Concern over banking crisis reaches levels unseen since 2008 — Poll
    09 May 2023

    According to a recent poll from Gallup, nearly half of Americans are concerned about the safety of their money deposited with banks. Public opinion of banks appears to be dwindling according to an April survey, as the industry struggles to contain the collapse of several high-profile financial institutions in recent months. A Gallup poll conducted across the…

    Worth it? Trader spends $120K on gas buying $155K worth of a memecoin
    09 May 2023

    A user spent an additional 76% of their total purchase price in gas fees on a single memecoin trade. A single trader just spent a staggering 64 Ether — equivalent to $118,000 — in gas fees purchasing $155,000 worth of a memecoin called Four (FOUR). According to an update from the popular blockchain tracking service Whale…

    What are liquidity provider (LP) tokens, and how do they work?
    09 May 2023

    What are LP tokens? Liquidity providers deposit assets into a pool to facilitate trades on decentralized exchanges (DEXs) and automated market makers (AMMs) and receive liquidity pool tokens (LP) in return.  Liquidity pool tokens are also called liquidity provider tokens. They act as a receipt for the liquidity provider, who will use them to claim their…

    Ordinals inscriptions approach 4.8M, nearly doubling in just over a week
    09 May 2023

    The BRC-20 token frenzy has seen the number of Ordinals inscriptions on the Bitcoin network soar 92% in 8 days. The number of Ordinals inscriptions on the Bitcoin network has witnessed another meteoric rise, almost doubling from 2.5 million to 4.78 million in just the last eight days. While the Ordinals protocol was initially used to…