01 November 2019

Podcast: Knowledge Session – Myth or reality in cryptocurrency mining

Dr Lewin Boehnke

Dr Lewin Boehnke

CTO at Crypto Storage AG and Head of Research at Crypto Finance AG

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Mining is a component of blockchain economics that is often misunderstood. In this episode we look at the economic and technological roles that mining plays for a cryptocurrency and the implications of these roles.

Our Head of Research, Dr Lewin Boehnke, guides this discussion about the economic of asics, asic resistance, and a few real and potential developments including the impact of botnets in the blockchain era, and how zero knowledge proofs could evolve.

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