DeFi

In 2020, the " DeFi Summer" left people fascinated by the charm of Decentralized Finance, and also brought the Ethereum ecosystem to the forefront of crypto space. Let us show you here how to play with the DeFi "Money Legos".

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Ethena Thesis — The Internet Bond
Beginner

Ethena Thesis — The Internet Bond

This article provides an in-depth analysis of Delphi’s investment logic in Ethena, revealing Ethena’s innovations in the stablecoin field and the potential risks it faces. The article explores Ethena’s design philosophy in detail, including how it generates revenue by combining ETH staking and perpetual contract funding rates, as well as its trade-offs in stability, scalability, and decentralization. In addition, the article also discusses Ethena's profit model and prospects for the future stablecoin market, providing readers with a comprehensive understanding of this emerging stablecoin project.
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Distributed Validator Technology (DVT) Explained
Advanced

Distributed Validator Technology (DVT) Explained

This article provides a detailed explanation of distributed validator technology and its operations. It highlights that the core of this technology depends on five key components to ensure the security and resilience of validator operations. The article also discusses use cases, system risks, and introduces a revolutionary solution to enhance the security and operational efficiency of blockchain validators.
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Algorithmic stablecoins are being hyped up again. Will Ethena be the next Luna?
Intermediate

Algorithmic stablecoins are being hyped up again. Will Ethena be the next Luna?

Explore the innovation and risks of Ethena's algorithmic stablecoin, which offers high-yield internet bonds based on Ethereum's Delta-neutral strategy. Analyze potential crises it faces, including collateral decoupling and funding rate risks.
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What is B² Network?
Intermediate

What is B² Network?

B² Network, a layer-2 solution on the Bitcoin Blockchain addresses the scalability of the Bitcoin network by introducing a two-layer infrastructure that allows for faster transactions and lower costs without compromising on security.
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MIIX Capital: Pendle Research and Analysis Report
Intermediate

MIIX Capital: Pendle Research and Analysis Report

Interest rate swaps are the main derivatives market for institutions. Interest rate derivatives account for 80% of the market share of the derivatives track, with extremely large transaction volume. However, this track on the chain has just been introduced by Pendle.This article will guide readers through a detailed explanation of the applications of Pendle and the key data points.
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Restaking Ecosystem: Transforming Yield Generation with EigenLayer
Beginner

Restaking Ecosystem: Transforming Yield Generation with EigenLayer

The article delves into the Restaking ecosystem and its innovative applications in the cryptocurrency domain, particularly focusing on the EigenLayer project. Restaking allows users to re-stake their already staked ETH or Liquidity Staking Tokens (LST) for additional earnings, supporting emerging projects and protocols. As an infrastructure protocol, EigenLayer enables the security of Ethereum to be inherited and utilized by other networks, driving innovation and enhancing capital efficiency. The article also discusses the main advantages and potential risks of Restaking, as well as its possible impact on the future Web3 ecosystem, including innovations in MEV management, decentralized AI, and zero-knowledge proof verification.
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Eden Network: Making Ethereum Safer for Users
Beginner

Eden Network: Making Ethereum Safer for Users

Click to discover the new technology behind Ethereum transactions.
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What is Karura?
Beginner

What is Karura?

Explore Karura, the DeFi platform on the Kusama network, offering innovative financial services and solutions tailored to the blockchain community's needs.
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What is Aevo? All you need to know about AEVO token
Intermediate

What is Aevo? All you need to know about AEVO token

Aevo is a decentralized derivatives trading platform dedicated to options and perpetual contracts trading.
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What is WINkLink?
Beginner

What is WINkLink?

This article introduces the WINkLink Predictor technology and the importance and potential of decentralized predictor networks. It will also introduce the WINkLink system architecture, model and down-chain reporting, which enables smart contracts to reliably access external data sources reliably, expanding their application scope and providing more possibilities for developing decentralized financial ecosystems.
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Exploring Aqua: The Leader in DeFi Supply-Side Reform
Beginner

Exploring Aqua: The Leader in DeFi Supply-Side Reform

The article provides an in-depth analysis of the innovations of the Aqua platform, a project aimed at improving the efficiency of DeFi liquidity supply and capital efficiency. Aqua solves the high slippage and impermanent loss problems of automated market makers (AMMs) by introducing private market makers (PMM) and requests for quotes (RFQ) models. Aqua’s “programmable liquidity layer” allows market makers to use leverage to lend LP funds for market making, improving the efficiency of capital use and liquidity supply. In addition, Aqua's cross-chain transaction aggregation function enables it to integrate multi-chain assets and liquidity to provide traders with a better quotation and liquidity environment. The article emphasizes that these characteristics of Aqua make it a leader in DeFi supply-side reform, creating a win-win situation for liquidity providers and traders.
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What is Mode Network?
Intermediate

What is Mode Network?

Mode Network is a DeFi Layer 2 solution built on the OP Stack, focusing on enhancing scalability, reducing costs, and incentivizing developers, thereby transforming the decentralized finance sector. Its core measures include "Sequencer Fee Sharing" and the "Mode Flare L3 Platform", providing unique advantages and incentives for developers while promoting the development of the ecosystem.
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Why do ERC-5169 and TokenScript need Smart Layer?
Beginner

Why do ERC-5169 and TokenScript need Smart Layer?

Smart Layer redefines the token economy to some extent. Tokens are no longer just an asset, but can promote the development of economic activities by integrating rights, functions and systems.
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What is Social Engineering in the Crypto Space
Intermediate

What is Social Engineering in the Crypto Space

With more sophisticated and advanced social engineering methods on the rise, used to scam and loot from a handful of Web3 users, necessary control measures to mitigate losses or fall victim to these criminals become very important.
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Staking platform reaches a turning point: Is decentralization the next step?
Intermediate

Staking platform reaches a turning point: Is decentralization the next step?

The article discusses the development trends of staking platforms, especially the centralization issue facing Ethereum staking, and proposes Rainbow Staking as a solution. It introduces the current main staking platforms such as Lido, Rocket Pool, etc., which provide liquidity staking and DeFi staking services. The article emphasizes the importance of reducing entry barriers and technological innovation to promote decentralization and enhance network security. At the same time, it introduces the concept of Rainbow Staking, aiming to encourage more independent validators' participation through technological integration and reducing asset thresholds, thus reducing reliance on large staking platforms.
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