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Crypto News
Venus Protocol Back Online After Terra Price Crash
Venus Protocol resumed its operations after the LUNA collapse.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
4mo ago
1m
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Altcoins
UST Plummets to $0.38 and LUNA Falls 82% in 24 Hours as Do Kwon Fails to Deliver 'Recovery Plan'
The embattled executive has been criticized after falling silent for almost 24 hours as the crisis engulfing his blockchain's two flagship cryptocurrencies worsened.
By Connor Sephton
4mo ago
2m
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Crypto Basics
What Are Liquidity Pool (LP) Tokens?
A primer to the mechanics of liquidity pool (LP) tokens.
By Daniel Phillips
4mo ago
7m
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How-to Guides
A Complete Guide to Making Passive Income With Lending
CoinMarketCap Alexandria takes a look at how to generate passive income by lending out your crypto assets.
By Avyan
5mo ago
14m
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How-to Guides
How To Use BNB Chain in 2022
CoinMarketCap Alexandria looks at the recently rebranded BNB Chain, what it aims to achieve and how you can participate.
By Avyan
5mo ago
13m
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How-to Guides
The Ultimate Dummy's Guide to Passive Income with Staking
CoinMarketCap Alexandria explains all you need to know about making passive income by staking cryptocurrency.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
5mo ago
8m
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Crypto Basics
Will the Next Generation of Elon Musks and Jack Dorseys Operate DAOs?
Why would the next Jack Dorsey, Elon Musk or Mark Cuban start a DAO rather than a corporation?
By Will Kendall
5mo ago
13m
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Crypto News
'Impractical' to Move Russian Rubles into Crypto Because of Low Liquidity, IMF Concedes
Nonetheless, the institution says the crypto ecosystem could still be used to sidestep economic sanctions — especially if due diligence checks are inadequate, or anonymizing tools are used.
By Connor Sephton
5mo ago
3m
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Tech Deep Dives
What Is Avalanche? A Guide to Avalanche's Ecosystem
Avalanche promises high transactional throughput and sub-second finality; here's a look at the top decentralized apps in the Avalanche ecosystem.
By Hassan Shafiq
5mo ago
9m
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DeFi
Ex-DeFi Developer Andre Cronje Breaks Silence and Says Crypto Regulation is 'Necessary'
Cronje claims a lot of crypto projects are being built by people who read Wikipedia articles on bonds and think to themselves "I can do this better."
By Connor Sephton
5mo ago
3m
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Crypto News
ICHI Drops More Than 90% in Liquidation Cascade
The ICHI governance token collapsed in value after cascading liquidations in the Rari Fuse Pool wiped out the pool's liquidity.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
5mo ago
2m
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Crypto Basics
A Guide to Decentralized Finance
Check out our DeFi guide, no matter if you're just a beginner, already trading or a real DeFi degen.
By Anupam Varshney
6mo ago
10m
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DeFi
Experienced Crypto Investor Loses $1.7M in Hot Wallet Hack, and Reveals How It Happened
Arthur_0x said "I'm not sure how I can persuade most normal people to put a substantial part of their networth on-chain anymore" — and warns crypto users to stay vigilant.
By Connor Sephton
6mo ago
2m
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CMC Research
Ultra-low Fees on EVM-compatible Chains: Have It Held Up?
A look at the top EVM-compatible blockchains and whether transaction fees have remained low as promised.
By Daniel Phillips
6mo ago
3m
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Crypto Basics
Who Is Andre Cronje?
Alexandria by CoinmarketCap explores the past, present and future of Andre Cronje, one of the rockstar developers in DeFi that recently left the industry.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
6mo ago
8m
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Tech Deep Dives
Crypto Staking Guide 2022
It's 2022, and despite a lacklustre 2021 for DeFi, TVL continues to grow as stakers increase — but what exactly is staking, and how can you stake in the crypto markets?
By Werner Vermaak
6mo ago
16m
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Crypto News
Chainalysis Unveils Free Sanctions Screening Tools
The blockchain intelligence firm says the services are specifically designed to help decentralized exchanges, DeFi platforms, DAOs and DApp developers.
By Connor Sephton
6mo ago
2m
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CMC Research
How Much Are People Paying to Use Crypto
A look at how much fees people are paying to use different blockchains and decentralized applications like DEXes.
By Daniel Phillips
6mo ago
2m