Bitcoin leads inflows but here’s why it can rise higher

The week has been an exciting for blockchains across the crypto ecosystem, especially after the Bitcoin market moved from fear into greed. What’s more, with the ProShares Bitcoin Futures ETF due to launch on 19 October, there is more optimism than there was during the summer. CoinShare’ s weekly Digital Asset Fund Flows report shed … Read more

Acala Announces Liquid Crowdloan DOT (lcDOT) to Give Polkadot Crowdloan Participants Ongoing Access…

lcDOT joins Acala’s suite of derivative products to enable new DeFi use cases within Acala’s DeFi Economy Dan Reecer Oct 13 · 4 min read Update: Parachain slot auctions have been officially announced by Polkadot to begin on November 11th, so you can now begin unbonding your DOT in preparation for the Acala Crowdloan. Acala, … Read more

Ocean’s on Energy Web Chain

Ocean Protocol smart contracts and Ocean Market are now running on Energy Web Foundation’s dedicated network As part of Ocean’s multi-chain strategy, we have deployed Ocean’s technology to Energy Web Chain (EWC), the dedicated network for Energy Web (EW). This collaboration marks a major milestone in the energy vertical of the Ocean data ecosystem. Energy … Read more

Ocean’s on Moonriver

Ocean Protocol smart contracts and Ocean Market are on the leading EVM Kusama Parachain, to unlock the Web3 Data Economy for the Polkadot ecosystem As part of Ocean’s multi-chain strategy, we have deployed Ocean’s technology to Moonriver. Moonriver is the leading EVM-compatible chain in the Kusama / Polkadot ecosystem. This gives it excellent security and … Read more

Risk and rewards of investing into Tinlake pools

Dennis Wellmann Sep 21 · 7 min read As more pools are being added on Tinlake, more diverse real world assets are entering the DeFi space. The main question when making investment decisions is whether the (expected) return of an investment is worth taking on the (expected) financial risk associated with it. Investing into Tinlake … Read more

Acala Treasury Raises Over $61M from 26k+ Contributors Ahead of Acala’s DeFi Smart Contract…

Dan Reecer Sep 8 · 4 min read Acala has successfully completed the Build Acala: Ready the Treasury event, garnering over $61M USD in contributions from over 26,000 community members around the world. This $61M will be donated from the Acala Foundation to the on-chain Acala Treasury, Acala’s Protocol DAO, upon launch of Acala on … Read more

‘Tree’ from NUTS Finance Receives First Acala Grant, Bringing a Stable Asset Protocol to Acala’s…

Dan Reecer Sep 7 · 4 min read 🌲 Tree from the NUTS Finance team has been accepted as the inaugural Acala Ecosystem Grant recipient (see Grant proposal). Tree is a synthetic asset protocol designed for optimizing liquidity fragmentation to increase asset usability in the Polkadot ecosystem. Tree is powered by the Stable Asset system, … Read more

These are the reasons behind Solana, Polkadot achieving ‘escape velocity’

There is no doubt that Ethereum was the premier in bringing smart contracts and DeFi to the cryptocurrency ecosystem, firmly establishing its rank as the most used blockchain in the world. Of late, however, several next-generation networks have emerged that sustain themselves on solving many of the problems faced by the older blockchain. While in … Read more

Ethereum, Polkadot, Litecoin Price Analysis: 28 August

Bitcoin and Ethereum spurred a cascading effect in the broader market as the coins stood above $48K and at $3238.42, respectively.  Polkadot rose by 4.7% and prepared to test the $26.74 resistance mark, while Litecoin also flashed bullishness as it inched closer to its immediate price ceiling of $180.87.  Ethereum (ETC) ETH/USD, TradingView Ethereum recovered … Read more

Scale Ethereum-based DeFi to Polkadot with Acala EVM+, Now Fully EVM-Compatible with Full Access to…

Any Ethereum DApp can deploy to the Acala EVM+ in a fully Ethereum compatible environment with tooling like MetaMask, Truffle, and Waffle Dan Reecer Aug 19 · 6 min read The Acala engineering team has configured the custom-built Acala EVM+ to now provide a development environment analogous to Ethereum and a fully Ethereum-compatible experience for … Read more