Tag: polkadot

Sep 09 2021

Polkadot Blockchain Recruits Former Facebook-Backed Diem’s COO

The former chief operating officer of Facebook’s Diem stablecoin project, Bertrand Perez, is joining the Web3 Foundation and Polkadot blockchain as chief operating officer (COO). Before coming to the Polkadot blockchain, Bertrand Perez was a part of Diem (formerly Libra) as chief operating officer for the past two years. During his time with Diem, Perez held two positions: one as managing...

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

Aug 27 2021

1xBit Introduces DOT Coin as a New Betting Currency

Leading online crypto gambling platform, 1xBit, has added a new coin to its list of currency – Polkadot (DOT). 1xBit is known for always adding new features to its platform to improve users’ experience and help them enjoy online casino gaming and sports betting. The addition of Polkadot to its currencies further widens its payment options, making it possible for users of the...

Aug 23 2021

Top 3 Coins to Watch – Week 34

Last week we reported that the total cryptocurrency market capitalization is finally back above $2 trillion, but at the end of Week 33 the total valuation of all cryptocurrencies in circulation combined already exceeded $2.1 trillion. Nevertheless, for the second week in a row, market leaders Bitcoin and Ethereum were pushed in the background of attention while altcoins like AVAX, ADA, LUNA, DOT,...

Aug 22 2021

Top 10 DeFi Updates | August Week 2

The decentralized finance (DeFi) space has continued to make waves in the blockchain and crypto sphere. To keep our readers informed, we have published ten of some of the most exciting DeFi updates that took place during the second week of August. These top DeFi updates range from strategic listings to partnerships, events, and product updates. Dolphin Finance's partnership with Chainlink and Wanaka...

Aug 19 2021

Aug 18 2021

Blockchain asset management platform Tokensoft now supports Polkadot Parachains

Aug 18 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  polkadot tokensoft vendor technology

Tokensoft, a platform for creating and managing blockchain assets, has announced it now supports Polkadot projects participating in Parachain Slot Auctions. Polkadot community projects can use the Tokensoft platform to bootstrap a bid on Polkadot Parachain slots, raise funds in $DOT, and distribute digital...

Aug 17 2021

Efinity (EFI) and NFTs – Massive Growth Expected

The non-fungible token (NFT) space is turning out to be one of the most sought-after spaces in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. The next-gen blockchain for NFTs, Efinity, plans to further drive the growth and development of this still nascent space. The NFT space has grown exponentially from its 2017 days of being called Custom Coins to becoming a pillar in the blockchain...

Aug 16 2021

10 Cheap Cryptocurrencies to Check Out

Cryptocurrencies are hot right now, especially among speculative speculators. The financial press is now paying close attention to what was formerly considered a speculative investment. Every day, CNBC and other financial networks discuss Bitcoin. There's even a ticker on the wall that shows the current price. All of this adds up to investors' familiarity with Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency movement. Many individuals are...

Jul 28 2021

Dvision Network Joins the Enjin Ecosystem

Yet another strategic integration with the Enjin chain. This time, web-based 3D VR metaverse platform Dvision has joined the Enjin ecosystem. Interestingly, Dvision also revealed that it main focus is to launch on five different blockchains. According to a press release shared with Altcoin Buzz, the South Korea-based blockchain metaverse is currently on both Ethereum (ETH) and Binance Smart Chain (BSC). Also, its...

Jul 26 2021

Kusama first batch of parachains auctions has ended

Polkadot Network is closer to launch the long-awaited parachain functionality as it has finalized the first round of parachain slot auctions for its sister network Kusama. Kusama (KSM) is known as a "canary network" for Polkadot and its big goals. This means that Kusama is the testing ground for all the...

How to Create Your Own Cryptocurrency

Do you want to create a cryptocurrency? Then you've come to the right place! Ethereum, Ripple, Polkadot, and many, many more… There are thousands of cryptocurrencies out there, and quite a lot of them have made their creators exceptionally rich. And that’s not all: their developers also got to realize their craziest ideas. Crypto and blockchain make it...

Jul 23 2021

Price Prediction for Polygon Crypto

High commissions in the Ethereum cryptocurrency network are breaking all records. In 2021, the average commission exceeded the $20 mark and continues to grow. This is due to the hype around Ethereum-based decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens that slows down the work of the blockchain. However, there is one project called MATIC that offers a Layer 2 solution to increase the bandwidth of Ethereum...

Jul 22 2021

KSM Is Now Available on Changelly

We are happy to announce that KSM by Kusama has joined the family of the over 200 cryptocurrencies available for exchange and purchase on Changelly! Starting today, users will be able to buy KSM with fiat or swap it with other digital assets at floating rates on our platform. Kusama is an early and unrefined version of Polkadot. It essentially works as proving...

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