zk-SNARKS, How is This Algorithm Used

The algorithm for privacy

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What is zk-SNARKS?

zk-SNARKS stands for zero-knowledge Succinct Non-Interactive Argument of Knowledge. It is one of the main algorithms that run blockchain, specifically blockchain privacy to boot.

S- Succinct means that the proofs are small and easy to verify even if the concept being proven…



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C. L. Beard

C. L. Beard


I am a writer/artist living on an island in the Salish Sea. I write mostly on nature and programming languages. https://chester-beard.medium.com/membership