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The #1 podcast for crypto natives to learn about new concepts, trends and projects in blockchain, DeFi, NFTs and Web 3.

Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi) goes deep into the technology and economics behind crypto projects to dissect trends and themes in a global context.

Strictly not financial advice.

May 3, 2022

Bridges are critical to a omni-chain future, but the recent bridge hacks totaling $1 billion lost in funds have struck fear in users and many are worried about the security of bridges.

Can Nomad's security-focused bridge be the answer? Founder Pranay shares with us:

  • Is there a difference between bridges
    and interoperability protocols?
  • What is the interoperability trilemma?
  • What are the different types of bridges available
  • Why is Nomad potentially the safest?

Host: Jason Choi @mrjasonchoi . Not financial advice.


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(00:00:00) – Introduction

(00:01:38) – Pranay's Background

(00:03:58) – 3 Overarching Types Of Interoperability Protocols

(00:11:12) – Bridges vs Interoperability Protocols

(00:19:03) – Recent Bridge Exploits

(00:27:11) – Nomad's Optimistically Verified System

(00:30:28) – Nomad's Latency Trade-Off For Security

(00:39:29) – Current State Of Bridges And Competition


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