September 8, 2020

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  • Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #114 Bitcoin Optech

    This week’s newsletter describes continued discussion about a protocol
    for making routable coinswaps and includes our regular sections summarizing
    a Bitcoin Core PR Review Club meeting
    and notable changes to popular Bitcoin infrastructure projects. Action items None this week. News ● Continued coinswap discussion: in discussion continued from two weeks ago on the Bitcoin-Dev mailing list (see
    Newsletter #112), several contributors developed
    and analyzed potential attacks against a pr… … More

  • Nervos attends Grin meetup and shares Mimblewimble update Nervos Network – Medium

    Recently we announced our plans to bring Mimblewimble-based transaction privacy to Nervos. Through Nervos’ support for the protocol, users will be able to transact privately using CKB or any other Nervos-supported tokens without revealing the participants and amounts of exchange.While the announcement was made only a few short weeks ago, progress is already underway!Dylan, a member of the Nervos developer team, presented the latest updates on the project at the Grin Community meetup in Hangzhou … … More

  • SushiSwap Transfers Admin Keys to Community Multisig DeFi Rate

    Over the weekend, the community-driven Uniswap fork – SushiSwap – faced an existential crisis when the anon founder Chef Nomi market sold $6M worth of SUSHI. Now, the project’s admin keys are being transferred to FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried as a middle ground towards a community-operated multi-sig. I’m checking this but believe it to be real. Assuming so:
    Thanks, @NomiChef, for doing what was necessary.
    And thanks to the community for supporting me.
    Multisig coming soon. ht… … More

  • How to get the best yields on your crypto money Bankless

    On Thursday, we’re hosting an AMA with Matt Finestone of Loopring! Full subscribers can join the Discord to have priority for questions. Become a full subscriber to join the AMA!Subscribe nowDear Bankless Nation,The food & meme protocols had their moment. But it’s time to sober up. Let’s step away from the 1,000%+ annual returns and get back to reality. Fortunately, there’s still plenty of yields to be earned. Passive returns in DeFi still dwarf traditional … … More

  • SushiSwap’s Vampire Scheme: Hours Away and With $1.3B at Stake The Defiant

    Hello Defiers! Today’s issue focuses on the SushiSwap / Uniswap debacle, which is shaping up to be one of the most interesting developments in DeFi this year. In less than two days SushiSwap will try to drainUniswap’s liquidity. With $1.3B still in SushiSwap, LPs may very well jump ship at the last minute or they could stick around and make SushiSwap the largest DEX —that is if the untested code runs smoothly. The open economy is taking over the old one. Subscribe to keep up w… … More

  • HackFS: Building up to the Finale ETHGlobal – Medium

    Wrapping up a notable month with ETHGlobal & Protocol Labs.This July, we partnered up with Protocol Labs to run an event centered on dapps, web3, decentralized storage, and everything in between. Workshops, AMA Talks, Hack Feedback Sessions and Sponsor Office Hours are a few aspects which contributed to a successful month at HackFS.Here are a few interesting metrics:470 hackers134 projects submitted50 countries19 timezones52 eventsWe were blown away by the calibre of projects we received as … … More

  • The Advantage of Programmatic Monetary Supply Off The Chain

    To investors,One of the reasons that I am drawn to Bitcoin is that the monetary policy is programmatic. The creation of new bitcoin is written in software code and anyone can audit the code at any time. The only way that the code can be changed is if more than 50% of people agree on the change, which at this point would be a herculean task to undertake … Read more … … More

  • Taking a Pounding – The Daily Gwei #69 The Daily Gwei

    a.image2.image-link.image2-645-1456 { padding-bottom: 44.29945054945055%; padding-bottom: min(44.29945054945055%, 645px); width: 100%; height: 0; } a.image2.image-link.image2-645-1456 img { max-width: 1456px; max-height: 645px; } You may be thinking, what’s happening to the price of ETH lately? Why did it take a pounding and fall from $480 to $335 in ~6 days? Is the bear… … More

  • Q2 Allocation Update Ethereum Blog

    Hello again! We’re back to share the grants that went out over the second quarter of 2020 – but first, some ESP updates from the last few months: We’re writing about grants today, but grants are not the only kind of support ESP can offer! We recently published a blog… … More