The president, the fast-food giant, and the sus crypto token

There’s never a dull moment in crypto. Peak to trough total market cap outflows, since late December’s all-time high of $2.4 trillion, come in at -$900 billion or -38%. Although we’ve seen... Read more »

Transaction volume up, users down – is OpenSea challenger LooksRare gmi?

Two weeks since launch, LooksRare, portrayed as a community driven challenger to the NFT behemoth OpenSea, is still printing high levels of transaction volumes. On the surface, it looks like LooksRare has... Read more »

CZ says bitter ex-Binance employees are behind incriminating report

Changpeng Zhao (CZ) hits out at former employees and associates, saying Binance is the victim of a smear campaign. The comments come in relation to a Reuters report that alleges Binance is... Read more »

ENS is taking first steps to Ethereum Layer-2 support

Ethereum Name Service (ENS) is taking initial steps towards adopting Ethereum Layer-2 support. With Layer-2 support users with .eth domain names, or new users looking to register a .eth domain name, will... Read more »

Latest Solana outage leave users liquidated

With the crypto market witnessing one of the most bearish weeks in recent memory, Solana, the much-heralded rival of Ethereum, saw a network outage that lasted for more than 24 hours which... Read more »

Will a non-EVM overtake compatible chains in 2022?

The Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) is the core of the Ethereum network and the heart of smart contract deployment and execution. EVM to Ethereum is like a CPU to a computer. Currently,... Read more »

The Fed’s proposed CBDC: a dystopian nightmare or a necessary evolution of the dollar?

The U.S. Federal Reserve has taken its first step towards issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC). And while a digital dollar is still years away even if the Fed decides to... Read more »

New data shows how Solana transactions compare against Ethereum

Solana network has become one of the viable alternatives to Ethereum in recent months. Like all other blockchain networks described as Ethereum killers, Solana claims to have the solution. Any network with... Read more »

94% of financial advisors received questions about crypto last year

Bitwise, a leading provider of crypto index funds, and ETF Trends, a noted source of news and analysis in the ETF space, recently released the findings of their fourth joint survey of... Read more »

Bitcoin mining difficulty increased today, hitting a new ATH

After Bitcoin total hash rate hitting a new all-time-high on December 3rd, the protocol has automatically adjusted the mining difficulty as shown by the latest data from analytics service Glassnode. The hash... Read more »