Epicenter - Learn about Crypto, Blockchain, Ethereum, Bitcoin and Distributed Technologies

Epicenter brings you in-depth conversations about the technical, economic and social implications of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies. Every week, we interview business leaders, engineers academics and entrepreneurs, and bring you a diverse spectrum of opinions and points of view. Epicenter is hosted by Sebastien Couture, Brian Fabian Crain, Meher Roy, Sunny Aggarwal, and Friederike Ernst. Since 2014, episodes have been downloaded over 4 million times.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h8m. Bisher sind 953 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 61 days 14 hours 53 minutes


episode 403: Paul Kohlhaas & Tyler Golato: VitaDAO – The Collective Funding Longevity Research

We were joined by Tyler Golato and Paul Kohlhaas, co-founders of Molecule and initiators of VitaDAO to talk about how drug discovery and approval currently works, what the status of longevity research is, what role IP plays -- and how all of this could change in the future with DAOs like VitaDAO.


 2021-08-04  1h27m

episode 402: Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum - Can It Go Beyond DeFi?

Vitalik Buterin joins us for an in-depth conversation at EthCC 4 in Paris.


 2021-07-29  54m

episode 401: Ambre Soubiran, Jerome de Tychey & Mounir Benchemled: EthCC 4 – Liberté, Égalité, Décentralisé

For this EthCC recap panel, we're joined by Kaiko CEO Ambre Soubiran, Ethereum France President Jerome de Tychey, and ParaSwap Founder Mounir Benchemled. We discussed the conference, how the ecosystem has evolved this past year, the rapid growth of DeFi and NFTs, and what to look forward to as the community continues to grow.


 2021-07-25  42m

episode 400: Sunny Aggarwal: Osmosis – The AMM Protocol Built for Liquidity Providers

Head of the Osmosis development team, Sunny Aggarwal, joined us for a chat about why the protocol was built and the problem it solves, the wider Cosmos ecosystem, and the roadmap for the protocol.


 2021-07-16  1h1m

episode 399: Felix Leupold: CowSwap – Tackling the Shortcomings of AMMs

We were joined by Felix Leupold, software developer at Gnosis to discuss CowSwap and the future of decentralized exchanges.


 2021-07-08  1h9m

episode 398: Cassidy Daly & Lucas Vogelsang: Centrifuge – Introducing Real-World DeFi

We were joined by Lucas Vogelsang, CEO & Centrifuge Co-founder, and Cassidy Daly, Token Design & Research at Centrifuge. They explained why they built the protocol and how it works, the first application built on top, Tinlake, its integration with other DeFi platforms such as Maker, and their vision for the future.


 2021-06-30  1h3m

episode 397: Dankrad Feist: Ethereum Foundation – An Eth2 Progress Update #2

We were joined by Dankrad Feist, who heads the sharding and statelessness research at the Ethereum Foundation, for a second update on Ethereum 2.0.


 2021-06-22  55m

episode 396: Alex Gluchowski: zkSync – The First EVM-Compatible zkRollup Protocol

Alex Gluchowski is co-founder of Matter Labs, and co-creator of zkSync. We spoke with Alex in depth about how the protocol works and the potential for a highly scalable transaction and application layer on Ethereum.


 2021-06-15  1h8m

episode 395: Roman Semenov: Tornado Cash – Keeping Your Ethereum Transactions Private

We were joined by Roman Semenov, co-founder of Tornado Cash, to talk about how the protocol works, how it was set up, community governance, and where he sees Tornado Cash's position in the quickly growing privacy ecosystem on Ethereum.


 2021-06-08  41m

episode 394: Alex Masmej: Showtime – Building the Open Social Graph With NFTs

We were joined by Alex Masmej, Co-founder and CEO of Showtime, to chat about why he got into NFTs and in particular crypto art, how Showtime works and its purpose, and the future of the platform.


 2021-06-02  1h7m