Ethereum is the Forefront of Digital Currency

In this episode featuring Fred Ehrsam, Co-Founder of Coinbase, you’ll learn:

  • How Ethereum is pouring rocket fuel on digital currency app development
  • Why no killer apps have emerged for Bitcoin beyond potentially being a store of value
  • Why Ethereum, with its easy to use programming language, is leading the rise of more diversified decentralized applications
  • Why some of the fundamental beliefs of the Bitcoin and Ethereum communities lead to different priorities and development outcomes
  • Why Ethereum has a bright future ahead of it, led by a strong developer community and an emphasis on scalability and growth
  • How the rate of change in digital currencies is accelerating


A Beginner’s Guide to Tezos

In this episode featuring early Coinbase employee Linda Xie, you’ll learn:

  • What the Tezos protocol is, who the founders are, and how it compares to Ethereum
  • How the Tezos approach to upgrading functionality compares to blockchains such as Bitcoin and Ethereum
  • How developers in the Tezos ecosystem are compensated for their code
  • The differences and advantages between PoW (Proof of Work) and PoS (Proof of Stake)
  • How Tezos’ formal verification feature — allowing developers to mathematically prove the correctness of their smart contract code — could be used