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Tether Stablecoin Launches on Blockstream’s Liquid Sidechain

| Daniel Palmer

A new version of the widely used but controversial stablecoin tether is launching on Blockstream's Liquid Network.

Blockstream Launches Atomic Swaps on Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain

| Alyssa Hertig

Blockstream has created an "experimental" tool making it easier for users to trade "trustlessly" between tokens on its Liquid sidechain.

lightning, bitcoin

A Protocol for Issuing Tokens Launches on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

| Leigh Cuen

The first protocol for issuing tokens via bitcoin’s lightning network is aimed to rival ethereum's ERC-20. But that's a tall order.

Techstars-Backed Alkemi Enters DeFi Race With $16 Million Liquidity Pool

| Leigh Cuen

This new startup wants to plug exchanges, funds and other traditional players into the broader DeFi movement.

Liquid.com Closes Funding Round Valuing Crypto Firm at ‘Over $1 Billion’

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto trading platform Liquid.com has been backed by Bitmain and IDG Capital in a funding round it says makes it the latest crypto unicorn.

ether, worker

$5 Million in MakerDAO Loans Have Been Liquidated, But Help Is on the Way

| Christine Kim

A new tool called CDP Saver is being tested that could soon make MakerDAO loans less risky.

51% Attacks for Rent : The Trouble with a Liquid Mining Market

| Anthony Xie

As the global pool of hashing power grows more liquid, arbitrageurs may see a financial incentive in "rent-a-miner" attacks.

Digital Garage to Test Yen-Pegged Stablecoin on Blockstream Network

| Yogita Khatri

A Digital Garage subsidiary has partnered with blockchain tech firm Blockstream to test atomic swaps of a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin.

Liquid Goes Live: Blockstream’s First Bitcoin Sidechain Has Finally Arrived

| Alyssa Hertig

Three years in the making, bitcoin's first sidechain "Liquid" is now live, but it's not as decentralized as you might think.

Quoine Looks to Boost Crypto Liquidity With New Trading Platform

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto exchange startup Quoine has launched a trading platform called Liquid that it says will bring much needed liquidity to the crypto markets.