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RIF Gateways & Chainlink: Decentralized oracles on top of Bitcoin’s network
RIF Gateways has just announced its integration with Chainlink.
Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin slams the “yield farming” frenzy
Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, raised concerns over yield farming yet again this week after new protocols locked up billions of dollars in value and “printed tokens nonstop” to give their investors some gains.
A new study from a Japanese crypto exchange showed the country’s crypto fanatics favored Bitcoin ahead of local favorites XRP and Monacoin, with trading volumes for the former significantly higher than the latter two and other altcoins.
Ethereum DeFi giant Yearn.finance (YFI) is literally up 1,000,000% since its July launch
Yearn.finance (YFI) has taken the entire crypto industry by storm over recent weeks.
VC: This cycle’s altcoin rally is likely to eclipse the crypto mania of 2017
Altcoins have performed extremely well in 2020, with a majority of reputable crypto projects easily outpacing Bitcoin.
More than 95% of the net worth of Ethereum protocol Synthetix’s founder is in SNX
In the traditional world of finance, risk management is a key aspect of any investor’s skillset.
Decentralized finance (DeFi) has continued to erupt in popularity, with capital flooding into this space at an amazing pace.
The Winklevoss Twins think Bitcoin will hit $500,000 over a long period of time
By most analysts’ interpretations of the Bitcoin price chart, the cryptocurrency market is in the early innings of another bull trend.
Ethereum DeFi craze continues with SushiSwap: $250 million locked in an unaudited contract again
The decentralized finance (DeFi) craze is far from over, even after weeks of copy-cat projects and a number of unfortunate “rug pulls” (scams).
Chainlink oracles to be deployed on privacy-centric DeFi app
The Oasis Foundation, an organization supporting the development of the Oasis Network and its ecosystem, will integrate Chainlink’s market-leading decentralized oracles to enable support for Decentralized Finance (DeFi), and various other privacy-focused blockchain dApps built on the Oasis Network, it said in a release shared with CryptoSlate.
The Federal Reserve Chairman revealed in a recent speech that the central bank would be breaking from years of historical precedent with their latest decision to allow inflation to run high while keeping interest rates low.
The US Fed’s crazy inflation is making investors hoard Bitcoin…and whiskey
Fears of massive oncoming inflation, led by incessant money printing and economic disbalance in the US, is causing investors to seek refuge in a variety of alternative assets, including Bitcoin, gold, and even whiskey.
The decentralized finance (DeFi) craze is drawing interest and capital from all corners of the crypto industry.
Crypto community celebrates as CNBC includes Bitcoin in Jerome Powell speech coverage
On August 27, Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell delivered his remarks at the digital central banker symposium normally conducted in Jackson Hole.
Yearn.finance (YFI) price rallies towards $20,000 following Aave listing
Yearn.finance (YFI) has been one of the most successful protocols within the DeFi sector in terms of sheer growth over the past few months.
Theta Labs co-founder Mitch Liu on building the future of video delivery networks
CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Mitch Liu — the co-founder and CEO of Theta Labs and THETA.tv.
ShapeShift employee allegedly stole $900,000 in Bitcoin from company accounts
Crypto firm ShapeShift filed a civil action against a former employee of its engineering team who allegedly stole over 90 Bitcoin from company accounts, court documents show.
This on-chain metric shows Bitcoin could be on the cusp of an explosive upswing
It has been a rough day for Bitcoin, with the benchmark cryptocurrency seeing intense turbulence that has caused its price to oscillate between highs of $11,600 and lows of roughly $11,100.
EMURGO partners with Blackbird Ventures to establish new blockchain solution Brandmark
EMURGO, one of the founding entities of Cardano, has announced the launch of Brandmark, a blockchain solution aimed at providing solutions for large-scale and national organizations.
Analyst: it’s “scary” how much of DeFi runs on Tether and USD Coin
Decentralized finance (DeFi) has seen a massive explosion over recent weeks and months, reaching a total value locked of $7.13 billion according to DeFi Pulse.
Tellor (TRB) secures coveted Binance listing as oracle bull run continues
The DeFi sector’s massive growth in recent weeks has given rise to other fragments of the crypto market, with decentralized finance’s reliance on oracles driving investor demand to these types of projects.
Aave (LEND) becomes first Ethereum DeFi token to hit $1 billion valuation
A year or two ago, most decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols and their respective tokens were unknown.
Darknet marketplace “Empire” exit scams with $30 million in Bitcoin
A big marketplace known for selling illicit and illegal products on the dark web has reportedly exit-scammed with over $30 million in Bitcoin, as per reports.
A new report out of Mexico noted that financial institutions and banks launder a huge amount of money compared to newer financial businesses, according to El Economista.