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“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.
Three steps towards choosing the right smart contract auditor
When it comes to choosing a smart-contract-auditing company, you have to choose well because the security of the smart contract is the most important part of a blockchain-based protocol.
FC Barcelona cancels partnership with NFT marketplace after just 2 weeks
Two weeks into a partnership with a NFT marketplace, FC Barcelona has terminated the deal citing “club values.”
IOTA debuts Genesis NFTs on newly-launched Shimmer network to reward early adopters
Each NFT gives a potential right to staking rewards, both to the NFT holder and to the Shimmer Treasury.
Crypto billionaire Su Zhu took to Twitter yesterday to criticize Ethereum, the world’s second-largest blockchain by market cap, setting off controversy in crypto circles and its appeal for investors and developers alike. Yes I have abandoned Ethereum despite supporting it in the past.
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.
The IRS seized $4 billion worth of Bitcoin and other cryptos this year
Between 2020 and 2021, the IRS seized around $3.5 billion in crypto which is roughly 93% of all the funds seized by the tax agency.
Nigeria’s eNaira stablecoin becomes focus of new IMF report
IMF has revealed that Nigeria’s eNaira project is drawing interest from around the globe though it could still face some challenges.
Argentina introduces a crypto tax regime on back of El Salvador’s Bitcoin story
Argentina has revealed a new crypto tax regime that would see all transactions charged a flat 0.6%.
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.
Over $18.24 billion transacted on Cardano in a single day last week
Cardano’s on-chain transaction volume is only behind that of Bitcoin as it has flipped that of Ethereum and other altcoins.
Cardano founder calls for calm during sell-off, saying there’s bigger things at stake
Charles Hoskinson says achieving the vision for cryptocurrency negates any concern over short term pricing.
U.K. government launches an investigation into memecoin ads on the London Underground
The latest ad campaign for Floki is a thorn in the eye of U.K.'s marketing watchdog.
Shiba Inu makes up the biggest holding of the top 1,000 ETH wallets
Concerns over whale concentration heighten as data shows ETH whales hold a significantly high proportion of $SHIB.
Why Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin is excited about ‘crypto cities’ running on DAOs and NFTs
The Ethereum co-founder says that there are unlimited opportunities for the states to implement and create crypto-powered cities.
Ethereum becomes a ‘first-class currency’ on Sotheby’s for Banksy auction
In the auction house's first, Ethereum joined the ranks of USD, GBP, and EUR as a payment option.
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.
Here’s what’s coming from Ethereum layer-2 exchange ZKSwap in 2022
The popular decentralized exchange upgraded its roadmap ahead of the launch of ZKSwap V3.
New report shows 50% of Uniswap V3 liquidity providers are losing money
While liquidity provision is generally seen as a worthwhile investment strategy, research shows that Uniswap V3 LP providers would be better off holding.
Transactional service Chainlink Keepers goes live on the Polygon network
The integration will enable transaction automation services for smart contracts, allowing decentralized apps (dapps) to operate without the need for manual intervention or centralized infrastructure.