Bringing Blockchain to real use cases: Next 2 Billion users

Polygon will be at Blockchance to present findings from its month-long Africa tour about the state of blockchain on the continent.  Polygon Hermez undertook the journey with the support of the Ethereum foundation and found a booming and vibrant blockchain community. On Dec. 4, Polygon’s Enterprise Lead Antoni Martin will present our insights from the … Read more

Wintermute Announces $20M Fund To Bootstrap Polygon Dapp Development

The first funded project is Router Protocol, a crosschain messaging protocol that aims to build infrastructure enabling seamless communication between various blockchains. Wintermute, a leading digital asset market maker, and Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform onboarding millions to the Web3, have today announced a strategic partnership to grow the Polygon ecosystem. Wintermute is launching a … Read more

Along with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Kevin O’Leary ‘needs’ to invest in Solana, Polygon, Hedera

Kevin O’Leary, one of the most vocal institutional cryptocurrency investors, has considerably expanded his digital asset holdings over the past year. Once a critic of the novel asset class, the “Shark Tank” star, and investor has since increased his crypto investments to 10% of his portfolio, admittedly, in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and USDCoin. The Canadian entrepreneur … Read more

Votes are in: over 7 million Uniswap holders in favor of Polygon’s deployment proposal

The votes are in and the Uniswap community has spoken. Interestingly, almost 100% of the votes on a proposal to deploy Uniswap on Polygon were in favor of the integration. Thus, clearly highlighting the explosive popularity that layer-2 protocols have been receiving of late. Almost a week ago, Polygon developers had put forward a proposal … Read more

7 Reasons to Start Building on Polygon Right Now

Polygon has emerged as the leading platform solution for Ethereum scaling and infrastructure development, but we didn’t do it all on our own. Throughout the journey, our partner projects and developer tooling have stood out. That’s why Polygon actively gives back to the broader community of projects working to make Web 3.0 a reality. Here … Read more

Polygon proposes UNI integration, ready to allocate “significant amount of capital”

Increasing adoption along with a burst in DeFi activity has led to cryptocurrency transactions being at an all-time high. This has inadvertently resulted in the congestion of the most popular network, Ethereum. This has in turn led to the rise of layer-2 scalability solutions such as Polygon that offer lower transaction time and cost. Naturally, … Read more

Crypto.com adds Polygon support for Ethereum deposits and withdrawals

It’s the season for Ethereum Layer-2 protocols, with many of them seeing massive adoption and capital inflows in recent times. With their increased assimilation into the mainstream, cryptocurrency exchanges have had no choice but to go multichain in a bid to attract and retain users. Popular cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com on 19 November announced that its … Read more

Polygon Commits $100,000 to Scale Ethereum Ecosystem in Gitcoin Grants Round 12

Polygon, which earlier announced a $1 million donation to Gitcoin in support of digital public goods, is setting aside $100,000 for projects looking to advance its own ecosystem, the leading solution for scaling Ethereum. The matching pool will use a Quadratic Funding model, allowing the community to decide how to allocate half of the money. … Read more

Polygon Donates $1 Million to Gitcoin, Adds Checkout Option For Grants

Polygon will contribute $200,000 to Grants Round 12 and run its own pool Gitcoin to make grants funding easier and more affordable with Polygon token Polygon has committed $1 million to Gitcoin in support of digital public goods, making one of the largest donations to the decentralized funding platform for open-source projects. Gitcoin is also … Read more

Polygon Announces Polygon Miden – A STARK-Based, Ethereum-Compatible Rollup

TL;DR: We are excited to announce the newest member of the Polygon solution suite – Polygon Miden, an upcoming STARK-based, EVM-compatible rollup. The project is led by Bobbin Threadbare, former Facebook’s core ZK researcher who led the development of Winterfell. Today we are releasing Polygon Miden’s core component – Miden VM, the first open-source STARK-based … Read more