The recent 256% Polkadot (DOT) recovery over the past 56 days has been nothing short of spectacular. Although the price is 23% below its $49.80 all-time high from four months ago, the altcoin’s $39 billion market capitalization has outperformed the Ether (ETH) by 66% over the past thirty days.Read more
Polygon and xDai are two Ethereum sidechains. They run their own consensus mechanism and have their own native tokens.
The two networks are planning to introduce their own takes on Ethereum’s EIP-1559 fee burning proposal.
Karura, the Polkadot implementation of the Acala protocol, has launched its decentralized exchange (DEX) platform, Karura Swap.
According to the announcement issued on Friday, the DEX platform is now live, with KSM/KAR being the first trading pair on the exchange.
Ethereum (ETH) scalability infrastructure developer Polygon has announced the rollout of a general-purpose, scalable data availability solution called Avail.Read more
Polkadot’s Kusama council passed Motion 310 on Tuesday, confirming the start of the first slot auction on the Kusama network.Read more
Polkadot and Kusama creator Gavin Wood has published a tentative schedule for the much-anticipated Kusama parachain slot auctions.
According to a blog post posted on Tuesday, the first parachain auction slot will open on June 15 at 12:00 pm Central European Summer Time.
Bitcoin’s smart contract-enabled sidechain RSK is introducing the concept of meta-transactions, which allows third parties to pay for a user’s transaction fees.
Announced on Thursday, the “RIF Enveloping” solution enables wallet providers to pay for their users’ transactions.
Bitcoin sidechain RSK launched a new bridge protocol called Powpeg, which will facilitate a trustless connection between Bitcoin (BTC) and RSK’s wrapped version of it, called RBTC.Read more