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Polkadot 1.0 Realized
Polkadot released the complete version of its 1.0. The Polkadot codebase is now functionally complete and has been handed over to the community with the launch of Polkadot OpenGov and the migration of all runtime code to a repository managed by the Technical Fellowship.
DeFi Saver Supports CurveUSD
DeFi automation platform Defi Saver now supports crvUSD with a dedicated dashboard and DFS features including creating instantly leveraged positions, repay & boost, and self-liquidating with collateral.
Stride Adopts Interchain Security
Stride, a cosmos-based liquid staking chain, has adopted Interchain Security (ICS). The transition indicates that Stride’s blockchain pivots from using staked STRD for its economic security to relying on staked ATOM.
Starknet Introduces Appchains
Starknet introduces Appchains in EthCC, and will launch the first Starknet appchain closed beta soon. Devs will be able to build their own appchains (Ethereum L2s) using Starknet Stack.
Ankr zkSync Enterprise Solutions
Ankr and Matter Labs partner up to launch dedicated zkSync Era Nodes and Hyperchain blockchain solutions on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Enterprises can build dApps on top of zkSync Era, or build their own chains.
GND gETH Live
Arbitrum-based yield protocol GND protocol launches gETH. Users can mint gETH with $wstETH, $sfrxETH, $rETH, $WETH, $ETH, or $gmdETH, and farm gETH LP farm for good yield.