Polkadot Weekly News June 11, 2021

Tokens, Parachains, and Community News.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #24 Increasing the WASM heap pages.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #116 Configuration change requested by Technical Committee has executed.

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Polkadot Weekly News June 3, 2021

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  • (Apron Network) Recruitment! Apron invites node service providers on the BSC and Hecoh.
  • (Bifrost) BIFROST is Integrating Avalanche, Bringing its DeFi Protocol BiFi and Enabling Other DApps to Function Across Chains.
  • (Bit.Country) RMRK and Bit.Country join forces to make the metaverse more wonderful.
  • (Bit.Country) Bit.Country Metaverses Aim to Bring Jobs to Africa.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Grants Projects | May 2021.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Network and Manta Network Collaborate For Decentralized Storage Privacy.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Network and Kaka Collaborate For NFT Asset Decentralized Storage.
  • (Darwina) Darwinia’s Network Data is Now Available for Free on SubQuery.
  • (Darwina) Genesis Shards ties-up with decentralized cross-chain bridge network, Darwinia.
  • (Equilibrium) Your Step-By-Step Guide To The Genshiro Lockdrop.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards partners with PolkaFoundry’s multi-chain IDO platform, Red Kite.
  • (Interlay) PolkaBTC: Last Testnet Challenges before Launch!.
  • (Kilt Protocol) KILT Protocol, Some Commonly Asked Questions.
  • (Manta Network) Manta Network Raises $1.1M Led by Polychain Capital to Build Privacy Preserving Decentralized Exchange.
  • (Moonbeam) Some Basic Facts On Moonriver, Moonbeams CanaryNet.
  • (Phala Network) Privacy x DeFi: Phala Network Expands Its Strategic Partnership with Amara Finance.
  • (Phala Network) ANN | Khala Crowdloan Dapp is Available to Invite Friends Now!
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr and Konomi Network Joins Hands to Simplify Tokenomics and Token Management.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Announces Partnership With DIA.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Partners With Dot Finance.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance launches $20M Grant Fund to Expand Reef Chain Development.
  • (Reef Finance) Realm to build out its NFT realms on Reef Chain.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #24 Increasing the WASM heap pages.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #47 Set Validator Count has failed.
  • #116 Configuration change requested by Technical Committee.

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Polkadot Weekly News May 27, 2021

Tokens, Parachains, and Community News.

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  • (Apron Network) Apron Network Partners with Evanesco.
  • (ChainX) SherpaX is ready to go for the Kusama slot auction.
  • (ChainX) Coming V0.0.2 Recruits 100 testers.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Updates Kusama Parachain Slot Auction Rewards.
  • (Darwina) Darwinia Crab’s Kusama Parachain Auction Strategy.
  • (Equilibrium) Equilibrium’s Genshiro Integrates Price Feed Data From Bluzelle.
  • (Genesis Shards) We’re excited to announce that DIA will be an Ecosystem Oracle partner for projects on Genpad.
  • (Genesis Shards) The Game Changer for Web3 Adoption is here — introducing The Dapp List.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards x PAID Network — Ready, Set, Go!
  • (HydraDX) Introducing Basilisk.
  • (Interlay) PolkaBTC Beta Testnet— Scheduled maintenance, 25 March 3pm GMT.
  • (Interlay) PolkaBTC Beta Testnet Upgrade Incoming.
  • (KILT Protocol) KILT Protocol Introduces Decentralised Identity Verification with SocialKYC.
  • (Manta Network) Manta Network & Phala Partner to Bring Full-stack Privacy to Polkadot.
  • (Patract Labs) Patract Labs walked into Substrate Seminar and introduced Wasm contract tool suite.
  • (Plasm Network) Kusama Auction and Shiden Crowdloan Campaign.
  • (Polkafoundry) POLKASMITH AND THE KUSAMA PARACHAIN SLOT AUCTION PLAN OF POLKAFOUNDRY.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr Forms a Strategic Alliance with Ares Protocol.
  • (Polkarare) PolkaRare partners with Paralink Network to integrate Multichain oracles into its NFT platforms.
  • (Polkarare) Exnetwork Capital makes a Strategic Investment in PolkaRare.
  • (Polkaswitch) Security Audit: Halborn x Polkaswitch partnership.
  • (Reef Finance) Lendefi to build on Reef Chain.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Chain the DeFi Blockchain Launch.
  • (RioDefi) RioDeFi integrates with Simplex.
  • (SpiderDAO) SpiderDAO announces strategic partnership and future LaU program with Idavoll Network..

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #23 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names did not pass.
  • #24 Increasing the WASM heap pages.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #47 Set Validator Count.

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Polkadot Weekly News May 19, 2021

Tokens, Parachains, and Community News.

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  • (Acala) Current and Acala Announce Partnership, Bringing Hybrid Finance HyFi to Current’s 3 Million U.S. Customers.
  • (Acala) Karura’s Crowdloan & Parachain Auction Are Imminent — Here’s What To Expect.
  • (Apron Network) Apron Network will compete the Kusama Parachain Slot Auction.
  • (Automata Network) Our Partnership with Clover Finance.
    (ChainX) Summary: AMA with PolkaX CEO Guanghua Guo.
  • (ChainX) SherpaX Kusama Slot Auction Incentive Plan.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Network Partners with Patract Labs for Supporting Wasm Technology Alliance to Provide Free Storage Solutions.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Network and ColdStack Collaborate For Decentralized Storage.
  • (Crust Network) Crust Network and DeCredit Collaborate For Decentralized Storage.
  • (Equilibrium) How Does Equilibrium’s Risk Model Work?
  • (Equilibrium) Band Protocol Comes To Genshiro, Equilibrium’s Kusama-Based Parachain.
  • (Kilt) KILT + Acala = Composability.
  • (Kylin Network) Kylin Goes THORChain: A Handy Guide to the THORChain Integration.
  • (Kylin Network) Charged Particles Partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Kylin Network) Kylin Human Capital Announcement!
  • (Kylin Network) Netvrk partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Phala Network) Phala Expands Strategic Partnership with RMRK.
  • (Plasm) Automata Successfully Finishes the First Integration on Plasm.
  • (Polkadot) The Launch of Parachains.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr partners with Paralink Network.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr Use Cases.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Partners With Polkarare.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance partners with DEIP Network to bring a unique class of DeFi investment opportunities based on intellectual properties to users.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance partners with Benchmark to integrate xMARK into the Reef Ecosystem.
  • (Reef Finance) Introduction to ReefStarter: IDO Platform on Reef Chain.
  • (RioDefi) RioDefi Announces Cinchblock as Official Marketing Partner.
  • (RioDefi) Recap of RioDeFi AMA with CEO James Anderson.
  • (SpiderDao) SpiderDAO releases midterm Q2 2021 Roadmap update.
  • (TrustBase) TrustBase is casting Volcano Mining Pool, and the accelerating ecological layout.
  • (TrustBase) TrustBase has launched three major nodes, and will soon open all verification node pledge entrances.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #23 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #47 Set Validator Count.

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Polkadot Weekly News May 11, 2021

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  • (Acala) Acala Team Receives Fifth Web3 Foundation Grant for ‘xTokens,’ Providing Cross-Consensus Messaging for Fungible Assets on All Polkadot and Kusama Parachains.
  • (Apron) Apron Network Partners with Clover Finance.
  • (Automata Network) Our Partnership with Crust.
  • (Bit.Country) Develop a parallel career in Metaverse.
  • (ChainX) Collaborate with Microsoft to Make Plasm a More Robust Network.
  • (ChainX) ChainX to release 2+1 testnet and recruiting Currency Ambassadors.
  • (Crust) SkyeKiwi | First Application Accepted to Crust Grants Program.
  • (Crust) Crust Network Partners with Automata for Decentralized Cloud Storage.
  • (Equilibrium) The Results Are In: Phase 1 Of Equilibrium’s PLO Received Around $8.5 Million In DOT.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards partners with Cross-chain token pooling & auction platform, Poolz.
  • (Genesis Shards) GenShards ties up with next-gen Multi-chain oracle platform Paralink to source secure and reliable price feeds.
  • (KILT Protocol) DeBio Network Partners with KILT Protocol to Embed Credentials into Anonymous-First Platform Used By Genetics Labs.
  • (Konomi Network) Konomi Network IDO Whitelist Announcement.
  • (Kylin Network) Torum partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Kylin Network) Matrixswap partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Kylin Network) PolkaRare partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Litentry) Litentry joining Web 3.0 Bootcamp.
  • (Patract Labs) Phala Network Expands Strategic Partnership with Patract Labs.
  • (Plasm) Protofire Receives a Grant to Natively Integrate Chainlink on Plasm Network.
  • (Plasm) Collaborate with Microsoft to Make Plasm a More Robust Network.
  • (Polkafoundry) RED KITE TIER ANNOUNCEMENT.
  • (Polkafoundry) What to do before joining IDOs on Red Kite?.
  • (Polkafoundry) POLKARARE WHITELIST ON RED KITE LAUNCHPAD.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr partners with Dafi Protocol.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr Partners With DefiCliq.
  • (Polkarare) PolkaRare partners with PolkaFoundry to utilize its dApp platform and launch it’s IDO on Red Kite on 11th May.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Partners With StackOS.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Ecosystem Expansion Recap.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Marketing & BD Talents Recruitment.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Partners With UnoRe.
  • (Reef Finance) Introduction to ReefStarter: IDO Platform on Reef Chain.
  • (RioDefi) RioDeFi is opening a Liquidity as Utility (LaU) Program with SpiderDAO.
  • (RioDefi) Recap of RioDeFi Livestream AMA.
  • (SpiderDAO) SpiderDAO announces partnership & LaU (Liquidity as Utility) program with RioDefi.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has failed.
  • #23 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.

Dates of Note

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  • Overview of DeFi, Polkadot, Kusama, and Acala | Dan Reecer.

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Polkadot Weekly News May 4, 2021

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  • (Equilibrium) PLO Phase 1: EQ & DOT transfers are in progress.
  • (Genesis Shards) A Guide to the Genpad pre-IDO Process.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards partners with MANTRA DAO in a comprehensive ecosystem collaboration.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards enters into a strategic partnership with popular IDO Launchpad & Incubator, KickPad.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards ties up with cross-chain launchpad and investor services platform – Finminity.
  • (Genesis Shards) Genesis Shards partners with Bluzelle for cutting edge data storage and oracle services.
  • (KILT Protocol) Runtime Upgrades — An Experience Report.
  • (Kylin Network) Plethori Partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Litentry) Litentry Partners with Konomi to Adjust Collateral Rate Based on Identity.
  • (Litentry) Litentry Partners with InsurAce to empower DeFi insurance with DID Technology.
  • (Manta Network) Manta Partners with ChainX.
  • (OnFinality) OnFinality Providing Free Shared Node Services to Edgeware.
  • (Patract Labs) Patract’s zkMega and ZoPatract provide on-chain and off-chain support for zero-knowledge in Polkadot.
  • (Patract Labs) MathChain announced to join Patract Open Platform.
  • (Patract Labs) Clover announced to join Patract Open Platform, planning to support Wasm smart contracts.
  • (Patract Labs) Zenlink partnered with Patract and joined the Patract Open Platform.
  • (Phala Network) Phala’s Kusama Slot Auction Strategy.
  • (Plasm Network) Coinversation Protocol Successfully Deployed WASM-based Synthetic Assets on Plasm Network.
  • (Plethori) Plethori Forges New Partnership With Polkadot Data Provider — Kylin Network.
  • (Plethori) Recap: Plethori x Gem Collectors AMA 21st April 2021.
  • (Polkafoundry) ORAO Network to Create Customized Data Products for PolkaFoundry.
  • (Polkafoundry) NFTify to Integrate NFT Marketplaces Into Polkadot Using PolkaFoundry One-Stop dApp Factory.
  • (Polkafoundry) Pinknode to Provide Nodes-as-a-Service to PolkaFoundry dApps and Ecosystem.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr partners with Exeedme.
  • (Polkaswap) Polkaswap Soft Launch.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network Partners With Polygon (formerly Matic).
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network & Oddz Partnership Announcement.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network & Harmony Partnership Announcement.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance joins forces with Aavegotchi as the first NFT Partnership.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance partners with DAFI protocol to integrate synthetic dREEF tokens in its ecosystem.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Finance welcomes Kwikswap to build on Reef Chain.
  • (Rio Defi) RioDeFi Launches RioClub — An exclusive membership to access private sales of token projects.
  • (Rio Defi) AMA Recap: DragonBite X RioDeFi.
  • (SpiderDAO) SpiderDAO announces LaU (Liquidity as Utility) program with XFai and will join DLO (DEX Liquidity Oracle) Partnership.
  • (Stafi Protocol) The First DOT Liquid Staking App rDOT is Live on Mainnet Now.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has failed.
  • #23 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.

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Polkadot Weekly News April 26, 2021

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  • (Acala) Karura Integrates Chainlink Price Feeds for Acala’s Kusama-based DeFi Hub.
  • (Apron) Apron Network to partner with Cere Network to improve decentralized customer data integrations.
  • (Bifrost) How to Buy BFC and BiFi.
  • (Bit.country) A Metaverse for Social Impact? My Interview with the Creators of Bit.Country.
  • (ChainX) ChainX XBTC 2.0 Testnet Phase One: Completed.
  • (ChainX) Basic Principles of PlatDot Cross-chain.
  • (Crust) Kusama Parachain Auction Plan | Crust Network.
  • (Darwina) GamyFi gaming platform and Darwinia Network have formed a strategic partnership to jointly explore Defi+NFT applications.
  • (Darwina) Clover Finance x Darwinia Network|Jointly exploring standard protocols for cross-chain interaction of heterogeneous chains.
  • (Equilibrium) What You Missed At Equilibrium’s PLO AMA.
  • (Equilibrium) What You Need To Know About Our Kusama Lockdrop.
  • (Equilibrium) Deposits Are Closed For Our Token Swap!
  • (Genesis Shard) Introducing the Genvengers Program.
  • (Kylin) MILC Partners with Kylin Network.
  • (Litentry) Litentry Partners with Standard Protocol to Improve IDO Whitelist Selection Process.
  • (Patract Labs) Standard Protocol partners with Patract.
  • (Patract Labs) SubDAO X Patract | Collaborate to Promote the DAO Development of Polkadot.
  • (Patract Labs) Bifrost joins the Patract Open Platform and will integrate Wasm contract functionality.
  • (Plasm) Creating a DEX in the Plasm ecosystem.
  • (Plasm) Plasm Network and Bondly to Expand Strategic Partnership.
  • (Polkaswap) PSWAP Rules Everything Around Me: Three Pathways to Polkaswap Rewards.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr partners with DIA.
  • (Polkalokr) Retrospective Roadmap.
  • (Polkalokr) Polkalokr Forms a Strategic Partnership with Kylin Network.
  • (Reef Finance) Reef Chain Mainnet — The Blockchain for Next-Gen DeFi DApps — Coming in May.
  • (Raze Network) Introduction Red Kite, a cutting-edge launchpad by PolkaFoundry.
  • (Raze Network) Raze Network and PolkaFoundry Joint Hand to Bring the E2E Privacy Layer to DeFi dApps in PolkaFoundry Ecosystem through Efficient Sigma Bullets.
  • (Raze Network) PolkaFoundry Advisor Spotlight — Eric Su, CEO, Exnetwork Capital.
  • (RioDefi) RioChain Now Accessible on Polkadot.js.org.
  • (SpiderDAO) SpiderDAO launches LaU (Liquidity as Utility) partnership program with Unido.
  • (Stafi) Liquid Staking Solution rKSM Has Been Live on Mainnet.
  • (TrustBase) FAQ about ordinary users participating in TrustBase slot auctions.
  • (Trustbase) Huobi Pool becomes TrustBase super node and supports TrustBase for slot auction.
  • (Trustbase) TrustBase and HECO reached a cooperation to the development of ecological projects.

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #19 Cancellation of Proposal 10 on Proposals queue has executed.
  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has started.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #288 CryptoLocally Kusama Integration Proposal has executed.
  • #289 High Performance Public Infrastructure (Ongoing Costs for Q2 2021) has executed.

Dates of Note

  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 21.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next referendum voting period.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next spending period.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • May 20: The next Polkadot Decoded event.
  • May 26, 22:30 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 21 if passed.
  • June 23, 15:00 UTC Substrate Seminar by Bill Laboon.
  • Q2 2021: Kusama Parachain relsease.
  • Q2 2021: Polkadot Parachain release.
  • Q3 2021: Secure Protected Runtime Execution Enclaves release.

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Polkadot Weekly News April 19, 2021

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Polkadot Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #19 Cancellation of Proposal 10 on Proposals queue.
  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has started.
  • #75 Patract’s treasury proposal for Redspot v0.4 (Wasm contract scaffold) has executed.
  • #76 ZKValidator’s Polkadot privacy-focused event has executed.
  • Polkadot Brand Update Immersion Phase.

Kusama Referenda Bounties and Motions

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #106 – Runtime v2030 on Kusama has executed.
  • #288 CryptoLocally Kusama Integration Proposal.
  • #289 High Performance Public Infrastructure (Ongoing Costs for Q2 2021).
  • #4 Bounty Proposal: Kusama Council Alert App.
  • #2 Bounty Proposal: Sub-Bounties Extension Implementation has been claimed.
  • #286 Proposing Mario (Polkastats) as curator for bounty 4: Kusama Council Alert App has executed.

Dates of Note

  • April 20, 7:44 UTC: Voting ends on council motion 75.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 21.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next referendum voting period.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next spending period.
  • May 20: The next Polkadot Decoded event.
  • May 26, 22:30 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 21 if passed.
  • June 23, 15:00 UTC Substrate Seminar by Bill Laboon.
  • Q2 2021: Kusama Parachain relsease.
  • Q2 2021: Polkadot Parachain release.
  • Q3 2021: Secure Protected Runtime Execution Enclaves release.

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Polkadot Weekly News April 12, 2021

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Polkadot Core

Polkadot Referenda and Motions

  • #19 Cancellation of Proposal 10 on Proposals queue.
  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has started.
  • #74 Milestone 2 of Governance-focused Mobile App for all Substrate-based networks has executed.

Polkadot Bounties

Polkadot Proposals 

  • #13 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.
  • #2 Set the new runtime code.
  • #4 Increase 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.
  • #75 Patract’s treasury proposal for Redspot v0.4 (Wasm contract scaffold).

Kusama Proposals and Referenda

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.
  • #285 – Runtime v2030 on Kusama has executed.

Dates of Note

  • April 13, 13:34 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 19.
  • April 13, 13:34 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 19 if passed.
  • April 14, 13:49 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • April 19, 7:44 UTC: Voting ends on council motion 75
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 21.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next referendum voting period.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next spending period.
  • May 20: The next Polkadot Decoded event.
  • May 26, 22:30 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 21 if passed.
  • June 23, 15:00 UTC Substrate Seminar by Bill Laboon.
  • Q2 2021: Bitcoin is coming to Polkadot (PolkaBTC).
  • Q2 2021: Ethereum bridge is coming to Polkadot.
  • Q2 2021: Kusama Parachain relsease.
  • Q2 2021: Polkadot Parachain release.
  • Q3 2021: Secure Protected Runtime Execution Enclaves release.

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Crypto Regulation 

Other Crypto Related News

  • (Tether): Tether’s USDT to Launch on Kusama With Polkadot to Follow.
  • (Cardano): Cardano Creator Charles Hoskinson Teases String of Big Events – Here’s What To Watch For.
  • (Ethereum): Vitalik Buterin: Sharding Is Future Of Ethereum Scalability.

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Polkadot Weekly News April 5, 2021

Tokens, Parachains, and Community News.

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Polkadot Core

Polkadot Referenda and Motions

  • #19 Cancellation of Proposal 10 on Proposals queue.
  • #21 Increase validator amount by 3 each era every era for 234 eras which would add 702 new validators has started.
  • #71 PolkaWorld treasury proposal: a website development for Chinese Community has executed.
  • #73 OpenSquare’s treasury proposal for doTreasury polkadot integration has executed.

Polkadot Bounties

Polkadot Proposals 

  • #13 Lawyer to Verify Legal Names.
  • #2 Set the new runtime code.
  • #4 Increase 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.

Kusama Proposals and Referenda

  • #76 Proposal: Parachain Lease Offering Dashboard.

Dates of Note

  • April 6, 13:36 UTC: Start of new staking era.
  • April 8, 1:31 UTC: Election of new council candidates.
  • April 13, 13:34 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 19.
  • April 13, 13:34 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 19 if passed.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Voting ends for referendum 21.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next referendum voting period.
  • April 28, 22:31 UTC: Start of the next spending period.
  • May 20: The next Polkadot Decoded event.
  • May 26, 22:30 UTC: Potential dispatch of referendum 21 if passed.
  • June 23, 15:00 UTC Substrate Seminar by Bill Laboon.
  • Q2 2021: Bitcoin is coming to Polkadot (PolkaBTC).
  • Q2 2021: Ethereum bridge is coming to Polkadot.
  • Q2 2021: Kusama Parachain relsease.
  • Q2 2021: Polkadot Parachain release.
  • Q3 2021: Secure Protected Runtime Execution Enclaves release.

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