Consensus on the RChain network (RCon3 talk)

Consensus on the RChain network (RCon3 talk)

The following is a summary of a talk I gave at RCon3. The purpose is to introduce newcomers to RChain (or even blockchain in general) to the ideas behind “consensus”, motivating it from the ground up. By the end of the talk, you should have a general sense...
Rholang vs. the dining philosophers

Rholang vs. the dining philosophers

Rholang is frequently touted as a fully concurrent programming language. It will be blazing fast because it executes things sequentially only when absolutely necessary. It allows us to avoid resource starvations and thread deadlock. And it isn’t even clunky or...