Ghost Coin, the proof-of-stake privateness coin led by John McAfee, can now be utilized in merchandising machines in Hong Kong Disneyland.
Ghost introduced on Twitter that it partnered with crypto fee system ivendPay to deploy the coin in over 60 merchandising machines round Hong Kong, even these in Hong Kong Disneyland.
“After we 1st launched $GHOST our imaginative and prescient was not solely to deal with #Privateness but in addition on actual consumer adoption,” Ghost stated on Twitter.
The privateness coin and distributed trade went reside final week amid the continued controversy surrounding it. Ghost distributed trade changed the McAfeeDEX distributed trade within the course of.
The controversial and eccentric McAfee got here below fireplace after it was discovered components of the Ghost white paper have been “copy-pasted” from open-source protocol PIVX’s white paper. McAfee admitted that plagiarism was concerned however nonetheless threatened to sue PIVX for defamation. PIVX can be planning to launch a zk-SNARKS-based privateness protocol from Zcash within the fourth quarter of this 12 months.