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Crypto investment firm DFG contributes 200,000 DOT to Efinity’s crowdloan on Polkadot
This is the second largest allocation the company made to a project competing for a parachain slot.
Avalanche’s first memecoin SDOG ends in a $30M rugpull
The first dog coin experiment to launch on Avalanche ended spectacularly.
Data indexing solution SubQuery Network will be launching on Acala
Polkadot's leading data indexing service is set to become fully decentralized.
Moonbeam wins Polkadot’s second parachain auction with $1.4 billion pledged
The EVM-compatible smart contract platform set a new precedent for crowdloans.
Will Bitcoin’s Taproot upgrade cause a “DeFi rain”?
The Taproot upgrade aims to improve the privacy of transactions and the efficiency of the Bitcoin network.
Kusama parachain KILT hits the market aiming to fulfil the need for a decentralized identity solution
The Kusama-based protocol wants to position itself at the forefront of Web 3.0.
Billions exited DeFi protocols last week, but newcomers like Cronos Chain show growth
Although total value locked (TVL) across all platforms dropped over 4% last week, Avalanche (AVAX) and Cronos Chain (CRO) defied the DeFi market’s downturn.
There’s over $4.2 billion locked in Ethereum layer-2 protocols
The total value locked in Ethereum's scaling solutions reached its all-time high.
$1.8 billion moved to Ronin DEX from Ethereum in 2 weeks
Ronin Bridge has been the most used Ethereum bridge in the last 30 days, recording over $7.5 billion in volume.
Inside Square’s whitepaper for its Bitcoin decentralized exchange
Square, through its recently released tbDEX white paper, has introduced a number of controversial features into the decentralized exchange concept.
“3,3” fame OlympusDAO integrates Chainlink for its no-loss raffles
Chainlink VRF works by combining block data that is still unknown when the request is made with the oracle node's pre-committed private key to generate both a random number and a cryptographic proof.
Billionaire Avalanche backer Su Zhu stirs up controversy after Ethereum criticism
The CEO of Singapore-based Three Arrows Capital Limited said he "abandoned" Ethereum citing issues related to the network's expensive transaction fees.
This technical founder tells us why she chose to build a play-to-earn DAO on Solana
Monica Durga is the founder & CEO at xHashtag and has over 4 years of experience in the crypto space.
How predicting real-world events is becoming its own industry
Forecasting markets are financial instruments that are used to trade the outcome of future events.
What are cross-chain bridges and why do they matter?
While DeFi promises a world where people can transfer their money without the hassle and transaction fees of banks, anybody who has tried to convert some ETH to some BNB recently knows it’s not so simple.
Why not DeFi? Exploring the argument for liquidity staking
Conventional staking limits its liquidity provision to the blockchain network and thus provides more modest if more sustainable, rewards.
Binance integrates Ethereum layer-2 protocol “Arbitrum” as scaling race heats up
Binance now supports Arbitrum deposits on its platform in bid to remain the top crypto exchange in the world.
Acala wins Polkadot’s first parachain slot with over 32 million DOT staked
Over $3.5 billion worth of DOT was contributed in total during Polkadot's first-ever parachain auction.