Introducing Plonky2

Polygon Zero’s mission is simple: to use zero-knowledge proofs to scale Ethereum to a billion users, without compromising decentralization or security. Achieving this requires fast and efficient proof systems. Today, we’re excited to share Plonky2, a major milestone for zero-knowledge cryptography. Plonky2 is a recursive SNARK that is 100x faster than existing alternatives and natively […]

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ZK-Proof Protocol, Polygon Nightfall, Launches on Testnet To Provide Low-Cost, Private Ethereum Transactions

Developed by Polygon in cooperation with EY, Nightfall combines zero-knowledge proofs with a ‘ZK-Optimistic Rollup’ to increase enterprise transaction privacy and reduce ERC-20 token transfer fees by up to 86%  Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform onboarding millions to the Web3, today announces, in cooperation with global professional services organization  EY, that the Polygon Nightfall ZK-Proof […]

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Polygon ZK Day Recap: Polygon Zero Reveal and Panel Talk With Vitalik

Polygon’s zk day event hosted in partnership with ETHGlobal on Dec. 9 was jam-packed with Zero Knowledge goodness. If you are interested in this technology and what it can do for Ethereum, check this out. The 3.5-hour ZK tour de force included the announcement of a $400 million deal with pioneering ZK startup Mir and […]

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Polygon Takes A Major Lead In ZK Rollups; Welcomes Mir, A Groundbreaking ZK Startup In A $400M Deal

TL;DR: We are excited to announce that Mir, a startup building groundbreaking ZK tech, is joining the Polygon family in a $400M* deal. Mir gathered a team of talented cryptographers and engineers, and after almost two years of work developed the world’s fastest ZK scaling technology. The Mir team is now joining Polygon in order […]

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The Polygon Thesis: Strategic Focus on ZK Technology as the Next Major Chapter for Polygon; $1B Treasury Allocation

We believe Ethereum is one of the most promising and revolutionary tech projects in the world, and our best bet to create a global, permissionless economy and society with equal chances for everyone. We have been working on Ethereum scaling infrastructure since 2017. Six months ago, we announced Polygon, our new vision for scaling Ethereum […]

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