Polkadot Weekly News January 25, 2021

Tokens and Parachains

Polkadot Community

Polkadot Core

Polkadot Referenda

  • #14 Immediate Stolen DOT lock-up request.
  • #54 Polkascan Foundation Social Contract with the Polkadot Community for operational. expenses of running polkascan.io during 1 March 2021 – 31 May 2021 has executed.
  • #55 Fearless Wallet – Stage 3 Proposal – Staking, Libraries expansion, App Improvements.
  • #53 Treasury Proposal – High Performance Public Infrastructure has executed.

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.
  • #41 Cancellation of Proposal 8 has executed.
  • #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

  • Proposal for Validator Resource Center and Ranking Website for Kusama (Phase 2).
  • #66 Patract Hub’s proposal for Ask! v0.1 (ink! in AssemblyScript).
  • Motion 256 KodaDot NFT explorer.
  • #70 Kusama Comics: visual explainers and Polkadot/Kusama blockchain promotion in social media.
  • #98 Upgrade of Kusama Runtime to v2027 has passed.
  • #257 Proposal: Validator Resource Center and Ranking Website for Kusama (Phase 2) has executed.
  • #258 Kusama Comics: visual explainers and Polkadot/Kusama blockchain promotion in social media has executed.
  • #259 High Performance Public Infrastructure – Milestone 1 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.
  • #261 OpenSquare’s treasury proposal for dotreasury M2.
  • #262 Fearless Wallet – Stage 3 Proposal – Staking, Libraries expansion, App Improvements.

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, 17:05 UTC: Start of next referendum voting period (if passed).
  • February 3, 17:05 UTC: Start of next spendig period.
  • 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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