TIL: the VP of Strategy at @Blockstream founded Fedora Linux ~2 decades ago. Just gave a talk about a new, fully p2p, permissionless swap in/out protocol for cheaper and better channel balancing at . It's called PeerSwap, and the prototype will be released "soon-ish":

There are still quite a few talks missing. You can follow the PeerTube account directly for new content:


@raucao @Blockstream what is this Lighting Network you're talking about? 🤔

@RyuKurisu It's a p2p network on top of bitcoin, where you can cheaply and instantly send bitcoin transactions over bi-directional payment channels, which are anchored to the blockchain.

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