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Yearn.finance (YFI), Aave (LEND), and Maker have surged 12% to 30% overnight.
Why Chainlink was a “top choice” in new Blockstack integration
Blockstack and Chainlink are joining forces to integrate the Blockstack and Algorand-supported Clarity smart contract language with the latter’s industry-leading oracle technology, according to a release shared with CryptoSlate.
It’s been a quiet past few weeks for all markets, Bitcoin and crypto included.
Bitcoin traders aren’t safe using basic Tor features, says security expert
A recent vulnerability in privacy browser Tor allowed hackers to access users’ Bitcoin funds but using additional features can help avoid those concerns, according to one cybersecurity researcher.
‘Coldest’ crypto wallet founder Ruben Merre discusses Bitcoin as a savior, algorithmic stablecoins, and the DeFi craziness
While many of the crypto narrative these days is about “yield farming” and DeFi tokens, much of the permanence of the cryptocurrency industry relies on the pillars of providing privacy, robust tech, a strong alternative for people to be their own bank.
Crypto VC that thinks Ethereum will hit $1 trillion market cap admits it will have competitors
Ethereum has been the leading smart contract blockchain of the past few years without a doubt: its decentralized applications currently have tens of thousands of daily active users, which have siphoned over $10 billion worth of cryptocurrency into these apps.
Why analysts are concerned with Yearn.finance (YFI) following EMN debacle
YFI – the governance token of the Yearn.finance ecosystem – has been plunging lower throughout the past 24 hours, with it reverting nearly all of its recent gains as buying pressure begins evaporating.
Ethereum was $11 during the last Presidential election—now it’s $355
Four years ago, during the last presidential election, the price of Ethereum was hovering at $11.
DeFi darling Yearn.finance (YFI) deployed a new token—then $15m was stolen
It’s been yet another crazy day for the decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem.
KuCoin underwent a brutal hack last week that resulted in millions of dollars worth of coins lost.
Synthetix Network Token (SNX) rebounds as on-chain strength flourishes
Synthetix Network Token’s price has seen some volatility over the past couple of days, with inflows of selling pressure coming about due to the massive amount of SNX tokens stolen due to the recent KuCoin hack.
Data shows over 100 million unique users now have Bitcoin and crypto accounts
A new report commissioned by the Cambridge Center of Alternative Finance, a research effort focused on cryptocurrencies, said over 101 unique million users opened new accounts at crypto service providers such as exchanges and wallets.
Yearn.finance (YFI), the decentralized finance (DeFi) giant popular for its vaults, fell by 20% within nine hours.
Nasdaq-listed Bitcoin miner hit by coronavirus, records a 50% drop in revenue
The Bitcoin industry has not been spared from the ill-economic effects of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Synthetix founder speaks on Kucoin hack of $2.5m in SNX, millions in other DeFi coins
Late last week, KuCoin, a notable Singapore-based exchange known for its large offering of altcoins, bit the dust.
While Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other crypto-assets have seen parabolic growth over recent years, they’re far from relevant on a macro scale.
Bitcoin basher Nouriel “Dr. Doom” Roubini brands $13b DeFi industry “vaporware”
The decentralized finance space has seen a parabolic explosion since the start of 2020.
The bad actors behind the estimated $150-$200 million hack of crypto exchange KuCoin managed to proven two aspects of the young market in their wake: 1.
Founder of China’s NEO says DeFi is just getting started, launches “Flamingo”
The decentralized finance (DeFi) crypto market has dominated both charts and headlines in the past few months, with some heralding the nascent, yet billion-dollar, crypto sub-sector as the next frontier for attracting capital and retail participants.
This Ethereum coin hit $40m and retraced 75% in the 24 hours after its launch
It seems that the fears of a DeFi bear market were overblown.
Aave has quickly become a flagship product in Ethereum’s DeFi ecosystem.
Chinese state TV just shilled DeFi and Ethereum to hundreds of millions of users
Over the past few years, Chinese authorities have undergone a strong crackdown on most things crypto in the country.
Bitcoin’s price action has been fairly boring in recent weeks, with it establishing a wide trading range between $10,200 and $11,200.