together a really simple script that makes this as easy as possible for publishers to use. There’s a new demo here: https://jsecoin.com/misc/adblocker/demo.html Note that if you don’t have an…
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May 15, 2018 0

Implications Of Mainstream Adoption

This article is going to explore the implications of a possible mainstream adoption of cryptocurrency. I am not going to focus on any specific project but a general movement from fiat currencies (USD/GBP/EUR etc.) to the usage of cryptocurrency. Political and Economical Changes Governments have been wary of cryptocurrency for the most part and perhaps…
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May 10, 2018 0

April 2018 Accounts

Here are the accounts for April, crypto markets bounced back a bit which offset our costs. Server costs are reduced further to just $647 USD, these are likely to grow during the ICO due to increased volume and data transfer costs but we have optimized it as far as we can. Accountancy fees are $175/month…
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May 5, 2018 0

Takeaways from the Blockchain Expo

First day back in the office after the Blockchain Expo and this is what we learnt. Some of this information is coming from 3rd parties and hasn’t been fact checked so take with a pinch of salt. 70%+ of blockchain startup funding this year has been via venture capital and the rest from ICO. (This…
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April 20, 2018 0

Blockchain Expo Olympia London

Some of our team will be at the Olympia in London on Wednesday and Thursday (April 18th – 19th) for the Blockchain Expo 2018 which is part of the IoT Tech Expo. Website with full details is at: https://www.blockchain-expo.com/ If anyone is going to be attending this event feel free to contact us to set…
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April 16, 2018 0

March 2018 Accounts

March accounts are live. It’s been a tough month as our holdings in ETH/BTC took a big hit from the market downturn. Although the price of Bitcoin is still above what it was this time last year, market sentiment is nothing like what it was in December and the value to USD has dropped significantly…
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April 7, 2018 0

JSE Token Changes And Network Maintenance

Following our proposal last month (https://jsecoin.com/token-economics-proposal/) we have now tested and are ready to roll out the updates to the token economics. We plan on carrying out these updates on Friday 6th April. During this time the network will be offline for approximately 1 hour. Everyone holding JSE on the platform or in coincodes will…
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April 4, 2018 0

Merchant Tools Released

Today we release our Merchant Tools system allowing webmasters to accept cryptocurrency payments via their websites. The tools are available to all users globally via the platform (login or register at https://platform.jsecoin.com) We have also developed a 3rd party Payment Gateway for the popular shopping cart system for WordPress Woocommerce. This is currently being reviewed…
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March 27, 2018 0

Token Economics Proposal

The following is a proposal for the JSEcoin token economics which are being finalised for the ERC20 smart contract. Below I have outlined the key points:- Inflate the currency 200x. This means anyone currently holding JSE tokens will have their balance increased two hundred fold. However the price at ICO will be 200x times less…
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March 16, 2018 0

Kaspersky Whitelisting

After months of talks we have finally reached a whitelisted status with Kaspersky. This has been a long time coming and we have had to meet a lot of requirements and make compromises along the way to achieve this milestone. Kaspersky were one of our strongest critics and considered our project no different from the…
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March 7, 2018 0

February 2018 Accounts

The February accounts have been completed. Details below. We have also started accruing for end of year accountancy fees. This was something that we haven’t been invoiced for yet but do need to budget for. The figure $1,134 covers the accounts auditing for the last seven months, from next month we will be including this…
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March 6, 2018 0

Scheduled Maintenance Tomorrow

It’s been a really busy start to the year with the focus being on some major back end development work, as well as rolling out the new website design and brand identity. We’ve moved away from the old basic WordPress template that was originally used and now have a bespoke design created using Vue.js. We’re…
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March 1, 2018 0

Moving to an opt-in system

There are big changes coming at JSEcoin. We will be moving the current publisher mining system across to a opt-in only platform in the next few weeks. This will be for a trial test period to ensure we can gain enough computational power as a % to opt-out users to make the project a success.…
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February 14, 2018 0

January 2018 Accounts

Cryptocurrency markets have been hit quite hard over the last month or so which has affected our holdings in BTC/ETH. The accounts are compiled to USD so movement in the cryptocurrency markets will affect our balance sheet and monthly P&L. Another thing to note is that our financial year is not January to December so…
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February 8, 2018 0

New JSEcoin Website

Our new homepage and website is live at https://jsecoin.com If you have any feedback please contact us at: https://jsecoin.com/support/contact


January 30, 2018 0

December 2017 Accounts

A couple of things to note with this months accounts. The total income from the previous pre-ICO funding round was slightly higher than we estimated in last months accounts. This was due to the increase in Bitcoin/Ethereum prices before the year end. The prices have dropped back slightly again now and this will be reflected…
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January 11, 2018 0

JSEcoin Bitdefender White-Listing and New API Functions

A big thank you to Bitdefender for actually having good technical engineers that took the time to review our platform properly and give us a whitelisting. We received the following email today:- Hi James, Thank you for your patience and I deeply apologize for the delayed response. The analysis has been completed and the URLs provided…
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January 4, 2018 0

New Year

Thanks to everyone that has made 2017 an amazing and exciting year for JSEcoin. The project has grown to now having 48,000 users and our code is installed on over 10,000 publisher websites bringing in more than ten to fifteen million mining impressions each day. The continued growth in the user base is particularly encouraging…
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January 1, 2018 0

New Hashing System Going Live Tomorrow

We will be carrying out maintenance tomorrow on the servers starting at 10am GMT 20th December 2017. The update will include the new “hash a hash” system which should reduce data transfer and improve mining capabilities. Previously each block was sent out to publishers as raw JSON data, they would insert their nonce (a random…
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December 19, 2017 0

Proof of Life Algorithm

All people should be treated equally and a perfect cryptocurrency would distribute coins fairly across the widest possible population. Using our experience in the ad-tech industry we could utilize cutting edge bot detection technology to determine whether a website visitor or mobile app user was a real person or computer simulated bot. When a visitor…
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December 9, 2017 0

November 2017 Accounts

Most people viewing this post will want to find out how the funding round went. This finished on December 4th so some of the data isn’t in the November accounts. Therefore before we get in to the main accounts for November we have produced an estimated position for the end of the year which includes…
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December 6, 2017 0

Splitting website earnings between two users

We had a request on the forum from David for a system to split publisher earnings between two accounts. Here is one way to do it using Javascript. You need to set some of the variables to make it work with your account. The userID for your account is available when you first log in…
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November 29, 2017 0

JSEcoin Press Information

We have created a page for press releases and image packs which can be used by journalists and affiliates. Press We have had some great articles written about the JSEcoin project and we hope to encourage more. If you are a journalist writing about web-based cryptocurrency, please do not hesitate to contact us. https://www.thriftyselfemployed.com/jsecoin-the-future-of-website-advertising-the-coin-you-can-mine-with-your-browser/ https://steemit.com/news/@dragosroua/jsecoin-mining-crypto-currencies-in-or-with-your-browser…
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November 24, 2017 0

Closing Pre-ICO Funding Round

This is notification that we will be closing the current Pre-ICO funding round in 14 days time at midnight GMT on the 4th of December.* Investors have until this date to partake in our crowdsale and purchase JSEcoin tokens. Place an order with ETH/BTC/Paypal on the funds page of the platform at https://platform.jsecoin.com Thank you…
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November 20, 2017 0

Opt-In Mining System

We had a request for an opt-in only system for website visitors so here’s some code to use if you want to create an opt-in mining platform. This means mining wont start until users click a button. <script> function jseStartMining() {   var jseUserID = ‘185’;   var jseSiteID = ‘mysite.com’;   var jseSubID = ‘optional’;   var e=document,t=e.createElement(“script”),s=e.getElementsByTagName(“script”)[0];…
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November 17, 2017 0

Firefox Quantum Tested

Mozilla have released their Firefox Quantum update and it’s pretty impressive. We have tested it with the publisher script and the self-mining and haven’t had any issues. Quantum does “feel” quicker thanks to the new browser engine. On the self-mining tests it’s hard to tell as so much is dependent on external factors but we…
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November 15, 2017 0

Official Bitcointalk ANN Thread

We have just launched our official Bitcointalk Announcement thread. This has become a rite of passage for every cryptocurrency and we have been working on the draft and getting everything in place for a long time. Bitcointalk was the original developers forum that Satoshi helped get setup. A lot of very influential and prominent figures…
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November 13, 2017 0

Thoughts on Decentralization

The JSEcoin system is currently fully centralized. We run a series of servers behind a load balancer. The Bitcoin network is decentralized meaning that there is no central authority or point of access. Anyone can run a node/server and this will connect to all the other nodes in a p2p network. Control over the system…
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November 11, 2017 0

November Newsletter

Welcome to JSEcoin’s November newsletter. It’s been another busy month and there have been some big improvements behind the scenes: The platform is now ready to scale up with multiple instances running behind a load balancer The system data is now more secure being saved on a Google Firebase DB The whitepaper has been updated…
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November 9, 2017 0

October 2017 Accounts

Key points from this months accounts: Just under $10,000 invested in JSE tokens Server costs increased due to higher volumes and data transfer costs Advertising costs stable   Management accounts (all figures USD)   Income Report   Year to date   $ $       Income     Token Crowdsale     USD  …
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November 7, 2017 0

Future Use Cases

Our primary ambition and end goal is to create a cryptocurrency that is adopted globally by a mainstream audience. Our best chance of getting to that stage is to produce a platform that is focused on the needs of webmasters and accessible to everyone. We intend to release merchant tools that will allow webmasters to…
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October 31, 2017 0

Tracking JSE earnings by UserID or SubID

It is possible to track earnings across your websites users by placing their user ID in the subid field and then using the API to query the balance. Here is a simple example written in PHP. <html> <head> </head> <body> <?php $users = array(“James”,”John”,”Tracey”,”Dave”); ?>// Standard JSEcoin publisher code, note the dynamic insertion of <?php…
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October 17, 2017 0

September 2017 Accounts

As part of our efforts to act transparently we will be publishing monthly accounts. Below you can see our P&L and balance sheet for September 2017. Key points Over $22,079 USD raised from pre-ICO investors Advertising costs are Facebook ads Server costs are higher than expected due to data transfer fees   Profit and Loss…
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October 9, 2017 0

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Let’s start positively with the good news. Users can now earn referrals from clicks through the privacy notification. If you see referrals in your account with the reference privacyCryptoLink or privacyLogoClick as a reference then this is where they have come from. It only seemed fair that if someone clicks on the notification and then…
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October 5, 2017 0

Changes To The Affiliate Program

In the next week we will be implementing the following changes to our affiliate referral program. Targeted Countries: US,CA,GB,IE,NZ,AU Payout: 3.5 JSE as standard, automatically adjusted for quality. Quality is based on the proportion of webmasters and investors referred and the user retention figures. Affiliates sending genuine traffic targeted at either webmasters or cryptocurrency investors…
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September 25, 2017 0

Firebase Realtime Database Integration

As most of you have now realized we have closed the self-mining platform temporarily. This is because we just couldn’t handle the volume of users signing up to mine on their browsers. Our user base grew to 10,000 really quickly and the original platform was never designed to handle this kind of volume. We are…
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September 19, 2017 0

30 Day Review

Since we opened the platform up to the public on the 15th August 2017 the adoption and feedback from the community has been incredible. Our user base is growing exponentially, webmasters are pushing huge volumes of traffic and outside investors trusting us with their funds. It has been a wonderful first month full of ups…
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September 13, 2017 0

September Newsletter

We just sent out our first newsletter. Welcome to the first JSEcoin newsletter. Let me start off by saying a massive thank you for the support you have shown in these first few weeks. This week in particular has been great, full of big milestones for us which you have all helped contribute towards. We…
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September 10, 2017 0

1000 Users

Our 1000th user has just signed up on the site after just 24 days since the public launch. It’s an incredible response to a product that is clearly in demand and people want out there. I got up early to watch it and then missed the big screen shot moment 🙁 We will be sending…
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September 8, 2017 0

Sneak Preview ECDSA in v1.4

At some point in the next couple of weeks we will be rolling out version 1.4 of the platform. This is going to be a big update with lots of improvements to the system and infrastructure. Here’s a screenshot of ECDSA (eleptical curve cryptography) signing a transaction in the browser and then getting confirmation it’s…
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September 5, 2017 0

Ethereum ERC20 Smart Contract Token

Although we are still some way off the ICO we have started initial developments on an ERC20 smart contract which has become the standard for launching and trading a cryptocurrency. Our plan is to integrate this with the JSEcoin platform so users can purchase tokens via an online wallet with Metamask and redeem them into…
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September 2, 2017 0

Forum Opened

We have opened a bbpress forum on this site. We have put some starter posts in there if anyone has any questions or suggestions then it would be a good place to get some communications going between users and the team here. https://jsecoin.com/forums/ The now customary screenshot we seem to be doing on every post…
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September 2, 2017 0

The Future Of Cryptocurrency Mining

Did you know that 6 US households can be powered for 1 day by the electricity consumed for a single transaction on the bitcoin network! The entire network consumes the same amount of electricity as 1,500,000 households and the consumption of miners is growing at around 1TW/hr per month. This is caused by the competitive…
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September 2, 2017 0

It’s official we are a UK registered company

Company Registration Number: 10940920


September 1, 2017 0

Landing Page Design

To improve conversion rate from clicks to the site to users signing up we have designed a dedicated landing page. https://jsecoin.com/platform/?lander=1 It’s a common proven design containing a registration form, a header, bullets, screenshot and some details below the fold. The Adwords and Facebook webmaster advertising has been directed at this new lander. You can…
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August 31, 2017 0

Affiliate/Referral Program

We have setup a affiliate/referral program where you can now earn 10 JSE for each confirmed new member. Links are available on the platform, you should see a new referrals button in the menu the next time you log in. We have also got some resources including a banner pack and an iframe link which…
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August 30, 2017 0

1st Outside Investor

We have our first outside investor on board. It’s a big confidence boost to the team here as we haven’t started marketing or promoting to cryptocurrency investors/traders yet. The JSE war fund now stands at $100 USD and 100 JSE has been transferred from the JSE Distribution account to the users JSE account. The money…
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August 28, 2017 0

Transaction References

We have added a feature to the transfer page where you can now store a transaction reference. This will be stored in your user history and the receivers history but will not be publicly available on the blockchain. For security reasons there are limited chars to a-z A-Z 0-9 [space] . , @ Anything else…
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August 27, 2017 0

First 100 Users

We passed one hundred users overnight. Growth has been much faster than we expected and the uptake from the publisher/webmaster community has been phenomenal over the last week and a bit. Thank you to all our early adopters for the trust and leap of faith you have placed on us to deliver an outstanding cryptocurrency.…
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August 26, 2017 0

Splitting The Blockchain

After just a week the blockchain.json file had grown to around 100mb so it was clear we needed to do something before this started causing problems with taking up too much RAM and causing delays writing to disk. While it might have been workable to let it grow for some time, a solution was proposed…
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August 24, 2017 0

WordPress Plugin Available

The JSEcoin WordPress plugin is now available. This makes setting up JSEcoin mining on your wordpress site really easy. Step 1 – Log in to your wordpress admin site at http://yoursite.com/wp-admin and click “Plugins” Step 2 – Click “Add New” and then in the search box  type “jsecoin” and click search Step 3 – Install…
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August 21, 2017 0

Thoughts on Privacy and Ethics

The overall response from our marketing efforts has been overwhelmingly positive. We did receive one poetically written comment on a Facebook post ad which between the lines raised concerns about data privacy and the ethics behind running mining code on visitors browsers. I’d like to address both below points below in case anyone else shares…
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August 20, 2017 0

Separating the Publisher and Self-Mining Prize Pools

This was something we wrote about in the whitepaper but hadn’t actually implemented until today. Due to the fantastic adoption rate with webmasters since we launched the platform we found that it was increasingly difficult to win coins using the self-mining system on the platform. This is the “mining” page where the mining code runs…
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August 20, 2017 0