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Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1032-1037)
Kusama
Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1032-1037)

Details Runtime version: 1037 Supported natively by Polkadot v0.7.17 Polkadot Git commit hash: f570356 Substrate Git commit hash: 860b79b Council motion: #85...

Kusama’s First Adventure
Kusama
Kusama’s First Adventure

A little chaos ensued on the Kusama network, Polkadot’s canary-net. Here’s a quick summary of the cause and solution....

Polkadot 2019: Year in review
Polkadot
Polkadot 2019: Year in review

I started the last year-end round-up with some statistics, and it seems fitting to continue the trend and report some numbers from this year. In total, the Polkadot project, including Substrate, Grandpa, Cumulus and a few bits of support code, has over three hundred thousand lines of code!...

Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1031)
Upgrade Bulletin
Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1031)

Kusama is about to get a new logic core; here’s the details....

Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1030)
Upgrade Bulletin
Kusama Upgrade Bulletin (1030)

Kusama is about to get a new logic core; here’s the details....

Polkadot v0.7.0 and Kusama CC-3
Kusama
Polkadot v0.7.0 and Kusama CC-3

After a little chaos, Kusama is ready for the next chapter: CC-3 and at long last the governance handover....

Kusama CC2: PrePoS
Kusama
Kusama CC2: PrePoS

Kusama just got an upgrade I’m pleased to announce that at exactly 9am today (Zug time), Kusama CC-2 went through a full upgrade to runtime version 1005 as found in Polkadot release v0.6.3....

Kusama CC2
Kusama
Kusama CC2

Three weeks ago, we released Kusama Chain Candidate 1 (CC1). After several key fixes to the Polkadot, including the Babe consensus layer, we’re pleased to release the next chapter in Kusama: CC2....

Kusama Rollout and Governance
Kusama
Kusama Rollout and Governance

Kusama is Polkadot’s canary network. It is an early, unaudited, and wholly experimental network, designed to help understand how the various cutting-edge technologies introduced in areas including governance, staking and sharding work under real economic conditions...

Announcing the Kusama Network
Kusama
Announcing the Kusama Network

Kusama is an experimental community research and development network. Warning: this is an experimental network. EXPECT CHAOS....

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