60% of investors believe ETH has better growth potential than BTC – CoinShares survey reveals

Around 60% of investors believe that Ethereum (ETH) has a more compelling growth outlook, according to a survey by CoinShares. As opposed to the 60% siding with ETH, only 30% of the respondents said Bitcoin (BTC) had the most compelling growth outlook, according to the CoinShares survey. The survey included 43 investors who managed a total … Read more

Active crypto developers grew 5% YoY despite market decline

BitcoinMonthly active developers grew 5% YoY, despite a more than 70% decline in crypto prices in 2022, according to a recent crypto developer report from venture firm Electric Capital. The report also outlined more than 8% YoY growth in Full-Time developers. The report said: “Full-Time developer growth is the most important growth signal to track … Read more

Deployed ETH smart contracts surge 453% in Q4 2022

CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: 3AC founders building new exchange; SBF maligned by ex-FTX US president Founders of Three Arrows Capital and CoinFLEX are raising money for a new exchange. Elsewhere, Sam Bankman-Fried has been harshly criticized by the former president of FTX.US. These and other stories in today’s CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily. 23 hours ago · 3 … Read more

2022 second-worst year ever for Bitcoin price – Arcane

Arcane Research’s 2022 year-end report cited that 2022 was the second-worst-performing year for Bitcoin (BTC), as the leading crypto saw a 65% decrease throughout the year, only beaten by the 73% sink recorded in 2018. BTC, ETH, BNB, S&P500, and Gold in 2022 BTC’s performance was the second-worst of the year compared to Binance Coin … Read more

Uniswap V3 was the most used Ethereum contract in 2022

Uniswap V3 has become the most popular Ethereum contract in 2022, ranking first when it comes to total gas used throughout the year. According to data from Dune Analytics, Uniswap V3 used up over 2.8 million gas in 2022. This is more than three times higher than the amount of gas consumed in Uniswap V2, … Read more

Senator Lummis ‘comfortable’ including Bitcoin in retirement funds amid bear market

US Senator Cynthia Lummis is still a devoted Bitcoin supporter, as she wants to add Bitcoin to retirement funds amid the struggling crypto market.  “I’m very comfortable with making sure that people can include Bitcoin in their retirement funds because it’s just different than other cryptocurrencies,” Lummins recently shared with Semafor. However, it’s not the … Read more

Vitalik Buterin reveals exciting use cases for Ethereum ecosystem

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin published a blog post to illustrate use cases that excite him about the Ethereum ecosystem. The post looked at money, DeFi, digital identity, DAOs, and hybrid apps showcasing the breadth of utility within the Turing complete blockchain network. What in the Ethereum application ecosystem excites mehttps://t.co/QxCa6EoWDl — vitalik.eth (@VitalikButerin) December 5, … Read more

Germany has the second highest concentration of ETH nodes in the world

Germany operates one of the world’s largest networks of Ethereum validators, according to the 2022 German Blockchain report published by CV VC Labs. The report which offers a structural overview of the country’s blockchain ecosystem, also indicated Germany accounts for nearly 6% of Europe’s blockchain funding.  The European country has a 22.8% share of all … Read more

Coinbase burns $546M of USD resources as it reports another quarter in the red with a 55% revenue decline

Coinbase reported its third-quarter earnings after the bell on Nov. 3, revealing a decline of 55% in revenue year-over year as Q3 revenue came in at $590.3 million, down from $1.31 billion in Q3 2021. The company’s also recorded a net loss of $540.6 million, or $2.43 per share, versus net income of $402.3 million, … Read more