Ghost Coin, the proof-of-stake privateness coin led by John McAfee, can now be utilized in merchandising machines in Hong Kong Disneyland.
Ghost announced 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 person adoption,” Ghost mentioned on Twitter.
The privateness coin and distributed change went live last week amid the continuing controversy surrounding it. Ghost distributed change changed the McAfeeDEX distributed change within the course of.
The controversial and eccentric McAfee got here underneath hearth 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 involved however nonetheless threatened to sue PIVX for defamation. PIVX can also be planning to launch a zk-SNARKS-based privateness protocol from Zcash within the fourth quarter of this yr.