Get Paid to Be a Loser with Dopex Rebates

Get Paid to Be a Loser with Dopex Rebates

Dopex is a maximum liquidity and minimal exposure options protocol
Coinbase Inks Deal with Mastercard as it Musters for Battle with OpenSea

Coinbase Inks Deal with Mastercard as it Musters for Battle with OpenSea

Coinbase did a deal with Mastercard to secure fiat inflows in its market share battle with OpenSea.
Curve Boosts Layer 2s with Launch on Optimism

Curve Boosts Layer 2s with Launch on Optimism

Curve gave Layer 2s a boost by joining Optimism.
Solana Money Market Solend Offers Developers Incentives to Build on It

Solana Money Market Solend Offers Developers Incentives to Build on It

Solend to share loan origination fees with developers who drive business to the platform.
China Hops Aboard NFT Bandwagon But With No Cryptocurrency Links

China Hops Aboard NFT Bandwagon But With No Cryptocurrency Links

China is embracing NFTs but will not permit settlement or links to cryptocurrencies.
Exclusive: OpenDAO Is Building an NFT Prediction Market and Bespoke Blockchain

Exclusive: OpenDAO Is Building an NFT Prediction Market and Bespoke Blockchain

OpenDAO's founder told The Defiant the platform is building a blockchain and a prediction market for NFTs.
The Defiant's Go-To Guide to OpenSea Challengers

The Defiant's Go-To Guide to OpenSea Challengers

A bevy of NFT marketplaces are challenging OpenSea's domination with a number of features.
Defi Project Triggers Uproar by Charging .01 ETH Fee to Join Airdrop

Defi Project Triggers Uproar by Charging .01 ETH Fee to Join Airdrop

Fees.wtf broke with norms and charged a fee to airdrop recipients, triggering an uproar.
LOOKSRARE Airdrops Token and Entices NFT Fans to Try Out New Marketplace

LOOKSRARE Airdrops Token and Entices NFT Fans to Try Out New Marketplace

New marketplace LOOKSRARE airdrops up to $26K to NFT traders.
ERC-4626 Proposes To Make Yield-Bearing Tokens Their Own DeFi Lego

ERC-4626 Proposes To Make Yield-Bearing Tokens Their Own DeFi Lego

ERC-4626 has been proposed to standardize yield-bearing tokens.
BitGo Makes Deal with Index Coop in Bet Institutions Want 'Thematic' DeFi Tokens

BitGo Makes Deal with Index Coop in Bet Institutions Want 'Thematic' DeFi Tokens

BitGo has done a deal with Index Coop in a bid to offer institutional investors more offerings…
Blockchain Interoperability Moves Closer to Fruition But Challenges Remain

Blockchain Interoperability Moves Closer to Fruition But Challenges Remain

DeFi will draw closer to interoperability in 2022, potentially reshaping blockchain technology.
NFT Hoodies? Tezos Inks Deal with Apparel Retailer Gap in Latest Challenge to Ethereum

NFT Hoodies? Tezos Inks Deal with Apparel Retailer Gap in Latest Challenge to Ethereum

Tezos' dealmaking is picking up mojo with its latest agreement — helping Gap support NFT hoodies.
Margin Trading Exchange dYdX to Fully Decentralize in 2022

Margin Trading Exchange dYdX to Fully Decentralize in 2022

One of the most widely used exchanges in DeFi plans to fully decentralize by the end of 2022.
DeFi Dynamo Paradigm Spreads its Bets with Investment in Citadel Securities

DeFi Dynamo Paradigm Spreads its Bets with Investment in Citadel Securities

Paradigm's investment in Citadel Securities will broaden its portfolio away from DeFi to TradFi.
Doodles NFTs Soar in Value Thanks to Community Input and Astute Management

Doodles NFTs Soar in Value Thanks to Community Input and Astute Management

The floor price for Doodles, the NFT project, has jumped thanks to a rare mix of management chops, community input and its clever artwork.
AP Doubles Down on NFTs and Launches Marketplace for Iconic Images

AP Doubles Down on NFTs and Launches Marketplace for Iconic Images

The Associated Press is launching an NFT marketplace for its historic photographs.
Vitalik Sounds Alarm on Security of Cross-chain Bridges

Vitalik Sounds Alarm on Security of Cross-chain Bridges

Vitalik Buterin weighed in with concerns on the security of cross-chain bridges.

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Surging Burn Rate Drives First Deflationary Week for ETH Issuance

Ethereum's deflationary forces are making records as burn rate surges.

China Hops Aboard NFT Bandwagon But With No Cryptocurrency Links

China is embracing NFTs but will not permit settlement or links to cryptocurrencies.

OlympusDAO and Forks Brutalized as Broader DeFi Market Rebounds

OlympusDAO and its forks have suffered a rough stretch in the last week.

Crypto Markets Throw Tantrum as Fed Prepares To Target Inflation

Why crypto investors are concerned about monetary tightening.

Exclusive: OpenDAO Is Building an NFT Prediction Market and Bespoke Blockchain

OpenDAO's founder told The Defiant the platform is building a blockchain and a prediction market for NFTs.

The Defiant's Go-To Guide to OpenSea Challengers

A bevy of NFT marketplaces are challenging OpenSea's domination with a number of features.

The Defiant's Definitive Guide to DeFi

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