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Did A Planned Attack On UST Cause This Crypto Crash?

Last Monday the cryptocurrency and NFT markets experienced their worst week in a long time. Meanwhile, most other…

Bitcoin 2022 Showcases Growing Crypto/Blockchain Ecosystem

“Diversity” meant all the different “business models” that species had for making a living in nature, and “stability”…
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Blockchain Will Eat Traditional Real Estate

One side meeting at last week’s Bitcoin 2022 Conference in Miami was titled “How Blockchain Will Eat Traditional…

VanEck CEO Has High Hopes For Blockchain Future

Jan van Eck, the CEO of VanEck, recently spoke about his views on blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, and other…
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United As One Under New Tech – Blockchain Education For All

It's a behemoth. People don't use what they don't understand. Cryptocurrency and the blockchain have the general population lost, big-time. According to The Blockchain Education Network's website, a staggering 3.5 billion adults lack an understanding of basic financial concepts. A colossal 1.7 billion adults globally...
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Five Questions To Ask Before Becoming A Blockchain Engineer

When Uber first started operating in my hometown, I jumped at the opportunity to ride the rideshare wave. Online articles flooded my mind with raking in mad Benji’s after hours while keeping my day job. But my Uber driving journey only lasted a week. What...
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Real Estate Is Going On-Chain

What is the most precious commodity in the world? You can make a strong argument that it is trust, but what is the biggest purchase that people make in their lives? Generally speaking, it is buying a house. Quite naturally then, criminals will find ways...
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Going Easy On Earth: The Most Sustainable Blockchain

As awesome as crypto is, there’s that massive non-eco-friendly elephant in the room: The energy. With the wealthy and the wise diving into the cryptocurrency game every day, what does this mean for energy? Or perhaps the better question is, what solution exists to keep...
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IPwe: Leveling The Playing Field Of Innovation

Even so, getting ahead can be challenging for all the little guys trying to make an impact. It's expensive to do business, and small companies are often at a disadvantage because they don't have the capital of larger companies. Now they don't need it. IPwe...
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Sequoia Capital Bets On Magic Eden Over OpenSea

Leading venture capital firm Sequoia Capital participated in a funding round by NFT marketplace Magic Eden. The VC firm stated that Magic Eden utilizes a better blockchain for NFTs compared to OpenSea, the Ethereum-based NFT marketplace giant. Magic Eden Raises $27 MillionThe Solana-based NFT marketplace,...
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Sailing The $SEA: An Environmentally Friendly Blockchain

Companies like Warby Parker and Tom’s were built on ‘buy one, give one away’ business models which created millions of product donations. Sea is using cryptocurrency to do good. Think of it as cryptocurrency with a conscience. Investors can earn money and help save the...
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Justin Sun Rejects Defamatory Accusations

Tron Founder Accused of Several Illegal OperationsAn article by The Verge, published on Wednesday (March 9, 2022), written by Christopher Harland-Dunaway, alleged that Sun was possibly involved in a litany of illegal activities. The reporter stated that he received information about the crypto entrepreneur's operations...
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The Federal Reserve Launches The FedNow Service Provider Showcase

The service, known as FedNow Service, was announced in 2019, and is expected to go live in 2023. This Tuesday, the Fed launched the FedNow Service Provider Showcase, which will demonstrate the service providers’ potential. The potential for instant payments over the blockchain – from...
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HIVE To Purchase Intel's Mining Chip To Scale Up Hashrate

HIVE Looking to Nearly Double Aggregate Bitcoin Mining HashrateHive announced the news of the deal in a press release on Monday (March 7, 2022). According to the announcement, the company also struck a manufacturing agreement with an ODM (original design manufacturer) to incorporate Intel's chips...
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Wormhole Exploited For $320 Million

A bridge connecting the Solana and Ethereum blockchains, known as Wormhole, has been exploited in a recent hacking attack. According to an announcement by the Wormhole team, the attacker(s) managed to mint and steal 120,000 wETH, or approximately $320 million. Wormhole added that they are...
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Solana Pay – A New Era Of Payments

Solana, a popular blockchain project that has been one of the biggest alternatives to Ethereum in recent months, now has a new payment service called Solana Pay. According to the project’s announcement, Solana Pay is a new payments protocol that will usher in a new...
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Gavin Wood – The Man Behind Polkadot And Kusama

Since then, the developers and users alike started seeking alternatives, and Polkadot became one of the go-to blockchains for many of them. However, today, we are not interested in Polkadot itself, but rather the man behind it — its creator, Dr. Gavin James Wood. Who...
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Top 5 Solana Projects To Keep An Eye On

Many users and investors are beginning to scout for projects that are worth engaging with. In this article, we will walk you through some of these exciting projects. About SolanaSolana is the newest of notable blockchains. It is fast, efficient, and above all, and with...
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Moons Vs Donuts-Which Reddit Coin Is Best?

As blockchain technology is reshaping the world, many companies are turning to it for many reasons. Some are tapping into its resources to enhance their relations with their clients either socially or economically. Some of the most recent companies to confirm the support of blockchain...
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Token Warriors – A New Play To Earn Game Launched

In the gaming industry, the story is no different; blockchain tech is now powering the new play-to-earn (P2E) games that have received massive attention this year. The Gaming Industry and BlockchainThe gaming industry has grown in recent times; this year, the eSports industry was reported...
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The Omicron Variant — Why Uncertainty Is Driving Market Chaos

When it first became obvious that the disease is no joke, and that coronavirus is highly-infectious, it had devastating effects on the market. Everyone still remembers quite vividly how the stock market crashed, followed by all other markets, including cryptocurrency. As time went by, and...
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WAX Unleashes Blockchain Brawlers, A Great New NFT Collection

As we enter the final weeks of this year, NFT projects are still launching, while existing ones are coming up with new collections for their communities to buy, sell, trade, and enjoy. One example is WAX, which only recently announced a new NFT collection called...
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The Pros And Cons Of The Metaverse

There are several possible benefits to the advent of metaverses and cons. What is the Metaverse?Metaverses are massive online spaces powered by virtual reality in which people would be able to engage in a wide range of activities, such as playing games, interacting with other...
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How To Create An ERC-20 Token — Is It Expensive?

The cryptocurrency industry seems like a complex space. Complexity increases if you lack technical knowledge of blockchain and smart contracts concepts. Knowing some of the basic details on key digital currencies properties is important. It guides you towards the safest and soundest financial choices. Among...
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Crypto Sponsorships Rocket – Adoption Growing Every Day

The rate of adoption in the cryptocurrency space has been growing consistently, even during the period of bearish trends. The adoption in the cryptocurrency space has been exceptional over the past few years. The 2017 Bull Run attracted many people to the cryptocurrency space, and...
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Neon Labs Has Raised $40 Million – A Promising Crypto Project?

Solana ProjectMany blockchain projects over the years have touted themselves as being the Ethereum Killer, and yet none had ever come close to living up to the expectation, at least, until the Solana Blockchain. Solana had become the major competitor of Ethereum. Although both networks...
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The Metaverse And Yield Farming – How The Two Work Together

Recently NFT heroes launched a project known as SIDUS, a play-to-earn NFT gaming platform that operates with the latest technology. However, this innovation allows users access to a digital art collection, an NFT game service, metaverse, and yield farming. If you want to understand Metaverse...
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Facebook Renaming Brand Might Catapult Ethereum To New ATHs

Meta is also Zuckerberg's jumpstart to the Metaverse, which has been the latest buzzword around the internet. The metaverse is a digital landscape where people can interact socially and economically using digital goods. But what technology will run the metaverse? Many have opted and signalled...
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Cryptoys, The New & Fun Crypto Platform On The Block(chain)

After raising $7.5 million on a seed round led by Andreessen Horowitz, the company is already negotiating with several well-known brands to leverage its open-world experience or Cryptoverse. This digital environment will allow users to play with their toys with play-to-earn features, earning in-game rewards...
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Top 3 Metaverse Projects To Consider For 2022

The metaverse concept was launched many years ago, but it is only now that it has gone mainstream and has attracted even top tech giants who want to be part of the sector. The metaverse concept is more mature in the crypto sector because it...
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Mobile Game Giant Zynga Moves Into Crypto Gaming

This is part of the platform’s developments from its 3rd Quarter earnings. Zynga now integrates NFTs and blockchain technology into their gaming division. Zynga declared their intention to incorporate NFTs and blockchain technology to their projects. They also plan on doing the same to their...
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Solana Ventures Launches $100 Million Gaming Fund

Even countries like China, which seemingly reject traditional cryptocurrencies, have been praising blockchain for a long time now. This allowed it to reach out and touch almost any industry out there, and offer improved, or brand new solutions that would make them better, faster, cheaper,...
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The Metaverse – What Is It? A Complete Guide

According to some expert predictions, the metaverse might bring changes that would revolutionize the internet as we know it, and alongside it, the way humans communicate and interact with one another. Right now, it all sounds like science fiction — something that seems more believable...
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VISA Praises NFTs For Making Crypto 'Cool' To The Masses

NFT BoomNFT traders, creators, and investors exchanged an estimated $10 billion between July, August, and September. The attention generated by the non-fungible token hype has also spilled over to cryptocurrency projects that feature NFTs. Marketplaces that facilitate the exchange of these non-fungible tokens have experienced...
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5 Industries Already Using Blockchain Technology

Moreover, this tech as such came about first in the form of a cryptocurrency (Bitcoin), so it won’t be an outright lie to claim that crypto is blockchain. But the reverse is not necessarily true. Blockchain may not be crypto these days, and in this...
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Kusama Making Waves — A Guide To KSM

If you want to be successful, you need your project to be fully functional and address these key aspects. Scalability, accepting an unlimited number of users operating concurrently. Speed, they can process thousands or millions of operations per second. Sustainability, all of the features need...
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The Little Engine That Could – Bright Prospects For Enjin (ENJ)

The Enjin network has also gained popularity over time, but some believe that it is yet to achieve its full potential. Given the fundamentals of the Enjin network, it has what it needs to be the next major blockchain network in the sector. However, other...
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What Are The Top Solana NFTs And Can They Overtake Ethereum-based NFTs?

Although NFTs initially picked traction on the Ethereum blockchain with the so-called "blue-chip" NFT collections such as CryptoPunk, Etherock, and others selling to the tune of hundreds of thousands of dollars, the increased activity on Ethereum has somewhat made the process of buying and selling...
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NFT And Terra Virtua Marketplace

There are 3 major events that have impacted the blockchain world. The first one of course, is the appearance of Bitcoin, which is the first cryptocurrency mined in January 2009 by one or a group of people still unknown, with the name of Satoshi Nakamoto....
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Blockchain Technology Against Global Hunger

Many people in the world, especially those from developing countries suffer from severe food deprivation daily. One may wonder why even with the fact that the planet produces enough food that can feed everyone. However, the causes of global hunger are poverty, climatic change, economic...
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VeChain Is On A Downwards Trajectory That Shows No Sign Of Stopping

Over the years, people have seen various and numerous cryptocurrency blockchain platforms and coins rise and fall due to multiple reasons such as security, transparency, high trading fees, lack of liquidity, and lack of good customer support. VeChain, on the other hand, has been the...
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The "Ethereum Killer" Hypothesis: Are They Dead On Arrival?

These emerging blockchains, dubbed “Ethereum killers” aim to control a king-size share of the decentralized finance (DeFi), non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and Smart Contracts sectors. Understanding Ethereum and Ethereum KillersEthereum is a decentralized, open-source blockchain ecosystem that allows developers to build decentralized applications (dApps) on its...
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ICON – A Complete Overview Of ICX

Most of these Altcoins capitalize on certain limitations of the early cryptos like BTC and ETH. One of such coins is the ICON cryptocurrency, a coin that facilitates the connection and interaction of various blockchain projects. ICON looks to serve as a connection point for...
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What Are The Top DEX On Fantom Blockchain? SpiritSwap Vs SpookySwap

Among the various layer-1 blockchains aiming to capitalize on Ethereum’s shortcomings about lack of scalability, high gas fees, and others, there is Fantom (FTM), a decentralized, open-source, and permissionless smart contract protocol that allows developers to build decentralized applications (dApps), NFTs, and more on top...
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XRP Vs XLM – What Does Stellar Do Better?

Each of them has made major strides in their respective objectives to become adopted for global remittances. However, Ripple remains ahead of Stellar in respect to their respective native cryptocurrencies. XRP ranks as the sixth-largest cryptocurrency in terms of market capitalization. On the other hand,...
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Is Enjin The King Of Gaming Cryptos – Who Are Its Rivals?

Enjin is revolutionalizing blockchain gaming experience, enabling users the ability to create, integrate, trade, and manage custom NFTs or digital assets in blockchain games. In the article, we discuss the Enjin ecosystem and project and other blockchain platforms that are also pushing to improve gaming...
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The Graph Is An Unusual Crypto Project – Here’s All You Need To Know

However, the industry could only begin with some centralized entities, who are gradually being replaced with decentralized alternatives. This is what The Graph protocol aims to do, substituting data ingestion services like Etherscan, which is a centrally-governed platform for sourcing historical transactions on the Ethereum...
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PayPal’s Venmo Expands Crypto Services With Crypto Cash-back Feature

While Venmo is not the only payments application that offers crypto services, it commands an 18% share of the global crypto wallet users. Venmo Pushing Crypto StrategyAs aforementioned, Venmo recently released the cashback to crypto feature. The feature automates the cashback process by allowing users...
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Medical Company Uses Blockchain Technology For COVID-19 Test Verification

A medical services company in Mexico is utilizing blockchain technology to prevent the forgery of COVID-19 test results. Blockchain for Authentic COVID-19 ResultsMedical Devices Supplier, otherwise known as MDS Mexico, launched a COVID-19 testing service that uses blockchain technology, according to a report by local...
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Velas Aims To Merge Crypto And AI – Here’s How

Blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) have developed into driving technologies that power innovation across pretty much every industry. Artificial intelligence refers to machines that are built to perform insightful tasks that have customarily been accomplished by people. Blockchain is a decentralized organization of computers that...
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Quantum Resistant Blockchain? A Complete Guide To QAN

Blockchain innovation has many possible applications - from decentralized content storage networks to databases for medical records and supply chain management. Although the present blockchains are considered strong given the kind of encryption they use to ensure private keys and exchanges, this situation cannot last...
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BSN Blockchain Project Expands To Turkey And Uzbekistan

The partnership deal was made possible by Red Date Technology, the architect firm behind BSN, through collaboration with the Turkish Chinese Business Matching Center (TUCEM). TUCEM is a body that was created in 2006, and it has since grown to become a major commercial hub...
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MoneyGram Intergrates With Stellar Blockchain For USDC Settlements

MoneyGram's collaboration with SDF will see the use of the dollar-backed stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) to facilitate seamless conversion to fiat and vice versa for customers. USDC Stablecoin for Instant TransfersThe partnership between both parties was announced in a press release by MoneyGram on Wednesday...
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How Supply Chains Can Be Improved With Cryptocurrency

Blockchain is the digital technology behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency networks and is a potential game-changer in the financial world. But another area where there is a great promise is in supply chain management. Blockchain can significantly improve the supply chain by enabling faster and...
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EOS vs Tron – Which ‘Ethereum Killer’ is Better?

EOS and Tron, among other platforms, are considered the "Ethereum killers" because while they all share a common goal, these two have over time attracted active users, which is a very concerning metric to Ethereum developers. What is EOS and How Does it Work?EOS is...
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OMG Network Vs. Polygon – Which is the Best Layer 2 Solution?

The Ethereum network has become increasingly popular since its inception, and thus, the number of users and applications has created high levels of congestion across the blockchain. The Ethereum network is limited, and it makes that fees are pretty more elevated compared to other solutions....
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Ocean DAO is Making Tremendous Headway – All You Need to Know

Project founders and curators are the major players in the OceanDAO ecosystem. While the former can actively source for grants to build their projects, curators are usually OCEAN token holders who uphold the standards of the community by voting quality projects. To stand a chance...
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Cardano Smart Contracts Have Launched – All You Need to Know

The emergence of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies in the global financial system has been an outstanding revitalization and a propellant towards the inclination of the financial sector's success story. The first and most popular modern cryptocurrency is Bitcoin. In its early days, it has faced...
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Decentraland is Gaining a Lot of Hype – All About This Exciting Project

Accordingly, different developers are jostling for market share. When imitation is the norm, projects are introducing exceptional features that'll set them apart. One such project is Decentraland. It seeks to provide gamers with the experiences they desire while providing earning opportunities to them. So, what...
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Middleware-FAANGS of Blockchains

IntroductionTo say that we leverage Blockchain only for financial transactions is an understatement given its use cases in general. A blockchain's core property is decentralization and it is what makes a blockchain secure and reliable. It also helps rid an application of third-party integrations that...
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Smart Contracts – Are They The Future Of Digital Currency?

Since then, they have been responsible for the creation of pretty much every blockchain product that we know and love today, including DeFi protocols, popular dApps, NFTs, and more. But what are they exactly, and why are they so crucial for the future of crypto?...
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DeFi on Bitcoin-An Overview

Bitcoin is the first-ever and most successful digital currency. The best part is that its stature has not diminished in the big span of twelve years since 2009. In fact, for a common man, it has become the face of the blockchain world. Even a...
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PolkaDot Vs. Solana

IntroductionThe Blockchain world today engages in a race to develop the most scalable and secure blockchain networks. As a result, new blockchain networks have emerged, and subsequently new cryptocurrencies. Polkadot is a heterogeneous blockchain architecture, developed in the year 2016 by one of Ethereum's co-founders,...
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The Growing Era of Digital Transformation in Caribbean

What is Digitalisation?Digitalization means using opportunities that technology brings to IT and advanced analysis, sensors, robotics, and 3D printing as leverage for corporate development. This affects the entire ecosystem of companies such as employees, customers, manufacturers, and partners. Companies that want to succeed in digitizing...
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Balancer – A DeFi Platform That Balances Your Portfolio?

Invariably, when lay observers hear about cryptocurrency-related topics on the news, their mind naturally gravitates toward speculative activities. With so many digital assets, particularly high-risk altcoins like Shiba Inu minting a new generation of millionaires, it’s difficult not to view the so-called blockchain market as...
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What Are Crypto Domain Names and How do They Work?

A centrally owned domain is managed by a third-party organization, which has to report its ownership to ICANN, an international organization that tracks the property of all domains. Crypto domains change this and democratize access to domain names. Crypto Domain NamesTraditional domains are not really...
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Ethereum’s Community Support of Ethiopia in the Ongoing Tokyo Olympics

Members of the Ethereum community rallied behind Ethiopia in the recently concluded Olympic games held in Tokyo after it was observed that Twitter’s hashtag-activated special emojis for Ethiopia coincided with the ticker of the second largest cryptocurrency. The twitter hashtag for Team Ethiopia, ETH, which...
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PancakeSwap Vs Sushiswap – Which is Better?

Through these exchanges, individuals can swap one token for the other, lend or stake their cryptocurrencies and earn rewards through permissionless liquidity protocols. Among the popular DEXs available are PancakeSwap and Sushiswap. PancakeSwap and Sushiswap are both forks for UniSwap, another popular De-Fi exchange. Both...
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Amazon Hiring Blockchain Lead In Potential Crypto Business Move

Most cryptocurrencies saw a surge in price right after the announcement, a considerable 15% gain in just a few days. The job posting soon was subject to speculation from the crypto community, and rumours started circulating that Amazon would soon start accepting cryptocurrency payment. Amazon...
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Understanding The IOTA Marketplace

Moreover, huge chunks of data remain under the control of specific entities, leaving companies with little or no access to information that can be useful when adopting new business models. The IOTA marketplace addresses this situation by developing a secure and decentralized data marketplace accessible...
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PancakeSwap – What Is It? How Does It Work?

Among the major examples of DEXs like Uniswap and Sushiswap (both based on the Ethereum network), this article will focus on PancakeSwap. What is PancakeSwap, and what makes it different from the other Ethereum-based DEXes? Let’s dive right in! What is PancakeSwap? PancakeSwap is a...
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What Is A Layer 2 Solution? – How Do They Work?

The use of blockchain is becoming increasingly popular and statistics says that it is only going to rise because more people have embraced the digitization of money. Achieving important blockchain scalability or ability to handle loads of requests at the same time is made possible...
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Cryptocurrencies With The Highest Transaction Speeds

The ultimate goal of cryptocurrency and related technologies is to replace inefficient and centralized traditional financial systems. The crypto space has made considerable strides to achieve this goal with the growth in mainstream adoption of several blockchain products. They include yield farming, decentralized lending borrowing,...
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Blockchain Isn't 'Unhackable' – Top 3 Crypto Hacks

Blockchain Designed to be Secure Cryptocurrencies are digital assets that were designed to act as a method for exchange using cryptography innovation and remove the need for a middleman like the government or traditional banking systems. With the assistance of blockchain innovation, digital currencies have...
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