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What is Dynamic Sharding

27 Aug 2023 1 minute read 1 comment lussian

Blockchain technology has revolutionized various fields, especially finance and supply chain, by providing decentralized and secure solutions. However, this decentralized structure brought with it the low number of transactions per second (scalabil...

Blockchain Scaling Solutions Explained with Examples of Roads & Coffee Shops (Kopitiams)

22 Mar 2023 7 minute read 4 comments Pizzadren

This, is a traffic jam during peak hours of travelling to and from work. I think all of us, not just in Malaysia but also in other countries especially in densely, populated cities, will definitely experience the pain of having to stare at the same c...

Altcoin Spotlight: Near Protocol

30 Aug 2022 4 minute read 1 comment MintDice.com

Each and every day new cryptocurrencies are invented. Some are worth your time, but most are not. So how do you know which alt coins are worth an investment and which should be avoided? This week we talk about the Near Protocol, a technology which i...

Crypto Basics #14: What is Sharding? And how does it make Blockchains faster?

27 Aug 2022 2 minute read 5 comments 2sats

*obligatory not financial advice*   Hi, In this series I want to explain some terms that are relevant to the amazing world of cryptocurrencies to help newcomers understand it better. Today I want to talk about what sharding is.   Previous Parts: Cryp...

04 FEB 2022 (FRI)- Near Protocol (NEAR) Report Card

4 Feb 2022 9 minute read 0 comments quantdoge

Investment Disclaimer: I am not a registered investment, legal, or tax adviser or a broker/dealer, and all opinions expressed by me are from my research for educational purposes only. Past performance presented here is not an indicator of future per...

NEAR Protocol: A Scalable and User Friendly Sharding Blockchain

22 Jan 2022 3 minute read 2 comments 2sats

*obligatory not financial advice*   What is NEAR Protocol? Near is a smart contract blockchain that uses a special type of sharding to become more scalable while remaining decentralized. The blockchain is also aiming to be easy to use for both users...

Understanding MultiVAC - Can it Moon?

19 Jan 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Saikartix

MultiVAC - is a next-generation high-performance  blockchain for industrial-scale decentralized applications. Its sharding technology allows for unlimited and sustainable scalability, and it provides a novel approach towards solving the blockchain s...

Zilliqa ZIL: The First Blockchain with Successful Sharding

13 Jan 2022 3 minute read 4 comments 2sats

*obligatory not financial advice*   What is Zilliqa? Zilliqa is a smart contract blockchain that is highly scalable and can handle thousands of transactions per second. It accomplishes this by splitting its network into shards that can process transa...

Ethereum 2.0 hype or hope?

8 Nov 2021 5 minute read 0 comments jonathan a.

In this article, I take a detailed look at the problems of Ethereum 1.0 and how Ethereum 2.0 will differ, the tech, and the pros and cons. With the value of Ethereum tripling this year and again set to double yet again what is this thing all about. B...

Sharding, explained

20 Jun 2021 3 minute read 3 comments etherShiller

In my previous post explaining scalability, I mentioned how scaling can be done both on layer 1 and layer 2. ETH 2.0 will solve the scalability issues on layer 1 using Sharding and Rollups. In this post, I will try to explain what sharding is and how...