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Dogecoin Cuts CO2 Emissions By 25%, Becomes 3rd Fastest Crypto At Slashing Carbon Footprint

As a result of the coordinated efforts of chain developers and billionaire Elon Musk, the annual carbon emissions of Dogecoin decreased by around a quarter in 2022, making the meme token one of the quickest crypto assets at reducing carbon discharge. According to a recent research by foreign currency data aggregator Forex Suggest, Dogecoin is currently the third-fastest digital asset in[Read more…]

Polygon Teams Up With BitGo After A Controversial Hardfork Upgrade

Polygon has partnered with BitGo to provide MATIC holders with staking capabilities. Moreover, the users can earn rewards by staking ERC-20 MATIC tokens. BitGo decided to support Polygon because of its benefits like fast speed, low gas fees, higher security, and commitment to carbon neutrality.  Another Strategic Partnership For Polygon The Polygon-BitGo partnership is not[Read more…]

Shiba Inu Gets Another Boost As Robinhood Launches Wallet

Shiba Inu has been seeing a major upside since the crypto market began its recovery rally, but there may be more in store for the altcoin. A major update from the crypto and stock trading platform has once again put the meme coin in the spotlight and provided another boost for it. Robinhood Wallet Will[Read more…]

Polygon Announces Proposed Hardfork To Improve Chain Performance

Leading Ethereum scaling solution Polygon has unveiled its plans to implement a hardfork on its PoS chain on Jan 17, 2023. According to a tweet on Jan. 12, Polygon stated the proposed hardfork is “good news” for developers and users alike, as it will help create a “better” user experience. Via a blog post on their official website, Polygon[Read more…]

Solana Jumps To 11th In Market Cap List, Can It Dethrone Polygon For 10th?

Solana has jumped to 11th on the top crypto by market cap list today. Can the coin continue this and dethrone Polygon from the 10th spot? Solana Continues Uptrend, Registers 25% In Gains Today This new year so far has been a fantastic time for Solana investors as the asset has constantly been moving upwards.[Read more…]

Polygon Announces Partnership With Mastercard To Launch Web3 Artist Accelerator Program

Leading blockchain platform Polygon has announced its latest collaboration with Mastercard to launch a Web3 accelerator program aimed at bringing budding musical artists into the spotlight by leveraging Web3 technology and other blockchain-based innovations.  Mastercard is one of the world’s biggest payment processing companies and is well-known for its massive commitment to promoting emerging music talent.   According[Read more…]

Polygon Rises 3% In Last 24 Hours As Whales Buy MATIC

Polygon has surged 3% in the last 24 hours as data shows Ethereum whales have been shopping up MATIC this New Year. 500 Biggest Ethereum Whales Have MATIC In Their Top 10 Purchased List 2022 was an abysmal year for Polygon investors as the cryptocurrency finished the year with losses amounting to more than 70%,[Read more…]

Polygon Bearish Signal: Whale Moves $7.8M in MATIC To Binance

Data shows a Polygon whale has just moved around $7.8 million in MATIC to the crypto exchange Binance, something that may be bearish for the crypto’s price. Polygon Whale Has Just Transferred 9 Million MATIC On The Chain As per data from the crypto transaction tracker service Whale Alert, a massive MATIC transfer has been spotted[Read more…]

A Crypto Wallet For JPMorgan? Yes, America’s Biggest Bank Doesn’t Really Hate Crypto

A crypto wallet for JPMorgan can be a little surprising, considering the banking giant has never really been very affectionate about crypto. Topping the list of the largest banks and bank holding companies by market cap, JPMorgan is taking a different stance and now joins the growing number of people and financial institutions adopting crypto[Read more…]

Sayonara, Solana? Magic Eden Announces Polygon Integration

Is Magic Eden shifting away from Solana, or simply hedging their cross-chain bets? Regardless of motive, the NFT marketplace that has served as the top dog in Solana’s NFT ecosystem is adding Polygon to the mix. Previously, Magic Eden has only supported the aforementioned Solana, and NFT leader Ethereum. Now, it adds another growing NFT[Read more…]