《加密世界入门手册》

以下是我们根据A16Z给出的阅读清单,补充中文阅读版本、增加部分文章后的一份文章清单。
由这份清单组成的这本书,涵盖了大部分的区块链需要了解的基础理论和背景知识。
希望能对你有帮助。


Building Blocks and Basics

WTF is the blockchain? — understanding the problem it solves before defining it
by Mohit Mamoria
https://hackernoon.com/wtf-is-the-blockchain-1da89ba19348

想知道比特币(和其他加密货币)的原理吗?——关于比特币原理的解释,最好的视频没有之一
from 3Blue1Brown
https://www.bilibili.com/video/av12465079

比特币系统是如何运行的?
by King Matrix
https://www.zhihu.com/question/20941124/answer/20411491

中文分析比特币最早的文章之一是我写的,七年后的今天我写了第二篇
by 霍炬
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/AY5EZoK8V5b52P59DS1Z4Q

让我们郑重其事的聊聊区块链
by 朱峰
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/TkACFsO4bXyyj3YJJbJ2hA

How the bitcoin protocol actually works
by Michael Nielsen
http://www.michaelnielsen.org/ddi/how-the-bitcoin-protocol-actually-works/

Ethereum in 25 minutes
by Vitalik Buterin
https://youtu.be/66SaEDzlmP4

以太坊到底是怎么工作的?——不需要深厚数学基础也能理解的技术解析
by Preethi Kasireddy/许莉
https://lilymoana.github.io/ethereum_theory.html

Decrypting crypto, from bitcoin and blockchain to ICOs
by Alex Rampell
https://a16z.com/2017/12/08/summit-crypto-alex-rampell/

Cryptographic hash function — what they are, properties of, etc.
by Khan Academy
https://youtu.be/0WiTaBI82Mc

basic primer on blockchain **— ledger basics, why it matters
by Chris Berg, Sinclair Davidson, and Jason Potts
https://medium.com/@cryptoeconomics/the-blockchain-economy-a-beginners-guide-to-institutional-cryptoeconomics-64bf2f2beec4

basic terminology for Ethereum **— from gas to dapps (distributed apps)
by Matt Condon
https://medium.com/@mattcondon/getting-up-to-speed-on-ethereum-63ed28821bbe


a basic glossary of terms — a few short and simple definitions
https://tangelo.co/insights/blog/techs-must-have-reference-guide-to-blockchain-and-cryptocurrency

Beginner’s guide series on cryptoassets (series) — from ethereum to litecoin
by Linda Xie
https://medium.com/@linda.xie/beginners-guide-series-on-cryptoassets-d897535d887

Foundations (& History)

比特币白皮书 个人翻译和注解
by Satoshi Nakamoto / 金晓
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/25039679

以太坊(Ethereum ):下一代智能合约和去中心化应用平台
by Vitalik Buterin / 巨蟹 、少平
https://github.com/ethereum/wiki/wiki/%5B%E4%B8%AD%E6%96%87%5D-%E4%BB%A5%E5%A4%AA%E5%9D%8A%E7%99%BD%E7%9A%AE%E4%B9%A6

The Byzantine Generals Problem (1982)
by Leslie Lamport, Robert Shostak, and Marshall Pease
https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~luca/cs174/byzantine.pdf

The Agoric papers series (1988)
by Mark Miller and K. Eric Drexler
https://e-drexler.com/d/09/00/AgoricsPapers/agoricpapers.html

The idea of smart contracts (1997)
by Nick Szabo
http://www.fon.hum.uva.nl/rob/Courses/InformationInSpeech/CDROM/Literature/LOTwinterschool2006/szabo.best.vwh.net/idea.html

Marc Andreessen谈比特币的特性与应用(你知道为什么比特币能消灭垃圾邮件吗?)
by Marc Andressen / 余跃
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/19664911

比特币的学术家谱** (2017)**
** **by Arvind Narayanan and Jeremy Clark / 孙大波
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/35201375

Key Concepts

泡沫之外的比特币:一个颠覆科技巨头的机会
by STEVEN JOHNSON / 致力于光大勃学
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/33094128

10年前如果有这个,也许就没Facebook什么事了 token是开放网络设计的重要突破
** **by Chris Dixon / boxi
https://36kr.com/p/5078358.html

加密令牌与协议创新时代的到来
by Albert Wenger / boxi
https://36kr.com/p/5050449.html

做协议也可以赚大钱
by Joel Monegro / Nina & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/468

Cryptocurrencies, app coins, and investing in protocols
**Olaf Carson-Wee, Chris Dixon, and Sonal Chokshi
https://a16z.com/2017/04/03/cryptocurrencies-protocols-appcoins/

Getting applications into people’s hands
**Juan Benet and Chris Dixon
https://a16z.com/2017/09/14/networks-protocols-labs-tokens/

done Blockchain: what is it good for? — including smart contracts
by Ed Felten
http://freedom-to-tinker.com/2018/02/26/blockchain-what-is-it-good-for/

How the U.S. government used blockchain to fight fraud
by Kathryn Haun
https://youtu.be/507wn9VcSAE
**

比特币网络效应极强,不会被取代
by Elad Gil / boxi
https://36kr.com/p/5108255.html

Keepers: workers that maintain blockchain networks — when designed correctly, tokens can act like rocket-fuel for driving network effects by incentivizing desired behaviors
by Ryan Zurrer
https://medium.com/@rzurrer/keepers-workers-that-maintain-blockchain-networks-a40182615b66

**The quiet master of cryptocurrency **— Nick Szabo in conversation with Naval Ravikant
by Tim Ferris
https://tim.blog/2017/06/04/nick-szabo/

对话Coinbase创始人和投资人:我们所有的知识都来自现有事物,但区块链是让你创造新东西的
by Fred Ehrsam and Chris Dixon / retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/21

为什么加密网络中代币至关重要?
by Nick Grossman / Sun
https://underplay.me/orange/p/50

Why it’s hard to “get” bitcoin: the blockchain spectrum
**by Dhruv Bansal
https://blog.unchained-capital.com/blockchain-spectrum-806847e1c575

智能合约货币,区块链和社会可扩展性—本文作者在1998年首次提出了“智能合约”的概念
by Nick Szabo / Lola
http://www.8btc.com/money-blockchains-and-social-scalability

稚嫩的智能合约——如果我告诉你,你所理解的智能合约并不“智能”,你会怎么想?
by 老钱
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/35323558

“区块链是无需信任的”,这句话到底是什么意思?
** **by Preethi Kasireddy / 阿剑
https://ethfans.org/posts/what-do-we-mean-by-blockchains-are-trustless

为什么去中心化很重要?(尤其在中心化的现在)
by Chris Dixon / leon
https://underplay.me/orange/p/3

关于“去中心化”,你知道的可能都是错的
by Vitalik Buterin / retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/1

区块链技术是互联网世界新的分合转折点
by 张首晟
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/O7QGvnGCb9s2U_Bdrqaemw

量化分析“去中心化” — 对于区块链的去中心化,先有量化,再有优化
by Balaji Srinivasan and Leland Lee / Chanteur
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/st3s0RrP1hoosarpTJX_XQ

关于区块链的真相
by Marco Iansiti and Karim Lakhani
https://cloud.tencent.com/developer/article/1053044?spm=a2c4e.11153940.blogcont582448.5.66e6565enuHX5p

除了去公司上班,未来的工作还有什么别的可能?
by Nick Tomaino / leon
https://underplay.me/orange/p/4

Vitalik Buterin, creator of Ethereum — Unchained: big ideas from the worlds of blockchain and cryptocurrency
by Laura Shin
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/unchained-big-ideas-from-worlds-blockchain-cryptocurrency/id1123922160

理解 token 的思维模型
by Nick Tomaino and Chris Dixon / retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/54

Governance

能够自我进化的Tezos:区块链世界的金刚狼
by Kathleen Breitman / 刘文杰
https://underplay.me/orange/p/52

**区块链治理:编程设计我们的未来 **
by Fred Ehrsam / 蓝狐笔记
http://36kr.com/p/5129505.html

反对链上治理——反驳的文章来的这么快。。。
by Vlad Zamfir / 阿剑 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/against-on-chain-governance

Aragon创始人:**区块链治理与网络效应的思考
by Luke Duncan / 蓝狐笔记
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/oF7EhcbB5JpGlnt0E9QLjA

区块链治理的注意事项
by Vitalik Buterin / 闵敏 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/vitalik-voting

隐私和安全
Privacy on the blockchain
by Vitalik Buterin
https://blog.ethereum.org/2016/01/15/privacy-on-the-blockchain/

如何保护你的智能合约:6个Solidity漏洞以及如何避开它们
from Loom
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/33621672
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/34134617

Ethereum smart contract best practices
** **by ConsenSys Diligence
https://consensys.github.io/smart-contract-best-practices/

Town Crier: an authenticated data feed for smart contracts
by Fan Zhang, Ethan Cecchetti, Kyle Croman, Ari Juels, and Elaine Shi
https://eprint.iacr.org/2016/168.pdf

Devcon3 panel on formal verification
** **Phil Daian, Everett Hildenbrandt, Yoichi Hirai, and Loi Luu, moderated by Reto Trinkler
https://youtu.be/DrDIcirrhWM

What are zk-SNARKs?
by Jay Graber
https://z.cash/technology/zksnarks.html

一个数独引发的惨案:零知识证明
by Aviv Zohar / 老钱
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/34072069

zkSNARKs(零知识证明)简述
by Christian Reitwiessner / 杨文涛
https://zhuanlan.zhihu.com/p/31780893

Zk-SNARKs: under the hood (series) — assumes basic knowledge of zk-SNARKs (zero-knowledge succinct non-interactive argument of knowledge)
by Vitalik Buterin
https://medium.com/@VitalikButerin/zk-snarks-under-the-hood-b33151a013f6

STARKs, part I: proofs with polynomials — general-purpose technology that can be used for all sorts of use cases ranging from verifiable computation to privacy-preserving cryptocurrency
by Vitalik Buterin
https://vitalik.ca/general/2017/11/09/starks_part_1.html

**Scalable, transparent, and post-quantum secure computational integrity **— on transparent zk-SNARKs (zk-STARKs) as a solution to the tension between personal privacy and institutional integrity
by Eli Ben-Sasson, Iddo Bentov, Yinon Horesh, and Michael Riabzev
https://eprint.iacr.org/2018/046.pdf

Succinct non-interactive zero knowledge for a von Neumann Architecture
by Eli Ben-Sasson, Alessandro Chiesa, Eran Tromer, and Madars Virza
https://eprint.iacr.org/2013/879.pdf

扩容

**Blockchains don’t scale **— not today, at least… but there’s hope
by Preethi Kasireddy
https://hackernoon.com/blockchains-dont-scale-not-today-at-least-but-there-s-hope-2cb43946551a

Models for scaling trustless computation
by Kyle Samani
https://multicoin.capital/2018/02/23/models-scaling-trustless-computation/

Platform currencies may soon be obsolete — here is my claim: within 5 years the biggest cryptocurrency by market cap will be an application token
平台货币将可能很快过时?
by Aleksandr Bulkin/米法,半夏时光
https://biweilai.com/posts/3738

The importance of layer two — an HTTP of bitcoin and blockchains
by Elizabeth Stark
https://youtu.be/3PcR4HWJnkY

What is the Lightning Network and how can it help bitcoin scale?
什么是闪电网络?为什么能够解决比特币的可扩展性问题
by Elizabeth Stark/鱼
http://baijiahao.baidu.com/s?id=1595705560042986913&wfr=spider&for=pc

闪电网络是比特币的TCP/IP 协议栈
by Melik Manukyan / 杨哲 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/ajian1984/articles/1055

Making sense of Ethereum’s Layer 2 scaling solutions: state channels, Plasma, and Truebit
理解以太坊的第2层扩展方案
by Josh Stark/刘艳安 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/making-sense-of-ethereums-layer-2-scaling-solutions

Scaling Tezos — scaling with recursive SNARKs (succinct non-interactive zero-knowledge proofs of knowledge)
如何扩展Tezos
by Arthur Breitman/祥子
https://www.xuehua.tw/2018/04/27/%E5%A6%82%E4%BD%95%E6%93%B4%E5%B1%95tezos/zh-cn/

**Ethereum Foundation research initiatives **— primary topics in both pure and applied research
** **by Ethereum Foundation
http://notes.eth.sg/CwIwZgbAjADAxgUwLQEMUIKxOCsWCcIEwShAHCgEwJj4qyVA

Ethereum scalability research and development subsidy programs
以太坊可扩展性研究与开发津贴
** **by Vitalik Buterin/阿剑 & Toya
https://ethfans.org/posts/ethereum-scalability-research-development-subsidy-programs

A beginner’s guide to Ethermint
Ethermint 入门指南
** **by Tendermint/Suyu & 阿剑
https://ethfans.org/posts/a-beginners-guide-to-ethermint

Construction of a plasma chain 0x1
构建 Plasma 链 0x1
** **by David Knott/Chang-Wu Chen
https://ethfans.org/posts/construction-of-plasma-chain-0x1

Accounts, transactions, gas, and block gas limits in Ethereum
以太坊中的账户、交易、Gas和区块Gas Limit
** **by Hudson Jameson/许昕
https://ethfans.org/posts/479

Interplanetary linked computing: separating Merkle Computing from blockchain computational courts
** **by Simon de la Rouviere
https://media.consensys.net/interplanetary-linked-computing-separating-merkle-computing-from-blockchain-computational-courts-1ade201ecf8a

Ethereum sharding: overview and finality
以太坊分片总揽
** **by Hsiao-Wei Wang/liuchengxu
https://www.jianshu.com/p/7ca80aa03d69

我们为什么需要面向特定应用的区块链?
by Gautier MARIN / Cosmos 中国 & 阿剑
https://ethfans.org/posts/why-application-specific-blockchains-make-sense

共识

Decentralization in bitcoin and ethereum
比特币和以太坊的去中心化程度究竟如何?
** **by Adem Efe Gencer, Soumya Basu, Ittay Eyal, Robbert van Renesse, and Emin Gün Sirer/闪电HSL
https://www.jianshu.com/p/3e09eda6a136

A proof of stake design philosophy
一种权益证明设计哲学
** **by Vitalik Buterin/Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/a-proof-of-stake-design-philosophy

Delegrated proof of stake: Features and tradeoffs
by Myles Snider
https://multicoin.capital/2018/03/02/delegated-proof-stake-features-tradeoffs/

Seeking consensus on consensus — DPOS (delegated proof of stake) and the Two Generals’ problem
by Ian Grigg
https://steemit.com/eos/@iang/seeking-consensus-on-consensus-dpos-or-delegated-proof-of-stake-and-the-two-generals-problem

Consensus Compare: Casper vs. Tendermint; Tendermint BFT vs. EOS dPoS
共识算法的比较:Casper vs Tendermint;Tendermint BFT vs. EOS dPoS
** **from Tendermint/许莉 & 郭光华/茶猫、胖哥、Harriet
https://www.jianshu.com/p/df8200207d14
https://www.jianshu.com/p/8fc27229b171

Ethereum Casper 101
初识以太坊 Casper
** **by Jon Choi/鱼 & 胖哥Ricky
https://ethfans.org/posts/ethereum-casper-101


The history of Casper (series)
Casper机制的历史起源(系列)
** **by Vlad Zamfir/Lola & 少平
https://ethfans.org/shaoping/articles/the-history-of-casper-part-1

Inflation and participation in stake-based token protocols
基于权益的代币协议中的通货膨胀和参与度
** **by Doug Petkanics/李丽 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/inflation-and-participation-in-stake-based-token-protocols

加密经济学与投资

Making sense of cryptoeconomics — the term and the concept
弄清加密经济学
by Josh Stark/娇娇 & Elisa
https://ethfans.org/posts/making-sense-of-cryptoeconomics

**A crash course in mechanism design for cryptoeconomic applications **— understanding the basic fundamentals of cryptoeconomics
** **from BlockChannel
** **https://medium.com/blockchannel/a-crash-course-in-mechanism-design-for-cryptoeconomic-applications-a9f06ab6a976

**Cryptoasset valuations **— a theory and framework for evaluating
by Chris Burniske/DAO.ONE 吴六木
http://8btc.com/thread-136171-1-1.html

An (institutional) investor’s take on cryptoassets
by John Pfeffer
https://s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/john-pfeffer/An+Investor%27s+Take+on+Cryptoassets+v6.pdf

Comments on the above (tweetstorm) — network effects?; programmability as feature of money
by Kyle Samani
https://twitter.com/KyleSamani/status/943277077037506560

**On value, velocity, and monetary theory **— a new approach to cryptoasset valuations
论价值,流通速度和货币理论 – 加密资产估值的新路径
by Alex Evans/荆凯
https://www.jianshu.com/p/e010fc2464f7

On medium-of-exchange token valuations
如何对交易媒介类token进行估值
by Vitalik Buterin/三金
http://baijiahao.baidu.com/s?id=1596647348618743491&wfr=spider&for=pc

Understanding token velocity
深入理解Token的流通速度
** **by Kyle Samani/Pei
http://baijiahao.baidu.com/s?id=1597594387107358890&wfr=spider&for=pc

A process for evaluating new tokens
** **by Nick Tomaino
** **https://thecontrol.co/our-process-for-evaluating-new-tokens-4627ed97f500

Token classification framework — a multi-dimensional tool for understanding and classifying crypto tokens
如何辨别百倍币和空气币?这有一套完整的思维框架
by Thomas Euler / retric
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/t5NA9C6mVmgvyYcBYzKV7w

区块链的模型
by BMAN
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/ifbakeqsqf7mI8pdwleSzA

Fat protocols are not an investment thesis
** **by Jake Brukhman
https://blog.coinfund.io/fat-protocols-are-not-an-investment-thesis-17c8837c2734

Skin-in-the-game coins
** **by Ryan Selkis
https://medium.com/tbis-weekly-bits/skin-in-the-game-coins-da0afdfdc650


融资与token分发

Thoughts on tokens
token的思考——关于token的概述,为什么token会出现,token有什么用
by Balaji Srinivasan
http://www.gzhshoulu.wang/article/1808837

Funding the evolution of blockchains
激励机制:区块链进化——区块链协议的进化,是通过改变其代码
** **by Fred Ehrsam
https://biweilai.com/posts/4476

The bitcoin model for crowdfunding
比特币的众筹商业模式
** **by Naval Ravikant
http://www.8btc.com/the-bitcoin-model-for-crowdfunding

**How to make bonding curves for the economic web **— a novel token distribution mechanism for building healthy communities, a technical primer
by Slava Balasanov
https://hackernoon.com/how-to-make-bonding-curves-for-continuous-token-models-3784653f8b17

Separating the staking token from the fee token — introducing the Photon (the Hard Spoon explained)
by Tendermint
https://blog.cosmos.network/cosmos-fee-token-introducing-the-photon-8a62b2f51aa

Explanation of DAICOs
V神解释什么是DAICO
by Vitalik Buterin
https://www.lianguwang.com/news/index/detail/id/461.html

The SAFT Project
** **https://saftproject.com/

Regulatory environment and considerations — updates and explainers
from Coin Center
https://coincenter.org/our-work

去中心化的交易所

State of decentralized exchanges, 2018
2018年「去中心化交易平台」行业状态
** **by Nathan Sexer
https://medium.com/@chainnews/%E9%80%81%E4%BD%A0%E4%B8%80%E4%BB%BD-%E5%8E%BB%E4%B8%AD%E5%BF%83%E5%8C%96%E4%BA%A4%E6%98%93%E5%B9%B3%E5%8F%B0-%E6%B8%85%E5%8D%95-%E5%AE%8C%E5%85%A8%E6%94%B6%E8%97%8F%E7%89%88-7b5dcbba9868

**Networked liquidity **— projects solving the chicken and egg problem
** **by Radar Relay
https://medium.com/radarrelay/networked-liquidity-2030d85af897

**List of decentralized exchanges **— of cryptocurrencies and tokens (does not yet include column for degree of decentralization)
https://github.com/PYMERVAL/decentradexchange

稳定货币

Stablecoins: A holy grail in digital currency
** **by Nick Tomaino
https://thecontrol.co/stablecoins-a-holy-grail-in-digital-currency-b64f3371e111
深入浅出聊稳定货币-区块链世界的圣杯
严肃
https://36kr.com/p/5120408.html

An overview of stablecoins** **stablecoins的综述
** **by Myles Snider
http://8btc.com/thread-154936-1-1.html

The search for a stable cryptocurrency** **寻找稳定的密码货币
** **by Vitalik Buterin
https://blog.csdn.net/taoanbang/article/details/79956724

Maker for dummies: a plain English explanation of the Dai stablecoin** **
Maker Dai 稳定币傻瓜简介
** **by Gregory DiPrisco
https://steemit.com/blockchain/@oscnet/maker-dai

加密经济学的基础组成部分: Curation Markets, Cryptocollectibles, Games

The emergence of cryptoeconomic primitives — definitions and building blocks of a token-based economy
by Jacob Home
https://medium.com/@jacobscott/the-emergence-of-cryptoeconomic-primitives-14ef3300cc10
Token lexicon — buzzwords related to curation markets and collectibles
by Billy Rennekamp
https://medium.com/@billyrennekamp/token-lexicon-b4ed9a4ce363

Introducing curation markets — trade popularity of memes and information (with code!)
介绍一种虚拟社区模型:Curation Markets
by Simon de la Rouviere
https://underplay.me/orange/p/7

**Curation markets (tweetstorm) **— summary and implications of
Curation Markets 的简明介绍及其意义
by Fred Ehrsam/Retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/38

**Early UIs for curation markets (tweetstorm) **— categories and some projects using markets to curate human readable information
by Jesse Walden
https://twitter.com/jessewldn/status/958733889643696128

Token-curated registries — a more formal but less-than-mathematical view of token-curated registries
by Mike Goldin
https://medium.com/@ilovebagels/token-curated-registries-1-0-61a232f8dac7

Building ‘Google for the economic web’ on the Ethereum blockchain
为区块链重新发明一个 Google
** **by Maciej Olpinski/Retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/39

Smart media tokens
** **from Steemit
https://smt.steem.io/smt-whitepaper.pdf

Digital pets that don’t die
** **by Elaine Ou
https://elaineou.com/2017/12/03/digital-pets-that-dont-die/

“加密货币”会成为“艺术市场”的下一个引爆点吗?
by Scott Reyburn/韩斌
https://underplay.me/orange/p/69

Digital collectibles and the weird future of “digibles”
数字收藏品的未来
** **by Josh Stark/Naomi
https://biweilai.com/posts/5220

Cryptocollectibles are XLNT, but nobody knows what’s next
by Matt Condon
** **https://medium.com/xlnt-art/cryptocollectibles-are-xlnt-but-nobody-knows-whats-next-a7892b311637

**Rare pepe **— what happens when you combine a crypto-asset with a meme and a trading card
by Fred Wilson
http://avc.com/2017/05/rare-pepe/

Rarepepe才是硅谷最正宗的区块链应用
by retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/46

专访 Cryptokitties 团队:游戏、艺术品以及公链
by retric
https://underplay.me/orange/p/45

游戏可能不需要区块链,但区块链迫切需要游戏
by leon
https://underplay.me/orange/p/19

浅谈你们根本不懂的区块链游戏
by Vincent
https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/Df6jH2aKFTqVauSrrJM8FQ

Developer Tutorials, Practical Guides, and Maker Stories

Learn to code Ethereum dapps by building your own game — designed for beginners to Solidity (even if you’ve never coded with Solidity before)
https://cryptozombies.io/
How to code your own cryptokitties-style game on Ethereum
** **by James Martin Duffy
https://medium.com/loom-network/how-to-code-your-own-cryptokitties-style-game-on-ethereum-7c8ac86a4eb3
Learning Solidity — commit-reveal voting
by Karl Floersch
https://karl.tech/learning-solidity-part-2-voting/
The hitchhiker’s guide to smart contracts in Ethereum
** by Manuel Araoz
https://blog.zeppelin.solutions/the-hitchhikers-guide-to-smart-contracts-in-ethereum-848f08001f05
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**Introduction to zk-SNARKs with examples **— an overview of zk-SNARKs from a practical viewpoint
Christian Lundkvist
https://media.consensys.net/introduction-to-zksnarks-with-examples-3283b554fc3b
zkSNARKs: driver’s ed — practical beginner’s guide to creating, proving, verifying in contracts
by Joseph Stockermans
https://github.com/jstoxrocky/zksnarks_example
**Epicenter **— a trove of interviews with many different blockchain project leads
https://epicenter.tv/episodes/
The Ceremony — Radiolab podcast featuring story of Zcash
with Morgen Peck, Peter Todd, Peter Van Valkenburgh, Zooko Wilcox; by Molly Webster and Matt Kielty
http://www.radiolab.org/story/ceremony/

Other Resources – Newsletters

**Week in Ethereum News **— tracking developments in the Ethereum ecosystem
by Evan Van Ness
http://www.weekinethereum.com/
The Control — on the entrepreneurs, projects and protocols that are putting control of power in the hands of the people
by 1confirmation
https://www.getrevue.co/profile/control
**Token Economy **— tracking new developments in distributed ledger tech
by Stefano Bernardi and Yannick Roux
https://tokeneconomy.co/
Proof of Work — projects and progress in crypto, also a view from China
by Eric Meltzer
https://tinyletter.com/proofofwork/archive

Other Resources – Courses

Cryptocurrency (2018)
** **by Susan Athey and Kathryn Haun
http://explorecourses.stanford.edu/search?view=catalog&filter-coursestatus-Active=on&q=MGTECON%20515:%20Cryptocurrency&academicYear=20172018
Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies (2015)
** **by Arvind Narayan, Joseph Bonneau, Edward Felten, Andrew Miller
https://piazza.com/princeton/spring2015/btctech/home
Advanced topics in computer science: Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies (2014)
** **by Arvind Narayan
http://randomwalker.info/teaching/fall-2014-bitcoin/
A graduate course in applied cryptography (2017)
** **by Dan Boneh and Victor Shoup
http://toc.cryptobook.us/