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Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky (CoinDesk archives)
Celsius Repays $183M on DeFi Exchange Maker, Gets Back Collateral, Blockchain Data Shows

The troubled crypto lender paid down $183 million of its debt to the decentralized exchange Maker, blockchain data shows, possibly in a bid to recover bitcoin-linked collateral that otherwise would remain trapped.

Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky (CoinDesk archives)
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Blockchain gaming is on the rise (Fredrick Tendong/Unsplash)
First Mover Asia: Crypto Game Consoles Aren’t Needed as Web3 Gaming Has Workers, Not Gamers; Bitcoin Dips, Then Regains Its Perch Above $20K

Studios are raising significant amounts of capital, but they must build games that do a better job of engaging users; ether and most other major cryptos rise.

Blockchain gaming is on the rise (Fredrick Tendong/Unsplash)
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Cryptocurrency In Hong Kong
Market Wrap: Crypto Markets Gain Momentum After Dipping Early in Tuesday Trading

Bitcoin regains its perch above $20K; ether and most other major altcoins are in the green.

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Lemon squeeze
The Era of Easy DeFi Yields Is Over

Alpha in DeFi is about to get a lot scarcer (although still super attractive). Luckily, risk management will eventually get much simpler.

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The Era of Easy DeFi Yields Is Over

Alpha in DeFi is about to get a lot scarcer (although still super attractive). Luckily, risk management will eventually get much simpler.

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Facts or Feelings? Bitcoin Allocation Makes Sense Even in Nasty Bear Markets

If you run the numbers, bitcoin still belongs in a financial advisor’s investment toolbox.

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Opaque Platforms and Intertwined Protocols Pose Big Risk to Crypto

Second article in a series about risks we’re thinking about during these crypto down days.

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Dragonfly’s Haseeb Qureshi Is Still Optimistic in the Crypto Bear Market

Crypto’s most successful projects have historically been built during downcycles, he says.

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More Downside Ahead for Bitcoin, Says Top Valkyrie Analyst

“It’s a marathon, not a sprint,” Josh Olszewicz, head of research at Valkyrie, said about bitcoin’s price recovery, on CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover” program.

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News Analysis

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China Can’t Seem to Stop Bitcoin Mining

Reported hashrate fell to zero for two months in China last year, but it has since returned rather abruptly.

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Despite Recent Bumps in the Road, Stablecoins Will Stick Around

Why institutional investors will again move past digital assets’ volatility and bad headlines.

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The LUNA and UST Crash Explained in 5 Charts

One of the earliest signs that things were going wrong for Terra came when UST deposits on Anchor started dropping Saturday.

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