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

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

Polygon Awards $250,000 to Winners of PolygonLEAP Accelerator

Polygon, along with Lumos Labs, is pleased to announce the winners of $250,000 from the PolygonLEAP Accelerator!  Our joint accelerator program launched in December 2021 to bring more resources to Web3 startups in India. India’s rapid rise to the forefront of blockchain adoption has been driven by the very kinds of Web3 projects we set … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK34

Hola readers! Social media network Reddit began airdropping its Polygon-based Collectible avatars, listed on OpenSea, Partisia blockchain is now integrated with Polygon, GameSwift, a 360-degree platform for game developers and gaming studios, partnered with us to build a web3 gaming ecosystem. Let’s dive in.  Key takeaways:  The weekly NFT volume reached a total of $656 … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK33

Hola readers! Polygon has formed an alliance with Techstars to offer mentorship, investor networking opportunities and much more, Coinbase wallet users can now bridge assets between Ethereum and Polygon in the browser extension, and Unstoppable domains have released their mobile app. Let’s dive in.  Key takeaways:  Under the Top 10 DeFi protocols list, KyberSwap (15.6k, … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK32

Hola readers! According to the latest report by Alchemy, Polygon is now home to 37,000 dApps, Cercle X, the world’s first dApp that digitises waste management, is launching on Polygon, and at the Korea Blockchain week- we announced that we’re teaming up with Neowiz to launch blockchain gaming platform Intella X.  Let’s dive in.  Key … Read more

Can MATIC really leverage the hype around Ethereum for more upside?

It has been quite an interesting week for Ethereum’s community as it prepares for a major upgrade. In fact, its impact has started spilling over into Ethereum layer 2 solutions such as Polygon now. The latter’s native cryptocurrency, MATIC, concluded the week on the back of a significant upside on the charts. MATIC’s bulls noted … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK31

Hola readers! It’s finally here! Coca-Cola launched first-of-a-kind, generative, and sharable collectibles on Polygon, We have teamed up with Techstars for a web3-specific accelerator program, and Epic league, a web3 games development studio, has announced its global strategic partnership with Polygon.  Let’s dive in.  Key takeaways:  Weekly NFT mints have been escalating for a month … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK30

Hola readers! Acentrik, a decentralized data marketplace developed by Mercedes-Benz, is now deployed on the Polygon mainnet,  Data Lake, a global medical data donation system, is launching on Polygon, and Bueno is integarating with us to offer faster and cheaper ways to mint NFTs.  Let’s dive in.  Key takeaways:  Transaction/day climbed to a solid 2.89 … Read more

PolygonInsights – WEEK29

Hola readers! It was a wholesome week for us! We announced the launch of Polygon zkEVM, CoinLedger, one of the leading tax reporting platforms, announced Polygon integration, and Enterprise Ethereum platform Kaleido is teaming up with Polygon.   Let’s dive in.  Key takeaways:  The userbase (842k, +3%) continues to grow at a steady pace, accompanied by … Read more