Week in Ethereum News, June 28, 2020 - thanks to Chainlink!
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|Evan Van Ness||Jun 28, 2020||9||2|
Eth News and Links
Regenesis: a Cosmos-like reset proposal from Alexey Akhunov
Barnabé Monnot’s 1559 and escalator analysis
Latest what’s new in eth2
Danny Ryan’s quick update - deposit contract rewritten in Solidity by Axic, formally verified by Runtime Verification. The Altona multi-client testnet starts June 29.
Early benchmarking of Eth2 clients - Lighthouse with the early lead
Architecture of a geth based eth1 engine inside of eth2
Secret shared validators in Eth2
Web3Torrent “browser based torrenting client that supports incentivized peer-to-peer filesharing” using state channels for micropayments. live on Goerli testnet
StarkWare’s VeeDo Stark-based VDF, PoC live on mainnet
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Stuff for developers
Sourcify FAQ decentralized opensource verification with NatSpec
OpenZeppelin Contracts v3.1
Debugging verified external contracts with Truffle
Fast event log searches on your own node with Flume
(unaudited) Solidity library to use Uniswapv2 oracle with storage proofs
Comparing queue routines in C and Solidity
Shadowing Solidity storage variables in memory
How to build a decentralized auction
Samczsun finds Atomic Loans vulnerabilities, loans essentially disabled until v2
Exploring Solidity’s model checker
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Book of Swarm is published on Swarm, free and open source
HOPR incentivized mixnet has incentivized testnets
Stablecoins v2: a framwork for analyzing risk of DeFi’s foundations
Unilogin: pay transaction fees with tokens or app pays for users
Privacy improvements in Hyperledger Besu v1.5
Unibright and Fraunhofer baselining additive manufacturing
Multisig for enterprise: Multis gets a revamp
DAOs and Standards
EIP2751: Disable SELFDESTRUCT opcode
ERC2746: Rules Engine Standard
Jameson: who is a core dev?
Golem’s governance via preset preferences proposal
PolyMarket prediction markets live on mainnet using USDC and Gnosis (unclear what was audited?)
SportX v2.5 - noncustodial betting app on Eth adds tournaments and referrals
HAL Recipes 1 click IFTTT for Ethereum
Status v1.4 with Keycard integration and Android notifications
A nugget to illustrate how dex volume (eg, DuneAnalytics dex dashboard) is exploding: Uniswap to do more volume this month than in all of 2019
MakerDAO changes - KNC/ZRX collateral, 0.25% stability fee increase
Dan Elitzer: Aquaponic yield farming
DeFiSaver: experimenting with different settings for profits (be careful!)
Yield farming tips in the Defiant
There is now over 10k btc on eth (11.1k at time of publication)
Mandated backdoors to all encryption bill introduced in US Senate
Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht has some things he wishes Maker did differently
Soon you can buy crypto using Paypal/Venmo
AMD/ConsenSys joint venture for “Ethereum blockchain data centers”
All the videos for a16z’s crypto startup school
Monolith is looking for an amazing Finance & Treasury Manager! Interested?
0x is hiring full-stack, back-end, front-end engineers + 1 data scientist
Trail of Bits is looking for masters of low-level security. Apply here.
Celer Network: Android developer
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Dates of Note
Upcoming dates of note (new/changes in bold):
June 29 - Swarm first public event
July 6 - StarkWare VDF/randomness hackathon
July 3 - Gitcoin donation matching ends
July 6-Aug 6 - HackFS Filecoin/IPFS and Ethereum hackathon
July 10 - next core dev call
July 20 - Fork the World MetaCartel hackathon
July 30 - EEA’s Ethereum in the Enterprise 2020 virtual conference
Aug 2 - ENS grace period begins to end
Oct 2-Oct 30 - EthOnline hackathon