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Reasons Why You Are Much Safer When Crypto Trading on Dexes

While many cryptocurrencies aim to bring the change to the world by bringing full decentralization, one aspect of the crypto space still remains mostly centralized, and that is the way they are exchanged. Most crypto exchanges are centralized companies, where traders and investors need to…

Does Cryptopia’s Failure Show Decentralized Exchanges are Crypto’s Future?

New Zealand exchange Cryptopia has gone into liquidation. Yesterday, rumors of another hack were circulating after users were unable to access the website. However, this morning, an announcement made on their Twitter account declared the company had ceased trading. Taking this into account, is now…

Money 2.0 Stuff: Speculation + Scarcity = ??

Unisocks In retrospect, it was just a matter of time before I started speculating on the sock market. Do you mean the ‘stock market,’ the red squiggly thread underlining the word ‘sock’ suggests? Of course not! It’s the sock market, stupid. Here’s how it works:…

dYdX: Non-custodial margin trading protocol

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Will the Launch of Binance Chain Knock Ethereum’s Price Down?

Ethereum (ETH) came as one of the most revolutionizing projects in the history of cryptocurrencies. It shifted the attention of developers from cryptos to the blockchain, thus bringing the era of smart contracts and dApps. However, despite the fact that Ethereum is a pioneer in…

A Bitcoin Cash Fork of Decentralized Exchange Bisq Is on the Horizon

Two Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community members recently offered up a bounty for someone to fork the decentralized trading platform Bisq using BCH as the native currency. Now it seems a programmer has started the project in order to port Bisq over to BCH with help…

Binance DEX officially launches, listing Mithril as the first pair

Binance DEX has listed the first trading pair (MITH/BNB) meaning that traders can now start trading for the first time. Binance DEX is built on top of Binance Chain with a native Binance Coin (BNB) token and uses Delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerance (dBFT) as its…

Money 2.0 Stuff: Are you not entertained?

Further guidance on Ethereum monetary policy For an industry so uniquely captivated by monetary policy, I was rather surprised to see Vitalik Buterin’s update to Ethereum’s Proof of Stake reward specification seemingly pass under the radar. With Ethereum researchers suggesting that Phase 0 of Serenity…

Changpeng Zhao Launches Binance’s Own Decentralized Exchange

Changpeng Zhao has officially overseen the launch of Binance’s Decentralized Exchange (DEX) today according to the official press release that reached out latest cryptocurrency news. The largest crypto exchange launched the long-expected decentralized exchange and the official press release on the Binance Chain mainnet explains…

Skeptic’s lens: Can Binance revive DEXs?

Binance Chain has launched on mainnet last week and today, it has completed BNB mainnet swap from ERC20 to the native BEP2 tokens. The first trading pairs are expected to be listed on Binance’s ‘decentralized’ exchange in the next few days. The non-custodial exchanges have,…