Layer 1 Protocols Announcements. Crypto Portfolio (June).
Layer 1 protocols, the base layer of crypto, have kept building lately and accomplished some important milestones. As always there’s a big crash, a bear market or whatever negative development on crypto price action, it is the best moment to continue to BUIDL. Teams can focus again on tangible improvements and push the platform forward. Instead of following shinny “trends” or focusing on price rather than code.
As always if you‘re new or want to keep an eye on the portfolio:
The Crypto Ecosystem Portfolio. Assets
If you haven’t read part I (Sectors) of the series, you should keep an eye on it.
· Polkadot parachain auctions launching.
· Polygon reaching blockchain adoption as a Ethereum scaling solution.
· Interoperability between chains growing. Bridges across Polkadot<>Elrond and Avalanche, Fantom, Polygon <> Ethereum.
· Projects are increasing their visibility as green, sustainable and carbon-free solutions to Bitcoin.
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Terra $LUNA updates 7 June — 13 June (Weekly Terra Report)
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