Bitcoin Spaces Live

Bitcoin Spaces Live

Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin Spaces Live are recordings of conversations from Bitcoin Magazine Twitter Spaces. These are wide ranging conversations from the Bitcoin Magazine team, bitcoiners, experts, and other stake holders from the bitcoin community.

Categories: Technology

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Chapters and Timestamps From This Episode:

  • [00:47] Chapter 1: What inspired Nic and Lucas’ new article for Bitcoin Magazine? Plus, clarifying how blockchains actually work.
  • [01:46] Chapter 2: Misconceptions circling the Bitcoin space: Does POW = high transaction fees?
  • [05:00] Chapter 3: POW 101.
  • [12:27] Chapter 4: What POW does and does not do.
  • [20:11] Chapter 5: What is “pruning?”
  • [24:16] Chapter 6: POW has nothing to do with how scalable a network is.
  • [31:05] Chapter 7: Diving into POS. Does POS have a purpose and can it be decentralized?
  • [42:38] Chapter 8: Is POW a projection of power?
  • [53:00] Chapter 9: The group’s takes on ETH attempting to switch over to POS.
  • [57:44] Chapter 10: What could a majority validator do for Bitcoin?
  • [1:02:40] Chapter 11: How is Coin Metrics currently involved with ETH and what does it mean for the crypto landscape?
  • [1:08:50] Chapter 12: Thoughts on Bitcoin’s incentive structure and uncertainties about the mining ecosystem.
  • [1:20:30] Chapter 13: Arguments against those saying Bitcoin’s POW doesn’t have utility.
  • [1:25:44] Chapter 14: Closing comments. What Bitcoin’s energy consumption is really bringing to the world.v

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