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Finding Your Onchain Identity ($)

gm Bankless Citizen, who are you onchain? A host of protocols want to make that Question easier for you to answer.
Feb 5, 2024 β€’ 3 min read
Finding Your Onchain Identity
Published on Feb 5, 2024
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Bukele Holds Onto Power
  1. πŸ₯‡ Nayib Bukele re-elected. Bitcoin's favorite dictator handily won re-election as El Salvadorian President over the weekend.
  2. πŸ’œ Farcaster daily users surge. The crypto social network hit all-time highs for daily active users after the launch of its Frames feature.
  3. πŸ’Ό Terra CFO extradited. The former Terraform Labs CFO was extradited to South Korea from Montenegro, a fate that may soon await Do Kwon as well.
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ENS Partnership Pump

πŸ“Š GoGasless: Ethereum Name Service (ENS) gained 12% this morning after announcing a partnership with trad domain name registry service GoDaddy. What feature is behind the ENS pump?

Prices as of 5pm ET 24hr 7d
Crypto $1.63T β†˜ 0.9% β†˜ 1.8%
BTC $42,417 β†˜ 0.8% β†˜ 1.8%
ETH $2,293 β†˜ 0.2% β†˜ 0.8%
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Set Your Cross-Chain Identity with Clusters
Bankless Author: William Peaster

Excited by the cross-chain future but not psyched by the disparate nature of determining which wallet belongs to your buddies on every network?

Clusters is a new cross-chain name service, built by the Delegate and LayerZero teams, that lets users bid on and register wallet names that work across Ethereum and non-Ethereum chains simultaneously. 

Learn how to get your own πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡


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Fixing Fragmentation

The Ethereum Ecosystem is going through Fragmentation. Can we make it more Composable? We brought on Ethereum researcher Justin Drake to explore this question in detail.

We cover deep topics like Universal Synchronous Composability, Shared Sequencing, and Based Rollups.

Bankless Citizens get Early Access to our Monday podcast and an exclusive Debrief from David & Ryan unpacking the interviewπŸ‘‡

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Latest Hunt: Farcaster

It's Airdrop Season! Farcaster has been the talk of crypto Twitter lately, thanks to their recent Frames update. We think there could be a token opportunity, and we've added five quests for the protocol to Airdrop Hunter.

Check them all out! πŸ‘‡

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