Shaurya Malwa

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Dec 03 2021

Nervos enters DeFi arena with ‘Yokaiswap,’ $70 million locked up on first day

Dec 03 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ckbusd defi exchanges

Nervos today announced that “YokaiSwap,” a decentralized trading platform, is now live on the mainnet. YokaiSwap is the first decentralized exchange (DEX) built on Nervos, marking an important...

Dec 02 2021

Crypto whitehat security firm CertiK bags $1 billion valuation after Sequoia raise

Dec 02 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  investments

CertiK today announced the completion of an $80 million Series B2 financing round. This investment is led by Sequoia, with participation from existing investors including Tiger Global, Coatue Management, and GL Ventures (Hillhouse Capital’s VC arm). This not only...

Dec 01 2021

Perpetual Protocol v2 launches on Ethereum layer-2 solution Optimism

Dec 01 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ethusd technology

Perpetual Protocol, a decentralized perpetual futures exchange, has moved to Ethereum’s Layer 2 Optimistic roll-up scaling solution Optimism in its latest effort to provide the best-decentralized derivatives trading experience in crypto. The launch of Perpetual Protocol v2 (dubbed Curie) to Optimism Mainnet reduces the cost required to place...

CitaDAO integrates Chainlink to bring tokenized real estate to DeFi

Dec 01 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  linkusd partnerships

CitaDAO is integrating industry-leading oracle solution Chainlink to unlock tokenized real estate use cases in DeFi. CitaDAO is creating a Real Estate powered Decentralized Finance (DeFi) ecosystem on Ethereum that features sustainable yield farms powered by real estate that are composable with DeFi applications. The integration will leverage Chainlink...

Nov 26 2021

Bitcoin dumps $2,000 within minutes as new COVID strain detected

Nov 26 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis btcusd trading

Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap, plunged nearly $2,200 within minutes in mid-European hours. Other large-cap cryptocurrencies followed the plunge, falling as much as 10%....

Nov 25 2021

‘3D’ NFTs make their way to the Internet Computer (ICP) network

Nov 25 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  icpusd nfts

The DFINITY Foundation, a major contributor to the Internet Computer, a blockchain that runs at web speed and provides an infinitely scalable platform for smart contracts, has launched NFT Studio, a 3D and interactive NFT platform running on the Internet Computer Protocol and a former grant recipient. NFT Studio allows creators to design,...

Piers Ridyard from Radix on how to scale blockchains and the future of DeFi

Nov 25 2021 Published at CryptoSlate

Layer-1 blockchains are having somewhat of their own internal war in crypto circles these days, with the likes (and communities) of Ethereum, Solana, Cardano, Elrond, NEAR, and several others going at it on Twitter and Discord daily. A bit away from the action—and with its own fan following—is Radix, another layer-1 blockchain in development since 2018. During tests in that year,...

Nov 24 2021

Bitfinex Derivatives launches perpetual swaps for Shiba Inu and OMG Network

Nov 24 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  derivatives memecoins omgusd shibusd trading

Bitfinex Derivatives, a derivatives platform accessible through Bitfinex, yesterday announced the launch of perpetual contracts for Shiba Inu (SHIBF0:USTF0), OMG Network (0MGF0:USTF0), Bitcoin and Euro Tether (BTCF0:EUTF0), and Ethereum and Euro Tether. The pairs go live next month. Shiba Inu and OMG Network contracts will be settled in Tether tokens (USDt). BTCF0:EUTF0 and ETHF0:EUTF0 will be...

Nov 22 2021

“3,3” fame OlympusDAO integrates Chainlink for its no-loss raffles

Nov 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi linkusd ohmusd technology

OlympusDAO has integrated Chainlink VRF on Ethereum mainnet, opening access to a verifiably random number generator that is used to choose winners of our no- loss raffle on the OlympusDAO protocol. "This helps assure users that the raffle is provably fair and transparent, building a more fun and exciting staking...

IOTA debuts Genesis NFTs on newly-launched Shimmer network to reward early adopters

Nov 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  iota metaverse nfts technology

IOTA has announced the launch of the limited edition Shimmer Jersey and 11,111 Genesis NFTs that come with a set of exclusive perks and a roadmap to accelerate the creation of an entire ecosystem, CryptoSlate learned in a release. Shimmer Genesis NFTs are for the early risk adopters in our ecosystem willing to explore the unique ways in which NFTs will empower the...

Nov 19 2021

Transactional service Chainlink Keepers goes live on the Polygon network

Nov 19 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis linkusd maticusd technology

Chainlink Keepers, a decentralized transaction automation service powered by Chainlink’s vast node network, is now live on Polygon. Automating dApp services The integration will enable transaction automation services for smart contracts, allowing decentralized apps (dApps) to operate without the need for manual...

Nov 17 2021

HBAR Foundation announces new support for NFTs on the growing Hedera Network

Nov 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  hbar nfts technology

Venly, a blockchain technology provider, and the HBAR Foundation today announced Venly’s support for their NFT tools and wallet services on the Hedera Network, with support for their NFT Market coming soon. With Venly solutions on the Hedera network, developers can build applications on Hedera using Venly’s tools to create wallets and allow...

Yield farming and DeFi are coming to Bitcoin via new Bitcoin DEX

Nov 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btcusd defi exchanges

Stackswap is taking DeFi on Bitcoin to the next level with the launch of the very first decentralized exchange (DEX) to settle transactions on the Bitcoin network via Stacks....

Ethereum-based payroll tool Sablier expands to Polygon and Binance Smart Chain

Nov 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi matic technology

Sablier, the protocol for real-time finance on Ethereum, yesterday announced the launch of its infrastructure on Polygon and Binance Smart Chain to offer upgraded efficiency and reduced usage fees. The deployments across these chains make it possible for an expanded user base to leverage Sablier for streaming payroll, payments, and...

Nov 16 2021

Polygon launches EVM scaling solution Miden

Nov 16 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis maticusd technology

Polygon has unveiled Miden, an Advanced zk-STARKs based scaling solution intended to address the issues of network congestion on the Ethereum blockchain. Developers don’t need to be a cryptographer or have any understanding of what zero-knowledge proofs are to use it. From the end-user’s perspective, Miden is nothing more than a regular...

Nov 15 2021

Pollen DeFi becomes the most oversubscribed Launchpool presale with over $8.4 million staked

Nov 15 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi

Pollen DeFi announced that well over a third (35.3%) of total $LPOOL supply (value $8.4 million) was staked to split the $750,000 Pollen ($PLN) allocation, the most over-subscribed raise completed on the platform. Decentralized asset management platform Pollen DeFi became the top Launchpool project last week with over 3.3 million $LPOOL staked by budding investors. That’s more than one-third of the total supply...

Nov 12 2021

Polygon contributes $500,000 in MATIC to Ethereum prediction dApp SportX

Nov 12 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  altcoins investments maticusd technology

Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform onboarding millions to the Web3, today announces it has contributed $500,000 to incentivize further volume building on SportX, part of the SX Network and the largest prediction market dapp by betting volume across all chains. Polygon is a fast-growing blockchain with high speed and low gas infrastructure. DeFi bluechip Dapps including Sushiswap, Curve, Aave, Balancer, Kyber all...

Nov 11 2021

Hedera Network will soon see its first DeFi project

Nov 11 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi technology

Akt.io, in partnership with the HBAR Foundation, is launching on the Hedera network, becoming the first DeFi app on the carbon-negative blockchain. The HBAR Foundation fuels the development of the Hedera ecosystem by providing grants and other resources to developers, startups, and organizations that seek to launch decentralized applications...

$500 million in longs liquidated yesterday as Bitcoin fell $4,000

Nov 11 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis btcusd trading

Bitcoin fell nearly $4,000 in a steep plunge this morning, taking with it the broader crypto market and causing over $500 million in ‘long’ liquidations. Funding rates were high across the board on Tuesday, leading to some traders commenting on an impending market drop. “Open interest reached an ATH. Let's do a little bullish shakeout...

Nov 10 2021

Gemini’s Stephanie Ramezan shares why a spot Bitcoin ETF is critical and needed

Nov 10 2021 Published at CryptoSlate

Be in the crypto space for longer than a minute and you’d likely see some mention of an impending Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). ETFs, for the uninitiated, is a financial product that mimics the price of Bitcoin, allowing investors to buy into the ETF without trading bitcoin itself. Investing in a Bitcoin ETF cuts out any issues of complex storage and security procedures...