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Tech Deep Dives
A Deep Dive Into the Eight Most Popular OHM Forks
CoinMarketCap takes a deep dive into the eight most popular forks of Olympus. Learn about how these forks work and on which blockchains you can find them.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
11mo ago
4m
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Crypto News
Crypto News, Dec. 6: A Miserable Day for Crypto
Not only has billions of dollars been wiped off the total market cap of all cryptocurrencies, but more than $300 million has been stolen as a result of two audacious hacks.
By Connor Sephton
11mo ago
3m
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Crypto Basics
What Is DeFi 2.0?
While the actual meaning of DeFi 2.0 is currently evolving, its key component is the inclusion of alternatives to the pillar of DeFi 1.0, i.e liquidity mining. Read more!
By Sarah Ahmed
11mo ago
5m
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Altcoins
Over $300M Stolen as Two Hacks Rattle the Markets
A "stolen private key" meant up to $196 million was taken from BitMart, while BadgerDAO is trying to reason with an attacker who swiped thousands of Bitcoin from the popular DeFi protocol.
By Connor Sephton
11mo ago
3m
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Tech Deep Dives
A Deep Dive Into Bitlocus
Bitlocus aims to bring more people into DeFi by lowering the barrier to entry.
By Daniel Phillips
11mo ago
6m
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Metaverse
Podcast: Bitcoin Misses Price Target — By a Long Way
We've got all of this week's crypto headlines — and some tasty details on how you can get free Bitcoin by ordering takeout.
By Connor Sephton
11mo ago
3m
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Tech Deep Dives
What Is Olympus (OHM)?
Olympus is run as a DAO and aims to create a decentralized cryptocurrency that can be a global medium of exchange.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
11mo ago
5m
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Crypto News
News Roundup, Nov. 29: Bitcoin's Impressive Rally
BTC shrugs off concerns about coronavirus — as a token that shares the same name as the Omicron strain surges by close to 1,000%.
By Connor Sephton
11mo ago
2m
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Altcoins
Omicron Token Surges after COVID Variant Named
OMIC had launched at the beginning of November — and for most of the past week, was trading steady at about $65. But over the weekend, the token surged to highs of $689… up close to 1,000%.
By Connor Sephton
11mo ago
2m
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DeFi
SEC Takes Aim at High-Interest Crypto Lending
Locking crypto into lending platforms that offer interest rates orders of magnitude above traditional bank savings accounts can be lucrative. But are its days numbered?
By Leo Jakobson
1yr ago
2m
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Blog
Best Aave Data Dashboards on Nov. 16: Liquidations, Degens and Ghosts, Oh My!
Flipside Crypto: Aave data dashboards have arrived. Discover more about the biggest liquidations and liquidators on the DeFi platform.
By Brendan Murray
1yr ago
2m
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Tech Deep Dives
These Tokens Went Berserk and It Didn’t End Well
Here’s what happened when we took a look at the top 10 tokens by their relative change in trading volume in the last week.
By Daniel Phillips
1yr ago
3m
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Tech Deep Dives
What Is Gitcoin (GTC)?
Gitcoin's main goal is to support the development of open-source projects — and Vitalik Buterin is one of their biggest supporters.
By Ivan Cryptoslav
1yr ago
4m
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Tech Deep Dives
Cardano’s Smart Contract and DApps Ecosystem
Smart contracts went live on Cardano during the Alonzo upgrade on Sept. 12, 2021. Here's how smart contracts work on Cardano, and a list of the most promising DApps in the ecosystem.
By Will Kendall
1yr ago
14m
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How-to Guides
A Deep Dive Into Building Your On-Chain Resume
CoinMarketCap takes a look at how you can build your on-chain resume for a web 3.0 tomorrow.
By Werner Vermaak
1yr ago
6m
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Crypto Basics
5 Ways to Spot an Undervalued Project
Finding the gems in the sea of new crypto projects is tough — we lay out some ideas that can help guide you in your search.
By Daniel Phillips
1yr ago
6m
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Crypto News
CoinMarketRecap Podcast: SQUID Goes Under, While Coinbase Could Go Subscription
Our podcast, released weekly, aims to break down the week's crypto news in a fun and accessible way.
By CoinMarketCap
1yr ago
2m
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Tech Deep Dives
What Is MetaWars?
After an age of progress and tension, humanity has made a home among the stars. Explore, build, battle, and earn $WARS with MetaWars! Read more!
By Daniel Phillips
1yr ago
6m