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Proof-of-Stake, Sharding to Make Blockchains ‘1,000x’ More Efficient

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin declared that future blockchains with sharding based on proof-of-stake (PoS) will be “thousands of times more efficient” in a lengthy Twitter thread posted on Dec. 10.In the long series of tweets, Buterin addressed non-financial applications of blockchain technology. He stated that, as scalability advances (driving

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Ethereum Developer: Serenity Is Moving Really Fast, Sharding By 2020

Ethereum’s Scaling Qualms Ethereum, officially launched in 2015, was first lauded as a decentralized, open-source, and public platform that would allow for on-blockchain computing and data processing. And as such, the project, which touted its blockchain as a so-called “world computer,” quickly garnered traction from every corner of the crypto industry.

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Scaling-Focused Blockchain Platform MultiVAC Claims ‘Breakthrough in Sharding’

Blockchain platform MultiVAC has claimed it has reached a “breakthrough” in the blockchain scaling technology sharding, according to a press-release Nov. 5.According to the company’s release, MultiVAC reported achieving 30,784 transactions per second (TPS) using 64 shards. While the total amount of transactions for all shards used exceeded 30K at

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Vlad Zamfir’s Sharding Prototype, What it Means for Ethereum Scaling

Ethereum researcher and developer Vlad Zamfir has created the first successful proof-of-concept of second-layer scaling solution Sharding with developers Tim Beiko and John Marling. At ETH Berlin, one of the world’s largest Ethereum hackathons, Zamfir said in an interview with Rachel Rose O’Leary at Coindesk that Ethereum developers will be able

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Ethereum’s Vlad Zamfir Claims Breakthrough In Blockchain Sharding

Ethereum might just be one step closer to sharding its blockchain. At least that's according to long-time blockchain researcher Vlad Zamfir, who claims to have coded up a successful proof-of-concept of the idea at the ethereum hackathon EthBerlin this week. Built with the help of several other developers, including Tim Beiko

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Status.im partnerships with NIM to bring Nimbus an Ethereum 2.0 sharding client

Status.im has developed a brand new client to help users scale on the Ethereum blockchain. Introducing Nimbus, an Ethereum 2.0 sharding client that promises blue skies and a sunny forecast for developers.Status.im, a mobile Ethereum OS gives blockchain developers the ability to browse, chat and make payments securely on the decentralized web.

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