What is ZigZag Exchange?

ZigZag Trading Layer 1 and Layer 2

What is ZigZag? ZigZag is a Decentralized Exchange (DEX) with an orderbook. ZigZag is built on the zkSync Network – a zkRollup Ethereum scaling solution developed by Matter Labs. A StarkNet version of the exchange is also in development. What is zkSync? zkSync is a Layer 2 (zkRollups) scaling solution for Ethereum based on zkSNARKs. […]

How to Get Started Using Crypto

Crypto Starter

Understanding new technologies can be a daunting task. That’s why we’ve made it our goal to make crypto and blockchain onboarding as seamless as possible. Our goal at Numio is to abstract away all of the complexities, and have the Numio mobile wallet act as a simple interface for public blockchains such as Ethereum, zkSync, […]

zkSNARKs vs. zkSTARKs

MatterLabs vs Starkware

Over the past year, the excitement around zero-knowledge tech has blossomed, fueled mostly by what can only be described as an explosion in zero-knowledge ecosystem building. Our team, Numio, has been building around this zktech since mid-2020, and we’re excited about its potential and future, which is why we are building a Layer 2 zkRollup […]

zkSync 1.0 vs. zkSync 2.0

zkSync Comparison

Over the past two years, the concept of blockchain scaling, primarily around Ethereum, has taken the crypto industry by storm. One of the most prominent teams building an Ethereum scaling solution is Matter Labs, who are building a zkRollup, otherwise known as a Validity Rollup, called zkSync. The team has continued to innovate since zkSync […]

What is an NFT?

What is an NFT?

From the earliest examples, engraved shells to the current crypto art craze, art has been a part of our society for millenia. Transcending age, race, and religion, everybody creates their own art forms at some point in their life. At the core of it is a love to create, to make something that is pleasing […]

Modular Blockchains and Ethereum

Modular Blockchains

Over the last year there have been a bunch of new buzzwords and phrases entering the Ethereum ecosystem; two of which are associated with the debate around modular blockchains vs. monolithic chains. The biggest proponents to this discussion has been Celestia, who essentially created some of these terminologies and sparked most of the discussion around […]