The backing of Fabric Ventures marks the first time a fund affiliated with the European Commission has invested in digital assets.
Karura Swap opened for trading with $3.4 million in total value locked.
DOT was one of the day's biggest winners.
More than 15,000 network stakeholders locked up KSM in favor of Karura being added.
Runtime Verification checks smart contracts for errors, perhaps most famously with Uniswap.
Pantera and Polychain are backing the project.
Positive news from El Salvador couldn't completely overcome negative news out of China.
With auctions to win a place building on the Polkadot blockchain ecosystem beginning soon, projects are coming out with strategies to secure one of the coveted slots.
Bitcoin busted out a quick 5% gain early Thursday on positive news from that continent before losing some steam.
The money came from a "crowd loan" and included more than 8,500 contributors.
Kraken is adding support for Kusama parachain auctions, allowing users to effectively vote for their favorite projects.
The start date was heralded by the upgrade to Kusama’s Statemine parachain, Polkadot founder Gavin Wood said Tuesday.
Action in the ether market might take the spotlight from bitcoin over time due to very different mechanics between the two assets.
“It's super important to support these legacy protocols, these legacy languages, and that's what we're doing,” says the former Ethereum developer.