What constitutes randomness in a blockchain? How is it achieved? What's RANDAO and what's VDF? Let's dive into blockchain chaos.
Nimbus development update: upping our docs game, whisper incoming, byzantium incoming, testnets chugging along!
It's been a long time in the making, but Nimbus finally has a Nimbus-to-Nimbus Ethereum 2.0 testnet ready. Let's take a look at how to join it!
We are gearing up for a full scale testnet between Nimbus clients. Help us test things and earn some shiny kudos!
Nimbus can now run beefier simulations, has basic sync protocol built in, and has dramatically improved performance. We're also past Homestead on Ethereum 1.0!
What has the Nimbus team done since the last update? What are they doing next?
Note: this post references information that is no longer up to date. Our simulation has progressed significantly since the time this was published, but the
What's new in Nimbus? What's planned? Find out.
Vagrant lets you set up an ethereal environment for your project - destroy it, make it bug out, and just rebuild it. Ideal for development and testing! Let's set it up now and run Nimbus and Nim's Beacon Chain!
What's new with Nimbus? What has the team been up to and which parts are functional?
This post is part of the Two Point Oh collection explaining concepts in Ethereum 2.0, now known as Serenity. In this part, we'll talk
What is the beacon chain and how does it fit into the Ethereum 2.0 narrative? Let's dive into Serenity essentials again!
Ethereum 2.0 is coming, but it's super hard to fully understand. This series of posts will help you do just that - even with almost no prior knowledge!
Status Nimbus recipients of the Ethereum Foundation Scalability Research and Development Subsidy Program.
In the 4th wave of their scalability research and development subsidy program, The Ethereum Foundation has issued a grant of $500k to the Status Nimbus team to continue R&D on the Ethereum 2.0 client – Nimbus.
I was cleaning out my Google doc folder the other day to move on to greener pastures, and found this little brain dump that never made it to anywhere - it's fun mainly as a historical document. This was pre-shasper, pre-beacon chain, and for me, one of the first things I did joining Status.