Browsing the "Polkadot" Tag

‘Expect Chaos’: Polkadot to Launch Experimental Kusama Network This Summer

| Christine Kim

Polkadot will be launching an experimental "canary network" called Kusama for early application testing and development.

Polkadot Tokens Valued at $75 Pre-Launch in Crypto ‘Futures’ Offering

| Leigh Cuen

They don't exist yet, but you can soon buy Polkadot tokens from CoinFLEX via a new mechanism: the initial futures offering (IFO).

Ethereum Co-Founder’s Polkadot Closes Token Sale, Claims $1.2 Billion Valuation

| Marc Hochstein

Polkadot has closed on a private token sale that it says values the blockchain interoperability project as a tech unicorn.

$1 Billion Valuation May Elude Ethereum Co-Founder’s New Blockchain Polkadot

| Leigh Cuen and Wolfie Zhao

Polkadot’s bid for unicorn status has hit a snag, with three Chinese funds buying into the token sale at valuations below $1 billion.

Ethereum’s Reddit Moderators Resign Amid Controversy

| Christine Kim

Controversy surrounding Reddit moderation in the ethereum community has led to mods resigning and new practices being codified on the forum.

Voters on Ethereum App Veto Proposal to Fund Polkadot Blockchain

| Christine Kim

Aragon token holders have shot down a proposal to diversify project funds to support blockchain interoperability project Polkadot.

Lock Up Ether, Get Free Crypto: Twist on Airdrops Attracts Top VCs

| Brady Dale

Governance startup Commonwealth, which offers a new twist on token airdrops, has raised $2 million from a group of notable investors.

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.