Creating a NEAR Wallet
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Introduction to Validator Nodes
Validator Requirements & Economics
Guild Referral and Incentives
DAO Legal Discussion
DAOs on NEAR
Contributing to the Wiki
Sharding Design: Nightshade
- Sharding approach that is focused on sharding blocks instead of chains.
Doomslug: block confirmation with single round of communication, and a finality gadget with guaranteed liveness
- Novel consensus algorithm that allows to have super fast blocks with BFT finality.
Fast Finality: Proof of Space-Time
- A design for a fork choice rule, Sybil resistance mechanism and finality gadget that collectively provide fast finality, resistance to long range attacks, and discourage pooling.
Economics in Sharded Blockchain
- Paper reviews economic incentive design for sharded blockchains.
Detailed overview of Ethereum 2.0 shard chains: Committees, Proposers and Attesters
The authoritative guide to Blockchain Sharding, part 1
Unsolved Problems in Blockchain Sharding
How Unrealistic is Bribing Frequently Rotated Validators?
Avalanche vs The new IOTA consensus algorithm, with a touch of Spacemesh
Overview of Layer 2 approaches: Plasma, State Channels, Side Chains, Roll Ups
Randomness in Blockchain Protocols
Long Range Attacks and New Fork Choice Rule
Introduction of NEAR Economics
Deep Dive Into Private Transactions On NEAR
Rainbow bridge: Ethereum-NEAR
So what exactly is Vlad’s Sharding PoC doing?
Exploring liveness of Avalanche
Thresholded Proof Of Stake
Limitations of Zilliqa’s Sharding approach
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