Cardano (ADA) price dips despite confirmation of imminent Shelley hard fork

Cardano (ADA) saw its price dive today alongside most other altcoins.
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Maker becomes first DeFi platform to lock over $1 billion, but concerns remain

The DeFi market got its first unicorn this week; if the total value locked (TVL) in assets on a platform is considered.
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In the DeFi world, Yearn.finance distribution concluded – what’s next for YFI?

YFI, the governance token of Yearn.finance, is the fastest DeFi growth story in the history of cryptocurrencies.
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As Ethereum skyrockets, 71% of ETH addresses are now in profit, setting a two-year high

Ethereum’s surge to over $300 on Saturday created the most profits for holders in over two years; if on-chain data is considered.
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Mining pool co-founder on Bitcoin mining centralization, ‘death spirals’, and money printing

CryptoSlate recently sat down with Ethan Vera, the CFO of Luxor Mining Pool and a former investment banker at Goldman Sachs.
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Chainlink (LINK) taps South Korea’s biggest banks to bolster forex and DeFi

Financial market data from South Korean banks will now feature on Chainlink’s decentralized oracles services, as announced at an event in Seoul on Friday.
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