Ana Grabundzija · 8 hours ago · 3 min read
Not so fast, are “Eth killers” as speedy as they claim?
So-called “Eth-killers”, Layer-1 blockchains competing with Ethereum, are supposed to be much faster and much cheaper. While this is true for fees, are Eth-killers really as fast as they claim to be?
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Comparing Bitcoin halving cycles. When’s the price top due this time around?
A closer look at previous Bitcoin halving cycles suggests that the market is still due for some patience before the expected price top.
What does the EIP-1159 upgrade mean for Polygon?
Polygon now operates a moving base fee system and incorporates a deflationary mechanism via token fee-burning.
Op-Ed: The fallacies of the Bitcoin energy debate
An increasingly common critique of crypto is the notion that Bitcoin mining accelerates climate change. This claim is inaccurate.
What might Intel’s low-voltage Bitcoin mining chip mean for the future?
Intel will present its new Bitcoin ASIC chip next month, will this solve the energy consumption problem of Proof-of-Work mining?
Coinbase partners with Mastercard to simplify NFT marketplace purchases
The partnership intends to facilitate direct NFT purchases for users via Mastercard debit and credit cards.
OpenSea acquires DeFi onramp wallet Dharma Labs
Leading NFT marketplace OpenSea acquires onramp wallet developers Dharma Labs. The Dharma DeFi app will be discontinued over a 30-day “sunset” period.
Bitcoin was the third-worst performer last year as low cap altcoins showed the biggest returns
While Bitcoin posted huge returns when compared to TradFi, it significantly underperformed the rest of the crypto market.
OlympusDAO migrates liquidity to Balancer Protocol following a dramatic OHM whale dump
OlympusDAO turns to Balancer in order to maximize the protocol-owned liquidity and incentive programs.
UK to impose strict restrictions on misleading crypto ads
The UK treasury is planning to curb misleading crypto ads to raise consumer awareness regarding crypto investments.