Author: Shaurya Malwa

Crypto whitehat security firm CertiK bags $1 billion valuation after Sequoia raise


CertiK today announced the completion of an $80 million Series B2 financing round. This investment is led by Sequoia, with participation from existing investors including Tiger Global, Coatue Management, and GL Ventures (Hillhouse Capital’s VC arm). This not only sets Read More

CitaDAO integrates Chainlink to bring tokenized real estate to DeFi


CitaDAO is integrating industry-leading oracle solution Chainlink to unlock tokenized real estate use cases in DeFi. CitaDAO is creating a Real Estate powered Decentralized Finance (DeFi) ecosystem on Ethereum that features sustainable yield farms powered by real estate that are Read More

Transactional service Chainlink Keepers goes live on the Polygon network


Chainlink Keepers, a decentralized transaction automation service powered by Chainlink’s vast node network, is now live on Polygon. Automating dApp services The integration will enable transaction automation services for smart contracts, allowing decentralized apps (dApps) to operate without the need Read More

HBAR Foundation announces new support for NFTs on the growing Hedera Network


Venly, a blockchain technology provider, and the HBAR Foundation today announced Venly’s support for their NFT tools and wallet services on the Hedera Network, with support for their NFT Market coming soon.  With Venly solutions on the Hedera network, developers Read More

Pollen DeFi becomes the most oversubscribed Launchpool presale with over $8.4 million staked | CryptoSlate


Pollen DeFi announced that well over a third (35.3%) of total $LPOOL supply (value $8.4 million) was staked to split the $750,000 Pollen ($PLN) allocation, the most over-subscribed raise completed on the platform. Decentralized asset management platform Pollen DeFi became Read More

Polygon contributes $500,000 in MATIC to Ethereum prediction dApp SportX


Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform onboarding millions to the Web3, today announces it has contributed $500,000 to incentivize further volume building on SportX, part of the SX Network and the largest prediction market dapp by betting volume across all chains. Read More

Hedera Network will soon see its first DeFi project | CryptoSlate

CryptoSlate, in partnership with the HBAR Foundation, is launching on the Hedera network, becoming the first DeFi app on the carbon-negative blockchain. The HBAR Foundation fuels the development of the Hedera ecosystem by providing grants and other resources to developers, Read More

Here is how you can track DeFi protocols and NFT launches on Solana


Blockchain analytics platform Nansen has announced today an upcoming integration with Solana, a high-performance blockchain supporting builders around the world creating crypto apps that scale. “When @solana?” We’re thrilled to announce that Nansen will launch #Solana dashboards soon, so you Read More

Bitcoin futures powerhouse BitMEX is now supporting Tether-margined trading


BitMEX, one of the world’s leading crypto derivatives platforms, has announced that its traders can officially margin and settle with Tether (ERC20-USDT) on the platform starting today. (1/5) It’s official 🎉 our #USDT contracts are live tomorrow at 04:00 UTC! — Read More’s own mainnet beta ‘Cronos Chain’ goes live on Cosmos


Crypto services firm announced the launch of Cronos mainnet beta yesterday, making it the first Cosmos EVM chain for supporting DeFi, NFTs, and the metaverse. Wallet Extension now supports Cronos Mainnet Beta! Connect your DeFi Wallet with DApps Read More

Developers can now port their Ethereum dApps to Nervos as ‘Godwoken’ goes live


Nervos today announced that “Godwoken,” the first EVM-compatible Layer 2 blockchain in the network’s multi-layer roadmap, is now in mainnet beta. Starting today, developers can apply to be part of Nervos as it aims to become the next major DeFi Read More

‘Serum Markets’ launches for easy market analytics on the Solana blockchain

CryptoSlate, a cross-blockchain computing network, and decentralized indexing provider announced today the launch of Serum Markets, to help surface valuable trading data on Project Serum, a protocol delivering the underlying liquidity infrastructure to dApps built on Solana’s fast and censorship-resistant Read More

How Pollen DeFi’s community curated Asset Index embodies ‘DeFi 2.0’ and creates ‘Crypto Meritocracy’ | CryptoSlate


Pollen DeFi, the decentralized protocol that facilitates ‘hivemind’ weighting of asset pools that back up market-tradable tokens, today revealed their upcoming ‘Incentivised Beta’ platform release and details on how the ‘DeFi 2.0’ protocol will enable its unique community-managed financial instrument. Read More

Solana-based ‘Legend’ NFTs are bringing stars like Muhammed Ali to the metaverse


Solana-based Blockasset, a sports platform aimed at connecting athletes and their fans through decentralized technologies, has revealed five heroes of its upcoming stellar ‘LeGENds’ NFT drop, it said in a release shared with CryptoSlate. They include ex England and Manchester Read More