Polkadot Digest 5 Oct 2022

Polkadot News

Information on coming rollout of Polkadot nomination pools, which will drastically improve staking limits, is now available. Polkassembly

Nomination pools allow nominators to “pool” their nominations together, reducing the amount necessary to receive staking rewards drastically.

Initial proposed parameters are 1 DOT to join a pool, 200 DOT to create a pool, a maximum of 64 pools and 32_000 members in all pools. These can all be changed by governance and the number of pools and members is expected to increase.

Kilt has become the first parachain to migrate from Kusama to Polkadot. KILT Is Now a Parachain on Polkadot! | by KILT Protocol | kilt-protocol | Oct, 2022 | Medium

There is a post on Polkassembly seeking feedback for a proposal to allow the Polkadot Collectives Common Good Parachain to connect to Polkadot. Polkassembly

With the Ending Period beginning tomorrow, Crust is in the lead in the current parachain lease auction. Polkadot/Substrate Portal

Referendum 74, proposing to open several HRMP channels, is passing by a wide margin with 9 days left to vote. Polkassembly

Kusama News

Referendum 236, proposing to upgrade Statemine to runtime v9290, is currently passing unanimously with 5 days left to vote. Polkassembly