Polkadot Digest 22 Mar 2024

Polkadot News

I will be holding Polkadot Office Hours today at 14.00 UTC, where you can ask me anything about Polkadot. https://twitter.com/BillLaboon/status/1771090735753777198

Hyperbridge is currently in the lead in the current parachain auction, although Crowdloan 3368 and Litentry have also led in the Ending Period. Auctions and crowdloans on Polkadot & Kusama networks | Parachains.info

Due to the how candle auctions work, this means any of them could win, depending on the Ending Block chosen. For details, see Parachain Slot Auctions ยท Polkadot Wiki

Referendum 581, upgrading the Polkadot Runtime to v1.1.3, is currently passing almost unanimously. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/referenda/581

Referendum 590, removing max nomination pool and member limits, is currently passing almost unanimously. Nomination Pool: Remove max pool and max member limits | Polkassembly

Polytope Labs has unveiled Gargantua v2, the mainnet release candidate for Hyperbridge. Gargantua v2

Kusama News

With four days left in the the current parachain auction, Parathread 3348 is in the lead. Kusama Auctions and Crowdloans | Parachains.info

However, both Integritee Kusama and Parathread 3347 have also been in the lead during the Ending Period. Kusama Auctions and Crowdloans | Parachains.info

Referendum 359, proposing to upgrade the Kusama runtime to v1.1.3, is passing almost unanimously. Kusama Runtime Upgrade v1.1.3 | Polkassembly

Referendum 361, funding system chain sovereign accounts for the Polkadot-Kusama bridge, is passing with 99.5% in favor. Fund system chains sovereign accounts on Kusama BridgeHub for Polkadot<>Kusama bridge | Polkassembly