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POAP Raises $10M for NFTs Recording Celebrations and Events

POAP Raises $10M for NFTs Recording Celebrations and Events

A new platform creates NFTs to commemorate events and celebrations.
Aave Cranks Up Institutional Play With Launch on Layer 2 Networks

Aave Cranks Up Institutional Play With Launch on Layer 2 Networks

Aave Arc inked deals with Layer 2s Optimism and Arbitrum as part of its strategy to attract institutional investors.
Cosmos Connects to Ethereum Via the Osmosis DEX

Cosmos Connects to Ethereum Via the Osmosis DEX

The Cosmos ecosystem got a boost today by joining Ethereum via Osmosis.
New Entrants Follow Compound’s Lead to Offer Fiat Savers Juicier Yields

New Entrants Follow Compound’s Lead to Offer Fiat Savers Juicier Yields

A new wave of DeFi players are trying to entice traditional savers with juicy yields.
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.
How to Get Started with Fantom | Spookyswap Tutorial

How to Get Started with Fantom | Spookyswap Tutorial

Fantom is a highly scalable blockchain platform for DeFi, crypto dApps, and enterprise applications.
Surging Burn Rate Drives First Deflationary Week for ETH Issuance

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 Hops Aboard NFT Bandwagon But With No Cryptocurrency Links

China is embracing NFTs but will not permit settlement or links to cryptocurrencies.
DeFi and Impact Investing Must Work In Tandem to Build Sustainable Economies

DeFi and Impact Investing Must Work In Tandem to Build Sustainable Economies

Gabriela Chang writes that DeFi was made for impact investing, and the two forces must work in tandem to address sustainability.
OlympusDAO and Forks Brutalized as Broader DeFi Market Rebounds

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

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

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.
CBDC Central Bank Digital Currencies - Complete Guide 2022

CBDC Central Bank Digital Currencies - Complete Guide 2022

Remember when Congress got all hot and bothered about Stablecoins at the end of last year? This was Liz Warren “the most dangerous part of the crypto world. It’s where the scammers and the cheats and the swindlers mix among…
Gitcoin Revives Debate Over Quadratic Funding with New Dev Protocol

Gitcoin Revives Debate Over Quadratic Funding with New Dev Protocol

Gitcoin's new quadratic funding offering is stimulating fresh debate about the novel mechanism.
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.
EPNS Hits Ethereum Mainnet to Boost Links Between DeFi Projects and Users

EPNS Hits Ethereum Mainnet to Boost Links Between DeFi Projects and Users

The Ethereum Push Notification Service (EPNS) arrival on the mainnet may improve direct communication between projects and users.
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.

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Auto Staking & Flexible Vesting with Olympus V2 Bonds

Olympus V2 Bonds are here with major upgrades from previous version including auto-staking and flexible vesting.

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

The floor price for Doodles, the NFT project, has jumped thanks to a rare mix of management chops, community input and its clever artwork.

Metis Andromeda Layer 2 is VERY Fast and VERY Cheap | Netswap Tutorial

Metis is an open protocol and the Metis Andromeda network is open to any developer or team that wants to launch a DApp, token, or any other kind of project on their EVM Equivalent platform

AP Doubles Down on NFTs and Launches Marketplace for Iconic Images

The Associated Press is launching an NFT marketplace for its historic photographs.

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