Collected writing and research from the Paradigm team

Introducing the Foundry Ethereum development toolbox

12.7.2021 | Georgios Konstantopoulos

I am excited to announce a project we have been developing for the last few months: Foundry. Foundry is a portable, fast and modular toolkit for Ethereum application development. Why [→]

A Guide to Designing Effective NFT Launches

10.13.2021 | Hasu, Anish Agnihotri

Blockchains revolutionized fundraising for open-source software, but not everything worked right from the start. In fact, ICOs of the 2016-2018 era were often horribly broken mechanisms that allowed founders to [→]

Ethereum Reorgs After The Merge

7.20.2021 | Georgios Konstantopoulos, Vitalik Buterin

There has recently been discussion about the possibility of miners adopting a hypothetical modified Ethereum client that allows them to essentially accept bribes to make a short reorg of the [→]

On Staking Pools and Staking Derivatives

4.23.2021 | Hasu, Georgios Konstantopoulos

The transition from Proof of Work (PoW) to Proof of Stake (PoS) is Ethereum’s most anticipated milestone since its inception. Instead of using the energy-costly PoW to extend the blockchain, [→]