A Beginner’s Guide to Tezos

In this episode featuring early Coinbase employee Linda Xie, you’ll learn:

  • What the Tezos protocol is, who the founders are, and how it compares to Ethereum
  • How the Tezos approach to upgrading functionality compares to blockchains such as Bitcoin and Ethereum
  • How developers in the Tezos ecosystem are compensated for their code
  • The differences and advantages between PoW (Proof of Work) and PoS (Proof of Stake)
  • How Tezos’ formal verification feature — allowing developers to mathematically prove the correctness of their smart contract code — could be used

Recommended For
Beginner ✅


About The Author

Linda XieLinda Xie twitter¬†is a Product Manager at Coinbase. ¬†Founded in 2012, Coinbase is of the world’s leading platform where merchants, consumers, and traders transact with digital currencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum. ¬†Linda is also an¬†advisor for the 0x project, a protocol for trading tokens. ¬†Prior to Coinbase,¬†Xie¬†worked at AIG¬†on¬†the¬†Risk Management team. ¬†She holds a¬†degree in¬†Economics from¬†UC San Diego.

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