Epicenter brings you in-depth conversations about the technical, economic and social implications of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies. Every week, we interview business leaders, engineers academics and entrepreneurs, and bring you a diverse spectrum of opinions and points of view.
Epicenter is hosted by Sebastien Couture, Brian Fabian Crain, Meher Roy, Sunny Aggarwal, and Friederike Ernst. Since 2014, episodes have been downloaded over 4 million times.
Alex Gluchowski: zkSync – The First EVM-Compatible zkRollup Protocol
Alex Gluchowski is co-founder of Matter Labs, and co-creator of zkSync. We spoke with Alex in depth about how the protocol works and the potential for a highly scalable transaction and application layer on Ethereum.
Roman Semenov: Tornado Cash – Keeping Your Ethereum Transactions Private
We were joined by Roman Semenov, co-founder of Tornado Cash, to talk about how the protocol works, how it was set up, community governance, and where he sees Tornado Cash's position in the quickly growing privacy ecosystem on Ethereum.
Alex Masmej: Showtime – Building the Open Social Graph With NFTs
We were joined by Alex Masmej, Co-founder and CEO of Showtime, to chat about why he got into NFTs and in particular crypto art, how Showtime works and its purpose, and the future of the platform.
Danny Ryan: Ethereum Foundation – An Eth2 Progress Update
Danny Ryan, Researcher with Ethereum Foundation, joined us for a progress update and chat about how the Eth 2 protocol will work in its steady state, what has launched so far, what happens in The Merge, and how PoS will affect centralization tendencies.
Scoopy Trooples: Alchemix – Financial Alchemy Through Self-Repaying Loans
We were joined by Alchemix co-founder Scoopy Trooples, who gave us a deep look into how the protocol works, alUSD and the ALCX token, and what is coming out soon with V2.
Michael Egorov: Curve Finance – The Stablecoin Exchange Protocol
We were joined by Curve Finance Founder, Michael Egorov, to chat about why he created the protocol and his long term vision for the project.
Epicenter does such a good job covering a variety of topics. The guests offer valuable insight as well. I would recommend this podcast to anyone looking to be inspired and motivated!
I find that most of the episodes keep me very engaged. And being newer to the the crypto space, I learn lots about the space as they cover a variety of topics.
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When listening i this podcast, you gain a lot of insight. The guests are amazing, the information that they share is priceless. After listening to each episode, you feel more informed and prepared to accomplish your goals in the crypto industry.