Can Avalanche Keep It Up? DeFi Users Rush In as Incentives Roll Out

The total value locked in Avalanche's DeFi ecosystem has swelled to $1.8 billion in the last month. Here's why.

Business  ·  26 August 2021

DeFi Exchange SushiSwap Builds on Avalanche as Part of $180M Incentive Program

The projects are committing $15 million in liquidity mining incentives over the next three months.

Business  ·  24 August 2021

Avalanche’s AVAX Token Jumps on $180M Incentive Program

AVAX's price has more than doubled in the past month, according to data from Messari.

Markets  ·  18 August 2021

Chainlink Integration Looks to Catalyze DeFi Development on Avalanche

More than 225 projects building on Avalanche are waiting for price feeds, said Ava Labs President John Wu.

Tech  ·  21 July 2021

First Mover: Bitcoin Tops $50K and Crypto’s Nouveau Riche Move In

Break of psychological threshold pushes largest cryptocurrency's year-to-date return to 70%, as a new breed of upstart tokens pushes industry market cap past $1.5T.

Markets  ·  16 February 2021

Avalanche Crippled by Bug Triggered by Unusually High Volume, Engineer Says

The blockchain, which had been touted for its ability to handle a high volume of transactions, was slowed to a crawl by an unusually high number of transactions.

Tech  ·  14 February 2021

First Mover: Bullish ($1 Million) Bitcoin Forecast as Year of Ox Begins

ByteTree's Charlie Morris shows how bitcoin's price gets to $1 million by 2032. PLUS: JPMorgan hounded by own traders over absence in bitcoin market.

Markets  ·  12 February 2021
Emin Gün Sirer

Avalanche Developers Rush Client Patch as ‘Bug’ Slows Blockchain Transactions

A "cross-chain finality" bug has forced the network into "self-healing mode."

Tech  ·  11 February 2021

Ava Labs Sets Avalanche Mainnet Launch for Sept. 21

With $60 million in funding at its back, Ava Labs' Avalanche is the latest next-gen blockchain network to enter the DeFi landscape.

News  ·  16 September 2020
Smart Contracts

Base Layer Wars Heat Up With Another $12M Committed to AVA Labs’ Avalanche Blockchain

AVA Labs has closed a $12 million private token sale. The funding round – co-led by Galaxy Digital, Bitmain, Initialized and others – comes weeks before an anticipated mainnet launch.

Tech  ·  25 June 2020

Cornell Professor Unveils ‘Simple Yet Powerful’ Consensus Protocols

Cornell University professor Emin Gun Sirer announced a new family of consensus protocols at Token Summit on Thursday.

Tech  ·  17 May 2018