crypto

Research group Matter Labs has deployed its Layer 2 scaling tool on the Eth mainnet. Based on tech called zkRollup, the new tool, called zkSync, aims to pave the way for larger transaction volumes and less network pressure on Ethereum. zkSync promises to achieve a max hroughput of 2,000 transactionsRead More →

crypto

Privacy Coin Monero (XMR) successfully completes the first audit for its new “bulletproofs” protocol. In an official blog post back in December of last year, Monero announced its intentions to pursue including the bulletproofs mechanism into its protocol. They further stated that bulletproofs would lead to “massive space savings, better verification times,Read More →

Blockchain

Zero-knowledge proofs are generating plenty of excitement lately due to their potential to increase privacy and security in blockchain applications. The concept itself is not new, as cryptographers have been working with zero-knowledge proofs for years, but the technique is only just now set to redefine the concept of onlineRead More →