Day: March 18, 2021

Tyler Winklevoss Makes GUSD Proposal on Aave

“Bitcoin billionaire” Tyler Winklevoss of Gemini submitted a governance proposal on a community forum for GUSD to be used as stablecoin collateral for loans on AAVE. Currently, GUSD can only be borrowed.  GUSD is a stablecoin that maintains value by holding one USD in reserve for each stablecoin issued. By using GUSD as collateral, borrowers …

Tyler Winklevoss Makes GUSD Proposal on Aave Read More »

Gnosis Merges With Snapshot to Facilitate On-Chain Governance

Gnosis’ newly launched DAO governance tool, SafeSnap, aims to allow users to execute decentralized governance decisions  without incurring expensive gas fees on-chain. Gnosis has merged its multisig wallet, Gnosis Safe, with the off-chain (and therefore gasless) DAO governance dashboard, Snapshot, to create SafeSnap as an addable module for Gnosis Safe. SafeSnap is designed to verify …

Gnosis Merges With Snapshot to Facilitate On-Chain Governance Read More »

iStock 914641282

ETH in Whales’ Wallets Is Barely Budging

ETH in whales’ wallets isn’t budging while smaller holders take their tokens to DeFi. The number of wallets with 100 to 10K Ether have dropped by 7.2% since the cryptocurrency hit an all-time high four weeks ago. In contrast, the amount of wallets with over 10K ETH, valued at more than $18.4M, dropped only 0.9% …

ETH in Whales’ Wallets Is Barely Budging Read More »

MetaMask Mobile Users Get Single Swipe Trading

Ethereum wallet MetaMask introduced Swaps to their mobile app yesterday. The feature allows users to trade cryptocurrencies with a single swipe.  Swaps finds prices and network fees by combining data from automated market makers, professional market makers, request for quotes (RFQs), and individual decentralized exchanges (DEXs). By acting as an aggregator, the trading system aims …

MetaMask Mobile Users Get Single Swipe Trading Read More »

iStock 1038275178 scaled

Micropayments for Content Refuse to Take Off and Crypto Isn’t Helping (Yet)

Have you ever you clicked through a captivating article headline only to be met by a paywall, looked at the subscription prices and wished, “if only I could pay for this single story,” before clicking away? We’ve all been there. In fact, you’re likely having this experience often lately as more websites turn to subscriptions …

Micropayments for Content Refuse to Take Off and Crypto Isn’t Helping (Yet) Read More »