Bridge

Multichain can't get ahold of its bridges (Aleksandr Barsukov/Unsplash)
Crypto Bridging Protocol Multichain ‘Unable to Contact’ CEO Zhaojun
Multichain's team says it cannot maintain some cross-chain bridges without getting access permissions from its AWOL chief.
Multichain can't get ahold of its bridges (Aleksandr Barsukov/Unsplash)

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Binance, Other Crypto Players Shun Multichain as Bridging Rumors Swirl
With facts hard to come by, a coterie of crypto players are taking action.
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Prime Protocol to eliminate need for cross-chain bridges (Charlie Green/Unsplash)
DeFi Broker Prime Protocol Introduces Bridgeless Cross-Chain Token Transfers
The protocol aims to eliminate the need for token bridges, wraps and swaps to make moving crypto tokens between blockchains safer.
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Cata Labs Raises $4.2M to Develop 'Bridging' Software
The round was led by Spartan Group and included participation from Robot Ventures, Maven 11, Alchemy Ventures, HashKey Capital, Circle Ventures and Superscrypt.
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DeFi Privacy Bridge Aztec Connect Sunsets After Less Than a Year
The backing Aztec Network is open sourcing the bridge and moving on to next-generation products.
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LI.FI CEO Philipp Zentner (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Crypto Startup LI.FI Spins Up Bridge, DEX Aggregator
The retail-facing platform uses a noncustodial setup, CEO Philipp Zentner said.
LI.FI CEO Philipp Zentner (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

Interest in bridging BTC to Avalanche continues to swell. (Matthew Lancaster/Unsplash)
Bitcoin-Bridged to Avalanche Reaches Record Daily Mint of Over 2K BTC
Half of the BTC.b minted on Thursday have been moved to BENQI Finance, an Avalanche-based decentralized finance protocol.
Interest in bridging BTC to Avalanche continues to swell. (Matthew Lancaster/Unsplash)

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Cross-Chain Protocol Swing Says ‘No-Code’ Product to Speed Up App Deployment
Decentralized applications that straddle multiple blockchains are becoming more common, though the cross-chain “bridges” often used to move digital assets back and forth betwe...
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Open-Source Protocol Ren Token Surges 18% Amid Rising Interest in Multichain Projects
In November, following the protocol's loss of funding from Alameda, Ren accelerated its shift from Ren 1.0 to a more efficient, secure version.
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Volt Inu Community Passes Vote for $75M Token Burn, Plans Polygon Network Expansion
Some 12 trillion VOLT were staked in favor of the token burn proposal.
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