Bridging Bitcoin To Avalanche: A Technical Overview

Earlier this week, we announced support for bridging native Bitcoin on the Avalanche Bridge. The Bitcoin bridging support leverages much of the same technology and design of the original Avalanche Bridge architecture over viewed here. Notably, there is a new Intel SGX (Software Guard Extensions) application designed to support cross-chain Bitcoin transfers. Intel SGX is … Read more

Avalanche Bridge Adds Native Bitcoin Support

The Avalanche Bridge launched last August and enabled fast and secure transfers of ERC20 assets between the Ethereum and Avalanche networks. The bridge has helped facilitate rapid growth of the vibrant Avalanche DeFi ecosystem and has performed more than $50 billion in transfers in under a year since launch. Today, we are announcing new support for … Read more

Ava Labs Releases Core, an All-In-One Web3 Operating System for Avalanche

The non-custodial browser extension allows for seamless use of Avalanche dApps and tools — giving Web3 users a superior experience. Ava Labs has released Core, a non-custodial browser extension engineered for users to seamlessly and securely use Web3 powered by Avalanche. Until today, Web3 browser extensions were weighed down by cumbersome and fragmented experiences across applications, becoming … Read more

ApeSwap Joins Brave Wallet to Drive DeFi Adoption

One of the core challenges of driving decentralized finance (DeFi) forward is guiding new adopters through the process. The core strength of DeFi lies in the user base, and those who believe in a future where the many — not the few — determine the future of our personal wealth. Without a basic knowledge about cryptocurrency and digital tokens, … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#51 — Welcoming BTH

Grazing Range Pool#51 — Welcoming BTH to the herd! Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are excited to welcome our newest addition to the range — Bit Hotel. All you young alpacas will be able to earn $93k USD in BTH rewards by staking ALPACA in the governance vault, which will be distributed over 8 weeks. The pool will go live on … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#50— Welcoming GQ

Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are happy to welcome our newest addition to the range — Outer Ring. With this partnership, all you alpacas will be able to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 1.75x on Biswap’s GQ-BUSD pair, which currently yields ~126.46% APR in BSW Rewards! The pool will go live on May 12th, 2022 at … Read more