What is P2P trading, and how does it work in peer-to-peer crypto exchanges?

Buying and selling crypto on a P2P marketplace does not feature charts or market indications, unlike traditional exchanges.

Law Decoded: Is depegging a real threat to financial stability?

Janet Yellen calls on lawmakers to develop a consistent federal framework for stablecoins, Hester Peirce urges to allow room for failure and more.

Life-changing money: The 10 most expensive NFTs sold to date

With nonfungible tokens raking in incredible prices, have a look at the 10 most expensive NFTs sold to date.

CBDC activity heats up, but few projects move beyond pilot stage

Does government-issued digital money pose an existential threat to cryptocurrencies? Probably not, but stablecoin usage could narrow.

UK court recognizes NFTs as ‘private property’ — What now?

Not all the experts are rushing to call the development “groundbreaking,” but it will certainly help the industry combat fraud.

DeFi attacks are on the rise — Will the industry be able to stem the tide?

Dozens of DeFi systems have been hacked over the past year, and the trend doesn’t seem to be abating.

What happened? Terra debacle exposes flaws plaguing the crypto industry

The downfall of Terra calls into question the real-world utility and long-term viability of algorithmic stablecoins.

Blockchains are forever: DLT makes diamond industry more transparent

Blockchain integration into any sector has proven to be a fitting move, and the diamond industry’s interest in the technology will without doubt be instrumental in its improvement.

How blockchain archives can change how we record history in wartime

We are coming into a great age of blockchain technology, but there are limits that need to be solved before decentralized archives enter the mainstream.

Rising global adoption positions crypto perfectly for use in retail

As more and more people continue to invest in digital currencies, experts believe crypto will make an even larger impact on the retail sector in the coming few years.

Can Solana become the dominant PoS chain despite persistent outages?

The Solana network seems to be battling persistent outages while seeking to address the industry’s blockchain trilemma.

Largest NFT mint ever: Making sense of Yuga Lab’s ‘virtual’ land bonanza

BAYC creator Yuga’s Otherdeed launch was the largest NFT mint ever, but are metaverse communities turning into gated communities?

Question of centralization faces growing crypto insurance industry

Cryptocurrency insurance is expected to be a big business, but will it be centralized or decentralized?

How to avoid front runners on decentralized crypto exchanges

Splitting the transaction into multiple smaller transactions, periodic auction matching, and adjusting the low slippage are various ways to avoid front-running.

Eager to work: Bitcoin switch to proof-of-stake remains unlikely

Environmental and proof-of-stake proponents have been lobbying to change Bitcoin’s mining consensus code, but history tells us why BTC is great the way it is.

Mixing reality with the Metaverse: Fashion icon Phillip Plein goes crypto

How can fashion and crypto mix in a practical yet innovative way so that even Phillip Plein’s mother can understand crypto and NFTs?

Little by little, blockchain technology is beginning to appear around the house

From ecological seafood to Bored Apes, blockchain technology is making its presence felt in homes.

Crypto Bahamas: Regulations enter critical stage as gov't shows interest

SALT’s Crypto Bahamas brought together traditional financial players with crypto companies and industry experts to discuss the future of digital assets.

The birth of ‘Ethereum killers’: Can they take Ethereum’s throne?

The second-largest blockchain has developed a massive ecosystem around it. However, its scalability issues have made room for “ETH killers” to enter the ring.

Law Decoded: The difference between New York City and New York State, April 25-May 2

The New York State moratorium on PoW mining reinvigorates the conversation around the crypto industry's sustainability.

Has New York state gone astray in its pursuit of crypto fraud?

A new Senate bill strives to keep the “spirit of blockchain” while combating crime, but critics call it ill-conceived, redundant and unworkable.

Go green or go home? What the NY state mining moratorium could mean for crypto industry

The “anti-technology” bill could accelerate mining operators' switch to renewable energy, experts say.

Aave price risks a 25% plunge as a classic bearish reversal pattern emerges

A handful of concerning factors, plus AAVE’s correlation with the Nasdaq, increases the possibility of the altcoin undergoing another massive sell-off.

Bitcoin shakes of Fed volatility as analysts remain split on return under $24K

Bitcoin could reach its highest since the Luna meltdown next, one trader argues, while others feel that the bottom is not yet in.

Bitcoin is discounted near its ‘realized’ price, but analysts say there’s room for deep downside

On-chain data suggests Bitcoin price is discounted, but analysts caution against expecting a rapid recovery.

NFT prices take a gut punch as the crypto bear  market deepens

NFT sell volume declines sharply after Terra’s blow up led to stablecoins dropping their peg and Bitcoin’s dip below $30,000 raises fear of a prolonged bear market.

Fear & Greed Index hits lowest since March 2020 even as Bitcoin price hits $30.5K

Deja-vu for BTC versus market sentiment as conditions mimic the weeks after the March 2020 COVID-19 crash.

BIFI gains 100%+ after Beefy Finance adds new vaults and stablecoin liquidity pools

Quad-stablecoin liquidity pools, an integration with Oasis Network and 12 new vaults could be the factors behind BIFI’s current triple digit gain.

MakerDAO price rebounds as DAI holds its peg and investors search for stablecoin security

MakerDAO returned to prominence after Terra’s UST collapse forced investors to search for a truly “stable” dollar pegged asset.

Bitcoin bulls aim to flip $30K to support, but derivatives data show traders lack confidence

The BTC futures premium flashed a slightly positive reading, but options markets show extreme fear from whales and market markers.

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, MANA, MKR, ZEC, KCS

Bitcoin could eventually attempt a relief rally which might trigger a rebound in MANA, MKR, ZEC and KCS price.

Analysts flag Bitcoin price levels to watch after LFG sells 80K BTC

$20,000 or $32,000? Both feature in the outlook for Bitcoin price action going forward.

First 7-week losing streak in history ― 5 things to know in Bitcoin this week

Doom and gloom and an overall sense of unease pervades the market ahead of the World Economic Forum.

Ethereum in danger of 25% crash as ETH price forms classic bearish technical pattern

ETH’s price risks declining further despite rebounding over 20% in the last three days.

$1.9T wipeout in crypto risks spilling over to stocks, bonds — stablecoin Tether in focus

The dangers posed by stablecoins to the traditional market cannot be dismissed due to Tether’s exposure to the U.S. credit system.

Bitcoin stays under $30K as LUNA gains 600% during ‘insane volatility’

Traders’ risk appetite seems untainted as speculation around LUNA runs wild once again.

Bitcoin price could bounce to $35K, but analysts say don’t expect a ‘V-shaped recovery’

Daily closes above $30,000 could be a sign that BTC price is ready to consolidate, but traders warn against “generational bottoms” and “V-shaped” recoveries.

Bitcoin and Ethereum had a rough week, but derivatives data reveals a silver lining

BTC, ETH and altcoin prices were crushed this week, but the futures funding rate shows retail traders are not ready to become permabears.

Buy the dip, or wait for max pain? Analysts debate whether Bitcoin price has bottomed

BTC is flashing a few early bottoming signals, but analysts question whether “buying the dip” is a wise maneuver given the strength of the dollar and other factors.

Bitcoin macro bottom 'not in yet' warns analyst as BTC price holds $30K

The worst is yet to come for Bitcoin price performance, multiple sources warn, despite the turmoil at Terra slowly passing.

3 reasons why Cardano can sink further despite ADA price bouncing 58%

A mix of fundamental and technical indicators suggests more pain for Cardano bulls ahead.

Canadian Bitcoin ETF adds 6.9K BTC in one day as GBTC discount hits record low

It's a polarizing world in institutional Bitcoin offerings this week as Grayscale's CEO remains convinced demand will return.

BitKwonnect? ‘Luna Brothers’ moment sees Terra inflate token supply 3,500% overnight

There is now 6.9 trillion LUNA in circulation, while the coin’s value is practically zero in U.S. dollar terms.

Bitcoin price sees ‘hell of a reversal candle’ as 168,000 BTC leaves exchanges

Nothing keeps a Bitcoin bull down for long, and now, BTC price action is back above $30,000 after 24-hour gains of 30%.

Analysts say Ether price must hold this key level to avoid a capitulation-like move

Traders identify key support and resistance levels that Ethereum must hold as ETH price trades at levels not seen since July 2021.

Look out below! Ethereum derivatives data hints at further downside from ETH

ETH options pricing and the top traders’ long-to-short ratio signal a lack of confidence in the $1,700 support.

Crypto-associated stocks hammered as COIN and HOOD drop to record lows

The stock price of listed BTC mining companies and other businesses with exposure to cryptocurrency are dropping to yearly lows as the crypto market continues to sell-off.

3 reasons why bears aim to pin Bitcoin below $30K for this week’s BTC options expiry

BTC price is in a freefall and data suggests bears plan to keep the price below $30,000 until the May 13 options expiry.

Bitcoin could target $32K, says trader as LUNA crashes below one penny

Bitcoin price action appears to be back with a bang as record-breaking long leverage builds on Bitfinex.

r/Bitcoin - "Why didn't I buy at $30k?"

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r/Bitcoin - Diogenes was the first Bitcoiner.

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r/Bitcoin - What's backing your currency?

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r/Bitcoin - "Good."

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r/Bitcoin - Found a scammer today, trying to steal my Bitcoin

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r/Bitcoin - Probably only Bitcoin maximalists understand this

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r/Bitcoin - First Bitcoin meetup for nation states

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First they wanted $15 dollars an hour and now that they get it they want $25 dollars an hour. Once they get that they will want $35 dollars per hour. The cost of living goes up with the wages. The grocery store/landlord/etc heard minimum wage went up and said ok they got more money we can raise prices even more. Keep chasing the carrot, keep swimming up hill with fiat…

I have been hodling for several years at this point, and have had "not your keys, not your coins" drilled into my head, but have kept my coins on Coinbase the whole time anyway. I even bought a hardware wallet several years ago but was too nervous to actually transfer my coins to it. I figured a big company like Coinbase is probably better at security than I am, so…

Ask (and answer!) away! Here are the general rules: If you'd like to learn something, ask. If you'd like to share knowledge, answer. Any question about Bitcoin is fair game. And don't forget to check out r/BitcoinBeginners You can sort by new to see the latest questions that may not be answered yet.0 votes and 0 comments so far on Reddit

Tweet link: https://twitter.com/Mashinsky/status/1525978768409509888 Huge conflict of interest on his part, of course. He also appears to be lumping in the Satoshi lockup in his claims. Those coins are not confirmed lost. Seems Celsius is getting a lot of negative press over the last few days. I'll never understand chasing a 5% yield on an asset that could easily 100x from here and risking losing it all. Last year their custodian,…

r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, May 16, 2022

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The Dubai airline Emirates has revealed plans to integrate "bitcoin as a payment for services rendered". The aspirations to embrace Bitcoin by this airline came just a few weeks after the company disclosed its NFT and metaverse plans. Although the time the plans will be implemented is still unknown. Emirate, the major airline in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), also plans to launch a metaverse and NFT trading platform for…

r/Bitcoin - Only opportunities

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r/Bitcoin - NOOO! Based on a true story smh

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r/Bitcoin - Bitcoin in the Media

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r/Bitcoin - Buttcoiners too lazy to do anything.

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r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, May 15, 2022

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r/Bitcoin - Been Buying Bitcoin every month since October 2017 (56 months)

So I got obsessed with bitcoin back in October 2017. Was really bummed I found it so late and it was too late to have any sizeable amount of bitcoin anymore. Decided to buy as much as possible and tightened the budget to buy maximum amount every month. Been doing that for 56 months and gonna continue until my stack gives me freedom/security enough to quit the fiat hamster wheel.…

r/ethereum - Layer 2 (zkSync) Swaps and Fiat On-Ramp are Now Live on Numio

Hello r/ethereum, Our timing for this release couldn’t be much worse but bears haven’t stopped us building before and they won’t stop us now. If you didn't know, Numio is a non-custodial, Layer 2 Ethereum, mobile app available on Android and iOS. First released in 2020, we were the first app to be built on zkSync. Layer 2 Swaps - we’ve added Layer 2 Swaps with our ZigZag integration which…

r/ethereum - Cloudflare to run Ethereum node experiment to help ‘build a better internet’

Cloudflare is going to participate in the research and development of the core infrastructure that helps keep Ethereum secure, fast, as well as energy-efficient for everyone,” the firm stated. Ahead of Ethereum’s highly anticipated switch to proof-of-stake (PoS), cybersecurity firm Cloudflare is set to launch and fully stake Ethereum validator nodes over the next few months. It aims to study energy efficiency, consistency management and network speed of the PoS…

r/ethereum - Where does Ethereum's protocol revenue go?

Hello! I was looking at token terminal's protocol revenue chart and Ethereum is #1 by a huge margin! ($8.5B in the last year) https://tokenterminal.com/terminal/metrics/protocol_revenue I'm wondering where does all this ETH go? A DAO? ETH miners? Thanks!0 votes and 0 comments so far on Reddit

r/ethereum - Vitalik Buterin pumping ethereum today

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r/ethereum - Introducing the 2022 State of Crypto Report

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r/ethereum - Vitalik Buterin pumping ethereum today

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r/ethereum - Vitalik pumping ETH right now

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Hello, This is a template I made to easily keep track of my investments. I've decided to share it for free as a give back to the community. 𝐅𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬 ------------- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gIlkqdGDb8s 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐢𝐭 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐬 (𝐆𝐮𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐥𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐝) ------------------------------------------- Portfolio’s Currency is selected. History is inputted either with a CSV file or manually (Transactions, Trades, Dividends). Each investment’s information is specified (Asset Class, Region, Sector, etc.) All data are then calculated automatically…

I know currently it's possible to do staking using some third parties platforms or validator aggregators. Can anyone say what's the current APR for stake ETH and the expected APR after merge? Also, will it be a stable and guaranteed APR? Has network usage and charged fees any influence on APR level? If possible would like also to know how different is the staking APR of you have at least…

r/ethereum - CBDC testing on an Ethereum Layer 2

Ethereum layer 2 Nahmii wins tender for CBDC testing: "The sandbox project includes both technical and blockchain services, where Nahmii AS will build, maintain and train Norges Bank users and partners on the sandbox environment. In addition, the Norges Bank sandbox trial is expected to include all major Norwegian banks, who will also benefit from Nahmii AS’s technical expertise." Potential to accrue fees in final product News yet to hit…

r/ethereum - Cloudflare is experimenting with running POS nodes.

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I made all kinds of plans, has the island picked out and everything , but the recent setback of 90% loss in everything has delayed those plans. Figure I might be able to retire at 90 if Im lucky0 votes and 4 comments so far on Reddit

r/ethereum - Norges Bank CBDC Sandbox Project

Nahmii AS to announce that we have been chosen to work with Norges Bank (the central bank of Norway) on their upcoming experimental CBDC sandbox project. This prestigious award confirms Nahmii AS’s position as a global leader in the blockchain space and represents another milestone for the Bergen-based company. Following a competitive tender process, Nahmii AS will now build a sandbox environment for Norges Bank as part of their CBDC…

r/ethereum - This Givea way is going viral!!!

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r/ethereum - Will Ethereum’s Virtual Machine Eat Itself?

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r/ethereum - This is lit check!!!!

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r/ethereum - wow this is happening!!!

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At Wido, we tried to look at the differences between stablecoins as of May 1st, approximately 1 week before UST crashed. Stablecoins achieve price stability through collateralisation. There are different types of collateral (cash or other crypto assets), let’s explore it for a few stablecoins – USDC, UST, DAI, FRAX and LUSD. In the chart above, USDC stands out of the crew. As of May 1, 2022, there was 49B…

r/ethereum - StarkNet Roundup #16

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I made some research about the inflation rate of Ethereum, but different rates have always been quoted. As far as I understand it, there is a basic 4% inflation rate, which is reduced by how much of the transaction costs are burned. There is also occasionally talk of deflationary rates, but that refers more to the transaction peak of isolated days or? Can anyone recommend me a source that reflects…

Right now Proof of Stake and PoW Participates get rewards, will the awards of the previous PoW shift automatically to PoS and the Staking Reward will increase post merge? In this way it might be a good way to stake right due to the sudden increase of rewards?0 votes and 0 comments so far on Reddit

r/ethereum - Frequently Asked Questions + Weekly Discussion Thread

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I have some eth, but I can't find a website to sell it on. I used to use coinbase, but it looks like they don't accept norwegian cards anymore. I moved out of Norway a while back, and don't have access to any documents from the last 3 months proving my address there. I also don't have these documents where I'm staying right now. Is there a website I could…

If I have $1000, $10,000 or $50,000 in USDC in an offline wallet, how much ETH do I need to move any of these amount to an exchange? And then how much extra ETH do I need to convert USDC into fiat? I am looking to see what the total cost will be along the entire journey from offline wallet -> exchange -> bank acccount.0 votes and 0 comments so…

r/ethereum - omg check this out!!!!

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r/ethereum - amazing its still going!!!!

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We all recall this is a pivotal year for Ethereum layer 2 (L2) solutions so what happens over the coming months will be critical in making decentralized finance (DeFi) work better, faster, and more reliably for a far greater number of users. Last year saw L2 solutions roll out with great promise, increasing the number of decentralized apps across verticals such as exchanges, marketplaces, wallets, bridges, and more. Yet the…

We have the leverage because if they try to put kyc on native wallets or felonize, extradite, or intimidate developers for coding, or blackball smart contracts, give "defi licenses" to CME chicago good ole boys, we will dedollarize & pull everything out of the US. US gets nothing. Look at what Tom Duffy and the CME are doing to our industry, this decrepit guy is admitting to the US ag…

Yeah, we all know the many constraints which currently besieges our dear Ethereum network. Major constraints such as extremely high gas fees for even simple transactions, a transaction per second (TPS) figure of about 15, which makes the network pretty slow when it comes to processing transactions and a couple other limitations such as the current consensus model in use and the technicality of its programming language even for developers.…

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Around 10 PM (UTC) this Friday, it became known that several platforms related to cryptocurrencies suffered attacks of different types that could jeopardize the security of their users' information, and then perhaps their funds. The situation affected the pricing and statistics site CoinGecko, the Ethereum block explorer Etherscan and the decentralized exchange (DEX) QuickSwap. Apparently, no attacks or vulnerabilities have yet been reported in other recent blockchains such as Solana,…

Hello Everyone. Complete crypto newby here. Invested some small amounts in bitcoin and Ethereum but completely unaware about the underlying technology (tried to learn some basics of bitcoin like POW and hash etc, but thats it). I would like to learn more about Ethereum and how it works but not sure where to start. I come from a non-CS background and completely lost in the terminology. The term "layer" keeps…

KWON-DO-HYUNG is listed in this Korean document as disolving his company Terraform Labs on April 30th, registered May 4th. The act of dissolving just days before the collapse of UST suggests the intent to eliminate responsibility of the aftermath, which serves as evidence that he knew something was going to happen. On top of it all, Do Kwon's Terra foundation sent 52,189 Bitcoin to Gemini and 28,205 Bitcoin to Binance,…