David C

David C

David is a writer/analyst at Bankless. Prior to joining Bankless, he worked for a series of early-stage crypto startups and on grants from the Ethereum, Solana, and Urbit Foundations. He graduated from Skidmore College in New York. He currently lives in the Midwest and enjoys NFTs, but no longer participates in them.

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Written by David C • 1 day ago • 3 min read Big Business Wants Bitcoin Weekly Recap: Big ETF Buys, Big Court Loss... News 1 0 Big Business Wants Bitcoin Written by David C • 2 days ago • 1 min read Binance Exec Denied Bail in Nigerian Court Tigran Gambaryan has been detained for nearly 3 months.... News 1 0 Binance Exec Denied Bail in Nigerian Court Written by David C • 2 days ago • 7 min read Crypto Takes Center Stage in 2024 Election Are Biden and Trump about to make crypto a mainstream issue in the General Election?... Analysis 1 0 Crypto Takes Center Stage in 2024 Election Written by David C • 3 days ago • 1 min read Blast's Token Airdrop Delayed The long-awaited drop will now take place June 26.... News 2 0 Blast's Token Airdrop Delayed Written by David C • 4 days ago • 1 min read Sonne Finance Suffers $20 Million Hack The platform's native token plunged 55% following the attack.... News 2 0 Sonne Finance Suffers $20 Million Hack Written by David C • 5 days ago • 2 min read Polymarket Raises $45M in Series B Funding The predictions market banked new funding from Peter Thiel's Founders Fund and Vitalik Buterin.... News 2 0 Polymarket Raises $45M in Series B Funding Written by David C • 5 days ago • 4 min read Is Friend.Tech Undervalued? FRIEND had a tough debut; is it a savvy buy?... Analysis 3 0 Is Friend.Tech Undervalued? Written by David C • 5 days ago • 1 min read Tornado Cash's Alexey Pertsev Sentenced to 5+ Years in Prison He was convicted on money laundering charges.... News 5 0 Tornado Cash's Alexey Pertsev Sentenced to 5+ Years in Prison Written by David C • 6 days ago • 1 min read SEC Pushes Back Against Coinbase Coinbase wants the regulator to clarify what its crypto rules actually are.... News 2 0 SEC Pushes Back Against Coinbase Written by David C • 6 days ago • 1 min read Degen Chain Stops Producing Blocks The L3 Base network hasn't produced a block in nearly 20 hours.... News 3 1 Degen Chain Stops Producing Blocks Written by David C • 1 week ago • 3 min read FTX's Bear Refunds Weekly Recap: FTX’s recovery plan, Trump’s reelection strategy... News 2 0 FTX's Bear Refunds Written by Jack Inabinet • 1 week ago • 9 min read 8 Degen Investments to Watch Our analysts pick their favorite risky investment plays across memecoins, DeFi, and NFTs. ... Citizen-only Analysis 5 0 8 Degen Investments to Watch Written by David C • 1 week ago • 3 min read Decentralizing Ethereum with Heroglyphs Understanding Heroglyphs, the new protocol sticking rewards in Ethereum Graffiti... NFTs 2 0 Decentralizing Ethereum with Heroglyphs Written by David C • 2 weeks ago • 2 min read Airdrop Season's Main Event Weekly Recap: Airdrop fever, Bitcoin rebound... News 1 0 Airdrop Season's Main Event Written by David C • 2 weeks ago • 4 min read 5 Reasons to Stay Bullish on Crypto Market sentiment may be turning, but don't ignore the bullish signals.... Analysis 7 0 5 Reasons to Stay Bullish on Crypto Written by David C • 2 weeks ago • 5 min read Crypto's Future is Asia With a U.S. regulatory onslaught, Asia could be this cycle's growth monster.... Analysis 3 0 Crypto's Future is Asia Written by David C • 2 weeks ago • 2 min read Mixed EIGEN Feelings Not everyone is happy with the new EIGEN token plans.... Today in Markets 9 0
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Mixed EIGEN Feelings
Written by David C • 3 weeks ago • 3 min read Assault on Crypto Weekly Recap: FBI goes after crypto, CZ going to jail?... News 1 0 Assault on Crypto Written by David C • 3 weeks ago • 3 min read Telegram's Chosen Chain TON recently entered the top ten tokens by market cap. What's going on?... Analysis 6 1 Telegram's Chosen Chain Written by David C • 3 weeks ago • 2 min read Return of the Memes The top memecoins are running, is the next big rally beginning?... Today in Markets 2 0
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Return of the Memes
Written by David C • 3 weeks ago • 2 min read Crypto's Bitcoin Runes Fever The Halving-tied launch did numbers, but will traders stick around?... Today in Markets 5 0
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Crypto's Bitcoin Runes Fever
Written by David C • 3 weeks ago • 3 min read Countdown to Blast's Airdrop How is the Blast L2 developing ahead of its much-hyped airdrop? Let's dig in.... Analysis 3 0 Countdown to Blast's Airdrop Written by David C • 1 month ago • 1 min read Worldcoin Announces World Chain L2 Sam Altman's eyeball-scanning marvel is getting its own chain.... News 6 0 Worldcoin Announces World Chain L2 Written by David C • 1 month ago • 5 min read SocialFi's Second Coming with Friend.Tech v2 Friend.Tech v2 and redefining crypto's Social + DeFi trend.... Analysis 3 0 SocialFi's Second Coming with Friend.Tech v2 Written by David C • 1 month ago • 4 min read Solana's Promising AI Plays Solana AI projects to watch as io.net's launch draws near.... Analysis 21 1 Solana's Promising AI Plays Written by David C • 1 month ago • 2 min read Uniswap's Hayden Adams is Ready to Take on the SEC The founder is committed to taking a case all the way, even to the Supreme Court.... Regulation 2 0 Uniswap's Hayden Adams is Ready to Take on the SEC Written by David C • 1 month ago • 3 min read Crypto's Bull Market Pullback Weekly Recap: Tokens flop, Uniswap Wells Notice drops.... News 0 0 Crypto's Bull Market Pullback Written by David C • 1 month ago • 4 min read Will Solana’s Rough April Turn Around? Rising SOL catalysts are going up against congestion issues.... Analysis 3 0 Will Solana’s Rough April Turn Around? Written by David C • 1 month ago • 3 min read SOL Traffic Jam Weekly Recap: SOL stutters, BTC versus the Feds.... News 3 0 SOL Traffic Jam Written by David C • 1 month ago • 6 min read Are Layer 3s the Future? Is Ethereum layering on the headaches, or do L3s unlock new potential?... Analysis 7 1 Are Layer 3s the Future? Written by David C • 2 months ago • 3 min read Coinbase Wars On Weekly Recap: Coinbase's strategic setback, SBF's curtain call... News 3 0 Coinbase Wars On Written by David C • 2 months ago • 5 min read Why This Bitcoin Halving Cycle Could Be Different Is BTC sticking to the plan? Or are its cycles shifting?... AnalysisBitcoin 10 1 Why This Bitcoin Halving Cycle Could Be Different Written by David C • 2 months ago • 6 min read 5 Projects to Watch on Aptos With APT at all-time highs, eyes are shifting to the Aptos DeFi ecosystem.... Analysis 4 0 5 Projects to Watch on Aptos Written by David C • 2 months ago • 1 min read Why ONDO Keeps Surging Is BlackRock's onchain movement going to trigger an RWA tidal wave?... Today in Markets 3 0
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Why ONDO Keeps Surging
Written by David C • 2 months ago • 3 min read Bitcoin's Swing Week Weekly Recap: Crypto market sputters, SEC plays hardball... News 1 0 Bitcoin's Swing Week Written by David C • 2 months ago • 4 min read Maker Gets Ready for Endgame Let's get up to speed on the DAO's master plan.... Analysis 6 0 Maker Gets Ready for Endgame Written by David C • 2 months ago • 3 min read Crypto Studies Solana's Book of Meme (BOME) Weekly Recap: Solana's narrative win, Ethereum's upgrade win... News 2 0 Crypto Studies Solana's Book of Meme (BOME) Written by David C • 2 months ago • 3 min read When to Take Profits in Crypto Bull markets are thrilling but temporary. Here's evergreen advice for taking profits.... Investing 31 0 When to Take Profits in Crypto Written by David C • 2 months ago • 6 min read Can Crypto's AI Protocols Beat Google? Investors are betting on Decentralized Virtual Infrastructure. Does it stand a chance? ... Analysis 5 0 Can Crypto's AI Protocols Beat Google? Written by David C • 2 months ago • 5 min read Master Memecoins with 5 Must-Have Crypto Tools Miss BONK? These tools could help you find the next memecoin or altcoin rocket ship.... AnalysisInvesting 11 0 Master Memecoins with 5 Must-Have Crypto Tools Written by David C • 2 months ago • 3 min read Bitcoin's $70,000 Question Weekly Recap: Bitcoin ATHs, Do Kwon's fate... News 4 0 Bitcoin's $70,000 Question Written by William M. Peaster • 2 months ago • 6 min read 8 Bitcoin L2s You Should Be Watching Bitcoin's L2 narrative is scaling up quickly... AnalysisBitcoin 14 0 8 Bitcoin L2s You Should Be Watching Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read Why BONK Keeps Surging Memecoin season has returned; here are the narratives driving BONK.... AnalysisInvesting 6 1 Why BONK Keeps Surging Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read Wall Street Wakes Up Weekly Recap: BTC stuns, Blast debuts... News 3 0 Wall Street Wakes Up Written by Jack Inabinet • 3 months ago • 3 min read Bull vs. Bear: Worldcoin's WLD AI hype turned the WLD token into a meme coin. Can it sustain the gains?... Analysis 3 0 Bull vs. Bear: Worldcoin's WLD Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read Worldcoin's Wild Rise Weekly Recap: Unstoppable WLD, Unlockable STRK... News 3 0 Worldcoin's Wild Rise Written by David C • 3 months ago • 5 min read EigenLayer's Risk Management Crypto has massive expectations for EigenLayer; critics see major risks as well.... Analysis 8 0 EigenLayer's Risk Management Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read One Trillion Dollars Weekly Recap: Bitcoin's big number, STRK's big controversy.... News 3 0 One Trillion Dollars Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read 5 Blast Projects Ready to Take Off We dig into some potentially promising entrants in Blast's Big Bang competition.... Analysis 8 0 5 Blast Projects Ready to Take Off Written by David C • 3 months ago • 1 min read The Return of DeFi BTC's up big, but the resurgence of DeFi's TVL is also a must-watch development right now. ... Citizen-only Today in Markets 3 0
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The Return of DeFi
Written by David C • 3 months ago • 3 min read Opening Pandora's Box Weekly recap: Pandora's "ERC-404" tokens surge, and Solana recovers. ... News 4 0 Opening Pandora's Box Written by David C • 3 months ago • 1 min read Bitcoin Powers On BTC breaks $47K on the heels of big ETF inflows.... Citizen-only Today in Markets 5 1
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Bitcoin Powers On
Written by David C • 3 months ago • 1 min read BTC Bulls Accumulate What's to credit for this recent BTC bump?... Citizen-only Today in Markets 2 0
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BTC Bulls Accumulate
Written by David C • 3 months ago • 4 min read The 5 Sui Projects You Should Try Today Sui is catching hype, here are some ways to catch the opportunity.... Citizen-only Article 5 0 The 5 Sui Projects You Should Try Today Written by Jack Inabinet • 3 months ago • 2 min read Bull vs Bear: JUP Bankless unpacks the future prospects of Jupiter's JUP token.... Analysis 3 1 Bull vs Bear: JUP Written by David C • 4 months ago • 3 min read FTX Finds Closure Weekly recap: FTX and Celsius close out, Worldcoin hits a snag... News 3 0 FTX Finds Closure Written by David C • 4 months ago • 2 min read What Vitalik Expects from AI + Crypto In his latest essay, Vitalik breaks down AI's crypto potential.... AnalysisVitalik 3 0 What Vitalik Expects from AI + Crypto Written by David C • 4 months ago • 3 min read 5 Classic Crypto Top Signals Calling the market top is the stuff of legends; these 5 signals may be key.... Citizen-only AnalysisInvesting 16 0 5 Classic Crypto Top Signals Written by David C • 4 months ago • 3 min read What's Next For Ethereum? Dencun is coming. Get ready for blobs.... AnalysisEthereum 7 0 What's Next For Ethereum? Written by David C • 4 months ago • 4 min read Solana Strikes Back Weekly Recap: Chapter Two pre-orders, BTC eclipses Silver... News 3 0 Solana Strikes Back Written by David C • 4 months ago • 2 min read Protect Your Wallets with Revoke Cash Good wallet hygiene can help you avoid onchain disaster... How Tos 10 2 Protect Your Wallets with Revoke Cash