December 16th, 2020 | 1 hr 40 secs
blockchain, dappnode, decentralised web, eth2, ethereum, miner, proof-of-stake, zero knowledge
This week, Anna chats with Eduardo Antuñia Díez - co-founder / project lead of DaAppNode - about the importance of running your own node, the roll out of ETH2 and the role DAppNode aims to play in the future.
November 18th, 2020 | 1 hr 5 mins
blockchain, commitment vectors, cryptography, eth2, ethereum, polkadot, pos, proof-of-stake, stateless validation
In this week’s episode, Anna and Fredrik chat with Alin Tomescu, a post-doc researcher at VMWare Research Group, about the concept of stateless systems. Specifically, they explore his work on stateless validation, why this would be desirable and what is the state of the research around this topic.
October 14th, 2020 | 1 hr 10 mins
blockchain, eth1, eth2, ethereum, optimistic rollup, zkrollup
In this episode, we chat with John Adler - co-founder of Lazy Ledger and Fuel Labs. We compare Optimistic Rollups and ZK Rollups as well as discuss how Ethereum, specifically Eth1, could look over the next few years. We also talk about the data availability challenge in blockchains and how Lazy Ledger aims to solve this.
October 16th, 2019 | 59 mins 13 secs
blockchain, devcon5, eth2, ethereum, optimistic roll-up, osaka, zero knowledge, zk roll-up
In this week's episode, Anna sits down with Tarun Chitra (Gauntlet Networks), James Prestwich (Summa) and Georgios Konstantopoulos at the end of the last day of Devcon5 in Osaka. They cover a broad range of topics from their Devcon take-aways, emerging ideas in the ecosystem, the latest in PoS systems, Roll-up and DeFi, to the explosion in zero knowledge research, and more.
August 7th, 2019 | 57 mins 51 secs
blockchain, blockchain development, eth2, libra protocol, prysmatic labs, test net, validators
In this week’s episode, we invite Raul Jordan from Prysmatic Labs back to the show. He shares an update about Prysmatic Labs and ETH2.0 development. We cover some of the latest innovations, some existing challenges, timelines, implementation challenges and more. He also shares some insights from his technical review of Facebook's proposed Libra protocol.