Polkadot Weekly News October 12, 2020

Polkadot Core

Polkadot Referenda

  • Motion 25 passed. There will be an increase in 1 active validator every era for the next 100 eras.

Polkadot Treasury Proposals

  • #27 SubstraTEE Scalability Proposal passed.
  • #28 Patract Labs’ treasury proposal for Redspot v0.2 passed.

Polkadot Proposals 

  • #7 Increase the number of Validators to 599.
  • #2 Changing the calculation of the commission when sending from a Polkadot wallet.
  • #4 Increase the number of Validators to 299.
  • #5 Increase the number of Validators to 399.
  • #6 Increase the number of Validators to 499.
  • #8 Increase the number of Validators to 259.
  • #9 Exactly as transfer, except the origin must be root and the source account may be specified. (Returning money from a scammer account to original owner account).
  • #10 (Wrong proposal. Fixed the proposal in #11).
  • #11 Proposal to recover a users lost account.

Kusama Referenda

  • #88 A proposal to gradually increase the number of active validators by 1 every era for 400 eras (1 era is 6 hours, and this would increase the total to 1000 active validators.).
  • #89 update the Kusama runtime to v2025 and reduce the number of nominators per validator to 128.

Kusama Treasury Proposals

  • Voxel Bridge – A Sensory Journey Through the Kusama Network.

Polkadot Community

Dates of Note

  • October 12, 2020 15:36 UTC: Start of a new staking era 133.
  • October 14, 2020 1:56 UTC: Start of the next referendum voting period.
  • October 14, 2020 1:56 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • October 15, 10:00-17:00 UTC: The Substrate Developer Community Conference.
  • October 18, 5:08 UTC: Start of next treasury spending period.
  • October 29, 22:00 UTC: Polkadot Webinar: Conheça a Web 3.0. O que é Polkadot? (em Português).

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