Tokenized Communities: The Beginning

Tokenized Communities: The Beginning

Crypto has already revolutionized finance. Crypto is revolutionizing art. And crypto is revolutionizing community. We already know about many ways in which Web3 is pushing

Nimbus: Execution Layer

Nimbus: Execution Layer

While client diversity is crucial to a resilient Ethereum, it alone would not warrant such a huge engineering effort on our part. Our high level vision, and the main reason we're rolling our own execution layer client, is for easy and seamless integration with Status - both desktop and mobile.

A wallet is a profile

A wallet is a profile

The concept of a wallet is deeply entrenched in the culture of cryptocurrency, investing, trading, DeFi, Web3. It is a requirement for participation, after all,

Zero-Knowledge Proofs II: Web3

Zero-Knowledge Proofs II: Web3

It's scaling season. The year of scaling. The decade of the scale. Thanks to modularity, coordination, and the ceaseless innovation of Web3 builders, the scalability

v1.17 Release - Private Profile Pics, Faster

v1.17 Release - Private Profile Pics, Faster

Status v1.17 introduces private profile pictures, messenger and wallet improvements, and of course, lots of bug fixes. Get your new Status here. Chat ImprovementsImages

Zero-Knowledge Proofs I: Intro

Zero-Knowledge Proofs I: Intro

What is a zero-knowledge proof?Consider a login page. To log into your account, you typically provide a username, to identify yourself, and a password,

Modular Ethereum

Modular Ethereum

The cryptocurrency landscape has, in recent history, been dominated by monolithic blockchains. That is, blockchains that attempt to handle all of the responsibilities of execution,

Nimbus update - Pre-merge interop!

Nimbus update - Pre-merge interop!

Nimbus is nearing merge readiness. We have passed all the merge spec tests. And while we're waiting for a compatible execution client, we have everything you need to start experimenting on the consensus side.

Crypto as a Public Good: Privacy

Crypto as a Public Good: Privacy

That the individual shall have full protection in person and in property is a principle as old as the common law; but it has been

v1.16 Release - EIP-1559 is here!

v1.16 Release - EIP-1559 is here!

Status v1.16 introduces EIP-1559 support; wallet, keycard, and chat improvements; and lots of bug fixes. Get your new Status here. Update in the App

Why discourse on Twitter is awful

Why discourse on Twitter is awful

[T]here's a widespread belief that existing social media platforms suck, and that we need better ones. And this is true for different reasons: centralized

Crypto as a Public Good: Liberty

Crypto as a Public Good: Liberty

You may remember Vitalik's EthCC address, in which he discussed the need for a broader Ethereum ecosystem that transcends just finance. That DeFi is great,