Eth News and Links

Mainnet execution layer

  • Latest core devs call. Notes from Tim Beiko
    • EIP1559 – adding explicit constraints to prevent attacks using arbitrarily large transactions, new devnet Calaveras
    • Unofficial London mainnet date now July 28 due to EIP1559 changes
    • Gas DoS protection discussion – separate transaction pool to guard against execution attacks
    • EIP3584 – add access lists to blocks
  • EIP1559
  • EthereumJS releases (VM, Tx, Block and others) for London/EIP1559
  • Erigon (formerly TurboGeth) adds pruning node options: <500GB with block history, ~100GB without block history
  • Samczsun found a way for an attacker to make fast-synced Geth nodes fork off mainnet

EIPs/Standards

Proof of stake consensus layer

Layer2


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Stuff for developers

Security

Ecosystem

Enterprise

Application layer

  • mistX: gasless dex built on FlashBots; transaction fee charged as part of swap
  • BackRunMe: use Bloxroute to send transactions privately and if the transaction creates a backrunning opportunity, then you get 25% share of the backrunning profit
  • Gitcoin’s DAO for fund allocation, matching pools, and grant collusion; airdrop claimers select delegate prior to receiving tokens
  • Non-transferrable (initially) governance token by Ribbon Finance to ensure only used for governance
  • Selling music in the streaming era: (pre release) canon – 1/1, collectible – 1/n, streaming – 1/∞
  • NFT multisender: send multiple ERC721/ERC1155 tokens in a transaction
  • Pilot of weather index insurance with 10k smallholder farmers in Kenya

Regulation/business/tokens

General


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