Polygon Enables Instant USDC On-Ramps for Juno Users

Juno, which allows its users to earn, invest and spend their cash and crypto from one checking account, now supports instant on-ramps to USDC on Polygon. Juno App users can now purchase, sell, transfer, and receive USDC on Polygon without paying transaction fees. Users can instantly convert their fiat funds to USDC on Polygon by … Read more

Vitalik Buterin argues that highly decentralized DAOs will be more efficient than corporations

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin laid out arguments to support the view that decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) could be more efficient than traditional corporations in the presence of highly decentralized governance models. Ongoing conversations in the crypto community suggest that highly decentralized DAOs have been inefficient. Many are of the view that protocols could become more efficient … Read more

The Many Lives of Tokens

Tokens are the élan vital of Web3 networks, and projects are often perceived through the price at which they trade. But token price, subject to market sentiment and speculation, is not synonymous with token value. To understand the fundamentals, we must first unpack the different ways that value accrues to tokens in the new Internet … Read more

Google adds Ethereum Merge countdown clock as searches reach all-time high

Google Cloud developer Sam Padilla announced Friday that an Ethereum Merge countdown clock is live in the Google Search engine. Searches for “Ethereum Merge” now return a native countdown clock along with the current hashrate, difficulty, and merge difficulty. Hey @VitalikButerin @drakefjustin & other @ethereum folks, go google “the merge” for a fun little surprise … Read more

Ethereum Name Service developer identifies challenges in Vitalik’s fee proposal

Ethereum Name Service (ENS) lead developer Nick Johnson said the protocol would have to make some changes before implementing Vitalik Buterin’s new fee structure. The first point raised concerns about the types of names and how much difference this would make to the fee structure. Johnson highlighted that names could be human names, brand names, … Read more

Dimensions of Scalability in Web3 Gaming

Perun Network Sep 1 · 5 min read Gaming is taking off in Web3. The internet of ownership arrives in the fastest growing segment of entertainment. However, so far there is no widely adopted gaming project to rival big classical franchises. The reason for this observation is the scalability of Web3-Gaming approaches. In this article, … 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

NFTs on MEW Wallet

MyEtherWallet Aug 23 · 3 min read Manage and Show Off Your Collection On the Go We have always believed in the future of mobile crypto management. That’s why we created MEW wallet: to make buying ETH, sending and swapping tokens, and monitoring the markets from your phone seamless and easy on the eye. We … Read more

What Does Ethereum’s Transition to Proof of Stake Mean for Polygon?

With Ethereum’s switch to proof of stake (PoS) slated for mid-September, we thought it would be appropriate to take a moment and look around, to admire how far Web3 has come. Now is a time to celebrate the builders and dreamers who’ve worked relentlessly on the margins to summon a more open, decentralized, and equitable … Read more

September 14 may be the biggest day in the history of the internet

The Merge has been a hot topic of conversation within the Ethereum ecosystem for years. The third revision of the original Ethereum whitepaper included references to proof-of-stake in 2014. Vitalik Buterin added references to PoS, stating that both PoW and PoS can “serve as the backbone of a cryptocurrency.” “The mechanism behind proof of work … Read more