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Polkadot

Network Name: Polkadot
Currency Name: Dot
Ticker: DOT
Mining: Proof of Stake
Founders: Gavin Wood, Robert Habermeier, and Peter Czaban
Launch Date: October 27, 2017

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • Polkadot is a multi-chain application environment.
  • One of the main uses for Polkadot is allowing for interoperability between chains, connecting multiple specialized blockchains into one unified network.

MISSION

"We envision a Web where our identity and our data is our own - safely secured from any central authority. Polkadot will enable a completely decentralized web where users are in control."

WHITE PAPER
Linked here.