Distributed Digest: Wednesday, January 9, 2019

The Veil prediction market platform is launching on the Ethereum mainnet soon, a tutorial to quickly deploy the Görli testnet is out, and ShapeShift is feeling the effects of crypto winter. Your daily distillation of crypto news for Wednesday, January 9, 2019: Let’s Meet Veil Launching on the Ethereum mainnet on Tuesday, January 15, is…

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Daily Byte: 10.15.2018

Roadblocks for Constantinople testing, regulatory insecurity in Britain, and who needs Twitter love when you’ve got DocuSign? This is the maiden edition of the Daily Byte, a morning roundup of some of the most interesting stories in blockchain and cryptocurrency. Here’s what’s happening for October 15, 2018: “Give Us Time to Think About It”; UK…

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Vitalik Buterin Weighs In On SNARKs For Layer 2

Most layer 2 scaling solutions come with some less-than-ideal assumptions. SNARKs can help, but they come with some other issues. Vitalik Buterin thinks he has a way around them. Last week, Ethereum core developer Afri Schoedon said that Ethereum was at max capacity and that Dapp developers should build on other chains. Vitalik Buterin disagreed,…

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