Polkadot Digest 3 June 2024

Polkadot News

Decentralized Voices Cohort 2 delegates will be announced this week.

With less than a day left to go in the current parachain lease auction, anonymous Parathread 3374 is in the lead. Auctions and crowdloans on Polkadot & Kusama networks | Parachains.info

The staking rate on Polkadot continues to increase and is now at 57.15%. Polkadot Staking Dashboard | Polkadot Staking (DOT)

Referendum 791, proposing to upgrade Polkadot relay chain and system parachains to runtime 1.2.4, is passing almost unanimously. [Whitelisted Caller] Upgrade Polkadot v1.2.4 | Polkassembly

Interested in learning more about JAM? Gavin Wood gave a presentation on it at Eth Prague last week. x.com

Kusama News

The Kusama staking rate has remained relatively steady at 52.26%. Polkadot Staking Dashboard | Polkadot Staking (DOT)