Web3 is going just great [English]  -  PolkaWorld halts operations, blames community governance

 -  18 septembre - 

PolkaWorld logo: white "PW" over a teal circle with a blue dot after it, all on a navy background

PolkaWorld, a major community within the Polkadot blockchain project, has announced that they will have to suspend operations as a funding proposal was overwhelmingly rejected. In June, Polkadot changed their governance model to community voting, away from a model in which small groups of ostensible experts made decisions for the network. PolkaWorld has blamed the failure of their request for 16,842 DOT (~$70,000) to fund Q4 2023 operations on this new voting model, which shut down their request with 93.3% "no" votes.

"Personally, we believe decentralization only works for the 'informed', it's not for everyone, no offense meant," wrote PolkaWorld on Twitter.

par Molly White

Web3 is going just great [English]

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