Aug 22, 2022
There are a lot of different Bitcoin forks available. Some of them disappeared right after they started while others managed to thrive despite the fact that up until this fine day none of them were able to take Bitcoin’s rightful place. This raises the question if these cryptocurrencies are indeed obsolete or if they have a use case that is still attractive. In this article, we are going to examine Bitcoin Cash and what potential lies within this particular Bitcoin fork
Aug 17, 2022
The dog coins are gaining steam. Around the announcement of Doge's Dogechain, SHIB's share price also pumped about 30%. Although there was no immediate cause, Shiba Inu has many projects in the pipeline. For example, it is launching its own layer 2: Shibarium.
Aug 08, 2022
Solana is very successful not only in terms of price. Two years ago, the cryptocurrency was trading at around $0,50 and peaked with the rest of the market last year. Many analysts and experts had doubts about the technology because everything was still under development and basically one big beta test. It turned out that these doubts were partially justified since Solanas network went down on several occasions and had to be restarted. Why is the pressure continuing on this very young cryptocurrency and why is Sam Bankman-Fried still bullish on Solana?
Aug 07, 2022
An overwhelming majority of UNI holders are voting in favor of the pilot to introduce a fee switch. This means that in the future, Uniswap's liquidity providers may receive a fraction less of the transaction fees paid by traders. The money this would free up could be used for the development of Uniswap.
Aug 05, 2022
Ripple is a private software company founded in 2012 by Jed McCaleb and Chris Larsen in California. The unlisted company was first called OpenCoin, but later renamed Ripple. The company began developing the Ripple protocol in 2012, which is a decentralised peer-to-peer (P2P) network that offers banks and other financial institutions a payment protocol. XRP is the native token of the Ripple network and is issued and developed only by the Ripple company. Ripple's open source protocol is already being used by banks and other institutions.
Aug 03, 2022
On the night of Tuesday to Wednesday, August 3, thousands of users of wallets like Phantom and TrustWallet were robbed of their Solana and SOL-related coins. In the hack, which is still ongoing, $8 million worth of crypto has been stolen.
Aug 01, 2022
Floki Inu (FLOKI) has been going strong in recent weeks. Not only has the cool little dog doubled in price since its listing on LiteBit on July 19. But also, the team of developers is working on actual DeFi applications. One of these is Project L: a "vault" for digital assets.
Jul 27, 2022
The Merge is expected to happen in September and the market has already acted. Ethereum has seen tremendous growth in price over the last two weeks and even outperformed Bitcoin. It remains to be seen if the event is already priced in or if we are going to witness more action once the Merge happens. Ethereum is racing towards proof of stake and this raises an important question. What are all those miners going to do once they cannot make a profit from mining Ether? Ethereum Classic offers a serious opportunity and it seems that the mining industry is starting to back the network.
Jul 25, 2022
Shiba Inu has a colorful community that created its own ecosystem of tokens and DeFi applications. One of these applications is a so-called burn portal that is rewarding users for effectively destroying their SHIB tokens. Recently, the portal is not working properly and this has raised serious concerns among the users. Since the portal is not directly affiliated with the Shiba Inu team but is rather a collaborative effort, things are getting more complicated. What is the Shib burn portal, how can users benefit from it and why is it not working like it’s supposed to be?
Jul 21, 2022
On many fronts developers are working to increase the scalability of Ethereum: both in terms of the number of transactions and lower transaction costs. This week, Polygon announced the launch of their so-called zero-knowledge (zk) Ethereum Virtual Machine. It is the first the zk-rollup technology compatible with Ethereum.
Jul 20, 2022
This summer is getting hot because Solana NFTs are seeing more trading volume and some analysts believe that yet another “Solana summer” is imminent. OpenSea seems to pick up on that idea ever since the platform decided to integrate Solana NFTs in a beta version. The most recent move is even more exciting because it takes new collections based on Solanas blockchain to another level. What are launchpads and how is this step strengthening the Solana ecosystem?