"Scalability" TAG

The Role of Layer Zero Networks in the Blockchain Scaling Stack
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On July 8, Marlin Labs, the organization responsible for the Marlin protocol, released its new OpenWeaver framework designed for creating relay networks between nodes that aim to help layer one networks such as Ethereum improve their scalability by reducing block propagation times. OpenWeaver is a blockchain agnostic framework and allows parties to identify blocks faster than is currently...
Lightning Network
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Overview   Lightning’s key innovation is trustlessly routing payments among parties not directly connected by a payment channel. Despite the above in-channel scaling advantages, traditional payment channel technology is unsuitable for connecting every pair of Bitcoin users; such a network could require N² channels where N is the number of Bitcoin users. By trustlessly routing...