By becoming proof-of-stake, Ethereum reduced ~99% of its energy consumption, making it more enticing for ESG-oriented investors.
KYC rules exist in the pre-existing financial world for several reasons.
It may seem odd to contemplate job growth in the current bear market, but one should think of it as a prelude to the inevitable transition to web3.
A cryptocurrency mixer pools funds from various sources, "mixing them" for random periods of time before sending them to the intended destination address.
There are still exchanges out there that let users make their trades without KYC.
The crypto market has entrenched itself that governments see the need to exert some control over it, for a slew of reasons — and not all of them are bad.
What exactly is stETH in relation to ETH, and what is its role in crypto contagion that has been plaguing the crypto sector throughout May, June and July?
The upcoming online worlds will be more governable than simply posting content on the Internet. In turn, this comes with legal responsibility derived from Intellectual Property (IP) laws.
Because assets are tokenized and freely exchangeable, this creates a unifying foundation for a wider, more organic and equalizing ecosystem — a multiverse of metaverses.
Although various merchants kept adopting Bitcoin here and there, it was after the PayPal announcement in October 2020 when Bitcoin adoption truly shifted into high gear.
The rapid emergence and evolution of DeFi have been attributed to the various technological and macro trends impacting the financial services industry.
In this post, we examine both use cases and usability and help you understand how they are intertwined with each other.
This guide will outline the principles of real estate in the metaverse to help you get started with development and investment in this frontier.
Cryptocurrencies could survive a recession, even as experts have predicted an upcoming recession fostered by global issues like the Ukraine war, the pandemic and rising inflation.
The rarest Apes have managed to rake in $1 million or more in profits, which seems excessive even for a collection that offers exclusive club access.
By definition, wash trading is the act where a trader is on both sides of a trade.
The famous assortment of bored-looking apes has attracted the attention of numerous heavy hitters in entertainment, including Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Justin Bieber, and many more.
When Ethereum started launching DApps for lending, borrowing, token-swapping, and blockchain gaming, it became congested. Although Ethereum's long-term roadmap deals with this congestion, including the transition to proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus, this is still a long way off.
Blockchain technology makes GoFundMe relics of the past, if one takes advantage of it.
While artistic skill is appreciated by NFT buyers, the digital age prioritizes scarcity, gamification, and novel ways of acquiring digital goods.
Across the board, technical analysts and social media influencers were reading on-chain data, forecasting that Bitcoin will reach at least $80k–$100k in 2022. Yet, the opposite happened.
High market liquidity ensures that both buyers and sellers execute their trades swiftly.
Creating an NFT means adding a smart contract to the network, as another permanent data block to its chain.
Buying an NFT is buying your place on the blockchain network. In turn, this blockchain infers to that asset its smart contract properties — immutability, verification, decentralization, tradability, and extensible programmability.
Bitcoin's blockchain was specialized to produce a counter-inflationary cryptocurrency, but other blockchains can produce something else. With the onset of smart contracts, pioneered by the Ethereum blockchain, that something became DAO.
Airdrop-tracking has become a niche in itself, with many aggregator websites to notify of upcoming airdrop opportunities.
The story of Dogecoin (DOGE), the first memecoin, set the trend for others to follow.
The ETH gas fee highly correlates with how many transactions the smart contract network has to process.
During 2021, NFT trading volume grew to $23 billion from negligible levels a year prior.
There are several reasons why CEXs are far from ideal for storing your crypto, and some of them might not be as apparent as you might think.