The History of Casper — Chapter 5

Censorship Resistance in the Cartel Model

A definition of decentralization

The Birth of The Friendly Ghost

  • One validator would be able to produce the blockchain if necessary.
  • The DAG captured all of the information one could possibly find useful for the protocol’s incentive mechanisms.
  • Cartel censorship would be penalized.

How “the friendly ghost” became “Casper: The Friendly Ghost”

Coming up next, in the history of Casper…

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