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Fantom Foundation and Mapleblock Capital Partnership Announcement

Fantom Foundation and Mapleblock Capital have partnered to support projects building on the Fantom blockchain. The partnership aims to provide a significant funding boost to the Fantom ecosystem, setting the stage for broader adoption for the Fantom community. “We are excited to be collaborating with Mapleblock Capital, who are very interested in supporting ecosystem projects

Flash loans

The DeFi revolution is a shift of the philosophical view on how financial institutions should be built and run, however it is very much a technology revolution that allows for the philosophy behind DeFi to be expressed in code. One of the most innovative tools that came with DeFi is Flash loans. Flash Loans are

Gaming Guilds: Frontiers of the metaverse

Key-points Introduction to gaming guilds Games as a catalyst for mass adoption of crypto Quantitative Analysis of Gaming Guilds Conceptual Framework of a Guild Comparison between major gaming guilds Catalysts for a Guilds growth Closing Thoughts References Introduction to gaming guilds Blockchain gaming took the market over by a storm in Q4,2021. The rise of

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ChainGPT – AI solutions for Web3 Ecosystem

We made a strategic investment in ChainGPT alongside Maven Capital, and others. ChainGPT delivers a diverse array of specialized AI solutions tailored explicitly for Blockchain, Crypto, and Web3 applications.

Polyhedra Network – Bringing Advanced Interoperability and Scalability

We made a strategic investment in Polyhedra Network alongside Polychain Capital, HashKey Capital and others. Polyhedra Network is bringing interoperability and scalability to Web3 with cutting-edge zero-knowledge proof systems.

Canza Finance – Africa’s Gateway to Prosperity

We made a strategic investment in Canza Finance alongside Polychain Capital, 99 Capital and others. Canza Finance is a Web3 neobank that facilitates cross-border payments for African startups.

Taiko – Revolutionizing Ethereum Scaling with ZK-Rollups

We made a strategic investment in Taiko alongside Generative Ventures, Kucoin Ventures and others. Taiko is a fully decentralized, Ethereum – equivalent ZK-rollup (Type 1 ZK-EVM) aiming to scale Ethereum while upholding the root principles of security, permissionless, and decentralization.

LiveArt – The Next Gen Art Market

We made a strategic investment in LiveArt along side Binance Labs, Animoca and others. LiveArt is a revolutionary web3 platform that uses AI-powered market analytics and a global art database to connect digital art buyers with utility enhanced by art.

Sei Network – Revolutionizing the DeFi Landscape

We made a strategic investment in Sei Network along side Distributed Global, Multicoin Capital, Asymmetric, Flow Traders, Hypersphere, and others. Sei is a layer 1 blockchain specialized for trading providing fast transaction speed, low fees and high throughput.

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May 2024 – EIPs and The State of The Ethereum Ecosystem

Introduction As of mid-2024, the Ethereum ecosystem continues to evolve at a rapid pace, characterized by significant technological advancements, robust community engagement, and a focus on long-term sustainability and security. Over the past few months, Ethereum has seen a surge in adoption, driven by improvements in scalability and user experience.The successful implementation of the Shanghai

April 2024 – Market Sentiments and Money Flow

Introduction Examining historical trends and fundamentals alone is not enough when investing in assets such as cryptocurrencies. Although these are significant, market sentiment is an even more important factor that shapes market behavior. The psychological and emotional inclinations of investors influence their choices. Knowing the sentiment of the cryptocurrency market is crucial to understanding how

March 2024 – The Rise of DePIN

Introduction The Crypto industry has been constantly looking for the next big thing that can make crypto mainstream. This is now more close to reality than not. Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks, or DePINs, are predicted by many well-known cryptocurrency community members to be crucial in making cryptocurrencies more widely accepted. This excitement results from DePIN’s