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On this episode of Bitcoin Mag’s Bitcoin In Asia, one of the most godfathers of Bitcoin — Nick Szabo, Adam Again and David Chaum — speak about the historical past of the generation with host John Riggins. This episode used to be recorded all the way through a are living panel from Seoul at Korea Blockchain Week and is laid out as a historical past of the information and occasions that ended in Bitcoin from their first-person accounts. It additionally options their present ideas on the newest experiments in Bitcoin and what excites them about its long term.
Szabo is a pc scientist, cryptographer, the clothier of BitGold and a wise contracts pioneer. Again is an carried out cryptographer with a pc science PhD in dispensed methods, the inventor of Hashcash and cofounder and CEO of Blockstream. Chaum is perfect recognized for his basic inventions in cryptography, together with privateness generation and safe election methods, in addition to virtual money, and is these days main Elixxir and Praxxis. Each Again and Chaum are cited within the Bitcoin white paper, whilst Szabo’s affect has been discussed through Satoshi on Bitcointalk.org.
From the cryptography and cypherpunk actions to David’s DigiCash, Adam’s Hashcash proof-of-work, Nick’s BitGold and extra, their contributions have been foundational to the advance of Bitcoin, and it used to be interesting to have them in combination and taking part in off of one another in a dialogue of that historical past.