Blockchain Prediction Market Augur Enters Beta

Blockchain Prediction Market Augur Enters Beta

Decentralized blockchain prediction market Augur has officially entered beta. First announced in early 2015 and spurred by a successful crowdfunding through the sale of its software tokens, Augur aims to allow users to trade on the outcome of events, and for the market to then leverage that crowdsourced information. With the news, Augur is now open to initial users, boasting what it called improved front-end design while enabling the creation of new markets that go beyond binary 'yes or no' answers. Further, Augur said it will soon release a revision of its original working paper as it....


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