Are the BZx Flash Loan Attacks Signaling the End of DeFi?

Follow up Earlier this week, the decentralized lending protocol bZx was exploited in back-to-back “flash loan” attacks. While the two exploits were distinct, the end results remained the same. In total, $954,000 was gleaned from the platform. But what exactly happened? Was it an exploit, a simple ..

Get Ready for the Bitcoin Halving – Here Are 9 Countdown Clocks You Can...

The anticipation for the block reward halving for BTC, BCH, and BSV has been building. All three cryptocurrencies will see rewards halved from 12.5 to 6.25 coins throughout the months of April and May. The following is a comprehensive list of websites that are counting down each crypto’s reward halv..

BTC Crash, Fraud and Anti-Hodling: Bad Crypto News of the Week

AUDIO The Bitcoin community collectively facepalmed after BTC fell back below $10,000. It was the result of an $800 crash that took place over the course of one hour, the fifth-largest one-hour drop ever recorded. But some analysts are calling for an unprecedented rally ahead of the pending halvin..

FCoin Blames Poor Auditing for Shutdown, but Others Suspect Exit Scam

Follow up Less than two years after bursting onto the scene, Chinese crypto exchange FCoin has shut down its operations. The platform, founded by Zhang Jian, also says it may be unable to pay the 7,000 to 13,000 Bitcoin (BTC) — about $67 million to $125 million — that is owed to its customers. Jia..

Chinese Government-Backed Institute Releases New Ranking of 37 Crypto Projects

China’s Center for Information and Industry Development has published its latest crypto project ranking — the first this year. A total of 37 crypto projects, two more than in the previous ranking, were evaluated and ranked overall this month as well as in three separate categories. Also read: Bitco..

Bitcoin Dominance 6-Month Low Doesn’t Mean Price Is ‘Ultra-Bearish’

Market Update Bitcoin (BTC) continued trading in a narrow corridor on Feb. 22 as markets awaited fresh action after last week’s sudden 8% price drop. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 BTC “correcting in an uptrending market”Data from Coin360 and Cointelegraph Markets showed BT..