Are you a FIO Protocol pro? Or maybe eager to be? We want you to get your creative juices flowing. Create and share your video content on how to use the FIO Protocol for a chance to win your share of more than $10,000 in FIO!

The competition starts at midnight on 29 March and ends on 30 April, 23:59 (UTC)

How to Participate:

Create a new and original video on any of the following:

  • The 3 to 5 biggest problems…


The FIO Protocol (FIO) token has been listed on Changelly. From now on, users will be able to quickly and easily exchange the token for the 200+ cryptocurrencies already available on the platform.

FIO is the native utility token of FIO Protocol, a project that aims to change the way cryptocurrencies are sent and received. The asset is used for transaction gas fees and on-chain governance. The project team is passionate about mass adoption — their main goal is to make crypto products easier to use and hence more accessible for everyone.

Earlier this year, Changelly enabled support for FIO…


FIP-27: Explained

The FIO community is currently working on FIP-27 which would be an enhancement to FIO Addresses to enable them to be used to sign NFTs on other blockchains in order to prevent NFT forgeries and protect the permanence of NFT off-chain data and images. This post will provide a lay person’s overview of this project.

Background

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) can be created on a number of different blockchains. In many cases, the human value placed on an NFT is related to who was the creator of the data which is being associated with the NFT. A common example of this would…


In case you’re yet to discover such a useful and slick feature on Guarda Wallet — your own custom human-readable FIO Crypto Handle (sometimes called a FIO Address)— now is the time!

Take a look at FIO Protocol, come up with the most creative use cases for the FIO Crypto Handle and FIO Token — and grab a prize!

We are giving away 200 FIO each to 10 winners who submit creative requests before June 28.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

  1. Get Guarda Wallet, first and foremost! Then, register your own FIO Crypto Handle FOR FREE following these easy steps!
  2. Send a request for 200…


The FIO community is currently working on FIP-21 which would enable staking of FIO Tokens on the FIO Protocol blockchain. This post will provide a layperson’s overview of this project.

Background

The FIO Protocol is a Delegated Proof of Stake (DPOS) blockchain. Block producers are elected by the vote of FIO Token holders who may vote directly or proxy their vote to other FIO accounts. The FIO token itself is a utility token used to pay fees on the FIO blockchain such as registration of FIO Addresses and FIO Domains. A core element of the FIO blockchain model is that those…


Hey #FIOfam!

We are excited to announce the winners of the $10,000 FIO Video Competition, celebrating our 1 year anniversary!

Firstly, a BIG thank you to everyone who applied and submitted videos for consideration. We’ve appreciated the wide range of topics and creative ways you explored FIO within your submissions. We received animated videos, deep dives, a song, and even a delicious cake celebrating our anniversary!

We have carefully reviewed all of your video submissions. There were so many great entries making it difficult to narrow down to our top 10. …


It has been a while since we have posted out a development update. The reason: we have been heads down working on our next v3.0 chain release! Version 3.0 provides a number of enhancements requested in FIO Improvement Proposals and includes some blockchain-level performance improvements to make it easier for wallets to access FIO transaction data.

A few statistics on the FIO v3.0 release:


The Foundation for Interwallet Operability is scheduling an initial in-depth FIO Protocol community update for 18 May at 2:00pm UTC-0 time. In this session, an update on the progress of the FIO Protocol will be provided as well as a look to the future and where the community is taking the FIO Protocol. The goal of this session is to give FIO community participants an opportunity to listen to an update in a more consolidated fashion that allows for some interactivity. …


Non-custodial instant cryptocurrency exchange Changelly has today announced that it has integrated the Foundation for Interwallet Operability Protocol. The integration will enable Changelly users to exchange and send cryptocurrencies to simple easy-to-read addresses.

The new feature is designed to simplify the process of interaction between users and the platform. It allows users to initiate transactions using human-readable and memorable identifiers like john@crypto. The integration of the FIO Protocol will create a usability layer that makes navigating the cryptocurrency ecosystem easier and safer for people put off by potential man-in-the-middle attacks or miscopying long complex cryptocurrency addresses.

“The last decade has…


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