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to move on to greener pastures, and found this little brain dump that never made it to anywhere - it's fun mainly as a historical document.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.
Nimbus is a new Ethereum client built in Nim. In this introduction we'll tell you precisely what it's all about and get you set up with it.
To bolster research efforts for Nimbus – a sharding client for Ethereum – status.im have partnered with the core team developing the Nim programming language
In order to advance the collective work on scaling Ethereum, we have been building our own client, called Nimbus, which has a particular focus on sharding.