Tag: parachains

Jun 01 2021

Consensus 2021: Is Polkadot the Real Ethereum Killer?

Joe Petrowski, technical integrations lead at Web3 Foundation, has outlined several remarkable features of the Polkadot network, suggesting that the blockchain network possesses the capability to be the real Ethereum killer. Petrowski disclosed this on Monday while speaking on Polkadot at the ongoing CoinDesk’s Consensus; a global conference that brings together entrepreneurs, developers, academics, and students under one roof to...

May 27 2021

Top Polkadot Updates | May Week 3

May 27 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  current dot kusama parachains polkadot

Last week was tough for digital assets. In the last week, prices of major cryptocurrencies plummeted, including DOT. The native token of Polkadot plunged to a price last seen in February. Along with that, its canary network coin, KSM, also dipped more than 40% after hitting its all-time high. Despite the ongoing carnage, Polkadot proceeds towards its final stage, and the whole ecosystem...

May 18 2021

Polkadot Announces Imminent Launch of Parachains

May 18 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  dot ksm kusama parachains polkadot

Blockchain platform Polkadot has announced that it is approaching the launch of parachain functionality and the auctions and crowdloans behind them. In an announcement on May 17, the world’s seventh-largest cryptocurrency project stated that it is nearing a milestone in its staged launch. In order for...

Polkadot Launch Advances as Parachain Functionality Is Almost Here

May 18 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  dot news parachains polkadot

The Ethereum competitor Polkadot has announced that it is ready to start the final phase of its launch with the introduction of Parachain functionality, ten months after the start of Polkadot’s first four phases. Up until this point, Polkadot has functioned as a single chain network despite being intended to be a scalable multichain, which [...] The post Polkadot Launch Advances as Parachain...

Feb 25 2021

Polkadot Reworks Network to Solve “Free-Rider Problem”

Polkadot is introducing governance-allocated parachain slots. Polkadot's "Free-Rider Problem" Polkadot has announced details of a governance process for allocating parachain slots. ...

Nov 17 2020

As DeFi Grows, Investors Look to Polkadot to Be the Next Ethereum

Nov 17 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  ethereum kr1 markets moonbeam parachains

In a cryptocurrency ecosystem where the programmable-money juggernaut has long been Ethereum, Polkadot, a project that has been quietly developing an alternative solution since 2016, is ready to take on the blockchain world.

Nov 03 2020

LINK Update: Polkadot-based DEX Announces Chainlink Integration

Nov 03 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  chainlink defi dex news parachains

On Tuesday, November 3, the Polkadot-based cross-chain DEX network Zenlink announced its integration with oracle service provider Chainlink. The latest announcement comes as Zelink DEX aims to leverage Chainlink...

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