Joseph Lubin believes Eth2’s development will move quicker than many are expecting, predicting the new protocol will “absorb” Ethereum in “the not too distant future”
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The benefits of utility tokens could soon stretch beyond payment facilitation and governance capabilities.5151
A lot of the work is done in parallel, meaning scalability is closer than it seems.9078
Institutional players are coming to the crypto ecosystem, but how will they impact the industry? Will they boost it or collapse it?4564
The funding will be used to expand 1inch's presence in Asia and build new products.3702
Samson Mow, chief strategy officer at Blockstream, says Bitcoin was never about “transactions per second and coffee,” but about value and a “new financial paradigm.”9656
YFI token holders will vote on some aspects of the integration.4070
Despite some “unanticipated consequences,” the testnets were instrumental in stress-testing Eth2.14572
The concept of a DeFi ETF sounds promising, but it’s not without pitfalls.23850
Cybercriminals may favor a different cryptocurrency in the coming months, however.5113
Akropolis says calling it a merger “is a bit of a misnomer.”4821
With cheap and scalable trustless systems, blockchain tech has the ability to drive industry adoption to a new level.22974
The sector has a long way to go in terms of accessibility if DeFi really wants to challenge traditional financial institutions.23858
As big players continue to enter the crypto space, institutions are becoming mega HODLers.38894