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The podcast covers fundamentals, technologies, and latest developments of the Blockchain ecosystem. It offers a technical deep-dive and context for emerging technologies in the Blockchain and Crypto landscape.

Explain Blockchain Peter Ullrich

    • Technology
    • 4.6, 7 Ratings

The podcast covers fundamentals, technologies, and latest developments of the Blockchain ecosystem. It offers a technical deep-dive and context for emerging technologies in the Blockchain and Crypto landscape.

    Talking Scalability, Side Chains, and Interoperability with Charles Hoskinson

    Talking Scalability, Side Chains, and Interoperability with Charles Hoskinson

    Charles Hoskinson, the co-founder of Ethereum and founder of the Cardano project discusses how to build a blockchain made for scalability and interoperability using research-based development. Charles also gives an introduction into Side Chains and how IOHK, the company building the Cardano platform, approaches this new field of research.
    Shownotes
    Cardano Overview by Charles Hoskinson
    Introduction into Side Chains
    Cardano Paper on Side Chains
    Charles' Twitter
    Charles' Telegram

    • 33 min
    Is the Blockchain GDPR compliant?

    Is the Blockchain GDPR compliant?

    The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) comes into effect on the 25th of May, 2018. For not complying, the fees are up to 20 million Euro. This is why Peter goes through the regulations that effect Blockchain and how you can become compliant (probably). No legal advice, but good old speculation will give you an overview of what GDPR is and what to look out for.

    • 14 min
    How to improve Privacy on the Blockchain?

    How to improve Privacy on the Blockchain?

    Peter talks through the current state of privacy on the Bitcoin blockchain and presents different methods of increasing said privacy. Topics include CoinJoin, Mixers, TumbleBit, Confidential Transactions and Schnorr Signatures.

    • 30 min
    What are Wallets?

    What are Wallets?

    Peter talks about different types of wallets and their security. The underlying technology of hierarchical deterministic (HD) wallets is discussed as well as Full Node and Simplified Payment Verification (SPV) wallets.

    • 22 min
    How to scale the Blockchain?

    How to scale the Blockchain?

    Peter discussed the hot topic of how to scale the Blockchain. He talks about SegWit, Blocksize and the Lightning Network and explains how SegWit and Lightning work in detail.

    • 27 min
    What are Consensus Protocols?

    What are Consensus Protocols?

    In the second episode, Peter talks about the Proof of Work and Proof of Stake consensus protocols. The importance of consensus protocols are explained and Peter goes into detail with PoW and PoS.

    • 20 min

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