The Bitcoin Podcast Network

Does of Ether #19: Light Clients

Episode Summary

Lucian covers Avalanche, Homomorphic Hashing, the steps in Eth 2.0, and Parity's work with light clients.

Episode Notes

Sponsor:
Thanks Trail of Bits for sponsoring this episode.
Check out their post on hardware wallet security:
https://blog.trailofbits.com/2018/11/27/10-rules-for-the-secure-use-of-cryptocurrency-hardware-wallets/

Show notes:
Avalanche sources:
https://youtu.be/tavO6KopNXI
https://twitter.com/el33th4xor/status/997083849954914304
https://avalabs.org/snow-bft-demo/#/snow
Facebook's Homomorphic Hashing:
https://code.fb.com/security/homomorphic-hashing/
Status' Eth 2.0 explainers:
https://our.status.im/tag/two-point-oh/
Light Client:
Fredrik's article
https://medium.com/@folsen/the-future-is-a-myriad-of-blockchain-clients-d05e1d7ac181
Info on Parity's Fether and light.js
https://www.parity.io/tag/parity-fether/