Bifrost launches on Kusama-based Karura Swap with 200,000 BNC in rewards

Karura Swap, the AMM-style decentralized exchange on Kusama, has joined forces with Bifrost Finance to introduce its newest trading pair BNC/kUSD. The pair will launch in Bootstrap mode on October 19 at 13:00 UTC with trustless trading scheduled to go live on October 21 at 13:00 UTC.

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Kusama (KSM) council announces early start for next batch of parachain auctions

High-speed “layer-0” blockchain Kusama has made a recent change in its schedule regarding the impending parachain auctions.
One of the community council members has suggested a new proposal inviting votes from other members seeking one auction per week for the next seven leashes.

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“Crazy” times for Layer 1s as Terra (LUNA), Avalanche (AVAX), and Cardano (ADA) hit major milestones

The past week has seen the total crypto market re-reach $2 trillion bringing an air of confidence for the remainder of 2021. With that, thoughts turn to altseason, especially as several layer 1s are soon to launch major protocol updates.

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Polkadot’s (DOT) long-awaited parachains are launching on Kusama (KSM) | CryptoSlate

The Polkadot (DOT) and Kusama blockchain developers have entered the final stage of preparation for the launch of the highly anticipated parachain functionality, according to an announcement published by the project’s founder Gavin Wood yesterday.

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