Espresso Systems

A light-hearted and entertaining conversation on the state of the current market dynamics X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: As we wrap up Modular March, we had one of the early believers in modularity and early angel investor in prominent projects (EigenDA, Avail, and others) to discuss the state of the crypto markets. We discussed the [...]

Unveiling the modular stack of FuelVM, FuelProver & Sequencer and more X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: Another episode with an Ethereum scaling OG, Nick Dodson, who pioneered the original idea of optimistic rollups before they were the norm. Nick is actually also working on an innovative concept called fast finality optimistic rollups, which we are [...]

A Closer Look at Celestia’s Modular Approach, node architecture and innovative tech like Blobstream X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: The core innovation of data availability in the modular landscape revolves around minimalism. Due to the minimal smart contract execution capabilities of altDA chains, they can focus solely on providing a specialized service of data verification [...]

A light, enjoyable conversation about modularity and memes X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: Not sure we need to write too much about this one! We mostly laughed and had a good time while understanding the definitions of some key terms in the space. Togruhl, one of the early Ethereum contributors and Scroll co-founders, gave us [...]

Inside Scoop on the Launch of Wormhole $W Token Launch X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: Finally! Wormhole $W token is here. After a three year journey of shipping filled of ups and downs, Wormhole has announced they are taking the path to decentralizing their community. If you’ve been navigating the onchain world, you’ve probably heard [...]

Where Solana & Ethereum Collide For The Greater Good X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: Typically, you wouldn’t think of Solana having a strong footing in the modular thesis. After all, the design choices they have elegantly pioneered (credit where credit is due) revolve around scaling a single state machine. This simply won’t scale to billions [...]

A truly fascinating conversation about cryptoeconomic incentive models X (Twitter) | YouTube | Spotify | gmodular: We really enjoyed this presentation. While we’ve had multiple shared sequencers talks on Modular March, each one has been far different. Today’s deep dive is around the game theory and incentive designs behind creating a rollup ecosystem which feels completely seamless and [...]

Exploring Decentralized and Shared Sequencing in The Modular Thesis Spotify | YouTube | iTunes  High Rollers: Change is coming. The era of centralized rollup sequencers is coming to an abrupt halt as builders realize the importance of a shared, decentralized sequencer network to power their censorship-resistant, minimized rollup infrastructure. In today’s podcast, we sit down with co-founder of Espresso [...]