What’s a zkEVM? The 3 main projects: zkSync, Polygon Hermez, Scroll How to connect to the testnet & use zSync dApps
Learn more about zero-knowledge proofs, how zk proofs pass the test, the general types of sk proofs, the most common types, and use cases beyond rollups
Zero-Knowledge Proofs | Zero Knowledge Basics | Zero-Knowledge Rollups | What is zkSync? | Ethereum Layer 2 | zkSync token | Pontem Network
How DeFi works, how yield farmers leverage different DeFi protocols, and how to maximize the return on crypto
How Ledger works | Do you need a cold wallet? | Ledger & Trezor models & prices compared | Using Ledger with Aptos & dApps
Most common crypto scams on Telegram, Discord, Twitter | Fake airdrops | Phishing sites & emails | Recognize them & stay safe
How to do your own research in crypto: Follow these simple steps and look for these red flags to make smart cryptocurrency decisions | Pontem -- Aptos product development studio
Discover several ways to earn money on cryptocurrency and what you need to get started making extra income
Best dApps in the Aptos ecosystem - 16 detailed reviews | DEX, lending, farming, stablecoins, liquid staking | Try them with Pontem Wallet
3 reasons why Aptos went up 400% in January 2023 | Launch timing, DeFi ecosystems, short liquidations | What’s next for APT?
Discover the world of blockchain nodes and dive into what they are, how they necessary for the blockchain network, the different types, and how they function
Learn how decentralized exchanges work and the most popular ones to use in our ultimate dex guide
Full story of FTX bankruptcy - Chapter 11 & Chapter 15 | Conflict between lawyers | Were the Bahamas involved in the hack? | SBF arrest & charges in detail
Uncover the history of digital art and NFTs and the direction NFT art is headed in the future
How to avoid scams, hacks, and rugpulls in crypto and web3. Simple tips to keep yourself and your money safe.
Lens, Farcaster, CyberConnect and other web3 social platforms. These new blockchain social media sites are changing the Internet.
Everything you wanted to know about using Pontem Wallet, Liquidswap DEX on Aptos and the LayerZero bridge
Learn all about tokenomics, what it is and how it affects the price, longevity, and utility of a token
A deep dive into the Beacon Chain Sharding & Shanghai upgrade Effect on miners, ETH price & gas fees
Will the SEC regulate Ethereum more? After The Merge to Proof of Stake, Chairman Gary Gensler thinks that Ethereum is a security.
All about Aptos Labs, the team behind the Aptos blockchain | History of Aptos | Best projects on Aptos | New projects on Aptos
How flash loans work – with & without coding | Are flash loans dangerous? | Flash loans on Move, Aptos & Liquidswap DEX
What is a blockchain code audit? Popular automated tools | Best smart contract audit firms | Famous exploits of unaudited DeFi dApps
Pontem, Martian, Rise, Petra, Fewcha, Spika: detailed reviews | Aptos wallet comparison chart | NFT & dApp integrations
Aptos, Sui, 0L, Starcoin | Comparing 4 new L1 chains based on Move | Fastest Move blockchain | Technology, ecosystem, DeFi, NFT, wallets & more | All about APT and SUI tokens
All about BFT blockchain consensus | From pBFT & HotStuff to AptosBFT | How does Aptos achieve 100k TPS?
What is Aptos blockchain? All about Aptos | Technology, speed, Move language, history & team | Why is APT growing? | Aptos DeFi ecosystem
A detailed & easy to read guide to Terra, LUNA & Do Kwon | How the crash unfolded | Was it an attack? | Terra 2.0
What’s a blockchain virtual machine? | All about Ethereum EVM | Alternatives: Move VM, WASM etc. | Aurora, Moonbeam & Evmos
A detailed guide to blockchain speed | TPS vs. time to finality | Solana, Aptos, Fantom & Avalanche compared – which chain has sub-second finality?
All about Move, the programming language designed for Diem by Meta
Ethereum 2.0 (Eth2) is a Proof of Stake consensus layer
What can you use Decentralized Autonomous Organizations for?
Former Novi engineers built Narwhal and Tusk with Move
Ranking the ten best NFT collections including CryptoPunks, Bored Ape Yacht Club, Art Blocks and more.
Using an NFT lending platform, borrowers can request a loan for the NFT they would like to use as collateral. Lenders can then search for an NFT that they find acceptable, and offer what they believe is the fair value of the collateral.
A detailed guide to Moonriver, the most popular Kusama parachain and canary network for Moonbeam Learn about Ethereum compatibility MOVR token Top 5 dApps
Step-by-step guide to yield farming on Solidex | How to buy, bridge & farm on Fantom | Solidly wars & Andre Cronje exit | Latest news
Beginner guide to Solidly, a project by Andre Cronje | SOLID emission & rewards | veNFTs & ve(3,3) | Vampire Wars | Why did Andre leave & what’s next?
Beginner’s guide to investing in land in the metaverse: how it works, monetization, prices, plus detailed info on Decentraland & The Sandbox.
Everything on the scandal around Wonderland, Sifu & Daniele Sestagalli | What is Wonderland $TIME ? | How it impacts DeFi | A detailed explanation for beginners
Can DeFi 2.0 solve problems like low liquidity and capital inefficiency? How do Tokemak & OlympusDAO work? Find out from our detailed beginner’s guide.
Our no-code development tool is perfect for making money with decentralized finance
How will we use virtual and artificial reality in the metaverse?
How Olympus DAO created OHM, DeFi’s reserve currency
How Will Crypto Power the Future of Payments?
How blockchain powers the future of AR and the metaverse
The history and future of decentralized autonomous organizations
Polkadot, Avalanche plus 2 more multichain networks to watch
Learn all you need to know about package managers and how they might be used in blockchain. Types of package managers, their functions, and future development.
Fantom is an exceptionally fast smart contract platform where a transaction costs less than $0.03 and takes just a second to confirm. With billions locked in Fantom dApps like SpookySwap and Geist, this ecosystem could soon compete with Avalanche or even Solana. It’s time to get to know Fantom better - and our beginner guide will tell you all you need to know.
Introduced in 2019, Diem still raises a lot of questions. Find out about the project and all its components now and get ready for the Diem pilot launch.
Learn how and where to buy Diem coins. Get all the necessary information before you start trading Diem (fka Libra)
The 12th parachain auction on Kusama featured very strong contestants from different corners of the market: infrastructure, DeFi, the metaverse, and NFTs. If you want to increase your exposure to the Kusama ecosystem, all of these are worth keeping on the radar. Read on to find out more about Picasso, Bit.Country, Genshiro, and Quartz.
The first-ever parachain auction on Polkadot ended on November 18. In a very tight competition, the DeFi platform Acala managed to snatch the victory from Moonbeam, raising an incredible $1.3 billion in the crowdloan race. It’s time for a detailed look at Acala – as well as at Moonbeam, Astar, and other competitors, because we’re sure to see them in the upcoming auctions.
A Closer Look At The Companies That Support Pontem
Learn about current and upcoming cryptocurrency regulations in different countries to stay on top of the news and trade safely.
NFT-based gaming has come a long way in 2021. Instead of simply collecting blockchain pets, you can now fight battles, create new experiences, build structures on virtual land – and earn cryptocurrency in the process. Welcome to the world of Play2Earn gaming – one of the most exciting applications of NFT tokens so far.
Why are VC firms buying millions of crypto tokens?
Permissioned blockchains like Diem will help encourage and speed up blockchain adoption by offering blockchain services that have a trustworthy name and infrastructure behind them. Whether the users of the network are everyday people, or the network is geared towards businesses, private blockchains allow for a more customizable blockchain universe, which will help bring speed along blockchain adoption.
Here’s everything you need to know about validators, nominators, collators, and rewards in Polkadot and Kusama, explained in simple words.
What are the most exciting new blockchain video games?
One of the newest tools - Initial DEX Offerings (IDO) - mirror Initial Exchange Offerings in the centralized world.
A deep dive into social NFTs including Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), Gary Vaynerchuk’s VeeFriends, and more.
Solana has emerged as the second-hottest NFT space after Ethereum, minting NFTs on Solana is a trendy and budget-friendly alternative. In this post we’ll explain in detail how to mint NFTs on Solana, from choosing a project to viewing NFTs in the Phantom wallet.
Decentralized KYC, leveraged staking, Bitcoin for Kusama, private DEX transfers, NFTs as collateral – all this and more is coming to Kusama courtesy of the latest batch of auction winners. Learn about their products – and find out why an 11th auction was added at the last minute.
How Social Tokens Will Define Content in Web3.0
Comparing the top 10 most popular smart contract languages, Solidity, Bitcoin script, Rust, Vyper and more.
The story of Diem started back in 2017 when Facebook launched their research on blockchain technology. The project was only announced in June 2019 by the name of Libra and instantly got under the spotlight of regulators.
Update your knowledge of how technology is progressing by reading our article about the role of blockchain in application modernization.
Auctions are used in Polkadot and Kusama to allocate parachain slots. Bidding in Kusama auctions is done through bonding (staking) KSM, the network’s native cryptocurrency. Both project teams themselves and their community can lock up KSM, resulting in really large stakes: for example, Karura won the first-ever auction with a bid of 500k KSM, or $90M.
Play-to-earn games such as Axie Infinity and CryptoKitties have already become massively popular around the world, and the gaming industry is taking notice.
Gain some clarity over what a utility token is, how it differs from a security token, and how regulations affect them in this comprehensive article.
Countries want what digital currencies have to offer. Learn about CBDCs, which countries are experimenting with them, and how Diem might implement them.
The first parachain auctions on Polkadot are still months away, but on Kusama they are in full swing, with millions of dollars’ worth of KSM being staked to win a slot. In this article, we’ll take a close look at the five ambitious startups that won the first five auctions. Examine the first 5 Kusama parachain auction winners and the decentralized and fair nature of the auctions in this article.
Dive deep into possible crypto coin distribution methods and explore how some of the most popular coins were distributed.
Get rich by playing video games? Learn about play-to-earn blockchain games and how you can earn actual money by playing them.
Start your blockchain development career with no-code and low-code tools like Pontem blocks. Learn how you can use these blockchain tools and more.
Explore the defintion of a VASP and how the Facebook-backed Diem blockchain will handle them.
The ultimate guide to blockchain auctions. Learn about auction formats, decentralized auctions, NFT auctions, and parachain auctions.
Discover what blockchain as a service is and how providers like Pontem are speeding up blockchain adoption
Where money flows, hackers and scammers follow: and right now it’s decentralized protocols on Ethereum and Binance Smart Chain. In this article, we’ll look at different types of DeFi exploits and discuss the security challenges faced by the next generation of smart contract platforms, such as Diem, Polkadot, and Polygon. Hackers now steal more money from DeFi than crypto exchanges, learn why and what some blockchains are doing to prevent hacks.
Some view KYC checks as a necessary evil; others, as the best way to protect end users. In any case, crypto platforms often have no choice but to introduce KYC — or shut down. The upcoming Diem by Facebook will be the most compliant of them all, featuring a strict KYC process for all parties.
Polkadot, Binance Smart Chain, Solana, Elrond, and Avalanche– each of these networks has advantages over the slow and expensive Ethereum and has been called its future ‘killer’… Is there substance to the claims?
Become a more knowledegable trader by learning about bull traps and bear traps. Use the 5 tips provided to enhance your trading experience.
Understand how blockchain consensus protocols provide security and immutability, and which protocols the top blockchains use.
Dive deeper into what blockchain infrastructure is and compare providers to understand your individual needs