May 8, 2020

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  • Nervos CKB Development Update #34

    Covering Apr 21 to May 4By Cipher Wang, Ian YangTL;DRReleased ckb v0.32.0-rc1 and Neuron v0.30.0-rc1/rc2.Optimized chain sync speed by 50%.Changes in CKBCompleted:Released ckb v0.32.0-rc1.Optimized the block download tasks with a simple scheduler. (ckb#1999). It has reduced the chain sync time by about 50%.Fixed a memory leak bug in p2p. (p2p#218)Improved the molecule document. (ckb#2003, molecule#26)Fixed an undefined behavior in molecule. (molecule#GHSA-rffv-8x7x-p7pw, ckb#GHSA-q669–2vfg-cxcg)… … More

  • 6 Blockchain Takeaways from Ethereal Virtual Summit 2020

    The most important quotes, insights, and predictions from industry leaders about the future of Ethereum, dapp development, enterprise adoption, DeFi, and more.“Ethereum is probably the only thing that transcends language, that transcends gender, that transcends religion, that transcends location. It’s a common language that people have gathered around. I don’t think there can be many of those-potentially only one.”Collin Myers, Global Product Strategy, ConsenSys CodefiOver the past two days, 200… … More

  • This Week in DeFi – May 8th

    To Our DeFi Community,
    Another exciting week in the world of DeFi.
    Late last week, we saw MakerDAO elect to support WBTC as a collateral type featuring a 1% stability fee with a 10M debt ceiling. While many ETH enthusiasts are worried about the adoption of other assets into the Maker protocol – thus taking away from the value proposition of ETH as trustless collateral – the addition of WBTC may have negligible effects on the stability protocol. According to DeFi Pulse, there’s … … More

  • Introducing Yield Protocol – Fixed Rate Lending and Interest Rate Markets

    There’s a new lending protocol entering the DeFi arena – Yield Protocol. I’m excited to announce Yield, a company bringing fixed-term, fixed-rate lending and interest-rate markets to decentralized finance. The @yieldprotocol builds on a paper published by @danrobinson from @paradigm, and we’re thrilled to have a seed investment from Paradigm.
    — Allan (@niemerg) May 7, 2020 Incubated by Paradigm, Yield is building yTokens – a new DeFi money lego – on Ethereum. yTo… … More

  • Fixed Rate Lending and Interest Rate Markets with Yield Protocol

    There’s a new lending protocol entering the DeFi arena – Yield Protocol. I’m excited to announce Yield, a company bringing fixed-term, fixed-rate lending and interest-rate markets to decentralized finance. The @yieldprotocol builds on a paper published by @danrobinson from @paradigm, and we’re thrilled to have a seed investment from Paradigm.
    — Allan (@niemerg) May 7, 2020 Incubated by Paradigm, Yield is building yTokens – a new DeFi money lego – on Ethereum. yTo… … More

  • What is the Bitcoin Halving?

    https://medium.com/media/0e9016a1eb61254843b184b0ef4e123b/hrefBitcoin is often called “digital gold” because just like gold, Bitcoin is a valuable, scarce resource that’s resistant to inflation.But unlike gold, Bitcoin is digital — it can be sent globally almost as easily as sending an email — and its scarcity is known — while it’s estimated that one could fit all the gold ever mined into a box that is only 65 feet wide, there’s no way of knowing for sure how much gold is still in the Earth. Bit… … More

  • Our Network: Issue #20

    Interested in discussing on-chain metrics? Click here to join the Our Network telegram chat. Welcome to Issue #20 of Our Network, the newsletter about on-chain metrics and crypto analytics that reaches almost 2000 investors every week.Network CoverageThis week our contributor analysts cover DeFi:AaveBalancer 🆕CompoundSet Protocol🟢 AaveContributor: Isa Kivlighan, Aave teamAave has experienced remarkable growth since its mainnet launch in January. This dashboard shows AaveR… … More

  • Executive Vote: Raise USDC Stability Fee

    The Maker Foundation Interim Governance Facilitator has placed an Executive Vote into the voting system, which will enable the community to approve the following alterations to the protocol: Raise the USDC Stability Fee from 0% to 1% The Executive Vote (FAQ) will continue until the number of votes surpass the total in favor of the previous Executive Vote. This is a continuous approval vote. Review These changes were discussed in the Governance call on Thursday, May 7. Plea… … More

  • Kyber Ecosystem Report #14

    Hello fellow Kyberians,Another month gone by can only mean one thing, we are getting closer to Katalyst’s launch! We hope you’re all as excited about it as we are, soon we’ll all be putting our staking caps on and showing the world how decentralized governance can work. While most of us are focused on Katalyst, Kyber world never stops growing of course and April was the month we hit our highest number of new users and total number of unique users, added half a dozen new DApp integrations, and co… … More

  • Friday Open Thread: What’s the coolest thing you’ve done in crypto?

    What’s the coolest thing you’ve ever done in crypto?Tell use about something magic you’ve done. Some only possible because of crypto. Something that made you go…wow this changes everything.For me it was my first Maker loan. Bam. A loan without a bank. No paperwork. No counterparty. 15 cents.I literally minted money. Stable. Fully backed. Borderless. Auditable.That’s when I knew Ethereum would change everything. How about you?What’s the coolest thing you’… … More

  • Bitcoin’s last 4 years have been impressive

    To investors,We are about 4 days away from the third Bitcoin halving. This event has historically served as a significant price catalyst, so I wanted to take a few minutes to explain a few interesting points.First, what is the Bitcoin halving?The Bitcoin network is designed to create only 21 million Bitcoin ever. That total supply can’t be changed. A pr… Read more … … More

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