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MiCA
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Understanding the MiCA Bill

What is the MiCA bill? Regulation has been a hot topic for crypto this month. On March 9, President Biden signed an executive order directing the federal government in the US to implement a strategy for regulating cryptocurrencies.  And on March 14, the European Parliament voted on the wording of the Markets in Crypto Assets

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cryptocurrencies Ukraine
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The Role of Cryptocurrency in the Ukraine Conflict

The war in Ukraine has generated millions of words and strong emotions. This blog post will not repeat what so many other writers have already said. Instead, one topic which has hit the news is Ukraine’s use of cryptocurrency for donations.  While most governments around the world have cautiously welcomed innovation in the crypto sector,

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ENS
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What is the Ethereum Name Service (ENS)?

The Ethereum Name Service (ENS) is a hugely important part of the Web3 ecosystem. Skytale recently announced ENS support, and the ENS website now lists us as a dApp in their ecosystem. Let’s take a closer look at how ENS actually works. What is ENS? Which is easier to remember: 0x39dbfdd63fd491a228a5b601e0662a4014540347 or beer.eth? ENS replaces

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Skytale x Solana
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Skytale integrates Solana

We are very proud to announce we have integrated Solana and you can now see the balance of your Solana wallets! Solana is a high-performance non EVM blockchain, made by Solana Labs, which is considered by many a potential Ethereum rival thanks to its superior transaction speeds and lower associated costs. For this reason it became very popular in

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DEX
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Finding the right DEX for you

A DEX is completely different from the centralized model. Decentralized exchanges are simply pieces of software that allow people to trade cryptocurrencies directly with each other. There are more than 100 DEXs out there – so how do you know which ones are best? In this post, we take a look at DEXs (decentralized exchanges)

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dApp
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What is a dApp?

“dApp” is short for “decentralized application”. To understand what we mean by this, let’s first define what ‘application’ means in this context. A web or mobile application is simply data and code that you can interact with via your browser or phone. Facebook, Twitter, Venmo and Siri are all examples of applications. Applications always used

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Skytale & Swapr NFT Giveaway
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Skytale & Swapr – Farming with Benefits

NFT giveaway with unlimited access to Skytale‘s Premium service for 15 lucky liquidity miners! At Skytale, we know how difficult it is to keep track of your investments. That’s why we are passionate about providing you with data analysis that enables you to make better informed decisions. Skytale‘s dashboard aggregates and tracks your crypto assets

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A Guide to Yield Farming
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What is yield farming?

Today’s post is about yield farming, one of the most important concepts in DeFi. Until about three years ago, you could not do very much with crypto other than HODL it or trade it. People from traditional finance often pointed out that unlike shares (which offered dividends), crypto gave no return. The only strategy was

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Maximal Extractable Value
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Frontrunning in Ethereum: What is the Maximal Extractable Value

DeFi is full of technical words and phrases, either derived from the financial sector or from computer science. Once we figure out what these mean, the underlying concepts are easier to understand. Maximal Extractable Value (MEV) is one of those terms. Today we’ll take a look at a term that is exclusive to blockchain tech

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Ethereum's Roadmap and the Alternative Chains
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Ethereum’s Roadmap and the Alternative Chains

The growth of the DeFi sector, the popularity of NFTs and higher adoption in general has caused Ethereum’s transaction fees and confirmation time to skyrocket. Some important changes are coming to Ethereum and they will address these issues. On the anniversary of the Beacon chain launch last month, Vitalik Buterin tweeted something that sparked a

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