Introducing GTC – Gitcoin’s Governance Token

The Gitcoin mission is to empower communities to build and fund open source public goods. In this post, we’re excited to introduce the GTC token and our DAO that will govern Gitcoin — two crucial components allowing Gitcoin to decentralize and build an equitable protocol for funding open source development. The contract address for GTC…

Ethereum Gas Limit Hits 15M as ETH Price Soars

The Ethereum gas limit sets a ceiling for how many operations can be included in each block. Miners have raised Ethereum’s gas limit to almost 15 million for the first time in a bid to relieve transaction congestion at a time when on-chain activity is increasing with ether’s price (ETH) up 2.8% on the day…

Compound Labs Announces New Chain

Compound – the popular money market protocol – has revealed their plans for further growth by announcing the imminent launch of the new Compound Chain. The Compound Chain appears to be an open permissioned hub that enables cross-chain lending and borrowing of digital assets. There are already plans to build integrations with some of the…