What is restaking, and how to restake Ethereum to boost rewards?
    14 Apr 2024

    In proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchains such as Ethereum, the network’s security syncs with the number of active validators, the percentage of circulating tokens staked, and the allocation of these tokens among the active validators. Restaking mechanisms incentivize these staked tokens — otherwise lying inactive — to improve the overall functioning of the blockchain. This article discusses what restaking…

    Solana open interest sheds nearly $440M as price slumps 11%
    14 Apr 2024

    Solana open interest (OI) and its price have declined in the past 24 hours mirroring a broader decline across the cryptocurrency market. However, traders are remaining optimistic, viewing it as a “good opportunity.” On April 14, Solana’s OI stood at $1.62 billion, approximately 21% down from the previous day, as per CoinGlass data. OI measures the total…

    Bitcoin nose dive as political tensions escalate in the Middle East
    14 Apr 2024

    Bitcoin price plummeted over 8.4% on April 13 after Iran launched an attack on Israel, escalating  geopolitical conflicts in the Middle East. The cryptocurrency price dropped from around $67,000 to $61,625, wiping out over $130 million in market capitalization within minutes following the attack. The sell-off is also affecting other cryptocurrencies. At the time of writing,…