J. Ayo Akinyele Talks Lightning Network & Building Bolt

Episode 73 · April 17th, 2019 · 57 mins 5 secs

About this Episode

In this week's episode, we invite J. Ayo Akinyele to the podcast. Ayo is a co-Founder of Bolt Labs which will be focused on developing the Bolt Protocol, a privacy preserving layer 2 approach for anonymous micropayments, which is similar to Lightning Network.

Bolt, which stands for Blind, Offchain, Lightweight, Transactions, could be used for both scaling zcash or providing a scalable privacy solution for other chains.

Here are some additional resources:

Here is some additional information about the Lightning Network and the projects Casa Nodes and Bitrefill which are mentioned in the episode.


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