BTC040: Bitcoin ASIC Manufacturing By Blockstream w/ Dr. Adam Back and Samson Mow (Bitcoin Podcast)

IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:01:29 - What is the Blockstream Modular Mining Unit (MMU)?11:29 - Why is Blockstream getting into the manufacturing of ASIC?21:41 - How has the Blockstream Mining Note (BMN) performed to date?17:23 - Blockstream Finance and getting into the mortgage space38:35 - Lightning adoption and wallet integration57:00 - Blockstream in El Salvador59:12 - The Gaming space and how it will continue to evolve01:08:43 - DeFi on Bitcoin via Stacks, Rootstock, or other methods*Disclaimer: Slight timestamp discrepancies may occur due to podcast platform differences.BOOKS AND RESOURCESBlockstream's WebsiteJohn Pfeffer's article - An Institutional Investor's Take on CryptoassetsFollow Samson Mow on TwitterFollow Dr. Adam Back on TwitterFind people with the right experience and invite them to apply to your job. Try ZipRecruiter for FREE todayCommunicate your ideas in the best way possible with CanvaUnleash your investing potential with Equity TrustJoin OurCrowd and get to invest in medical technology, breakthroughs in ag tech and food production, solutions in the multi-billion dollar robotic industry, and so much moreGet into a topic quickly, find new topics, and figure out which books you want to spend more time listening to more deeply with Blinkist. Get 25% off and a 7-day free trial todayStart feeling better with a single message. Match with a licensed therapist with Talkspace and get $100 off your first month with the promo code WSBTeach kids good money habits the fun and easy way with GoHenry’s debit card for kids and app for parents. Get one free month with promo code WSBDonate to GiveWell’s recommended charities and have your donation matched up to $1,000 before the end of August or as long as matching funds last if you've never donated before. Pick PODCAST and We Study Billionaires or enter code TIP at checkoutThe all-electric Cooper SE starts at only $29,900. It’s everything you love about MINI fully electrified. Reserve yours nowGet up to 40% off + Free Shipping on Four Sigmatic‘s Mushroom Coffee bundlesHave high quality, sustainably-sourced Wild-Caught Seafood delivered right to your door with Wild Alaskan Company. Order today and get $15 off your 1st box of premium seafoodRead the 9 Key Steps to Effective Personal Financial ManagementBrowse through all our episodes (complete with transcripts) hereSupport our free podcast by supporting our sponsorsSee Privacy Policy at and California Privacy Notice at

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