September 7, 2022

How Will The Merge Affect Polygon?

The Merge, Ethereum’s highly anticipated upgrade to the proof-of-stake consensus mechanism is almost here. Given Polygon’s deep ties with Ethereum, many speculate what this transition could mean for the Layer 2 solution. According to a press release from Polygon, the blockchain will not suffer any impactful changes after Ethereum’s merge. Existing Polygon Ethereum-based smart contracts […]

August 31, 2022

OpenSea Adds Polygon Support to Expand NFT Platform

The layer 2 scaling solution Polygon has been included in the Seaport protocol implementation by OpenSea. OpenSea is the world’s first and largest digital marketplace for crypto collectibles and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). “Starting today, we will begin using Seaport for all new listings and offers on Polygon!” OpenSea’s official Twitter account wrote on social media. […]

August 30, 2022