Highlighting design optimisation of distributed systems, how sharded ledgers work, and the difference between Layer 1 and Layer 2 scalability solutions.
Replicated ledger rely on consensus mechanisms to verify and append state updates. This post provides an introduction to consensus designs, theories of design trade-offs and different consensus protocols in replicates systems.
Recap of the first two years of studying an online degree in CS
Overview of replicated systems, and and outline of the main concepts; including levels of decentralization, different types of attacks, wallets and more.
The trap of our financial system and why crypto might be the solutionIn this short read, I am going to outline how our financial system encourages risk-taking against long-term security and adaptability. Ultimately, making us reluctant to change and avoiding…