Thursday, June 24, 2021

Oracles

Tezos gets new oracle through Wolfram Blockchain Labs integration

Wolfram Blockchain has fully integrated Tezos, bringing data to and from the blockchain. Source link

Chainlink rolls out OCR system upgrade, reducing gas costs tenfold

The Off-Chain Reporting upgrade changes how oracles aggregate data, easing the burden on the blockchains. Source link

Kraken Exchange Brings Its Spot Price Data to DeFi Via New...

Kraken's connection to the Chainlink network allows the exchange to broadcast its price data for use in blockchain-based apps. Source link

‘Chainlink Killer’ API3 Closes $3M Funding Round With Placeholder and Pantera

API3, a firm aiming to provide an alternative to oracle service Chainlink, has raised $3 million in a private funding round led by...

Flash Loans Aren’t the Problem, Centralized Price Oracles Are

Flash loans attacks have received a lot of press attention. But they're not DeFi's biggest vulnerability, says Chainlink's CMO. Source link

Ethereum Suffers from Unintended ‘Chain Split,’ Few Third-Party Services ‘Got Stuck...

According to a number of third party infrastructure providers, the Ethereum blockchain suffered an unintended hard fork or chain split on Wednesday. The...

Critics grumble as YieldWars uses AP election call as an oracle

YieldWars used Associated Press data to settle their prediction market, but some question the validity of using their call as an oracle Source...

Huobi, Dragonfly, Coinbase Invest $500K in New DEX With Alternative Oracle...

CoFix claims to have better token price feeds based on a pricing mechanism derived from a decentralized price oracle and the DEX’s patented...

Polkadot’s Substrate 2.0 integrates oracles at a protocol level

The blockchain can now see its environment. Source link

Oasis Network Announces Chainlink Oracle Integration to Enable Privacy-Focused DeFi Applications

Oasis Network, a privacy-centric data-sharing network, said it will integrate Chainlink’s price feeds into its network. Source link