Polkadot Digest 24 May 2024

Polkadot News

Contribute to the discussion on funding the Polkadot Fellowship sub-treasury here Funding the Fellowship Sub-Treasury | Polkassembly
Async Backing on Polkadot scales parachain throughput by 10X. https://x.com/Polkadot/status/1793669688645583119

The instructions to enable Async Backing on a Polkadot parachain are available on this Wiki doc Upgrade Parachain for Asynchronous Backing Compatibility · Polkadot Wiki

Some of the key features and updates of Polkadot 1.2.4 release highlighted by Alice Und Bob x.com

If you’re interested in helping to improve Polkadot’s UX, check out the newly launched proposal Braille UX collective x.com

The Polkadot staking rate continues to increase and is now at 56.59%. Polkadot Staking Dashboard | Polkadot Staking (DOT)

Kusama News

Some of the first Kusama cores have been successfully renewed using the new Agile Coretime model x.com

The Kusama staking rate has had a slight decrease to 52.28%. Polkadot Staking Dashboard | Polkadot Staking (DOT)