João Almeida from Open Node discusses payment processing via lightning network.

João Almeida from OpenNode discusses payment processing via lightning network.

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Show Notes

  • 01:15 - What brought João to bitcoin.
  • 02:10 - What is OpenNode doing?
  • 03:03 - Where are we using Lightning Network?
  • 04:10 - João explains how the lightning network works.
  • 06:45 - The biggest challenge that OpenNode might face.
  • 09:00 - Where are we at with adoption of lightning?
  • 11:36 - What is onion routing and why is it important to include?
  • 13:37 - Why has João chosen to work on OpenNode?
  • 15:20 - Trace and João discuss how the nature of value exchange will be disrupted.
  • 16:00 - What are some hard examples of potential lightning network use?
  • 18:38 - What will we see being built on top of lightning?
  • 22:37 - What is João’s sense of the future?