Peter Vessenes is with us to discuss the Bitcoin ecosystem and share insights, we discuss what it was like to mine Bitcoin early on and go over how the mining pools actually work.
With the origin of Bitcoin a mystery we theorize on who the creator Satoshi Nakamoto is and how Bitcoin has outperformed many people’s expectations.
To get more from Peter: NewAlchemy.io
TOPICS IN THIS INTERVIEW:
01:50 Bitcoin mining in 2010, what was the industry like?
07:40 Centralised element to Bitcoin’s ecosystem
10:50 How do mining pools work
14:10 The mystery of Satoshi Nakamoto
17:40 Bitcoin exceeding expectations
19:30 Where to find out more from Peter and closing thoughts