Browsing the "Sharding" Tag

Apple, Amazon Alums Behind Sharding Startup Raise $18 Million

| Brady Dale

Harmony, a "deep sharding" startup that hopes to one day help you turn your data into income, has raised $18 million in a token presale.

Vitalik Ends Devcon Talk With Sing-Along About Failed Ethereum Ideas

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

At the Devcon4 developer conference, the founder of ethereum presented the current roadmap to a more scalable network – and a song.

Crypto Reckoning? Industry Vets Strike Humble Tone in San Francisco

| Leigh Cuen

Many at San Francisco Blockchain Week are warily reflecting on the lessons of the 2017 token boom, the pride that came before the bear-market fall.

You Won’t Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution, It Works Now

| Christine Kim

Most ethereum scaling technologies are a far from completed, but OpenST says it's got a solution that's ready for the "here and now."

Ethereum’s Vlad Zamfir Claims Milestone In Blockchain Sharding

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum researcher Vlad Zamfir has coded up the base architecture of upcoming scaling solution, sharding.

These Digital Monsters Live on Ethereum, But They’ll Fight on Zilliqa

| David Floyd

A popular decentralized game couldn't take ethereum's slow, costly transactions. But it's not leaving the chain behind entirely.

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Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A developer meeting Friday saw ethereum's developers discuss a proposal that would see two of its most anticipated upgrades update together.

Vitalik Releases Partial Proof-of-Concept for Ethereum ‘Sharding’ Tech

| Nikhilesh De and Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin posted the proof-of-concept for adding sharding to ethereum's current mainnet.

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Sharding Is Ushering in Radical Ethereum Designs

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

One of ethereum's biggest upgrades isn't quite live, but that doesn't mean it's not inspiring critical thinking about how to boost the network.

Ethereum’s First Production Scaling Project Is Here – But With a Catch

| Alyssa Hertig

Little-known startup Loom Network claims it's ready to take on ethereum's thorny scaling problems with a centralized version of sidechains.