***OFFICIAL*** Post cool stuff, get Coolcoin! ***CONFIRMED***

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well what does this mean, then? You don't need a Bitcoin wallet to get Coolcoin. You do need an Ethereum one, though..
Important part highlighted. You only need a wallet TO GET COOLCOIN. If you're not getting any you don't need a wallet to keep it in. Right now it's like you're complaining that you don't have clean sheets if a supermodel wanted to come by for a booty call. The lack of wallet is not the sticking point.
 
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Heh... It's even sillier than that. The clean sheets would probably cost you $20 at a Target, but an Ethereum wallet is free and as easy to get as installing a browser plugin.

This would be more like being too lazy to open the door to let the supermodel inside.
 
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Heh... It's even sillier than that. The clean sheets would probably cost you $20 at a Target, but an Ethereum wallet is free and as easy to get as installing a browser plugin.

This would be more like being too lazy to open the door to let the supermodel inside.
Don't judge me! She had pointy elbows and the Venezuelan water polo match on TV was tied with :30 seconds left.
 

Charmonium

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I often wonder what I should do if the American synchronized swimming team wanted to have a sleepover at my house.
 
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Can somebody hook a brother up?
 
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Interesting factoid... it now costs $50 to create a new Ethereum token with Hexel. That's good for Coolcoin for two reasons:

1) In theory, Coolcoin actually has a tiny amount of cash value now :)
2) The $50 entry fee should prevent people from easily flooding the world with copycat reward tokens.
 
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Can somebody hook a brother up?
The only way you can get one is by posting something awesome on ATOT. Personally, I like long epic tales of heroism that are illustrated by Microsoft Paint drawings.

We also awarded one once to a guy who shot part of his thumb off and posted pictures, but then there are probably easier ways to get one :)
 
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Yeah, Perknose might be overselling it a bit.

Maybe we should just change the title to "Post cool stuff in ATOT, get Coolcoin!"
 
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Congratulations to IBMJunkman, KMFJD, and Madoka... our latest Coolcoin winners this weekend!

Another fun coin update: Our friends at Hexel have added a new "Store" page to their site:

https://www.onhexel.com/token/142b3c00-9005-4ee4-9607-c1e1fe390575

This leaves me wondering... what should be in the "Coolcoin Store" (if anything)? Should a 5 time award winner get a T-Shirt or a coffee mug or something?
 
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I am proud to announce the Coolcoin for Cool mini Computer Contest, or the "Quad C" contest for short!

I will be awarding Coolcoins (the official moderator approved cryptocurrency made famous by our OT forum) to anyone who comes up with a really cool unique project that uses a small single board computer like a Raspberry Pi or other similar single board computer like an Arduino or an ODroid.

What you build is up to you... it can be a robot, or a weather station, or even something totally crazy and pointless with a frickin' laser beam on it's head. As long as it's cool new project that was recently built by you and has a single board computer in it, it qualifies!

We will be awarding Coolcoins based on originality, technical difficulty, and overall coolness. Our winners will receive Coolcoins, which have no monetary value, but have nearly infinite Anandtech forum bragging rights.

Sound good? Cool! Now, go build something and post pictures of it in the new Raspberry Pi subforum! The contest ends on August 31st, 2018!
 
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I'd like to add someone else to the Coolcoin crew to help me hand out awards. Please let me know if you're interested in joining!
 
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Hmm... it looks like Hexel might have shut down. This means that I lost my store, but Coolcoin will still live on in the Ethereum blockchain :)
 
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