Thought Piece

Jul
03
Pocket Economics for Node Runners

Pocket Economics for Node Runners

To fulfill this mission, we created an incentive layer that completely changes how nodes are compensated for providing infrastructure services.
3 min read
Jul
02
Pocket Economics for App Developers

Pocket Economics for App Developers

The mission of Pocket Network is to provide reliable, blockchain-agnostic, decentralized API access to web3 applications at a fraction of the cost of centralized competitors. To fulfill this mission, we must rethink how developers pay for infrastructure.
2 min read
Jun
05
Pocket Economics Brief

Pocket Economics Brief

Pocket Network requires both developers and nodes to stake its native utility token, POKT, to participate in the network.
4 min read
Jul
04
Future Proofing Node Infrastructure: DIS Interview with Dmitry from Quiknode.

Future Proofing Node Infrastructure: DIS Interview with Dmitry from Quiknode.

In this article, we chatted with Dmitry Shklovsky from QuikNode, one of the most well-known and reliable node services out there for Ethereum, about the future of full node infrastructure and how we can look at preparing for it.
3 min read
Jul
03
A Place for Cloud Agnostic Solutions: DIS interview w/ Brendan Lee from Nodesmith

A Place for Cloud Agnostic Solutions: DIS interview w/ Brendan Lee from Nodesmith

In DIS post we decided to have an interview with Brendan Lee, CEO and founder of Nodesmith, about the place for Cloud-agnostic infrastructure solutions in the decentralized infrastructure ecosystem.
5 min read
Jun
19
Nuances of DApp Development

Nuances of DApp Development

These convenient, easy-to-install and free applications came at a high personal cost to our privacy. We became the products.
7 min read
Apr
22
Decentralizing Blockchain Infrastructure Solutions II: Piecing it all together

Decentralizing Blockchain Infrastructure Solutions II: Piecing it all together

Entering 2019, we published an article focusing on the topic of infrastructural shortcomings that currently deter access to blockchains for software applications. There is a pressing need for solutions, and some exciting progress being made by different projects in the ecosystem today.
5 min read