Bessie Liu

Bessie Liu

Bessie is a Brooklyn based reporter covering DeFi and DAOs. Bessie worked as a tech journalist for The Org prior to joining Blockworks and was a management consultant for KPMG in another life. She is originally from Melbourne, Australia and holds an MA from New York University. She is also the mother of a bratty cat named Mochi. You can reach Bessie at [email protected]

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New paper considers the case for a digital pound with the help of crypto technology, but concludes it’s too early — at least for now

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Deflationary ether issuance rates follow dapp usage, by design

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Modifications to Bankman-Fried’s bail charges have been denied

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The latest NFT token will include 10 popular NFT projects including Bored Ape Yacht Club, Azuki and Cool Cats

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The upgrade focuses on a new staking router and withdrawals

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MEV is the additional revenue made by rearranging the order of transactions in a block — and Chorus One wants to capture it on Solana

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The firm will also be receiving a 15 million euro investment from Azimut to assist in its expansion efforts

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Investors in one round included Draper Dragon and Dragon Roark – seriously

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Buyers can also turn to DeFi lenders for cryptocurrency financing when it comes to purchasing homes

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Rune Christensen, a longtime climate activist, wants public good codified as a “central purpose and value of MakerDAO.”

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Move over, upvotes. There’s a crypto alternative in Reddit town.

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The new spin on a stablecoin will liquidate its least collateralized holders if it depegs from a cost of living index

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Ark Invest’s latest report predicts bitcoin will exceed $1 million in the next decade — and sees blockchain powering revolutions across our daily lives

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Following the Shanghai Upgrade, the Ethereum blockchain could potentially welcome a new cohort of stakers

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Trading some of ENS DAO’s ether will help generate $15.8 million USDC for the protocol at current prices

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The company is working with Notable Live to bring limited edition NFTs and player merchandise to its platform

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If Ordinals were to take off, they could create congestion and hefty fees on the Bitcoin blockchain

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Blockstream secures $125 million, QuickNode lands $60 million

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Shorting positions and the South Korean crypto market might hold some answers to the token’s spike

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“Betting against the Winklevoss twins is a terrible idea,” Duncan Cock Foster told Blockworks

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An uptick in blockchain deployment proposals on the DEX could be attributed to a shift around Uniswap’s commercial usage provisions

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Blur’s third and final airdrop will be available to users alongside its token launch on Feb 14

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The new product is a tokenized basket of ETH staking providers’ ether derivatives including Lido, Rocket Pool and StakeWise — but not Coinbase

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Almost a year after Aave V3 was implemented on some chains, the protocol will finally vote on activating its largest market: Ethereum Mainnet