Everything You Need to Know About Cross-chain Bridges in 2022 - Pranay Mohan, Nomad, Ep. 195

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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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