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Binance NFT Announces Integration With Polygon Network

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance’s non-fungible token arm – Binance NFT – has announced adding support for the Polygon network on March 8th. The integration of the Polygon network will enable users to explore and trade a wider variety of NFTs across multiple blockchains. This includes – BNB Smart Chain (BSC), Ethereum (ETH) network, as well as Polygon from their Binance accounts. Despite the announcement, Binance has taken a cautious approach in terms of NFT listings. As such,...

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Messari Researcher Outlines Polygon’s Growth Path

Tom Dunleavy – Senior Research Analyst at Messari – thinks there is a bright future for the blockchain platform Polygon. It has shown significant growth over the past few years, increasing the number of its developers and attracting some major institutions.  Dunleavy took it to Twitter to lay out the most notable recent achievements of the layer 2 blockchain platform. He mentioned the active addresses, whose number has surged by 90% quarter over quarter (QoQ), and added that...

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NFT Projects DeGods, y00ts to Leave Solana for Ethereum and Polygon

DeGods and y00ts – have announced their departure from Solana and revealed that they would be migrating to Ethereum and Polygon. The two top NFT projects on Solana anticipate moving to new chains in the first quarter of 2023, according to their respective updates on Twitter. The duo stated, “The details of the bridge will be released when it’s ready & tested. This has never been done before at this scale. We want to make sure that it’s airtight.” Despite a rocky launch in...

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3 Reasons Behind MATIC’s 17% Surge to 7-Week Highs

Polygon (MATIC) was among the best performers in the top 20 cryptocurrencies in the last 24 hours. The token gained nearly 17% and traded at $0.98 for the first time since mid-August.  Although its valuation has retraced to $0.95, here are three possible reasons behind MATIC’s impressive 17% increase.  MATICUSD. Source: TradingViewMeta Picks Polygon for NFT Minting On November 2, Ryan Wyatt, CEO of Polygon Studios, announced that Meta, the parent company of social media...

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India Police Launch Pilot Polygon-Based Complaint Registration Portal

An Indian district, Firozabad, about 40 km from Agra of Taj Mahal’s fame in the Indian province of Uttar Pradesh, would start the registration of complaints police complaints on the blockchain network.  The district, with 2.4 million people and 21 police stations, aims to achieve immutability and transparency of complaints lodged by victims of crime by leveraging this emerging technology.    Blockchain-Based Complaint Portal  “Using emerging technologies like Blockchain, a...

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Activity Stagnates Post-Merge Ethereum, Sidechain on Losing Side

Ethereum pulled off a stunning technical upgrade that saw the popular blockchain transition to the proof-of-stake consensus model for processing transactions after six years of work. However, post-merge activity on layer-2 has dropped. According to the latest stats by Dapp Radar, the already descending unique active wallets and transactions have further dropped by 35% from August to September. A similar trend was seen in terms of Ethereum’s TVL, which fell by 5.6% to $31.41...

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Polygon, Avalanche Founders Feud Over Subnet, Supernet Functionalities

As more and more users are entering the Web 3 space, scaling has become one of the most interesting conversations. Move over Layer 1 and Layer 2. The latest beef is between Subnet and Supernet. Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal took a jibe at Avalanche’s leadership, calling it “insecure” and “resorting to shit talking.” Subnet and Supernet It all started when Polygon announced Supernet to accelerate the adoption of layer 2 as well as blockchain technology. The new...

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Stripe Announces Crypto Payout on Twitter via the Polygon Network

San Francisco-based fintech giant Stripe announced its latest advance into cryptocurrency by partnering with Twitter. According to the new pilot program, Stripe will let a small group of creators send and receive payments in USDC via its payment platform, Connect. Creators can thus directly manage their account details through the Stripe Express app. Stripe’s Crypto Payment Push The company stated in a blog post that Twitter will be the first company to integrate the new...

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Polygon Allocates $20 Million to Become Carbon Neutral in 2022

Polygon Network recently announced intentions to offset its carbon footprint this year. The blockchain project revealed that it had pledged $20 million toward its plans of becoming carbon neutral and climate effective. As per the announcement, Polygon noted that it aims to implement a multilayered strategy targeted at creating a sustainable future for its ecosystem, the crypto industry, and the planet at large. The Green Manifesto Polygon also unveiled its “Green Manifesto: A...

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Matic Pumps 16% as Sequoia Capital Leads $450 Million Fundraise for Polygon

Venture capital firm Sequoia Capital led a financing round for the Ethereum layer 2 scaling solution Polygon, becoming the latest Silicon Valley company to invest in the Web3 space. According to CNBC on Monday (February 7, 2022), Polygon recently raised $450 million, with Sequoia Capital leading the investment. Other companies involved in the fundraising round include Softbank, Alameda Research, Tiger Global, and Galaxy Digital. Prominent individuals such as Reddit co-founder...

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