After the entire “mystery partnership” hype, although not in the spotlight of the cryptoverse, Verge (XVG), one of the better-known privacy and anonymity currencies still remains active and socially interactive, only in the sense of announcing technical updates and image improvements.
Slowly heading towards getting more exposure across 53 countries around the world with potentially being available in nearly 171,000 retail stores worldwide, Verge seems to be focused on getting listed on Netcoins, which is holding their first coin listing contest, inviting “Vergefam” to vote for their favorite altcoin.
Although the most recent announcement made by XVG, the coin listing contest might not be the most important of all as the dev team behind the 40th largest currency updated their community on all updates that they have been working on in the first two weeks of October, alongside with starting to work on translating Verge official website in multiple languages.
The Latest Updates from XVG Team
The team made the promise to update the community on a biweekly basis on the matter of important changes, updates, and news regarding Verge currency. With their latest update published on Medium, the team shared some novelties regarding the first round of updates in October.
At the beginning of October, XVG was seen declining against the fiat although the team had updated the network to Bitcoin core code version 0.17.0, expecting to see better days for this privacy coin that allows anonymous transactions through Wraith protocol.
Moreover, as promised by the dev core team, Verge foundation is bound to provide live updates to the community every two weeks, so in the latest announcement the team shared that they have been working on updating the iOS XVG wallet, as well as working on updates in the terms of XVG Android wallet, stealth addresses and enabling multilanguage platform.
While the new wallet for iOS and Android operative systems should have some significant updates in the technical sense, the team is also completing a new interface, also adding TOR layer for Android wallets so there would be no need for Orbot presenting a privacy medium as the integration with TOR is completed.
iOS wallet for XVG will also have an addition in form of TOR layer integration, as the team is also working on choosing 20 random beta testers among the Vergefam followers.
As the team is also working on mass adoption campaign, creating an international page for Verge currency, which ought to be supported in multiple languages thanks to POE editors who are working for free, although the team is offering to pay for their services in form of XVG.
Although Verge is still remembered by the allegedly overhyped partnership with Pornhub, new updates and the increased involvement of the dev team in bringing XVG to the point of mass adoption could definitely be some of the reasons why XVG might be worth the attention.
Netcoins Listing Competition and Verge “Provably Fair” Gambling Site
Among multilanguage campaign that the foundation is utilizing as one of the ways towards easier mass adoption, Verge also announced Netcoins listing contest, the first in a row organized by Netcoins, where XVG is inviting their followers to vote for their favorite altcoin.
The winner of the contest will get a free listing worth 30,000$, with the significance of this listing mainly being underlain in the fact that Netcoins listings provide exposure in 171,000 stores across 50 countries, as well as press release coverage and media exposure, which could take Verge to new heights in case of getting a listing.
In case of Verge ends up among the top 10 voted behind the first place, the currency will get 25% off the listing fee for acquiring a listing on Netcoins.
Additionally, Verge currency announced the release of the first Verge “provably fair” gambling site which resembles a mini-game known as Mine Sweeper, only there are stakes in form of XVG, which could furthermore boost the demand for Verge currency.
As the team is working on new updates and new strategies towards getting XVG to mass adoption, it would be interesting to see what Verge can do beyond the hype.