Open Heart Surgery: Inside Ethereum’s Crucial Replacement of the EVM


Stored across tens of thousands of nodes that make up the platform, the ethereum virtual machine, or EVM, is responsible for executing the countless tokens, dapps, DAOs and digital kittens of which the blockchain is comprised of.

It’s an engine on top of which the entirety of ethereum operates, and it speaks in a language named «EVM bytecode» — raw, 256‐bit strings of information that can deliver any conceivable equation (providing it falls within the platform’s self‐imposed limit, gas).

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