Browsing the "Polkadot" Tag

Ethereum Core Developer Quits Over ‘Conflict of Interest’ Attacks

| Christine Kim

A long-time contributor to the ethereum codebase is taking a step back from social media after tweeting contentious remarks. 

Developers Behind Ethereum App Aragon Weigh Launching a Second Network on Polkadot

| Christine Kim

Developers behind ethereum-based application Aragon are investigating the use of Parity Technologies' Polkadot Network to launch a smart contract…

Blockchain Project Polkadot Plans Second Token Sale to Raise $60 Million

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain project Polkadot is planning raise $60 million via a second distribution of tokens.

Ethereum Startup Parity Launches DIY Blockchain Tool Substrate

| Yogita Khatri

Parity Technologies has launched a beta version of Substrate, a tool that lets users create custom blockchains for decentralized applications.

Parity to Help Zcash (the Currency) Gain Independence From Zcash (the Startup)

| Leigh Cuen

The Zcash Foundation is partnering with an ethereum startup on a project that could boost interoperability across the crypto ecosystem.

Gavin Wood Announces ‘Impending Release’ of DIY Blockchain Tool

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Parity Technologies founder Gavin Wood has announced that his company's new DIY blockchain tool, Substrate, is weeks from release

Melonport Co-Founder Joins the Decentralized Crypto Exchange Race

| Anna Baydakova

Melonport co-founder Reto Trinkler is joining an increasingly crowded field with the launch of Agora Trade, a decentralized crypto exchange.

Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Can Be Made More Efficient, IBM Research Claims

| Ian Allison

Scientists from IBM Research claim they've found a way to reshape blockchain architectures for energy-constrained internet of things devices.

‘Internet of Blockchains’ Project Polkadot to Launch First Proof-of-Concept

| Annaliese Milano

Parity Technologies and Web3 Foundation will soon launch the first proof-of-concept of their blockchain interoperability protocol, Polkadot.

Polkadot’s Plan for Governing a Blockchain of Blockchains

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Blockchain governance is getting a shake-up by a forthcoming blockchain created by one of the co-founders of ethereum.