Ethereum for Noobs

What is Ethereum? Ethereum is a global, open-source network built for decentralized software. In other terms, the vision is to establish a worldwide machine that can be decentralized for anyone to develop software, while all states and data are dispersed…

Ethereum 2.0 Launch: The Basics

The Ethereum 2.0 beacon chain genesis block has finally launched after practically years in the making. The repeatedly postponed update to the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization took its first breath on Dec. 1, just after 12 pm UTC. The…

Mike Novogratz has 50 percent of net worth in crypto, supports up to 5 percent for investors

Mike Novogratz, a billionaire businessman, stated on Tuesday (December 8) why he thinks that institutional participation in Bitcoin can only grow and how much crypto exposure potential entrants should have. Former hedge fund manager Novogratz is the founder and CEO…

Hacked: $20 Million Stolen From Pickle Finance

DeFi protocol, Pickle Finance, was hacked for approximately $20 million. Some analysts claim it doesn’t look like a standard flash loan assault and the methodology of the hackers is still uncertain. Pickle Finance transfers the capital of clients around various…

DeFi Project Akropolis Suffers $2Mil Liquidity Hack

As per Coindesk, the decentralized finance (DeFi) platform Akropolis suffered a $2 million loss after a re-entrancy attack using a flash loan from the derivatives platform dYdX. According to The Block researchers Steven Zheng and Ana Andrianova (the founder of…

Top 5 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Ranked

There’s no particular framework that suits all when it comes to crypto exchanges. We all have personal requirements that make a specific crypto exchange acceptable for us. Today, we’ll take a look at Top 5 Cryptocurrency Exchanges in 2020 and…

DeFi Total Value Locked Up Since October Downturn

After a summer eruption, curiosity in DeFi Total Value has cooled down. However, an uptick in capital poured into DeFi ventures occurred over the past week. According to DeFi Pulse, only in the last week an extra $1.32 billion was…

Vitalik Buterin Sends 3200 ETH ($1.5 Million) to Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Address

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, sent 3,200 ETH to invest in Ethereum 2.0. The blockchain network’s next version is expected to start on Dec 1, but only if a minimum volume is deposited. About 3,200 ETH, worth $1.5 million, were…

FTX CEO Invests $3Mil into 3Commas Trading Platform

3Commas, a non-custodial trading site, has earned $3 million from FTX creator Sam Bankman-Fried (also known as SBF) in a Series A funding round. Created in 2017, 3Commas claims to represent more than 100,000 traders who are involved. The financing…

DEX Trading Volume Declined in October

October data indicates that decentralized exchanges (DEX) witnessed a drop in trading volume of 23 percent for the month, dipping to $18.46 billion from $24 billion in September according to a report by The Block Crypto. DEX Trading Volume Drops…