Category: Rollups

Matic rebrands to Polygon in pursuit of ‘Polkadot on Ethereum’ strategy

Matic rebrands to Polygon in pursuit of ‘Polkadot on Ethereum’ strategy

The Layer-two protocol plans to become an aggregator and interoperability facilitator for Ethereum scalability solutions. 4188 Total views 42 Total shares The Matic Network, a project developing an Ethereum-based layer-two solution and an independent proof-of-stake blockchain, announced Tuesday that it would rebrand to Polygon. While the existing products and the token would remain largely the […]

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Optimism ‘Soft Launches’ Ethereum Throughput Solution With DeFi’s Synthetix

Optimism ‘Soft Launches’ Ethereum Throughput Solution With DeFi’s Synthetix

A potential fix for Ethereum’s costly congestion problems. Members of the Synthetix team(Synthetix) Jan 15, 2021 at 10:27 p.m. UTC Optimism ‘Soft Launches’ Ethereum Throughput Solution With DeFi’s Synthetix Optimism has “soft launched” its solution to Ethereum’s transaction problem, the Optimistic Virtual Machine (OVM). The startup announced Friday that OVM is now live, at a […]

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