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Bridge from Ethereum to Fantom? Let's go!

29 Dec 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Kopi

This sounds pricey already... The process laid out below begins with you holding on to, say USDC already in your MetaMask (a crypto wallet). Why MetaMask? It can be other wallets, as long as it can be connected to protocols like SpookySwap (a native...

Astroport launched, let's go! (Terra)

14 Dec 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Kopi

One of the greatly anticipated project that was supposed to launch last week but was delayed... Happy to share that it has launched today in Terra! Quick recap - Terra ecosystem is utilising Luna and UST as its native tokens (to pay for gas). What is...

Bridging from Polygon to Fantom via Anyswap? Let's try!

30 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Kopi

Looking to venture into other chains? Let's try out a popular protocol - AnySwap. From DefiLlama, it's the 12th protocol by TVL in Polygon, and is present in those chains as shown below - really one of the protocols that can really call itself multi-...

How to reduce portfolio volatility with stablecoins?

22 Nov 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Kopi

If you've been in the crypto defi world for awhile, you probably have seen or even experienced the volatility of the different crypto coins. Is there a way to reduce that volatility? Below are some ways that I'm doing myself; as usual, not financial...

How to port Metamask wallet to Ledger?

19 Nov 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Kopi

After playing around with defi (decentralised finance) for awhile, I've decided to invest in a hardware wallet for added security. Metamask, the wildly popular "hot" wallet, has your seed phrase accessible on the web. The risk is if your device (comp...

Bridge Luna (ERC-20) from Gemini to Terra? Let's try!

18 Nov 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Kopi

This time round, I'm trying to get from Gemini (my fiat ramp AKA where I can send my money in to buy crypto) to Terra. If you're interested, I've another post on Polygon to Terra (comes hyperlinked). The route below goes from Gemini > KuCoin > TerraS...

DYOR - how to do your own research?

14 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Kopi

Everyone seems to be adding this "DYOR" - which stands for Do Your Own Research when they share their thoughts and ideas. Well, how do we do that? As a typical crypto writer, let me pause here to tell you to DYOR. Below are just what I find is suffic...

What's L1 or L2 blockchain?

14 Nov 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Kopi

Maybe you're looking to dip your toes into defi (decentralised finance) but are currently struggling to wrap your head around the concepts on the blockchains. If so, read on! Disclaimer that the below are very basic info, and are meant for beginners...

Free $25 in BTC for depositing $100 worth of crypto for a month? Yes!

6 Nov 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Kopi

This translates to 25% return in a single month (if I annualize it, that's 300% annual return - but obviously we are only getting a one-time payout). There's 2 payouts in this NEXONOMIC program: Referral bonus - yes, we're gunning for this as the re...

Magic Internet Money ($MIM) is a real cryptocurrency.

31 Oct 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Kopi

I'm honestly blown away by all this naming in crypto - it really does sound like some full-scale ponzi, doesn't it? Before you get offended (if you're a fan), I will tell you I'm also vested. In summary, $MIM is functioning like a stable coin. On the...