Bitcoin leads inflows but here’s why it can rise higher

The week has been an exciting for blockchains across the crypto ecosystem, especially after the Bitcoin market moved from fear into greed. What’s more, with the ProShares Bitcoin Futures ETF due to launch on 19 October, there is more optimism than there was during the summer. CoinShare’ s weekly Digital Asset Fund Flows report shed … Read more

How Polkadot Parachain Auctions Work

Katherine Oct 15 · 13 min read This is an updated version of the article that was originally published on June 15, 2021. This is designed to be an educational resource and does not discuss the details of any specific crowdloan. Visit the Moonbeam Foundation site for more information about the Moonbeam crowdloan and the … Read more

What is a Crowdloan? Benefits & How to Participate

Katherine Oct 15 · 8 min read This is an updated version of the article that was originally published on May 18, 2021. This is designed to be an educational resource and does not discuss the Moonbeam crowdloan or the Moonriver crowdloan. Please refer to the Moonbeam Foundation for this information. For more general information … Read more

Rococo Revamp — Becoming a Community Parachain Testbed

Polkadot Oct 15 · 3 min read By Ben Weiß, Parity Technologies Ecosystem Success Lead Rococo has come a long way over its short life. Initially conceived to test parachain functionality back in summer 2020, it has now evolved to become the testnet for teams building parachains in the ecosystem. Rococo V0 enabled the first … Read more

Introducing Equilibrium’s Revolutionary Fluid xDOT Staking

Equilibrium Oct 19 · 4 min read We are proud to introduce a new mechanic that significantly enhances the user experience for those contributing crowdloan campaigns on Polkadot: fluid xDOT staking! Current options for crowdloan participants Imagine that you are contributing DOT to a parachain project to help them win a slot (like ours for … Read more

Polkadot: Treasury with more than $800 million to be spent on…

The eighth biggest blockchain by market cap, Polkadot, has been making headlines in October. One reason was DOT’s strong price rally since 13 October, as previously reported. The rally could also be linked to some exciting developments ahead, such as the upcoming parachain launch and the slot auctions. Adding to this chain of events, founder Gavin … Read more

Scaling Polkadex Unique DEX Solution with Pinknode

Pinknode Oct 15 · 3 min read In seeking to further the evolution of DeFi, an increasing number of platforms are going “back to the future” by combining the best of DeFi and CeFi into one decentralized platform. This is why Pinknode’s latest collaborator, Polkadex, seeks to combine the DeFi-based benefits of automated market makers … Read more

Polkadot: Is the parachain auction hype REALLY worth it

With the global crypto-market cap down by over 0.64%, Wednesday started off as a gloomy day for most large-cap coins. Nonetheless, like always, there were a couple of exceptions and Polkadot was one of them. The 8th-ranked alt by market capitalization managed to appreciate by more than 15% in a 24-hour window. In fact, it … Read more

Polka.Domain October Updates

Polka.Domain Just now·2 min read Hello Fall! 🍂 In addition to our monthly progress updates, we also have an announcement regarding Polka.Domain’s direction ⬇️ Polka.Domain’s Current Action Plan: 1. Connect to the XToken module to implement cross-chain asset between the relay chain and the Polka.Domain chain2. Optimize the asset module to implement cross-chain asset between … Read more

SubDAO Announces Participation in Polkadot’s First Round of Parachain Auctions, and Be Ready to…

SubDAO Network Just now·2 min read SubDAO Announces Participation in Polkadot’s First Round of Parachain Auctions, and Be Ready to Launch Starfish Network We are very honored to announce that SubDAO will participate in Polkadot’s first round of parachain auctions and will officially launch the parachain network Starfish. Starfish Network will carry the vision of … Read more