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In the mood for crypto

The English version of my blog.


BLUE, ORCA, and FIN: Kujira relaunches its anti-whale tools

27 Jul 2022 5 minute read 2 comments ifiwasfrank

Kujira has re-emerged from the ashes of Terra and successfully launched its new blockchain. After the network crash where Kujira was born, many loyal users, like me, feared for this promising protocol’s future. Thanks to an extraordinary team, the p...

Introduction to IBC protocol and how it works

20 Jul 2022 4 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

🇮🇹  Trovate la versione italiana a questo link.   One of the main flaws of the blockchain world is that networks hardly communicate with each other. To send a Bitcoin on Ethereum network we will need external tools like expensive bridges to wrap the...

Cosmos Airdrop Guide

17 Jul 2022 8 minute read 3 comments ifiwasfrank

Link alla versione italiana   Cosmos is one of the most promising ecosystems in the crypto landscape. There are over 20 currently active networks implemented with Cosmos SDK technology, able to communicate with each other through the IBC (Inter-Block...

Sinfonia is live: Discover the dedicated Fan Token platform launched by BitSong

14 Jul 2022 6 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

For cosmonauts who have been following Bitsong over the past few months, it was a highly anticipated event. After the success of the incentivized testnet, which enabled many users to earn a nice nest egg in BTSG, the mainnet of the portal dedicated...

Nomic brings Bitcoin to Cosmos’ DeFi: How it works, future developments and airdrop

9 Jul 2022 5 minute read 2 comments ifiwasfrank

Bitcoin is for all intents and purposes the mother of all cryptocurrencies. We have seen the emergence of wrapped or pegged versions of BTC on the major blockchains in circulation, and now, thanks to Nomic, we will have the first non-custodial and f...

Prism: A new derivativers protocol arrives on Terra [ENG – ITA]

9 Feb 2022 13 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

🇮🇹 Trovate la versione italiana dell’articolo dopo quella inglese   By definition, an optical prism is a transparent element with flat, smooth surfaces designed to refract light. This image of refraction is very useful to understand the mechanisms be...

Lots of news from Stader protocol: from Community Farming to STAKE + [ENG - ITA]

2 Feb 2022 5 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

🇮🇹 Trovate la versione italiana dell’articolo dopo quella inglese   It’s been about a month since I write about Stader Labs, the protocol that allows you to maximize rewards from the staking of LUNA. Now I return to give you a brief update on the lat...

[CONTEST] Sanremo goes to HIve! Bet and Win Hive and a Rising Star NFT [ENG - ITA]

28 Jan 2022 8 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

🇮🇹 Trovate la versione italiana dell'articolo dopo quella inglese   There are those who hate it and those who love it, but the Sanremo Festival is an institution on the Italian cultural scene. More or less appreciated and followed all over the wo...

Ancor Protocol is the new project on Binance Launchpool! [ENG – ITA]

26 Jan 2022 4 minute read 0 comments ifiwasfrank

I’m not a big fan of decentralized exchanges, but we have to recognize that they can be useful as a first approach to crypto for newbies and that, sometimes, they launch interesting initiatives. Among all of them, I admit I’m a Binancian: not because...

How to claim the Stargaze airdrop (for Cosmos & Osmosis stakers) [ENG – ITA]

20 Jan 2022 6 minute read 2 comments ifiwasfrank

🇮🇹 Trovate la versione italiana dell’articolo dopo quella inglese   There’s good news for the Cosmonauts. From January 17 it is in fact possible to claim part of the airdrop promoted by Stargaze, one of the very first NFT marketplaces to be implement...