Polkadot Weekly News February 1, 2021

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Polkadot Core

Polkadot Referenda and Motions

  • #14 Immediate Stolen DOT lock-up request.
  • #15 Upgrade to Polkadot runtime v27.

Polkadot Bounties

Polkadot Proposals 

  • #13 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.
  • #7 Increase the number of Validators to 599.
  • #2 Set the new runtime code.
  • #4 Increse the number of Validators to 299.
  • #5 Increase the number of Validators to 399.
  • #6 Increase the number of Validators to 499.
  • #10 Send a call through an indexed pseudonym of the sender.
  • #39 The operating expenses of SUBSCAN (Polkadot network) from December 2020 to February 2021.

Kusama Proposals and Referenda

  • #258 Kusama Comics: visual explainers and Polkadot/Kusama blockchain promotion in social media has executed.
  • #260 Polkascan Foundation Social Contract with the Kusama Community for operational expenses of running polkascan.io during 1 February 2021 – 30 April 2021 has executed.
  • #261 OpenSquare’s treasury proposal for dotreasury M2 has executed.
  • #262 Fearless Wallet – Stage 3 Proposal – Staking, Libraries expansion, App Improvements. has executed.
  • #99 Human verification for Registrar #1.
  • #264 Bounty Proposal #2: Sub-Bounties Extension Implementation has executed.

Dates of Note

  • January 27, 17:00 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • January 30, 15:36 UTC: Application of slashes from era 215.
  • February 3, 17:22 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 14.
  • February 3, 17:22 UTC: Start of next spending period.
  • February 3, 17:22 UTC: Enactment of results from referendum 13.
  • February 3, 17:22 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • February 15, 17:22 UTC: Start of next spending period.
  • February 28: Proposals to participate in the next Polkadot Decoded are due.
  • March 3, 17:22 UTC: Dispatch of referendum 14 if passed.
  • May 20: The next Polkadot Decoded event.
  • Q1 2021: Bitcoin is coming to Polkadot (PolkaBTC).
  • Q1 2021: Ethereum bridge is coming to Polkadot.
  • Q1 2021: Kusama Parachain relsease.
  • Q1 2021: Polkadot Parachain release.

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