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Ethereum Developers Eye July for EIP-1559 Gas-Saving Upgrade

13 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Austin Reihl

The long-awaited upgrade to the Ethereum (ETH) network is said to be merely a couple of months away, according to recent rumors spurring from the word of alleged industry insiders. Consequently, investors are bullishly eying up the upcoming gas-savin...

What Is the Ethereum EIP-1559 Upgrade Fuss All About?

13 Apr 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Austin Reihl

Ethereum (ETH) developers continue to work on a crucial upgrade rumored to potentially help alleviate the sky-high transaction prices due to gas fees plaguing the network in recent months.   There have been more preparations for the next major ETH ne...

The Comprehensive Guide To Uniswap

5 Apr 2021 3 minute read 7 comments Austin Reihl

Amidst the rising popularity of decentralized finance (DeFi), Uniswap (UNI) is definitely among those occupying the center stage. Following the peak in 2017 after substantially rapid price appreciation, initial coin offerings (ICOs) saw their doomsda...

PayPal Launches Crypto Checkout Service

2 Apr 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Austin Reihl

In a history-making move, PayPal took the next step forward in mainstream cryptocurrency adoption this week with the announcement of the option for users to check out with crypto.   Every user with enough cryptocurrency available in their PayPal acco...

Uniswap Unveils UNI-V3

29 Mar 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Austin Reihl

To the delight of users of the Uniswap (UNI) decentralized exchange (DEX), the top-dog of decentralized finance (DeFi) has unveiled an early version of the long-awaited UNI-V3 update.   The launch of the UNI-V3 mainnet officially has a scheduled laun...

Understanding Cryptocurrency Wallets

25 Mar 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Austin Reihl

Users need to understand that the threat to their cryptocurrency is not through the blockchain but rather through their wallet or exchange.    Information can be tracked and stored at the provider level, and this includes your private key - this can...

Swapfolio March Update Announcement

25 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Austin Reihl

This article covers all the new features included with the latest update to the Swapfolio application.   New Feature: Desktop Price Alert (Pro Feature)   The new Desktop Price Alert feature lets users set a recurring or one-time alert on prices for e...

The Top Six Tips for Cryptocurrency Security

20 Mar 2021 4 minute read 3 comments Austin Reihl

One of the most advantageous aspects of using cryptocurrency is the level of security afforded to users. However, we have all seen the countless amount of reports – horror stories, where investors and traders lose the entirety of their crypto portfol...

The Top Four Tips for Cryptocurrency Investing

19 Mar 2021 2 minute read 4 comments Austin Reihl

Trading or investing in any financial market can be a profitable but also dangerous endeavor. It requires knowledge, skills, and experience no matter the market traders are employing.   Of course, gaining experience often comes with taking (sometimes...

The Uniswap Airdrop Is Now Worth $12,000

18 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Austin Reihl

Uniswap (UNI) is the world’s leading decentralized exchange (DEX) and automated market maker (AMM) on the Ethereum (ETH) network.   UNI provides means for users to create liquidity pools for any token based on the ERC-20 protocol standard and trade t...