Substrate takes all of our lessons learned in building Ethereum and Polkadot and distills that down into a stack of tooling that allows you to get all of those same rewards… for free
The 0x team has done an incredible job shipping high quality, useful code. Leveraging the 0x smart contracts, DDEX quickly became one of the largest decentralized exchange on Ethereum. 
Meanwhile, 0x expanded its surface area enormously, covering non-fungibles, instant exchanges, governance, and much more. Although we were thrilled to see 0x tackle such a wide range of important issues, our perspective of what’s most urgent diverged. Being on the front-lines, it is painfully apparent that most DEXs today still are plagued by rudimentary problems such as order collision, front-running, and poor liquidity. 
Today we welcome MakerDAO to our community as we launch the Dai and MKR ERC20 tokens on our mainnet in the Wanchain-wrapped form. We are happy to further connect MakerDAO to the Bitcoin community and the many other communities being connected with Wanchain-wrapped ERC20 tokens, and our core technology partners like Chainlink.
Not even three Princeton honors students and $133 million could save the Basis cryptocurrency from the scrap bin of SEC rejects.
After raising capital from the likes of Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Bain Capital and others, the company behind the cryptocurrency, Intangible Labs, today announced the project was being killed and all the funds returned.
The C# Full Node launched by Stratis is unlike any other node as it’s far more capable than just powering a network. Stratis’ unique Full Node is more like a powerful development kit with immense flexibility for blockchain developers.
The Swiss government has announced a wide-ranging blockchain strategy that aims to create a legal foundation for the new technology. The reports suggests amending existing laws, rather than creating new legislation, in a bid to enhance Switzerland’s status as a blockchain-friendly country.
Binance Labs, the branch of the famous Exchange Binance focused on promoting initiatives related to the use of blockchain technologies, has recently announced the release of the first batch of projects that became a reality thanks to its incubation program.
The stablecoin is still an evolving concept, and there have been multiple approaches to it. Dai has algorithmic methods to keep it tied to the US Dollar, while the multitude of stablecoins – USDT, PAX, GUSD, TUSD, and USDC — all simply offer a 1:1 exchange ratio. The recently-rebranded Ampleforth offers an elastic supply so that the holder always gets the same value out of their investment, while they may have a different number of tokens depending on the market value of the token.
China-based development group NewEconoLabs has announced the release of NeoRay, a web-based smart contract debugger for the NEO blockchain, alongside a brief tutorial for its use. NEL states that NeoRay is a “one-stop debugging tool” intended to help developers troubleshoot their smart contracts.