The narrative around decentralized finance (“DeFi”) has strengthened this year. While Ethereum is up nearly 90% since the beginning of 2020, some DeFi tokens, including Aave (LEND), have skyrocketed over 1,000%. Investors’ interest seems to…

Ethereum will soon transition from a proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm to proof-of-stake (PoS). The major protocol upgrade that is scheduled for Q3 2020 will transform the crypto-economic incentives around validating transactions. In fact, those holding ETH…

The government of China’s Sichuan province moves to stamp out Bitcoin (BTC) mining activity, citing that growing cryptocurrency prices have led to the escalation of illegal activity under the guise of mining. Sichuan — 10%…