Episode 107

Real Time Kollisions


November 5th, 2023

49 mins 22 secs

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About this Episode



  • The Kollider lightning derivatives exchange is shutting down after failing to find enough traders willing to use lightning

  • Cyrpto VC and Bitcoin writer Nic Carter has been distributing bounties to debunk the Wall Stree Journal, a financial newspaper, article that claimed Hamas' recent terrorist attack was funded by 'crypto'

  • As SBF is found guilty on all chargers, the WSJ has an interesting profile of Do Kwan, the founder of the bankrupt Terra-Luna algorithmic stablecoin system



  • Kraken is complying with the US IRS' John Doe summons turning over large amounts of data on customers with more than $20k in trades


  • SafeMoon not safe from the US Dept of Justice, who have arrested several founders on fraud charges

Bitcoin Education

  • Bitcoin optech covers discussions around bitcoin scripting, the main divergence appears to be more expressive (computationally expensive) script, vs a witness model where the logic/computation lives off chain but he blockchain holds


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