Uniswap facing regulation – Why is the SEC coming for DeFi?
September 7, 2021
Uniswap is the biggest DeFi protocol in the world. It not only played a significant role in making decentralised finance more popular, but it also paved the way for Ethereum to become the number one platform in terms of DeFi. But most recently, Uniswap came under scrutiny by the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the United States. Many true believers of decentralised finance have pointed out in the past that DeFi can never be regulated. The SEC, however, seems to be eager to find a way to classify what decentralised finance is doing and, in particular, Uniswap.
Save the date: Cardano will introduce smart contracts September 12th
August 17, 2021
During this summer, the Cardano community desperately waited for any update regarding the development of Alonzo. Alonzo is the code name of perhaps one of the most important upgrades in Cardano’s history. Why is Alonzo so important, and what to expect from ADA and its possible price development in the near future.
Cardano's Alonzo upgrade
July 26, 2021
Cardano is still waiting for the introduction of smart contracts. The Alonzo hard fork is needed and long overdue. While the market is struggling and Bitcoin is trying to hold on to the 30.000 USD-Dollar resistance, the team developing Cardano is busy achieving the next big update. In today’s article, we are going to take a closer look at Alonzo, why it is important and when it might be released.
eBay could enter crypto: What to expect from this move?
May 11, 2021
eBay is one of the biggest e-commerce companies worldwide. Ever since the inception of Bitcoin many analysts speculated that eBay could adopt Bitcoin and open up to cryptocurrencies in general. With PayPal adopting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash in late 2020 many people believed that eBay would follow soon after its former subsidiary. Will eBay enter crypto and what would be the implications? In today’s article we are going to dig a little bit deeper.
Back from the dead: Why XRP is climbing its way back up
April 21, 2021
After the SEC started a lawsuit against Ripple Labs, and two of its founders, the largest players in the US, stopped offering XRP to their customers for trading, a lot of uncertainty has shaken the market and as a result XRP dropped sharply in value. But only recently the tides have turned and XRP has returned to the market printing new yearly highs. Many thought that XRP is long dead, but why is one of the oldest and most successful crypto assets climbing its way back to the top?
Dogecoin to the moon: Will Elon Musk make the meme come true?
April 13, 2021
April fools are very common. News media, companies, neighbours, family and friends, everybody seems to be into it. Many people are even happier once the pranking and joking stops and April 1th is finally over. In the end not everybody is as funny as they think they are. But one particular statement caught a lot of attention and while it seemed to be just another Joke there might be more to it. In today’s article we are going to take a closer look at Elon Musks sense of humour.
Litecoin: Will the digital silver see a strong rally alongside of the digital gold?
February 22, 2021
Litecoin has experienced a lot of ups and downs in recent years. After Bitcoin, LTC is the second cryptocurrency that was developed and is largely based on BTC. Nevertheless, some things were done differently during the development and therefore Litecoin definitely deserves to be called "digital silver". As such, more and more crypto stole the show from LTC over time. First and foremost, Ethereum with its smart contracts and the option to tokenize various assets. That's why today we want to look at whether digital silver will bounce back as strongly as it did during the bull market in 2017.
Cardano: Why ADA is rushing from one all-time high to the next
February 14, 2021
Cardano has gone through harsh times in the past three years. It was the same for many altcoins, as 2018 and 2019 the price performance was anything but successful. However, ADA was not only carried by the recent positive wave on the overall market, but has also shown a performance that is above average. In this article, we want to address the question of why Cardano was able to achieve such outstanding success and why it took so long to get there.