Crypto Daily Digest - August 1st

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On August 1st, U.S. jewelry brand Tiffany & Co. will offer custom designed pendants to CryptoPunk holders, while Yuga Labs is not directly involved in the partnership. Thala Labs is developing Aptos' native stablecoin $AST. Optimism-based DEX Velodrome partnered with Lido. dYdX will migrate servers on August 3rd, with an expected downtime of about 2 hours. Aave v2 adds $1INCH as collateral. Aptos will reward tokens to incentivized testnet 2 eligible users.

DeFi

  • Aave v2 adds $1INCH as collateral. Source
  • Optimism-based DEX Velodrome partnered with Lido. Source
  • Aptos will reward tokens to incentivized testnet 2 eligible users. Source
  • Thala Labs is developing Aptos' native stablecoin $AST. Source
  • Decentralized options platform Opyn launches automated vault strategy Crab v2. Source
  • CZ: none of the Audius hacked funds came to Binance. Source
  • dYdX will migrate servers on August 3rd, with an expected downtime of about 2 hours. Source
  • Tether calls thesis behind $USDT short-selling flat out wrong. Source
  • Lime, Salesforce do not have partnerships with Helium. Source
  • PeckShieldAlert: $LPC exploiters transferred 178 $BNB to Tornado.Cash. Source
  • Terra 2.0 based DEX Astroport's governance body Astral Assembly went live. Source
  • Crypto.com DeFi Wallet integrated with Avalanche-based DEX Trader Joe. Source
  • CertiK Alert: NFT project Gas Guzzlers Discord has been attacked. Source
  • Data: Total market contracts liquidated about $56.11 million in 12 hours. Source
  • Data: DeFi Exploits for $10.2 Million in July 2022. Source
  • Decentralized data marketplace Acentrik is deployed on the Polygon mainnet. Source
  • Binance will perform wallet maintenance for multiple networks including Solana on August 4th. Source
  • Data: Ethereum miners generated $571 million in revenue in July 2022. Source
  • Ripple opens Toronto branch and plans to hire hundreds. Source

Policy & Regulation

  • Huobi gets green light as exchange provider in Australia. Source
  • The Singapore High Court has granted Vauld three months. Source
  • Central Bank of Uruguay summons to Binance due to its savings focused cryptocurrency. Source
  • FTX subsidiary was approved by regulators to operate fully in Dubai. Source

NFT

  • Data: CryptoPunks NFT collection 24 hours trading volume up 429.65%. Source
  • DappRadar report: GameFi and Metaverse least affected by Terra debacle. Source
  • U.S. jewelry brand Tiffany & Co. will offer custom designed pendants to CryptoPunk holders. Source
  • NFT collection Meebits to release IP agreement on August 15th. Source
  • CryptoPunks: Yuga Labs is not directly involved in CryptoPunks' partnership with Tiffany & Co. Source
  • British rock band Muse to release next album on NFT platform Serenade. Source

Fundings

  • Crypto credit protocol Debt DAO closes $3.5 million seed round led by Dragonfly Capital. Source
  • Hardware wallet Ledger is seeking a $100M new funding. Source

NFT

Public Chain

Stablecoins

DeFi

Optimism

DEX

Lido

dYdX

Aave

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