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TITAN: How I Doubled my Money in Under a Week (post-crash)



“Fall of the Titans”. Oil on canvas by Jacob Jordaens, 1638.

Despite the so-called death of TITAN, I’m playing with about 1.6B that I bought once I felt it bottomed enough. No, I didn’t catch it at $0.00000002, (more around $0.00000005). It’s currently around 0.00000010, so I at least doubled my money in about 5 days.

I didn’t bet the farm (I never do), but got enough that if the Iron Finance team figures out a solution, and the price pumps back up, I’ll at least have a moonbag stashed away.

I often like these sorts of situations, where a token craters to nearly nothing, and I can pick it up for fractions of a penny.

I did this same thing with KIN, when they were being sued by the SEC. I bought in at 0.0000029, and sold around 0.00030 for a 10,240% gain.

I figured that with the announcement of the lawsuit against KIN, once the price cratered, the asset would be derisked. The only question remaining was the verdict. But, for or against, any final judgement would be a plus for the price KIN.

The news would be in.

I mean, what’s the worst that could happen after a freaking SEC lawsuit?

Not much in my opinion.

So, KIN had to pay a fine, but in the judgement KIN was declared a non-security, something only BTC and ETH had of that designation.

…and the price zoomed up.

Solana is now on Coinbase, and since KIN is based on Solana, can a Coinbase listing be far behind? Hmmm…;)

There’s 2 outcomes to this sort of trade:

Put a little down, maybe a $100 bet, and see what happens. It will either go to zero, or?

If it’s anything like KIN, then maybe turn $100 to $10,000.

I mean, no less than a Mark Cuban vouched for Titan at one point. Iron Finance wrote a Medium article misfortunately entitled “TITAN and STEEL Emerge As Bear-Proof Assets” — just 1 day prior to its nigh-well historic crash.

I mean, they had a good thing going. They didn’t steal the money and run. It wasn’t even an exploit.

It was an unintended series of events.

A feature, not a bug.

In their words, “… the world’s first large-scale crypto bank run.

Do you not think they will try to recover?

I try to not let my cash just sit.

So, I visited Polycat again, and saw that their vault still existed for TITAN-ETH. Daily APY is 2.80%, Yearly APY is an eye-popping 2.5M%.

You got that straight, 2.5 million percent.


So, every few minutes I see my 7200 TITAN-ETH LP tick up. Every 5 minutes the number of tokens go up by 1. Half-an-hour later it’s at 7206. And with an LP dollar price to LP of about .04 cents I’m making about .48 cents an hour.



That’s if the price remains steady, which it won’t. But 2.5M Percent can make up for a helluva lot.

TITAN can still go to absolute zero, but right now, like the mythological Titans, it is in the hell lands of Tartarus.


“…some of the Titans were allowed to remain free.”

Quickswap still supports the TITAN-ETH pair, and Polycat is still compounding, like a heartbeat, every 5 minutes.

I lost big once TITAN fell from $63 down to $9 (when I got out), and now my 1.6 Billion TITAN is earning auto-interest in a Polycat vault.

If TITAN doesn’t fail completely, who knows I might just make some money out of it.



Velas Launches $5 Million Funding Program




Press Release: Velas is proud to announce the launch of a $5 million funding program to support the growth of the Velas ecosystem and expand our reach in the new Web 3.0 epoch

3rd August, 2021, Zug, Switzerland  – Today Velas are announcing the launch of a major funding program for projects to build upon the Velas Blockchain, driving innovation to the fastest blockchain on the planet — to the tune of $5 million total.

Velas are inviting projects and developers to join their ecosystem of user-friendly, transparent and privacy-respecting products built on top of the Velas blockchain. Just port code from Ethereum, or develop on their native chain, to deploy applications within minutes.

For full technical details on the Velas Funding Program, click HERE.

Investments – What Can Participants Submit?

Investment sizes can be up to $100,000 per project. The general Grant Program is designed to fund projects covering a wide range of topics, including, but not limited to:

  • DeFi-related and DEX-related products
  • NFT-related solutions
  • Games and gaming – Including Educational, AI/VR/AR, Crypto Gamification, Strategies, Collectibles, Card Games, etc
  • dApps that unite the Velas blockchain with traditional sectors — Banking, Healthcare, etc.
  • Adoption of dApps that aid the adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain.

Velas will also actively encourage developers to create solutions that increase decentralization and transparency within the Velas Ecosystem. All projects will be tracked on GitHub – Teams can apply for grants more than once, but they need to successfully complete their previously allocated project before receiving additional funds.

Investment Criteria

Interested in applying for the grant? Check out the investment criteria below:

  • Goal(s) and scope of the project, plus outline of how the fund will be used
  • Business plan/whitepaper
  • Technical features and value proposition
  • An executive summary and pitch deck
  • Background and experience of the team
  • Go to market strategy and user acquisition plan
  • The project, timelines, targeted deliverables at each milestone, and estimated efforts to deliver on the plans provided
  • How the project benefits the Velas ecosystem
  • Amount of funding requested and payment method
  • Project or product/ service must be built on the Velas blockchain
  • All code must be open-source, and must not rely on closed-source software for full functionality.

Velas take licensing and copyright compliance very seriously. Using others’ work without attribution or indicating that work is not original will lead to immediate termination. Users should contact Velas before submitting if they have any doubts about licensing matters. 


  • Recruiting – Velas assists startups to hire Top Tier talent.
  • Networking – Velas assists startups with connections to investors, funds and accelerators.
  • Marketing – Velas assists startups in engaging with key exchanges, finding opinion leaders, and building viral marketing campaigns.
  • Grants – Velas provides grants for the creation of new tools and projects.
  • Technical – Velas’ experienced developers will assist with the technical side of startup projects.
  • Research – Velas assists startups with all necessary research before going to market to explore new opportunities.

Applying for the Velas Grant

To apply for the Velas Grant Program, fill out an application form. Team applications should be submitted by one representative for the project, containing up-to-date contact information, experience, and the portfolio of all team members who would be involved in working on the task. Application forms will be reviewed within 14 working days and selection results will be sent to the email provided during the application. If a proposal is successful, further communication will be required to determine specific details around timelines and payment schedules. Feedback will occur throughout the grant process.

For further information and FAQs, please check out the official Velas docs page here.

Velas are proud to welcome innovative and exciting new projects, products and services to the Velas family, and welcome a massive expansion in the usecase of the Velas Blockchain, taking advantage of the best-in-class TPS, throughput, and developer support. The Velas Funding Program helps push the Velas Blockchain to be the most attractive, powerful chain in the entire crypto sector.

For full technical details on the Velas Funding Program, click HERE.

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Square To Acquire Afterpay And Allow Bitcoin Purchases




Jack Dorsey’s company Square has announced that it plans to acquire Australian technology company Afterpay. This was revealed in a press release that went out on August 1st. The press release showed that both companies had entered into what is known as a Scheme Implementation Deed.

Square plans to acquire all of the issued shares in Afterpay. And this will be done by a recommended court-approved Scheme of Arrangement. The total value to be paid for Afterpay came out to $29 billion. This was based on the closing price of Square’s common stock on July 30, 2021, which had a strong close.

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Following the purchase, Square plans to integrate Afterpay with its existing apps. Then the payments app will start offering Bitcoin purchases for Afterpay users. The integration will also see Afterpay’s co-founders and Square’s co-CEO working together to lead Afterpay’s businesses in the Square ecosystem.

The all-stocks deal is slated to be finalized in 2022.

The CEO of Square, Jack Dorsey, said “Square and Afterpay have a shared purpose. We built our business to make the financial system more fair, accessible, and inclusive. And Afterpay has built a trusted brand aligned with those principles.

What Is Afterpay?

Afterpay is a service that allows you to buy and pay for things over a period of time. All the while offering zero interest on these purchases.

Users can pay for items in four payments, which are stretched out over two months. Payments are made every two weeks by the users until the price for the item is complete. And do not have to worry about interest rates being added to the purchases since there is none.

Related Reading | This New Partnership Will Allow Litecoin Users To Checkout At One Of The Largest U.S. Retailers

The only additional payments that the payment service charges are late fee payments. Which are only implemented when customers do not pay the specified amount on the day it is due.

As of June 2021, Afterpay reportedly had over 16 million. The buy now, pay later giant has continued to report record sales in 2021. In the first quarter, Afterpay had reported a record $10 billion in sales.

Bitcoin Purchases And Benefits

The acquisition by Square will provide Afterpay users all of the benefits currently available to Cash App customers. Things like money transfer, stock purchases, bitcoin purchases, cash boost, and more will be available on the platform.

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These will be in addition to the services already being offered by Afterpay to its customers. Square hopes to accelerate its strategic priorities for its Seller and Cash App ecosystems using Afterpay. Which Square referred to as “the pioneering global ‘buy now, pay later’ (BNPL) platform.”

The integration will help bring buy now, pay later (BNPL) capabilities to even the smallest merchants. While customers will be able to manage their installment payments using Cash App. Also giving Cash App customers the option to use buy now, pay (BNPL) from the app.

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Eden to Protect Sushi Traders from MEV on Ethereum




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