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DAO Creation Platforms And Management Systems

In the past year alone, the number of DAOs has increased to more than 4000, with the top 20 DAOs holding over $14B in digital assets. Through a DAO, an organization can automatically execute “corporate” actions through the creation of smart contracts, and thus make...
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DeFi Marketplace Falls To Hackers, Loses $3M

Recent reports have revealed that Deus Finance, a popular multi-token DeFi platform, became a victim of an exploit. An unknown hacker (or hackers) used the flaw to rob the platform of $3 million worth of crypto. According to reports, the loss includes 200,000 DAI and...
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Women Who Defy – Empowering Women With Crypto Defy Trends

If you’ve ever tried to learn about cryptocurrency on your own, it can be confusing. The industry is full of acronyms, slang, and cryptic candlestick charts. To a newcomer, it can feel like learning a foreign language. Defy Trends was created to shed some light...
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StoneDefi – Rock Solid Defi?

In September 2020, Alex Lam founded StoneDefi. Lam is well-known in the crypto industry for projects such as RockX. By the end of the year, Signum Capital had taken an interest in StoneDefi. With funding from Signum Capital, Lam’s project was on its way to...
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Adobe's Behance Integrates Phantom Wallet To Support Solana NFTs

Adobe's Behance has announced that it will allow users to link their Phantom Wallet to their Behance accounts. This integration will allow users to showcase the non-fungible tokens (NFTs) developed on the Solana network on their profiles. The support for Solana NFTs on Behance has...
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Taking The Voyage With Voyager

Imagine banking, trading, and buying everyday goods all tied to a crypto account. This is the future that Voyager is pursuing: get rewarded for holding crypto; tell your friends and get rewarded for that too. Voyager: Then and NowEstablished in 2018, Voyager is a crypto...
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Interoperability Across The Metaverse With GuildFI

It also bridges traditional gaming experiences–like online multiplayer games or trading card games–with new digital assets and industries such as crypto exchanges and decentralized applications (dapps) in the growing metaverse. The concept of creating guilds in the crypto space was born out of play to...
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UK Tax Authority Releases Controversial Rules For DeFi

The UK tax agency, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) recently published a new set of rules for the decentralized finance sector. However, the document has already started attracting criticism, as the rules could severely affect innovation in DeFi. Published on Wednesday, February 2nd, the...
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What Is Kava, And Why You Better Pay Attention

But what is it? Kavais a DeFi Platform that provides lending services to holders of major cryptocurrencies. Think of it as a decentralized bank. With $2.1 billion in assets on-chain, a fully diluted market cap of close to $700 million, over 280k users, and $1.8...
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Wonderland Becomes The DAO Of Dystopia

When DAO’s (distributed autonomous organizations) sprung onto the DeFi space at the end of Q3 and beginning of Q4 of 2021, DeGens got excited: frogs were born, and visions of APYs (annual percentage yields) of 80,000% and more caused a lot of buzz, as investors...
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Nepal’s Banking Institutions: “Crypto Is Illegal”

Nepal’s Banking Body Issues Crypto Ban NoticeAccording to The Himalayan, the Nepal Bankers’ Association recently issued a notice stating that individuals were prohibited from indulging in cryptocurrency activities. The notice covers Nepalis and foreigners living in Nepal, as well as Nepalis living abroad. An excerpt...
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Yield Farming On DeFi Luna

By Evan Moffic In 2016, after five years at Microsoft, a bored computer science graduate of Stanford University started his first company. It aimed to expand internet access to impoverished populations around the world. As the company grew, its founder, Do Kwon, became so intrigued...
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MakerDAO – Ethereum's Best DeFi Platform?

This happens every weekend. In every country, in every corner of the world, we gather with friends and try to figure out the bill at the end of the night. What if you could sort it out in an instant? "I'm transferring 30 Dai over...
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Frogs, Degens, IDOs Oh My…

There is no question that new and exciting things are happening and that cryptocurrency is taking “the way business has always been done” and flushing it down the old school drain. One of those newer funding vehicles is called an Initial Dex Offering or IDO...
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A Beginner's Guide To Yield Farming

Banks make a lot of money. Last year the CEO of Chase bank received a salary of $22 million, along with hundreds of millions more in stock options. What if you could do exactly what banks do? You can lend money and make more in...
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Coinbase Introduces DAI Yield Product In 70 Countries

The DAI Yield ProductAccording to the exchange, the service would be a new way for their clients to put their DAI to work, earning a decent yield of between two and six percent. Users who participate in this program can still access their DAI stablecoin...
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IoTeX (IOTX) Vs IOTA

However, it is important to remember that there are other kinds of projects, as well, not quite made to be currencies, but neither are the members of these three trends. These are the projects that were around for years now, aiming to solve real-world problems...
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Umee DeFi Hits ICO Target Early – Exciting Prospect?

Furthermore, Umee aspires to link the cryptocurrency world; the name itself implies connectedness by combining the letters "U" and "Me." Umee is a decentralized infrastructure for cross-chain interactions. Umee links people in a frictionless and trustless method to form lending and borrowing positions, transfer capital...
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Kris Marszalek – The Man Behind Crypto.com

The decision was made in order to reflect the company’s core mission, which is to accelerate the global adoption of digital currencies. Over time, the exchange grew and developed a robust series of products, including crypto debit cards, a decentralized version of its service. However,...
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Top 3 Ways To Survive The Next Crypto Bear Market

The aforementioned developments hold the potential to kickstart a bear market in the crypto industry that can last from a few months to years. Unlike a bull market where virtually every trader seems to make plenty of easy money, a bear market is notoriously unforgiving...
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DeFi Crypto Scams On The Rise – How To Protect Yourself

However, with the increase in the market cap of DeFi protocols, so also the rise in scams in the sector. This piece looks at the various DeFi scams and how investors can protect themselves. Types of DeFi scamsThe various types of DeFi scams are outlined...
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What Is Liquidity And How Does It Impact DeFi?

The liquidity of an asset represents the ease with which an investor can convert their assets into cash. That said, the liquidity of DeFi is of utmost importance since the main aim of a trader is to make profits as fast as possible. What Are...
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Compound (COMP) Vs. Celo (CGLD): The Battle For DeFi Supremacy

Compound and Celo are two projects that add value to this sector. In 2020, DeFi platforms had a breakout year. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts championed these platforms, which fueled a general market rally in the latter half of the year. DeFi platforms continue to show remarkable diversity...
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Does Crypto Adoption Rely On Gaming And Culture For Breakthrough?

However, the greatest concern for the blockchain and crypto industries lies in how increasing attention can be converted to long-term adoption. DeFi and NFTsSystems supported by Decentralized Finance (DeFi) have brought us to a space where in-game purchases are conveniently traded out of the game....
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Colony Lab On Target For $21 Million Raise — About The Project

How then can these retail investors partake in and fund an accelerator program of a propitious project just like others? Colony Lab has come to bridge this gap via its revolutionary approach and unique features. Colony lab is a Defi project or protocol that runs...
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5 Crypto Predictions That The Experts Got Wrong

While many investors have made insane profits this year, many others have lost a lot. The market has often played according to analysis and predictions, but sometimes, it has proven analysts wrong and rubbished certain predictions about price action. Some analysts and experts this year...
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DEXs See Record Growth As Exchange Battles Tighten

Despite the market-wide meltdown, decentralized exchange (DEX) volumes have been soaring, owing to DeFi, which continues to amaze with billions of dollars entering this new economy. Growth Experienced By DEXDespite having a low volume compared to the other DEXs, OpenSea was one of the fastest-growing,...
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Blockster Becomes An Exclusive Media Partner With EcoX Dubai

EcoX Dubai possesses one of the most prominent networks in the industry, comprising top investors, prominent executives, and well-known thought leaders. EcoX’s meetups and events regularly gather the industry’s leading trendsetters. And now you will be able to get all the coverage exclusively on Blockster....
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Grizzly.fi’s Andrés Soltermann Shares His DeFi Story

Whether we are talking about developers, entrepreneurs, traders/investors, or otherwise, there are plenty of remarkable individuals who were attracted by the opportunities offered by the crypto world. One of Blockster’s goals is to introduce its users to these cool people from our industry and let...
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CODI Finance Goes To IEO Amid A Lot Of Hype

What is CODI Finance?CODI Finance is an all-in-one DeFi protocol built on Solana, a scalable blockchain offering fast and cheap transactions. The protocol, ensuring that its offerings are secure, highly scalable, and interoperable, has three main products: a Decentralized Exchange (DEX) launchpad, an NFT marketplace,...
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Criminal Activity Thrives On DeFi As $10.5bn Lost To Fraud And Theft

Ever since it became popular, the crypto industry has been seeing major amounts of money go through it. Not quite at the level of traditional finance, of course, but still pretty large. And, since it remains unregulated, that money is sometimes not properly secured, and...
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Sony Giving Away NFTs To Spider-Man Ticket Buyers

According to what is known, Sony and AMC are about to show their appreciation of blockchain technology by engaging in this year’s biggest crypto trend — the NFTs. The plan is to offer free NFTs to anyone who pre-orders tickets for the newest Spider-Man movie,...
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MintCarbon.io Launches A Carbon Credit NFT Minting Platform

The figures couldn't paint a grimmer picture. According to the Global Carbon Project, we'll have emitted 36.4 billion tonnes of carbon to the atmosphere by the year's end. Coming at a time when global temperatures are rising, this is a worrying revelation. Accordingly, climate-conscious individuals...
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Ethereum: A Future With Layer 2 Protocols And Even Layer 3 And 4 Protocols

In recent months, DeFi users have overburdened the Ethereum network, resulting in a backlog of unprocessed transactions. As a result of this situation, decentralized applications and networks are threatened by network congestion and high transaction fees. Is it Necessary to Have Low-cost and Fast Microtransactions...
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The Network That Unites Retail Investors With Socially Responsible Business

For the Coop Network, “blockchain” means co-operation. Accordingly, community-focused profit-sharing stands at the center of Coop’s decentralized blockchain project, which aims to unite retail crypto investors and mainstream enterprises seeking to implement blockchain payment and investment solutions. Underserved markets are an especially vital component of...
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Beaver Finance Offers Hedges With Yield Farming

Beaver Finance is a pioneer in its offerings. It is the first DeFi platform to offer liquidity mining. This is under its hedging solution for Impermanent Loss. The platform features a single asset Automate Yield Farming. The platform also contains an Engine for Asset Allocation....
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Non-Custodial Wallets And Exchanges – What You Should Know

From the BeginningThe idea of blockchain is to build a thorough system whose records are immutable, making it impossible for any party—righteous in real life or not—to cheat the system. Blockchain is all about trustlessness. To achieve these ideals, any blockchain-reliant project anchors on the...
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AntEx — Sold Out On Pre-orders Before ICO Launch

In October, the decentralized platform raised the sum of $7.3M, of which $4.8M came from its token sale, funding that was led by Gelos Venture with participants, such as Atlantic Capital, AVA Capital, etc. It's no surprise that AntEx token was already gaining traction before...
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Promised 100% ROI? It’s Likely A Scam, Here’s Why

Too Good to be True RuleROI (Return of Investment) is a financial metric largely used by businesses and corporations across the globe to measure the probable return of an investment. It’s calculated in a ratio between net income and investment and can be used to...
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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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The Top 3 Underrated Metaverse Projects You Should Keep An Eye On

Following Facebook’s rebranding, a flurry of companies across different industries such as Microsoft, Nike, and others, announced their desire to build their Metaverse. The rising interest in the metaverse has translated into spectacular price action across the leading metaverse tokens in the crypto industry. Over...
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The Exciting Rise Of Institutional DeFi Investment

The transformation is accompanied by swift financial innovation and growth associated with radical opportunities and investment returns. Only in 2021, DeFi has recorded an increased total locked value from $646Million to about $14 billion. However, the Rise of Institutional DeFi Investment is triggered by this...
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How To Mint An NFT From Scratch

NFTs saw exponential growth by the 3rd quarter. Its popularity over the last few years captured the interests of lots of users globally. This growth is spurred on by its high yield, and the possibilities it offers for the evolution of the Metaverse. NFTs trading...
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Ripple And Liquidity Hub – Moving Into The DeFi Space

To this effect, Ripple decided to move into the DeFi space through the launch of a new product ‘Ripple Liquidity Hub’. Ripple designed this Liquidity Hub to enable all enterprises to source various tokenized assets from it. It will also allow unrestricted access to crypto...
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SEC Commissioner Welcomes DeFi Opportunities – But It Needs Compliance

DeFi eliminates the need for an intermediary via its smart contracts and decentralized applications (dApps) that run on blockchains. As a result, many financial institutions integrate these dApps into their system using NFTs and DeFi popular digital currency bitcoin. However, while DeFi’s opportunities attract attention,...
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Want To Earn A Crypto Living? Top 5 Ways To Earn A Crypto Income

Investing in CryptoInvesting in cryptocurrencies is the most prominent and essential way of generating profits with crypto. However, there are some things to keep in mind before accessing the crypto market. First, we need to choose a digital asset that has a promising future. Once...
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Reddit Looking To Allow Users To Exchange Karma For Crypto

Cryptocurrencies are gradually becoming an integral part of the world's systems. Industries and sectors continue to plot a future around blockchain technology, and ultimately, cryptocurrencies. The idea of a decentralized internet, Web 3.0, has been mooted in many quarters, and several social networks are beginning...
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Charles Hoskinson – Charlatan Or Messiah?

He attended Metropolitan State University in Denver and University of Colorado Boulder where he studied analytic number theory but failed to complete his PhD. Hoskinson moved to the blockchain space after he quit his consultancy job in 2013 by beginning a project dubbed Bitcoin Education...
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The Ethereum Merge Won’t Lower Fees – So, What Will?

Ethereum’s developers, headed by the network’s founder, Vitalik Buterin, have been working towards ETH 2.0 to switch the platform to a proof-of-stake consensus. What is the Ethereum Merge? When the Ethereum network was initially created, the Beacon Chain protocol was separated from the Mainnet, with...
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Serum (SRM) Closes On Top 50 – Is It A Good Investment?

Motivated by the high transaction fees and the lack of scalability of applications on the Ethereum blockchain, several blockchain projects have taken the initiative to solve the problem. This is the case of Solana, with its features and tools available for new developments, which lends...
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Top 3 Reasons Why DeFi Will Always Beat CeFi

Decentralized Finance (DeFi) has been blowing up for over a year and a half now, and ever since it went big, it showed everyone just how flawed CeFi (centralized finance) is. Even now, DeFi is in its early stage, still imperfect and largely experimental, that...
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How Crypto Gave Hope To Millions During COVID Pandemic

This, of course, does not refer to the prices or the market caps, but rather on the awareness about the industry, and the growing number of users. Ever since the bull run of 2017, when Bitcoin first hit $20,000 per coin, the crypto industry has...
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Can Ethereum Reach $100,000 A Coin In The Future?

Currently, Ethereum is trading around $3800 according to data from CoinGecko, hence making a jump to $100,000 will take several years, and it will depend if the altcoin maintains its relevance over the years. The $100,000 mark has currently been set for Bitcoin, with some...
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FATF Final Guidance Includes More Clarification On DeFi And NFTs

FATF Extends Crypto Policy Work to DeFi and NFT The FATF first published a crypto guideline back in 2019 known as the Travel Rule, to regulate and monitor cryptocurrency exchanges, with the aim of abating terrorist financing and money laundering activities allegedly associated with cryptocurrencies....
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Tezos Sees Rapid Growth Of DeFi Amid High Ethereum Fees

While Ethereum is addressing some of these issues by providing solutions such as the Ethereum 2.0 upgrade expected to happen next year, DeFi is slowly moving from Ethereum towards other networks such as Tezos. The blockchain is becoming popular with DeFi because, unlike Ethereum, it...
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Exciting New Crypto Projects Soon To Launch

Such benefits create room for more innovations and global acceptance of digital assets. At the time of writing, the crypto ecosystem supportsmore than 12,000 coins. The number is set to increase as the demand for advanced financial solutions rises. In the following article, we explore...
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Blockchain Economy Expo 2020 Partners With Blockster

Blockster is a platform that connects cryptocurrency developers, stakers, miners, investors, and traders with other cryptocurrency experts and enthusiasts. The Blockchain Economy Expo 2020 is one of the world's largest blockchain events, bringing people together from 191 countries to meet and connect. Blockchain Economy Expo...
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MetaMask Is Widely Used But Slow To Transact – Why Is It Popular?

Web wallets are crucial for your defy experience and when it comes to interacting with platforms like Uniswap, Aave and PancakeSwap there's no better solution than MetaMask. To put it into perspective MetaMask currently has over 10,000.000 users on the Chrome extension and over 5,000,00...
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Can Solana (SOL) Reach A New All-Time High In Q4 2021

Solana’s native coin SOL has had a monumental run throughout 2021, surging from around $1.5 at the beginning of the year in January to its current market price of approximately $150, according to data from CoinGecko. While SOL hit an all-time-high (ATH) value of $213...
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How FTX's NFT Marketplace Could Rival OpenSea In Market Domination

What are NFTs?NFTs, short for non-fungible tokens, have been around for years in the crypto space but are a fairly recent phenomenon in mainstream culture. NFTs broke into the mainstream culture after digital artist Beeple auctioned “Everydays: The First 5000 Days” at Christie’s for a...
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Which Is The Top DEX In The Solana Ecosystem? Orca Vs Raydium

SOL’s rapid price appreciation comes on the back of several factors, the most important of them being its lightning-fast transaction speed and cheap gas fees — the two major problems that plague the Ethereum ecosystem. Solana provides an attractive and feasible alternative to retail investors...
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5 Cryptos To Earn Yield – Without Staking

When you deposit money in a bank, it is like you are giving the institution a loan, for which you get interest. Earning yield in crypto is more or less the same, it involves lending cryptocurrency and in return you get interest and other times...
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What Are Flash Loans – Should The Crypto Community Be Cautious?

Flash loans are relatively new lending systems that have become popular in the DeFi space, yet their popularity has risen to the mainstream as they have been used to exploit hundreds of vulnerable DeFi protocols that resulted in the loss of millions of dollars. How...
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Blockster Becomes BLOCKCHANCE Europe 2021 Media Partner

The mega-summit, which will take place between December 2 and 4, 2021, in Hamburg, Germany, will see 1,500 attendees and 120 speakers from all over the world. Adhering to the strict distancing rules due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the leading conference in the blockchain and...
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DeFi Risks Explained – It Runs Deeper Than Bad Coding

The adjusted total value locked in DeFi smart contracts has grown to $80 billion from $8 billion in one year. In traditional finance, there's always an intermediary. If an entity acts fraudulently, it is possible to prosecute them. There are also the regulators enforcing risk...
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Bitcoin Defi Projects – What Are They? How Do They Work?

Since the 2008 economic crisis and with that, a perfect scenario was created for the birth of Bitcoin, not only as a currency, but as a new financial paradigm. People need alternatives to deal with collapsing financial systems and protect their reserves from value erosion,...
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The Rise Of Defi And The Big Trends In Decentralization

If you are still trying to understand all the new trends in the decentralized market, keep reading this text because we will explain everything! The Rise of DeFiThe DeFi is a part of a new segment of the crypto market, and these initials means “decentralized...
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Us Sec Launches Investigation Into Uniswap Labs

Though the exact details of the probe remain unknown, the Wall Street Journal reported that the U.S. top watchdog is seeking further information on how the Uniswap exchange is marketing its offering and how investors use it. The SEC also wants Uniswap Labs, the developer...
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Algorand Vs Cosmos – Which Is Best For Earning Yield?

Yield earning is when you stake or lend cryptocurrencies for generating more returns and rewards, which are usually paid in the form of cryptocurrencies. Two popular blockchain platforms that are used for earning yield are Algorand and Cosmos. Each of these blockchains comes with a...
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Blockster Partners With CoinAgenda To Host Popular Conference Series

Connecting crypto and blockchain investors with the best startups within the industry since 2014, CoinAgenda hosts the following conferences this year in collaboration with Blockster and its other partners. Check out all of the CoinAgenda partners here. CoinAgenda Europe: In Monaco, between September 27-29, 2021...