The zkWars | zkSync & Scroll

The zkWars are heating up. With 3 different teams recently announcing their zkEVM, we’re joined by Alex Gluchowski of zkSync and Ye Zhang of Scroll.
Aug 3, 20221 min read

Optimism’s Ben Jones cohosts as we explore why zkEVM is such a big deal, the respective roadmaps to mainnet, and of course… wen token?


0:00 Intro

3:15 Crypto 101

10:00 Alex and Ye

13:25 zkSync

18:20 Scroll

22:30 What's Different about zkSync

31:10 What's Different about Scroll

37:15 zkProof Performance

41:30 Decentralizing Provers

46:30 Approaching Developers

57:07 Challenges to Upgrading

1:03:40 Vibe Check

1:09:20 Centralized Keys

1:17:45 Closing


Ben Jones


Alex Gluchowski


Ye Zhang


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