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Racing into the Future: Polkadot’s Community-Driven Indy 500 Sponsorship of Conor Daly a First in Sports History

Marking a historic first in the sports world, the Polkadot community has used an on-chain community vote to select IndyCar racing star Conor Daly as Polkadot Brand Ambassador for the upcoming Indianapolis 500.

April 7, 2024

Crypto Donation Shows Potential for Digital Assets’ Role in Charitable Giving

Make-A-Wish UK received a donation in DOT from Parity Technologies to kickstart its Crypto for Good initiative in conjunction with Zodia Markets and Zodia Custody.

November 21, 2023

Agrotoken set for Polkadot launch, enabling tokenization of agro commodities

Farmers, businesses and financial institutions can easily trade, save, invest and transact with Agrotokens at any Visa point-of-sale.

November 15, 2023

Polkadot reveals future-proof scaling updates at sub0 developer conference

Polkadot will start testing a new process that will provide radical scaling solutions for the network within a matter of weeks. The plans were unveiled at sub0 by Sophia Gold, Engineering Lead at Parity Technologies.

September 21, 2023

Native USDC enters Polkadot ecosystem in boost for DeFi parachains

Circle has launched USDC on the Polkadot Asset Hub, giving the entire ecosystem immediate access to the popular stablecoin.

September 19, 2023

Zodia Custody to provide institutional support & custody services for Polkadot

Zodia Custody, has announced a partnership with Parity Technologies to enable institutional access to the Polkadot ecosystem.

September 13, 2023

sub0, the Polkadot developer conference, returns to Lisbon

Polkadot is preparing to return to Lisbon’s LX Factory (September 19-20) for its annual developer conference, sub0, as great minds shaping the way for Web3 come together to share great ideas.

August 24, 2023
Ecosystem launches with digital collectibles series “NACHTS”, an electronic music marketplace, has gone live with a special series of NFTs. The platform was developed in partnership with Define Creative and built on Aventus, a parachain in the Polkadot ecosystem.

July 27, 2023

New Vodafone deal with Heathrow and Aventus puts Polkadot at center of aviation efficiencies

A major new partnership bringing mobile phone giant Vodafone to Polkadot was unveiled on the final day of Polkadot Decoded 2023, the network’s flagship annual event.

June 29, 2023

Polkadot Decoded showcases boundless ecosystem innovation and visionary leadership

Day one of Polkadot Decoded 2023 heard exciting announcements and updates from parachains and dapps, to enterprises and regulatory experts.

June 28, 2023

Energy Web and Polkadot link up to build renewable energy solutions

Energy Web, a global leader in the cleaner energy solutions movement, will use Polkadot’s superior blockchain tech to help its partners, like Shell, Vodafone and Volkswagen, to meet their clean energy goals.

June 20, 2023

Polkadot hands decision-making powers to its community with OpenGov launch

Polkadot today announces the launch of Polkadot OpenGov, transforming the decision-making process that guides Polkadot’s future evolution and putting the network’s community in direct control.

June 15, 2023