The Beginner Guide to Polygon (MATIC)

This article aims to give you a beginner's guide to Polygon. By the end of this article, you will have a better understanding of the following: What Polygon is? What Polygon offers?  The solutions Polygon offers to common blockchain problems.  You will also understand how to buy Polygon Matic tokens. Polygon In a Nutshell The idea for Polygon originated from the original Matic network, which acted as an effective scaling solution. Polygon (Matic) network is a highly secured Ethereum-based layer…

A Look at Why Polygon is Defying Bearish Market, Keeps Soaring

Even as cryptocurrencies with larger market caps continue to tumble,  MATIC (Polygon) Ethereum's multichain scalability platform has skyrocketed. In a seven-day trailing period, it has grown by nearly 145%. The platform's surge is taking place in the backdrop of a resurgence of the Defi sector. By midnight on Monday, the coin had attained a record high of $2.14. MATIC Gains Over BTC and ETH At the time of going to press, Polygon's token was trading at $2.04. The price represented…

The Emergence of Crypto IEO: Could 2020 Be the Hottest Fundraising?

In just over a year since it became popular, IEO (Initial Exchange Offering) managed to replace ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) as the fundraising system of choice for a majority of blockchain enterprises.  In simple terms, IEOs are a token sale that operates through a partner exchange. It's identical to an ICO in almost every way except that investors who can participate in the sale are typically limited to users on the associated exchange. The IEO process kicks off with an…