Editors' Picks

The Rise of Bancor

  • The exchange was the first to prove the feasibility of AMM, but has since struggled to compete with other DeFi platforms.
  • However, through the introduction of several smart features and innovations, notably single-sided exposure, Bancor is surging among the DeFi ranks.

Tesla Invests $1.5B in Bitcoin, Plans to Add Crypto Payments

  • Following the news about Tesla's investment, BTC surged over 15% reaching a new ATH.
  • Under its new investment strategy, the company might acquire and hold more cryptocurrencies in the future.

How to Farm SUSHI on SushiSwap: Step-by-Step Guide

  • We explain how SushiSwap works, and how to join a liquidity pool and start farming SUSHI tokens.
  • We also cover the use of handy DeFi tools that will help you stay on top of your portfolio.

Timeline of Notable Central Bank Digital Currency Events in 2020

  • Although most countries are still not certain whether CBDC is necessary, research of the technology has escalated.
  • China and its digital yuan are leading the race in terms of testing, but The Bahamas were the first country to issue a CBDC (the "Sand Dollar") beyond a pilot program.

Satoshi Used Timestamps For Early Bitcoin Source Code Versioning

  • We analyse early Bitcoin source code archives - a preliminary version from November 2008, 0.1.0 (both RAR and TGZ), and 0.1.3.
  • We conclude that Satoshi used timestamps as a versioning scheme, before the SourceForge repository was established in mid-2009.