Polkadot Digest 30 Aug 2022

Polkadot News

Interested in building in Polkadot and looking for support? Check out Square One, a guide to resources available for builders in the ecosystem. https://substrate.io/ecosystem/square-one/

Motion 249, funding a Treasury Proposal for PolkaWatch maintenance, has been approved by the Polkadot Council. Polkassembly

Motion 250, proposing to approve a Treasury Proposal for PolkaWorld maintenance and operations, has been passed by the Polkadot Council. Polkassembly

Motion 251, seeking to issue a Proposal to upgrade Polkadot to runtime v9270, has been passed by the Polkadot Council. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/motion/251

Kusama News

Leemo has a post on Polkassembly seeking feedback on KICRA, the Kusama Innovation Cost Reduction Act of 2022. Polkassembly

With the Ending Period starting in 14 hours, Snow Network is in the lead in the current parachain lease auction. Polkadot/Substrate Portal

Referendum 225, proposing to upgrade the Kusama relay chain to runtime v9271, is passing unanimously with one day left to vote. Polkassembly

Referendum 226, proposing to edit the Snow crowdloan parameters, is currently failing with 23% in favor. Note that the ICE/SNOW Network team has asked people to vote against this as they are running another crowdloan. Polkassembly