Liquity - Interest-free Borrowing Protocol
Robert told us about Liquity - governance free and censorship-resistant interest-free borrowing protocol
daVinci - NFT Marketplace Platform on Harmony
daVinci is an eco-friendly NFT marketplace platform on Harmony, where the user can create NFT with 2 seconds finality
Sovryn: Bitcoin-Based Trading and Lending Platform
Ororo shared Sovryn backstory, and told us how they are building a bitcoin-based DeFi platform for seamless lending and borrowing
Mimo - Decentralized Stablecoin Pegged to the Euro
Claude told us about Euro stablecoin and token issuance protocol they are building at Mimo
SecretSwap: Cross-Chain Dex With Front-Running Protection
What are privacy-preserving smart contracts? Find it out in our interview with Secret Network co-founder
NFTX - NFT Index Funds Explained
What're NFT Index Funds? Find it out in our interview with NFTX core contributor ChopChop.
Reflexer and RAI Explained
Stefan told us how he turned an old idea from a DAI Purple Paper into a new DeFi protocol
Spendless - Donate Without Spending Anything
Patryk shared Spendless backstory and told us how Spendless with the help of DeFi protocols let us donate an interest earned to the causes that matter
Tally - Explore Governances
Dennison Bertram talks about how Tally empowers user-owned governance through a voting dashboard, governance tooling, and real-time data for research and analysis
Indexed Finance Explained
Dillion shared Indexed Finance backstory, explained DeFi index investing niche and capitalization-weighted index pools
FinNexus Options Explained
NFT20 - Permissionless P2P Protocol to Tokenize NFTs
Yaron told us how B.Protocol eliminating the gas wars and shifting the miner’s profit to the protocol users
James told us how mStable started, why they choose guarded launch for mUSD, and where is mStable’s protocol business model
88mph - Fixed Interest Rate Lending Protocol
Guillaume talks about 88mph backstory, community building, DeFi structured products, and how we could derisk lending
SynLev - Synthetic Leveraged Asset Tokens
SynLev core-developer Carl, told us Synlev backstory and dipped into a decentralized synthetic assets space
Biconomy - Simplifying Web3 Experiences
We sit with Ahmed Al-Balaghi to talk about gasless trading experience and abstracting away blockchain complexities through gas-efficient meta-transactions
PEAKDEFI - Decentralized Performance-based Asset Management Fund
Sergej told us PEAKDEFI backstory and how revolution against traditional financial markets going, and what's the goal for PEAKDEFI Protocol in 2021
Alpha Homora - Leveraged Yield Farming
Tascha Punyaneramitdee about leveraged yield farming product and what's coming next at Alpha Finance Lab
Opyn - DeFi Options Trading Protocol
Aparna told us about Opyn backstory, state of defi options market and what's new in Opyn v2
Frax: Fractional-Algorithmic Stablecoin Protocol
We talked with Frax Finance founder Sam Kazemian about algorithmic stablecoins and how fractional-algorithmic mechanism is different
Cover Protocol - Decentralized Insurance Marketplace
Alan told us what is Cover Protocol, how peer-to-peer coverage marketplace different, and who determining coverage premiums in decentralized protocol
Do Kwon talks about Terra blockchain and a new Mirror Protocol that lives on Terra and Ethereum and enables access to global financial markets
xSigma - Decentralized Stablecoin Exchange
Alex talks about R&D lab building novel stablecoin exchange xSigma DEX, and how they are going to create a unified DeFi ecosystem with their own stablecoin
Ethereum Push Notification Service
Harsh Rajat talks about future of banking, EPNS protocol incentives and where is a business model for decentralized push notifications
Henrik talks about decentralised asset management and how dHEDGE going to democratise investing and level the playing field
OpenDAO - Real World Assets for DeFi
Sean Qian shared OpenDAO backstory and told us how real world assets could be tokenzied and used in DeFi ecosystem
CryptoWars: Intersection of DeFi and Gaming
CryptoWarsOU co-founder told us about gamification of liquidity farming mechanics, and how they built a novel project on the intersection of DeFi and gaming industry
We talk with Leonard about zero-knowledge proofs oracle, 'Snarks as a Service', and where is room for competition in the crowded DeFi oracles market
DODO: Capital-Efficient Decentralized Exchange
With Diane Dai, we discussed AMM's exchanges market, Proactive Market Maker algorithm, and what's coming next in DODO 2.0
Xiaohan Zhu talks about Meter's hybrid consensus mechanism, Meter-Ethereum bridge, sidechains and Ethereum gas fees
Romain talks about decentralization, derivatives trading and building product on Lightning Network
Trent talks about YAM Finance backstory, community ownership economy, and decentralized governance
Alexei Falin discusses Rarible and the marketplace’s mission to bring the next million users to DeFi through NFTs
Yaniv talks about how The Graph Protocol is helping to make building on Web3 accessible to anyone
Adelyn Zhou shared Chainlink Network backstory and future goals, and how Chainlink going to build truly chain-agnostic oracles
Nansen: Blockchain Analytics Platform
Alex told us how data science helps surface the signal from the noise when it comes to blockchain data
Anton told us the 1inch backstory from a hackathon project to a leading DeFi aggregator, and how's new Mooniswap AMM is different
Bancor’s head of growth Nate about AMMs, Bancor Protocol backstory and what is new in Bancor v2
Omen - Decentralized Prediction Market Platform
Ingamar told us about DXdao and where is Omen prediction market platform stands in decentralization spectrum
Michael Egorov talks about Curve, the decentralized stablecoin exchange that’s taken DeFi by storm
Lien Protocol - Stablecoin Without Governance
The Lien Protocol team talks about their new stablecoin system, which doesn’t require over-collateralization or governance
Thomas Bertani told us pTokens backstory and shared his vision of the future of cross-chain DeFi interoperability
Sandeep Nailwal told us how L2 Scaling works on Matic and why Matic Network is an ideal platform for DeFi DApps
Multis - Crypto wallet for companies
Thibaut about Multis backstory, YCombinator experience and DeFi markets
JellySwap - Atomic Swap Cross-chain Exchange
JellySwap's co-founder Tito about atomic swaps, JellySwap backstory and how's multichain future could look like
How Zerion simplifies DeFi onboarding
Today, we are talking with Zerion's co-founder Evgeny about a series of iterations that lead to the creation of the first DeFi interface
dYdX - Decentralized Platform for Advanced Financial Products
In our interview Antonio shared dYdX backstory and told us why BTC Perpetual fits really well in DeFi space
Liquality - cross-chain atomic swaps
Simon told us Liquality backstory, and shared his thoughts on complexities of a cross-chain swap for end users
Swap Rate - Underlying Primitive For The Financial System
Talking with Andrey Belyakov about DeFi, derivatives market, and why interest rate swaps it is one of the most important instruments in the fixed income market
Voluto - high-interest savings account powered by DeFi
Laurynas Jokubaitis on non-zero sum games, DeFi perspectives in global economies, and Voluto backstory
Alex Wearn told us about hybrid model DEX challenges, regulation, backstory, and what’s coming next for IDEX
ZenGo - A New Generation of Crypto Wallet
Ouriel Ohayon shared his thoughts on crowded wallets space, ZenGo backstory and what it takes for DeFi to grow up
Tellor - Decentralized Oracle
Tellor team shared Minable Oracle Contract backstory, and how Daxia pivoted into Oracle space
Aave Protocol - Innovative DeFi Lending
Stani talks about undercollateralized flashloans, interest bearing aTokens, the long way Aave Protocol came and global DeFi challenges
PoolTogether - Prize Linked Savings Account
Leighton Cusack, shared the PoolTogether backstory starting from ETHDenver 2019, and told us about the future plans
Sablier - The Protocol For Real-Time Finance
Paul shared the story of building a protocol for real-time finance
Money On Chain - a Stable Asset Platform
Max, the co-founder of Money On Chain, shared the story of building a stable asset platform using RSK
DeFiZap - Instant Access to Popular Opportunities in DeFi
Nodar told us how he started DeFiZap, shared his future plans and thoughts on global challenges and opportunities for the DeFi space
BloomID - Decentralized Identity Platform
Shannon Wu, on building an identity solution for private data verification, sharing, and aggregation
How Request Enabling Blockchain-based Invoices?
Christophe told us Request' backstory and shared his thoughts on the future of DeFi markets
Atomex - Hybrid DEX Based on Atomic Swap Technology
Atomex co-founder Igor Matsak explained how Atomic Swaps could help solve interoperability between blockchains
Pools.fyi - Uniswap Liquidity Pools Analytics
Caleb on challenges of communicating and distilling information about Uniswap liquidity pools, and Ethereum business models
OpenSea - decentralized marketplace for all sorts of digital items
OpenSea co-founder Devin Finzer shared his thoughts on what it takes to build a decentralized market place, and intersection of gaming and DeFi
Dune Analytics - create and share analysis of smart-contract data
Fredrik told us the backstory of Dune Analytics and shared plans for lowering the bar for anyone who wants to explore aggregated on-chain data insights for Ethereum smart contracts.
Centrifuge - bridging the gap between traditional finance and web3
Philip on real-world assets tokenization, bridging the gap between traditional finance and web3, and the promise of DeFi
MyCrypto - gateway to the Ethereum blockchain
Jordan shared the backstory of MyCrypto and talked about what the next steps for the Ethereum will look like
xDai Chain - cheap, fast, scalable, and secure peer-to-peer payments
Igor Barinov, the founder of POA Network, told us backstory of xDAI and shared his thoughts on blockchain interoperability, regulation, and the future of DeFi
dfuse - blockchain APIs to build world-class applications
Alexandre Bourget told us how dfuse going to empower developers around the world to integrate blockchain into their applications easier.
Kleros - decentralized court system to adjudicate smart contracts
Federico told us about DAO and decentralized justice for DeFi that uses cryptoeconomics to incentivize users to become jurors and vote honestly on disputes.
Zap - decentralized bonding curve curation market
Nick Spanos from Zap.org on oracles, bonding curves, decentralized economic ecosystem and future of crypto and DeFi.
Switcheo - DEX on Ethereum, EOS and NEO blockchains
John Wong from the Switcheo team shared the backstory of multichain DEX and talks about perspectives of DeFi.
StablePay: DeFi native payment system
Doug from the StablePay team talks about building DeFi enabled payment solution for content creators.
Chainbeat - Google Analytics for the dApps world
Ashok shared his thoughts on cross-platform blockchain analytics, and challenges Chainbeat team faced while building Google Analytics for the dApps world
Argent - a new type of Ethereum wallet
Itamar talks about building a new smart contract based Ethereum wallet with native DeFi integrations.
Idle: tokenizing the best interest rate across different lending protocols
Matteo told us how Idle tokenizing the best interest rate across different DeFi lending protocols
SODA: BTC-backed Crypto Loans
Max told us about what it looks like being a managing partner with $2M AUM and what's the goals SODA see in the future.
Hummingbot for Crypto Market Making
Carlo talks about switching career from Wall Street investment banker to open-source market making bot developer.
Equilibrium - the framework for decentralized crypto-backed stablecoins and DeFi products
Alex Melikhov shared his thoughts on stablecoins and DeFi and told us the backstory of building the first crypto-backed stablecoin based on the EOS blockchain.
Interview with stake.fish founder, Wang Chun
Wang Chun, founder of stake.fish talks about PoS staking, security-first mindset, and where is an intersection of DeFi and staking-as-a-service providers.
Band Protocol - interview with CEO and co-founder Soravis Srinawakoon
Soravis shared his thoughts on DeFi core values and told us how Band Protocol bring data available on-chain.
Gnosis Safe: Smart contract-based multisig wallet
Tobias from the Gnosis Team told us how to securely store funds on Ethereum, with multiple signatures to authenticate transactions and an extra layer of security, and about a future of DeFi.
0x: Decentralized Exchange Protocol
Matt Taylor from the 0x Core Team told us how they built a decentralized exchange protocol, and what comes next for DeFi dApps.
UMA: Universal Market Access. Interview with Allison Lu
Allison Lu on the future of DeFi and what it's takes to build decentralized financial contracts platform enabling Universal Market Access
Provable: blockchain-agnostic oracle service for dApps developers
Thomas Bertani talks about building blockchain-agnostic oracle service for dApps developers.
DeversiFi - interview with CEO and founder, Will Harborne
Will Harborne, told us backstory of building Ethfinex including recent rebranding it into DeversiFi, and shared his thoughts on the future of DeFi.
Project Hydro and Hydro Pay
Mark from Hydro Labs told us backstory of Hydro project, and their new gasless app Hydro Pay.
LocalEthereum: Decentralized P2P Fiat on-ramp for ETH
Michael Foster, talks about building decentralized fiat on-ramp for ETH and the future of decentralized finances.
VouchForMe - Interview with co-founder Matt Peterman
Matt Peterman, co-founder of VouchForMe, shared his thoughts on using social proof and blockchain in the insurance industry.
Carbon Fiber: Stripe for Crypto
Nick Pai, from Carbon team, told us how they built Stripe for Crypto and how they deal with regulatory compliance when building Fiber.
AirSwap - new products, backstory and challenges
Maxime Bucaille from AirSwap team, talks about exploring new ways to bring legacy financial structures onto the blockchain
StakeWithUs staking-as-a-service provider
Oliver, co-founder of StakeWith.Us talks about infrastructure and scalability built around adoption driven projects, staking-as-a-service providers and the future of DeFi.
Issuing and managing team equity on Ethereum with Quidli. Interview with founder.
Issuing and managing team equity on Ethereum with Quidli. Interview with founder, Justin Ahn
MyEtherWallet and DeFi dApps. Interview with Brian Norton
Brian Norton talks about building a new version of MEW and sharing thoughts on the future of DeFi and dApps space at Ethereum.
WBTC origins with Benedict Chan, CTO of BitGo
Benedict Chan, CTO of BitGo talks about origins of WBTC, delivering trust in digital assets and exploring the depth of the programmable ecosystem.
Nexus Mutual - Smart Contract Insurance. Interview with founder.
Hugh Karp talks about Nexus as a part of the best practice standard for smart contract security.
Interview with Zefram Lou, co-founder of Betoken
Zefram Lou, co-founder of Betoken, talks about fundraising difficulties for DeFi projects in an uncertain regulatory environment and how they build a decentralized fund that invests in crypto-assets.
Interview with Rachael McCrary, COO of one of a kind messenger-based Button Wallet
Rachael McCrary, COO of Button Wallet talks about messenger-based banking, and how cryptocurrency landscape will shift over the next five years.
Interview with ParaSwap founder, Mounir Benchemled
Mounir Benchemled talks about building Crypto Startup, DeFi regulation, and what efforts needed to make blockchain technology mainstream.
Interview Fred Krueger, CEO of EOS Lynx
Fred Krueger, CEO of EOS Lynx talks about building consumer-grade wallet for mass adoption.
Staking-as-a-Service with Stakin
Stakin team shared their expertise as an infrastructure operator for Proof-of-stake blockchains and thoughts on defi projects.
Interview with Ren co-founder Loong Wang
Loong Wang, CTO and co-founder of Ren, talks about privacy and interoperability between blockchains.
Interview with imToken
Philipp Seifert from imToken team talks about building mobile wallet, and what users look for at dApps and DeFi.
Interview with Dolomite co-founder, Adam Knuckey
Co-founder of Dolomite, Adam Knuckey, talks about decentralization and KYC compliance for DEXes.
CDP Saver - DeFi assets management tool. Interview with co-founder, Nenad Palinkašević
Nenad Palinkašević, сo-founder of CDP Saver talks about shipping all-in-one DeFi assets management tool in 6 months.
Interview with Fortmatic co-founder Sean Li
Fortmatic co-founder, Sean Li talks about building an SDK that enables users across the globe to interact with dApps using just their phone number.
Totle - access point for all decentralized liquidity. Interview with founder David Bleznak.
David Bleznak, founder of Totle talks about building non-custodial, peer-to-peer, transparent, and KYC-free access point for all decentralized liquidity.
Interview with TokenSets creators
Inje Yeo, Co-Founder of Set talks about a mission to make wealth management accessible to the world.
Interview with Loi Luu, CEO and co-founder of Kyber Network
Loi Luu talks about long term objectives, and how Kyber Network is going to become the transaction layer for the decentralized economy.
Interview with Tian Li, co-founder of DDEX exchange
Tian Li, co-founder of DDEX exchange talks about scaling Ethereum DEXs and Hydro protocol.
Newdex the first EOS-based Decentralized Exchange
Newdex's team talks about building the first EOS-based Decentralized Exchange.
Interview with Daniel Wang CEO and Founder of Loopring Foundation
Daniel Wang talks about Loopring Protocol and the future of decentralized exchanges.
ETHLend, the first decentralized lending marketplace
Stani Kulechov talks about ETHLend, the first decentralized lending marketplace built by DeFi OGs.
ERC-1404 - an open standard for enforcing restrictions on token transfers
Today we talking with Ron Gierlach from Tokensoft about ERC-1404, an open standard for enforcing restrictions on token transfers.
Interview with Kain Warwick, founder of Synthetix
Kain Warwick, founder of Synthetix talks about on-chain synthetic assets.
Neutral Dollar the first meta-stablecoin
Nelson from Neutral talks about the first meta-stablecoin, Neutral Dollar (NUSD), and use cases for basketing stablecoins.
Interview with Mona El Isa CEO and Co-Founder at Melonport
Mona El Isa, Co Founder at Melonport talking about building a new infrastructure for asset management at Melon Protocol.
Interview with Ryan Berkun, Founder & CEO of Fabrx
Ryan Berkun, Founder & CEO of Fabrx talking about building on the new decentralized web.
Interview with Nicola Di Marco, Founder & Designer from DexWallet
Nicola Di Marco Founder & Designer from DexWallet talking about building mobile wallet for the decentralized finance with integrated borrowing, lending, exchange, and native in-wallet Staking for everyone.