New Canvas to Launch Lustration NFT and Social Token on Polygon

We are delighted to announce that the XR media company New Canvas has chosen Polygon as its platform to launch an upcoming NFT and Social token drop for its Lustration project, an award-winning animated VR series that takes place in the fictional afterworld, ‘The Between.’ The fantasy noir story of Lustration is an adaptation of … Read more

Polygon Leads $25 Million Fund For Web3 Venture Studio SuperLayer

Polygon is pleased to reveal that it has led a $25 million funding round for Web3 venture studio SuperLayer. This partnership and funding will help spread SuperLayer’s vision of accelerating the most promising Web3 platforms and projects. SuperLayer is led by managing partners Kevin Chou and Mahesh Vellanki, both founders of multiple leading Web3 companies, … Read more

Polygon Fellowship Class of 2022 Wraps Up With IRL Hacker House

Congratulations, Polygon Fellowship Class of 2022!  Polygon partnered with DevFolio to bring together a group of talented and motivated fellows to the eight-week long fellowship, capped by a one week IRL event. These fellows were selected from more than 10,000 registrations, with an acceptance rate of 0.7%. (To provide some context, global elite institutions like … Read more

Supercharge Your Web3 Project with Techstars Powered by Polygon 

Polygon has teamed up with Techstars London for a Web3-specific accelerator program that will offer personalized programmes, hands-on mentorship, and unrivaled investor networking opportunities to a cohort of founders building on Polygon and in Web3.  The applications will open on Aug. 29, 2022, and only the 12 best Web3 projects will make it into the … Read more

LFG With Village Wonders: Three-Month Pre-Acceleration Cohort by Polygon DAO

Polygon DAO is excited to announce the launch of Village Wonders, a first-of-its-kind initiative that will provide dedicated expansion strategy, mentorship and funding opportunities to Web3 projects building on Polygon.  During this three-month cohort, 12 selected projects across DeFi, DAO/tooling, NFT/gaming, metaverse, infrastructure, sustainability, and public utility will receive: Mentorship & office hours with Polygon … Read more

How to Supercharge Your Project with Polygon Village Grants and Vouchers 

Polygon DAO last month announced the launch of Polygon Village, a full-stack ecosystem for developers to build and grow their projects. The team is now ready to share more about how to apply for grants and vouchers. The grants line is aimed at onboarding the next 1,000 projects to Polygon and is operated on a … Read more

Polygon Unveils New Developer Fellowship to Help Bridge Web3 Talent Gap

Polygon is pleased to announce the launch of its inaugural Polygon Fellowship: Class of 2022. Devised in conjunction with DevFolio, India’s foremost hackathon organization firm, the program has been carefully curated to help provide successful applicants with education, funding, mentorship, and support with a wide range of aspects related to the rapidly evolving Web3 industry. … Read more

How to Bootstrap a Blockchain With Polygon Edge

There are a number of reasons why a Web3 project might choose to build on a network other than Ethereum. Whether it’s experimenting with innovative features not available on the mainnet, tailoring the network to a specific use case or simply having more control over its fees, the answer in one word is customization. Polygon … Read more

Polygon Hits 19,000 DApps Milestone, Sixfold Growth in Half a Year

Polygon has hit a new adoption milestone with more than 19,000 decentralized applications (dApps) running on the network, a sixfold increase from 3,000 dApps in October, according to data from Alchemy, the world’s leading Web3 developer platform. There are now 8,000 monthly active teams building on Polygon PoS, up from about 6,000 in January and … Read more