press release PRESS RELEASE. While Ethereum has given way to a brave new world of decentralized financial applications that are completely permissionless, accessible and groundbreaking in many ways. However, it has done so on an…

Binance Coin (BNB/USD) emerged as the best-performing asset among the top ten cryptocurrencies this week as traders measured its potential against a flurry of adoption-friendly updates. The fifth-largest cryptocurrency, which serves as a settlement token…

ATOM, the native cryptocurrency of the Cosmos blockchain protocol, has rallied by over 100% in the past week.  Analysts are attributing the rally of ATOM to two major fundamental factors. First, in recent weeks, layer…

Since early 2020 the decentralized finance sector has been recieved a lot of attention due to its cutting-edge innovation and the lucrative high yield opportunities offered to cryptocurrency holders.  Despite these features, this week’s record-high…

Bitcoin’s (BTC) price broke through the crucial level at $35,000 and continued its run above $40,000 on Feb. 6, just days after MicroStrategy's pitched Bitcoin to over 1,4000 companies.  This breakout above $35,000 earlier this…

Many DApps and blockchain-based games are designed with casino-style and RPG features that allow players to use cryptocurrency for gambling.  FunFair is essentially a white-label, turnkey blockchain-based casino and the platform aims to provide services…

Decentralized finance is rapidly becoming a cornerstone of the cryptocurrency sector but the ecosystem has become increasingly centralized on the Ethereum network and this is causing the entire sector to be plagued by high gas…

The U.S. dollar lost about 7% of its value in 2020, while Bitcoin rallied about 300% during the same period. As Bitcoin’s institutional adoption increases, United States companies may start to diversify their treasury with other…

Pokemon-inspired blockchain game Axie Infinity has announced that its long-touted Ethereum sidechain, Ronin, has gone live. Developer Sky Mavis developed the sidechain to ease the pressure of Ethereum network congestion and gas fees on players.…

This is a repost of Finance Redefined's latest installment, where Cointelegraph unpacks the latest developments in DeFi. The newsletter is delivered to subscribers every Wednesday. DeFi was reasonably quiet in terms of major fundamental developments,…

Anyone who has used Ethereum in 2020 knows the frustration of paying for gas, the measure that represents a transaction’s computational weight. With gas prices sometimes rising up to 100 to 200 gwei, a unit…

The price of Ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, has been soaring since the beginning of the new year. What's more, it has outperformed Bitcoin (BTC) since Jan. 1, gaining roughly…

  Crypto prices have been getting a lot of air time so far this year–and for good reason. After all, Bitcoin has shown signs of stabilization above $30,000; at press time, BTC was pushing $35K.…

As the crypto bull market continues to gain traction, the price of Aave’s native token, (AAVE), is pushing toward new all-time highs. The growth of the decentralized lending platform appears to be bolstered by improving…

After a crazy year with predictably strong growth in decentralized finance (DeFi) and store-of-value (SoV) crypto assets generally, things are about to get weird. Diversification is the only way to stay sane.  Crypto is set…

Bitcoin’s long-waited bull run and the recent wave of corporate and institutional investors allocating significant portions of their reserves to Bitcoin (BTC) are all signs that the pace of crypto’s mainstreaming is rapidly accelerating: But…

The controversial Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) 1559 would have burnt 970,000 Ether (ETH) — with a total value of $360 million — in the last year, if it had been implemented. EIP-1559 seeks to reduce…

The Ethereum wallet interface and browser extension MetaMask has recently achieved a milestone 1 million monthly active users, highlighting the enormous adoption underway. The rise runs in parallel with the DeFi trend, capped off recently…

Ethereum is the primary cryptocurrency benefiting from the DeFi trend. And while a rising tide lifts all boats, the demand for the top-ranked altcoin is second-to-none. And while Ethereum is dominating the crypto market right…

Developed by the team behind some of the most successful crypto applications in the world, Flow is a blockchain re-designed from the ground up to be user- and developer-friendly as well as modular and future-proof.…

While Ethereum network fees have jumped to new highs this year, the popular cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase Pro, announced that the trading platform would be passing network fees onto customers. The move followed the exchange listing…

Ethereum miners’ hourly revenue has hit a five-year record, with fees currently bringing in 2,275 ETH ($880K) per hour. The spike was triggered by yesterday’s announcement that Uniswap would airdrop it’s governance token UNI to…

  Bitcoin has steadily been falling since Thursday of this week–last Friday, Bitcoin was sitting comfortably around $11,440, where it largely remained before peaking just over $12,000 on Wednesday. The Most Diverse Audience to Date…

Mid-August saw total Ethereum gas fees top a record $8.6 million in one day. Following a brief respite, which coincided with the collapse of YAM Finance, total gas fees are starting to creep back up…

During the first week of July, crypto supporters noticed that Tether issued 1,010 stablecoins via the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) framework on Bitcoin Cash. Now there’s a much larger amount of SLP-based tethers in circulation…