Polygon’s Web3: Made in India Tour Starts Rolling with 7 Guild Events & Web3 Education Programs

Polygon is excited to meet the next generation of entrepreneurs during the Web3: Made in India Tour. The young founders of India are smart, driven, and essential for the future of the web. The world is your canvas. That’s why we’re hitting the road in India, to meet you and find the next generation of … Read more

Polygon Is Coming to Lisbon for Builders Jam & More 

Olá, Lisboa!  Polygon is touching down at the crypto capital of Europe for a fun week of hackathons, workshops and enriching experiences as part of Lisbon Blockchain Week 2022. We have prepared two amazing events — Polygon Builders House and Polygon Builders Jam — and other workshops to help the future builders of Web3 meet … Read more

Welcome to Polygon University Beta, the Next Generation of Web3 Education

Finding trustworthy, accessible education about blockchain development can be hard for budding developers and Web3 gurus alike. There’s too much noise and hype, and too little substantive engagement with detailed insight.  That’s why we launched Polygon University Beta: to make hands-on developer education reliable and easy to approach.  The vision for Polygon University is simple. … Read more

The Anatomy of a Hackathon Winner: Polydocs Takes on Smart Contract Rights

Builders on Polygon know the team is deeply engaged with the broader developer community. By hosting dozens of events, hackathons, and workshops every month, we come across many excellent projects–a lot of which are at the very beginning of their Web3 journey.  In this series, we want to pick apart projects that stand out, and … Read more

Polygon Crosses 53,000 DApps Mark in a Major Adoption Milestone

Polygon was home to more than 53,000 decentralized applications (dApps) at the end of September, according to latest figures from Alchemy, the world’s leading Web3 development platform.  That’s an increase of over 60% since June and almost an eightfold jump from the start of the year. The dApps figure is the cumulative number of applications … Read more

From UDC 2022 to Token 2049: A Week for the Devs in APAC

For Web3 developers in Asia, this week was absolutely packed with must-see events. Polygon was there, showing love for the devs in South Korea and Singapore. Here is a rundown of our devrel outreach. Upbit Developers Conference 2022 Some of the best known blockchain developers in Korea and beyond gathered at this year’s Upbit Developer … Read more

Announcing the Winners of Polygon’s BUIDL IT Hackathon! 

Polygon is pleased to announce winners of Polygon’s BUIDL IT Summer 2022 hackathon! We funneled over $500,000 in resources to help developers build a more equitable web.  This year, we saw 3.6 times as many projects submitted to #BUIDLIT compared to last, a number that translates to the highest conversion rate of registrations to projects … Read more

Polygon Monthly Rollup for Builders: August Recap 

Labor Day weekend brought a chance to reflect on all the labors of love Polygon’s Developer Relations team worked on this past August.  The team wanted to take a moment to provide a roll-up of the most important advancements and events in our continued effort to build collectively, support and expand the community in Web3, … Read more

Back to School With Polygon

Fall is here. Do you feel it? The changing season promises new beginnings, fresh experiences, and opportunities to learn and grow.  Polygon is excited about the new school year. There will be a spate of Web3, student-centered events in the coming months, including initiatives mapped out by Polygon.  Polygon’s university team has already been doing … Read more

The Merge to Erase 60,000 Tonnes of Polygon’s Carbon Footprint

Ethereum’s imminent transition to the proof of stake (PoS) consensus will reverberate throughout the broader ecosystem in a multitude of ways, but it will have a singular impact on the carbon emissions profile of Polygon’s network. Thanks to the work of the Crypto Carbon Ratings Institute (CCRI), we can now share specific numbers on what … Read more