October 8, 2020

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  • Alpha Finance Lab Launches Alpha Homora DeFi Rate

    Alpha Finance – a leveraged yield aggregator – has launched its second product “Alpha Homora“, designed to make leveraged yield farming simple and unlock various yield farming enhancements. 1) $ALPHA Homora! We are excited to announce that our first Alpha product on #Ethereum network, Alpha Homora, will be launched on Thursday Oct. 8 @ 1pm UTC. Let the magic begin https://t.co/FVG05aKB0S
    — Alpha Finance Lab (@AlphaFinanceLab) October 5, 2020 Their first produc… … More

  • Maker Foundation CEO Rune Christensen Talks Dai and DeFi in Ten Popular Videos The Maker Blog

    As a borderless, decentralized stablecoin, Dai has found use cases in DeFi (decentralized finance) integrations, of course, as well as across many different industries and areas of life—including the digital art and gaming sectors and as a means of saving for those living in countries suffering currency devaluation. And there’s no one better to explain the attraction to Dai and DeFi than Maker’s founder, Rune Christensen.  In the videos below, presented in no particular order, Rune discusses… … More

  • How Transaction Ordering Can Save Humanity Bankless

    See Vitalik, Rune Christianson, and our own David Hoffman at Invest: Ethereum Economy. October 14th—that’s next week! Register with “BANKLESS” code for $25 off. Get a TicketDear Bankless Nation,I’ve been going through Dan Carlin’s The Destroyer of Worlds podcast recently. It tells the story of how humanity gained world ending atomic technology and how since gaining it, has almost ended itself about half a dozen times.Sobering.The button for thermonuclear war w… … More

  • ETHOnline 2020: 17 Hackathon Project Ideas Compound – Medium

    Compound is sponsoring ETHGlobal’s Autumn 2020 event: ETHOnline. This virtual event features a global hackathon and learning sessions with leading innovators in the Ethereum community.In addition to learning about the latest in ETH 2.0 and new EIPs, hackathon participants have the chance to compete for $125,000 worth of prizes. Compound has created three bounties to inspire hackers to innovate in DeFi.Hackathon BountiesThese are the three bounties, totaling $5,500 in cUSDC prizes.Most original p… … More

  • AAVE Trades at Premium to LEND Amid Token Migration The Defiant

    Hello Defiers! Here’s what’s going on in decentralized finance,IntoTheBlock provides on-chain insights on the switch from Aave’s LEND to AAVE tokensNew AMM Shell Protocol draws $14M three days after launchDeFiDollar introduces governance tokenand more :)If you’re receiving this email, that means you’re a paid subscriber of The Defiant, (thank you!) You’… Read more … … More

  • A follow up to Coinbase as a “mission focused” company The Coinbase Blog – Medium

    Last week, I shared that Coinbase is a mission focused company. The post received quite a bit of attention, and sparked a lot of debate about how companies should operate.We subsequently decided to make a generous exit package available to any employee who didn’t feel they could be on board with this direction. Today, I sent the following email to the company. Hopefully it sheds some light on how it has unfolded.Hi team,I wanted to send you a follow up now that the deadline has passed for people… … More

  • Square Put Bitcoin On Their Balance Sheet Off The Chain

    To investors,We saw Michael Saylor, the founder and CEO of MicroStrategy, purchase approximately $425 million of Bitcoin to put on the company’s balance sheet a few weeks ago. He clearly articulated the idea of using Bitcoin as a reserve currency, which was highly dependent on the lack of attractiveness in the US dollar. During my interview with Saylor,… Read more … … More

  • Fighting the Good Fight – The Daily Gwei #91 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; } There are unfortunately many prominent people within the “crypto” community that are either uneducated or being purposefully deceitful ab… … More