Mastering Lightning and BTCPay server

Andreas M. Antonopoulos, world-renowned bitcoin speaker & author, joins Stephan Livera Podcast to talk about some of his latest projects and efforts in Bitcoin.

Topics discussed

  • Mastering Lightning – new book coming
  • Developments in Lightning.
  • Inbound capacity and better UX
  • Streaming Money
  • Using BTCPayServer to be a merchant
  • Not your keys, not your consensus rules.

Stephan Livera Podcast transcript

 

Video Highlights

Mastering Lightning a book by Andreas is open source and available on Github. watch the book as it is written!

Most exciting developments in Lightning for 2020, AMP (atomic-multi-part-payments), and Submarine swaps.

What are the things that still need work on Lightning? Inbound capacity and better user experience.

Cutting down the window of risk with micropayments. Streaming money is an obvious advantage in gaming.

Not your keys, not your consensus rules. 

RELATED: Bitcoin, Lightning, and Streaming Money – https://youtu.be/gF_ZQ_eijPs

The Internet of Money: Five Years Later – https://youtu.be/6xIq0FdmsIA
Wallets, nodes, and monetary sovereignty – https://youtu.be/8Hb3tUn8s4E
Honest nodes and consensus – https://youtu.be/KAhY2ymI-tg
Node compatibility, Lightning, and incentives –https://youtu.be/x1on0sdTU4M
Why running a node is important – https://youtu.be/oX0Yrv-6jVs 
Unspent transaction output (UTXO) – https://youtu.be/ZCsakXHiwlw
How to get people to care about security – https://youtu.be/Ji1lS9NMz1E
 

Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and respected figures in bitcoin.

Follow on Twitter: @aantonop https://twitter.com/aantonop
He is the author of two books: “Mastering Bitcoin,” published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin; “The Internet of Money,” a book about why bitcoin matters. Subscribe to the channel to learn more about Bitcoin & open blockchains; click on the red bell to enable notifications about new videos!
MASTERING BITCOIN, 2nd Edition: https://amzn.to/2xcdsY9
THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v1: https://amzn.to/2ykmXFs
THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v2: https://amzn.to/2IIG5BJ
MASTERING ETHEREUM (Q4): https://amzn.to/2xdxmlK
 

Stephan Livera Podcast transcript

 

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