BTC040: Bitcoin ASIC Manufacturing By Blockstream w/ Dr. Adam Back and Samson Mow (Bitcoin Podcast)

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IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:

  • 01:29 - What is the Blockstream Modular Mining Unit (MMU)?
  • 11:29 - Why is Blockstream getting into the manufacturing of ASIC?
  • 21:41 - How has the Blockstream Mining Note (BMN) performed to date?
  • 17:23 - Blockstream Finance and getting into the mortgage space
  • 38:35 - Lightning adoption and wallet integration
  • 57:00 - Blockstream in El Salvador
  • 59:12 - The Gaming space and how it will continue to evolve
  • 01:08:43 - DeFi on Bitcoin via Stacks, Rootstock, or other methods

*Disclaimer: Slight timestamp discrepancies may occur due to podcast platform differences.

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