Celestia

Why the Celestia Team Sees a Future With 10K Roll-Ups
Why the Celestia Team Sees a Future With 10K Roll-Ups
Celestia co-founder Mustafa Al-Bassam and COO Nick White join "Unchained" to discuss what Celestia is and how it works, insights on how data availability sampling allows for m...
Why the Celestia Team Sees a Future With 10K Roll-Ups

Three Crypto Pioneers on Crypto’s Monolithic vs. Modular Debate
Three Crypto Pioneers on Crypto’s Monolithic vs. Modular Debate
Anatoly Yakovenko, co-founder of Solana Labs, Nick White, COO at Celestia, and Chris Burniske, partner at VC firm Placeholder discuss the differences between modular and monol...
Three Crypto Pioneers on Crypto’s Monolithic vs. Modular Debate

Anticipation Swirls Around Possible Spot Bitcoin ETF Approval; Celsius to Unstake Thousands of Ether
Anticipation Swirls Around Possible Spot Bitcoin ETF Approval; Celsius to Unstake Thousands of Ether
"CoinDesk Daily" host Jennifer Sanasie breaks down the biggest headlines shaping the crypto industry today, including an update on bitcoin's (BTC) price action following repor...
Anticipation Swirls Around Possible Spot Bitcoin ETF Approval; Celsius to Unstake Thousands of Ether

Celestia is launching its testnet. (NASA/Unsplash)
Celestia’s TIA Token Pops 22% as Staking, ‘Modular’ Narrative Gains Favor
Staking TIA on native platforms is yielding between 15% to 17%, minus fees, to users, boosting demand for the cryptocurrency.
Celestia is launching its testnet. (NASA/Unsplash)

Avail founder Anurag Arjun (Avail)
Celestia Rival Avail Inks Agreement With Starkware as Blockchain Data Race Heats Up
Avail's new "data availability" solution, currently in testing, and Madara, which is Starkware's sequencer, are both expected to go live in early 2024. They might be used in c...
Avail founder Anurag Arjun (Avail)

TIA/USD chart (TradingView)
Celestia, Blockchain Data Solution, Sees TIA Token Surge as Polygon Plan Announced
The price started rising, on speculation, even before Tuesday's announcement that Polygon would allow users of its blockchain development kit to incorporate Celestia's "data a...
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Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Polygon to Offer Data Solution Celestia as Option for New Layer-2 Developers
Celestia's "data availability" solution – pitched as a cheaper alternative to storing data on Ethereum – will become an option for builders who are using Polygon’s customizabl...
Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

On-chain activity remains muted on Celestia (Tyler Callahan/Unsplash)
Celestia's TIA Token Rises 200% Since Debut Despite Muted On-Chain Activity
Just 160,000 transactions have been facilitated on Celestia in the past 13 days.
On-chain activity remains muted on Celestia (Tyler Callahan/Unsplash)

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The Protocol: Kraken Awakens – as Ethereum L2 Candidate
In this week's edition of The Protocol newsletter, we look into how Kraken is reportedly considering launching its own layer-2 blockchain, following Coinbase's recent launch o...
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Illia Polosukhin, CEO of Near Foundation (Stephen Lovekin/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Near Foundation Joins Celestia in Race to Provide 'Data Availability' for Ethereum Rollups
The project's new "NEAR DA" aims to provide an alternate venue that could handle data produced by Ethereum's fast-growing network or auxiliary blockchains or "layer-2 networks...
Illia Polosukhin, CEO of Near Foundation (Stephen Lovekin/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)