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Crypto Basics
Is DeFi on Bitcoin the Next Hype Wave?
Today, the decentralized finance (DeFi) landscape is brimming with potential. Bitcoin’s DeFi ecosystem is still in its nascent stages of development.
By Daniel Phillips
5d ago
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Crypto News
90 Types of Crypto Worth $160M Stolen in Wintermute Hack
Somnium Space Cubes, Maple Finance, Curve Finance, E-Radix, Yield Guild Games, Shiba Inu, Synthetix, FTX and Polygon were most affected by the hack.
By Connor Sephton
2w ago
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Tech Deep Dives
What Is Sweat Economy? The Move-to-Earn Application and Fitness Ecosystem
By rewarding people with digital tokens, a variety of move-to-earn apps have looked to make fitness more attractive and rewarding.
By Daniel Phillips
3w ago
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Crypto Basics
APR vs APY in Crypto: What’s the Difference?
You might have seen the terms APR and APY in the crypto and DeFi space — but have you ever wondered what they exactly mean, and what the difference between the two is? Learn more below.
By CryptoJelleNL
1mo ago
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Crypto News
Crypto News, August 22: Australia Wants to Map Crypto Tokens
The Australian government is aiming for innovative crypto regulation. Meanwhile, FTX reports record growth, with 2021 revenue up 1,000% compared to 2020.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1mo ago
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Crypto News
Hodlnaut in a $193 Million Hole
Yet another CeFi lender reports a massive financial shortfall as a result of UST exposure.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1mo ago
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Crypto News
Russian Ransomware Attacker Extradited to US From Netherlands, Tornado Cash Dev Still Isolated
A Tornado Cash developer is not allowed to talk to his wife, while another Russian citizen was extradited to the U.S. on charges of ransomware attacks.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1mo ago
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Crypto News
Celsius Could Be Broke by End of October, Projections Say
The CeFi lender has a much bigger financial hole to plug than previously expected.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1mo ago
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Crypto News
Crypto Twitter Indignant at Tornado Cash Developments
The cryptosphere on Twitter made its anger heard over privacy concerns.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1mo ago
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Altcoins
Binance Recovers More Than 80% of Funds Stolen in Curve Finance Attack
"The hacker kept on sending the funds to Binance in different ways, thinking we can't catch it," CZ tweets.
By Connor Sephton
1mo ago
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Crypto Basics
Arbitrage Opportunities in DeFi
The DeFi sector comes with many arbitrage opportunities for traders. Let's understand different arbitrage methods available in this industry and how they work!
By Ivan Cryptoslav
2mo ago
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Tech Deep Dives
What Will Be the Next Bull Market Catalyst? A Look at Crypto and Web3 Use Cases in 2025
This article will cover industry-specific trends that could ring in the next bull market — mainly looking at what Web3 is bringing to the table.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
2mo ago
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How-to Guides
How to Create a DAO
What are the benefits of DAOs, and why do so many people turn to them when they have a big idea?
By Will Kendall
2mo ago
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CMC Research
On-Chain Analysis: Is DeFi Benefiting From the Last Rally?
Metrics show a positive but timid response as people are still coping with recent liquidations and bankruptcies of large investors.
By Gabriel Halm
2mo ago
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Crypto News
CoinMarketCap News, June 24: Can DeFi Keep Recovering from Financially Devastating Hacks?
Also today, why you shouldn't expect Bitcoin to hit a new all-time high between now and 2024.
By Connor Sephton
3mo ago
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DeFi
Solend Avoids PR Disaster with U-Turn over Plans to Gain Access to Whale's Wallet
Some claimed it went against the values of DeFi — and it might have been downright illegal to control someone's funds this way.
By Connor Sephton
3mo ago
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How-to Guides
How To Stake Fantom
Read CoinMarketCap Alexandria's guide on how to stake Fantom (FTM) to earn passive yield with your crypto holdings.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
3mo ago
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How-to Guides
Your Complete Guide to an Initial Stake Pool Offering (ISPO)
CoinMarketCap Alexandria takes a look at a novel method of raising funds in crypto — initial stake pool offering, and how it works.
By Avyan
4mo ago
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