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I'm syncing my node with geth and I used the light mode.
>start geth --syncmode "light"
Then a parameter type="bloombits" appeared. What is bloombits?
At its simplest, from doc.go:
// Package bloombits implements bloom filtering on batches of data.
Of interest: How does Ethereum make use of bloom filters? (In short, to allow efficient searching over event logs.)
One step further back: Bloom Filter (Wikipedia)
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