Meet Two New Cryptoart Resources: cryptoart.io & NFTArtPulse

2020 was a banner year for the nascent and blossoming cryptoart scene, which is so dubbed because its participants create artworks as non-fungible tokens (NFTs), selling or auctioning the pieces on blockchains like Ethereum in exchange for cryptocurrencies like ETH. As the cryptoeconomy turned increasingly bullish this year, interest accordingly surged around NFTs and cryptoart, … Read more

Exploring Interesting Ethereum Tokens (ERC-20s) Around the NFT Economy

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have been among the biggest stars of the Ethereum ecosystem this year. That said, while these NFTs are totally different from fungible ERC-20 tokens (like Dai, LINK, etc.), the cryptoeconomy now has more than a few ERC-20 tokens that are associated with promising on-the-rise NFT ventures. In today’s post, we’ll look at … Read more

Hold ETH or Buy NFTs? Understanding Impermanent NFT Loss

“Media lego” non-fungible tokens have surged in popularity in the Ethereum community this year, and among the NFT economy’s various sectors the digital fine art arena has been an early star. Why’s that? Because NFTs give artists new programmable revenue avenues, and early innovators have taken notice. NFTs can have royalties automatically caked in, so … Read more

Inside Aavegotchi: The Project Melding DeFi & NFTs Atop Ethereum

Currently the second-largest project in decentralized finance, lending and borrowing protocol Aave has been one of the DeFi ecosystem’s fastest risers and biggest stars in 2020. That this is the case isn’t surprising, either: the Aave team has developed and delivered innovations at a rapid pace this year, e.g. interest-bearing aTokens like aLINK, flash loans, … Read more

NFTs Hit the Limelight in the Cryptoeconomy This Week

Non-fungible tokens are tokenized media (think art, videos, and beyond) that trade atop blockchains like Ethereum, namely in NFT marketplaces like OpenSea and Rarible. These special tokens provide provenance and ownership around digital assets to an extent that’s never been possible before. This year, Ethereum’s decentralized finance (DeFi) sector has rapidly heated up, yet in … Read more

Complete Guide to NFTs: How to Create & Collect the Next Wave of Digital Assets

Ethereum has been the star of the cryptoeconomy in 2020 thanks to the breakout success of the smart contract platform’s rising sectors, e.g. decentralized finance. Beyond DeFi, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have given life to another one of Ethereum’s most promising, though comparatively lesser known, arenas. Notably, the supermajority of NFT activity to date has taken … Read more

Inside Rarible: The Red-Hot Ethereum NFT Marketplace

Right now, one of the hottest scenes around Ethereum behind DeFi is the NFT sector.NFTs, for non-fungible tokens, are specially designed so as to be ideal digital collectibles, gaming pieces, and beyond. Accordingly, some of the most promising projects in the NFT arena lately have been NFT marketplaces. One of those marketplaces has been Rarible, … Read more