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Oct 19 2021

Polkadot Plans to Allocate $770 Million Worth of DOT for Ecosystem Development

Polkadot founder Gavin Wood has recently taken to Twitter to announce the 18.9 million DOT development fund worth approximately $776 million at current market rates. The funds will go towards “building, improving, educating,” according to Wood.

Kraken To Support Polkadot Parachain Auctions

Oct 19 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  announcements dot | kraken news polkadot

Kraken is thrilled to announce support for upcoming parachain slot auctions on the Polkadot network. We’ve already empowered clients to participate in Kusama's growing ecosystem via parachain auctions — so far resulting in over $35 million contributed in 2021. Clients looking to support the bids… The post Kraken To Support Polkadot...

Polkadot (DOT) founder announces $774 million development fund for DeFi

Oct 19 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption defi dot

Following DOT’s rally last week, driven by the announcement of Polkadot’s highly-anticipated parachain...

Oct 14 2021

Bitcoin Continues to Rally as Cryptocurrency Market Surpasses $2.4 Trillion

Bulls had the upper hand over the last 24 hours of trading activity in the cryptocurrency market. The total market capitalization has grown past $2.4 trillion, which is the highest value since mid-May. As such, it is not surprising that only 7 out of 100 largest cryptocurrencies by market cap are trading in the red zone. Here is a quick recap of today’s...

Polkadot’s Parachain Auction Schedule Gets Approved, DOT Jumps by 20%

After Wednesday’s successful vote on a proposal to schedule the first set of parachain auctions, the price of Polkadot’s native DOT token has experienced a sharp price increase and has gained more than 20% in the span of four hours. Parachain auctions were first outlined in the project’s white paper five years ago, and now they are finally ready for launch.

Oct 09 2021

Study shows Ripple, Polkadot, and Stellar holders are the ‘most anxious’ crypto owners

Oct 09 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption btc culture dot investments

Set to explore current investor habits and the impact that 24/7 crypto trading can have on mental health, The Sleep Judge surveyed over 1,000 Americans and uncovered which cryptos are causing the most anxiety. According to the popular...

Sep 22 2021

VanEck lists Solana, Tron, and Polkadot crypto ETNs on Deutsche Börse

Sep 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bch btc derivatives dot

Deutsche Börse recently expanded its crypto derivatives offering with three new products by investment management company VanEck. In a press release, VanEck announced the...

Sep 08 2021

DOT Price Prediction

Sep 08 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  dot polkadot technical analysis

Polkadot is a platform that allows diverse blockchains to transfer messages, including value, in a trust-free fashion; sharing their unique features while pooling their security. Polkadot is a scalable heterogeneous multi-chain technology. It is heterogeneous because it is entirely flexible and makes no assumption about the nature or structure of the chains in the network. Even non-blockchain systems or data structures can become...

Sep 03 2021

Polkadot and Kusama Parachains Primer

Sep 03 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  dot kraken intelligence ksm kusama parachain

Polkadot and Kusama are two emerging blockchains with an exciting feature known as parachains, which are custom blockchains selected by public auction to join these exclusive networks. While this novel selection process has garnered a lot of excitement, there is still confusion as to how… The post Polkadot and Kusama Parachains Primer appeared first on...

Sep 01 2021

DeFi Protocol Parallel Finance Raises $22 Million in Series A Funding

Sep 01 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoin news altcoins defi dot eth

Earlier on Monday, Parallel Finance announced that it had raised $22 million in a Series A funding round. The investing round for the Polkadot-based DeFi protocol was led by Polychain Capital, alongside Alameda Research, Blockchain Capital, Blockchain ventures, Slow ventures, Lightspeed venture Partners, and CMT Digital, among others....

Aug 30 2021

“Crazy” times for Layer 1s as Terra (LUNA), Avalanche (AVAX), and Cardano (ADA) hit major milestones

Aug 30 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ada adausd analysis cardano dot

The past week has seen the total crypto market re-reach $2 trillion bringing an air of confidence for the remainder of 2021. With that, thoughts turn to altseason, especially as several layer 1s are soon to launch major protocol updates. Twitter user...

Aug 25 2021

Cardano (ADA), Solana (SOL) are increasingly seeing institutional bets

Aug 25 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ada altcoins btc dot eth

Warmed-up investor sentiment favors Cardano (ADA) and Solana (SOL) the most, revealed the recent CoinShares...

Jul 17 2021

Polkadot-based Pontem Network Announce Collaboration with Pinknode

The decentralized application (Dapp) system designed to explore and improve Facebook’s Diem blockchain, Pontem Network, has revealed their partnership with Pinknode; a Polkadot-only infrastructure provider. Per the announcement shared with Altcoin Buzz, the collaboration between Pontem Network, and Pinknode infrastructure is expected to provide entrepreneurs around the world with “product market fit in an incentivized public...

Jul 02 2021

Tezos vs Polkadot

Jul 02 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  altcoin projects dot polkadot tezos xtz

In this article, we will make a comparison of two projects: Tezos vs Polkadot. We will see what are the similarities and differences between them, and determine which holds the upper hand. Projects overview Tezos is a decentralized public blockchain for peer-to-peer (p2p) transactions and for deploying smart contracts. The founders of Tezos are Arthur Breitman and...

Revolut Adds Support For Polkadot (DOT)

Popular London-based financial technology company, Revolut, has announced support for Polkadot native token DOT. Revolut, via a tweet from its official Twitter handle, announced the addition of DOT to its cryptocurrency trading app. As a result of the addition, DOT is now available for buying, trading, and storing on the fintech firm app....

Jul 01 2021

Ethereum token ‘WhaleFarm’ drops 99% in latest DeFi scam. Team steals $2 million

Jul 01 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ada bnb btc busd defi

Decentralized finance (DeFi) project WhaleFarm joins the fast-growing list of exit scams, hijacking millions as its native token’s value plummeted by almost 100% in minutes. Recently, the project’s anonymous developers launched yield farming, a staking opportunity for investors to lock up their crypto in return for high rewards....

Jun 15 2021

[Updated] Polkadot (DOT) Price Prediction 2021: Market Analysis and Opinions

Jun 15 2021 Published at Coindoo under tags  analysis dot polkadot analysis

Prior to September 2020, Polkadot had been resting on its laurels, but since November, it has experienced a meteoric price surge that has forced us to make a Polkadot price prediction 2021. The altcoin is trading at $22.61, at the time of writing, and has a market capitalization of $21,541,429,634, with a circulating supply of 952,166,689.69 DOT....

Jun 14 2021

Polkadot (DOT) Price Prediction 2021: Market Analysis and Opinions

Jun 14 2021 Published at Coindoo under tags  analysis dot polkadot analysis

Prior to September 2020, Polkadot had been resting on its laurels, but since November, it has experienced a meteoric price surge that has forced us to make a Polkadot price prediction 2021. The altcoin is trading at $22.61, at the time of writing, and has a market capitalization of $21,541,429,634, with a circulating supply of 952,166,689.69 DOT....

Jun 06 2021

10 Reasons to Buy Polkadot (DOT)

Jun 06 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  altcoin projects dot polkadot reviews

Polkadot is an innovative blockchain protocol that connects different blockchains into one unified network. Developed to become a part of the internet that gives back control in the hands of individuals over internet monopolies, the network builds on the first (Bitcoin) and second-generation (Ethereum) blockchain networks while offering multiple advantages. This article highlights some of those advantages and explores the top reasons why...

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