Browsing the "Plasma" Tag

Ethereum Scaling Tech Monoplasma Wants to Let Dapps Broadcast Crypto

| Christine Kim

A new ethereum scaling solution called Monoplasma was announced today by blockchain data platform Streamr.

Don’t Believe the FUD: Ethereum Can Scale

| Hunter Hillman, Steven McKie and Eric Olszewski

The narrative that ethereum can't scale is being actively disproved in production environments on a daily basis.

This Scaling Tech Could Let You Sync Bitcoin Straight From Your Phone

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A new approach to storing bitcoin's "state" could help significantly reduce storage requirements for users of the cryptocurrency.

As Plasma Stalls, Snarks Become New Hope for Scaling Ethereum Now

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

As work on ethereum's plasma scaling solution proceeds, some developers are hailing a form of cryptography used by zcash as an alternative.

‘Layer 2’ Blockchain Tech Is an Even Bigger Deal Than You Think

| Michael J Casey

The rise of solutions like the lightning network suggests crypto can have its cake and eat it too. Transactional scaling may just be the icing.

Vitalik Reveals New Idea for Plasma Scaling On Ethereum

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Vitalik Buterin discussed a new idea Friday for a scaling solution that envisions how the capabilities of the ethereum blockchain might be expanded.

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Ethereum + Lightning? Buterin and Poon Unveil ‘Plasma’ Scaling Plan

| Alyssa Hertig

Vitalik Buterin and Jospeh Poon hope to fix ethereum's scaling problem with a Lightning Network-like system, Plasma, but does it have what it takes?