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Ethereum Pops 10% as Fed Signals Rate Hikes Are Working
Global markets are rallying after the US central bank raised interest rates by 75 basis points in a widely expected move.
Polkadot to Form ‘Fellowship’ of Tokenholders as Part of Major Upgrade
Wood Says Gov2 Code To Launch on Kusama ‘Imminently’
Ethereum Foundation, AMD, Polkadot Launch $7M Competition to Boost Zero-Knowledge Scaling
Leading crypto projects have banded together to offer $7M in prizes to teams innovating using zero-knowledge (ZK) proofs.
Polkadot Parachains Launch $250M Fund To Grow Ecosystem
Polkadot’s parachains project just got a big boost.
Polkadot’s Gavin Wood on Building a Layer 0 to Underpin the Entire Blockchain-Based Economy
Section 1: Gavin Wood 0:10 Minutes Gavin Wood’s crypto journey started with Ethereum – he was one of the eight original founders and the project’s CTO in the early days. Today though, he’s busy building Polkadot, a chain that is attempting to improve where Ethereum falls short. After years of development, the ecosystem’s first applications …
Polkadot and Tron Founders Beseech Ukraine to Accept Their Native Tokens as Donations
Crypto founders are jockeying to have the Ukrainian government accept their tokens as donations.
Winners in Second Round of Polkadot Parachains Poised to Add Mojo to Expanding DOT Ecosystem
A roundup of the second group of winners in the Polkadot parachain auction.
Devs Flock to Ethereum But Fulltimers Still Sorely Needed as DeFi Expands
A new report finds that devs love working in the Ethereum ecosystem.
Polkadot’s Parachain Winners Make Strides in Building Sharded Ecosystem
The winners of Polkadot’s parachain auctions are up and rolling.
Acala Network Wins Polkadot’s Parachain Slot as Auction Shifts to Next Phase
Acala Network won the parachain slot on Polkadot as auction moves into new phase.
Polkadot’s Parachain Auctions Aim to Fulfill Promise of Scalability
Polkadot’s auction of parachains may drive innovation and scalability for a project aims to improve on Ethereum.
DOT Holders Have Pledged $800M Ahead Of First Polkadot Parachain Auction
Polkadot’s first parachain auction is expected to be a hit with $800M already committed.
Fantom Surges 90% in 30 Days to Hit All-Time High and Challenge Elite Layer 1s
Fantom’s FTM token hit an all-time high this week and is a hot new entrant in the elite club of Layer 1 blockchains.
Acala’s Liquid Tokens – The Great DeFi Unlock
Acala, the Ethereum-compatible DeFi and liquidity hub of Polkadot, has launched Liquid Crowdloan DOT (lcDOT) ahead of its upcoming crowdloan event. The product joins Acala’s suite of derivative products including its recently launched KSM Liquid Staking product (LKSM), now available on Karura, as well as DOT Liquid Staking (LDOT), which will launch on Acala.