Meinhard Benn

Dark Wallet, Bitcoins for MIT, Bitcoin’s Limitations and Mining

For episode 18, Meinhard Benn was on as our guest host, while Sebastien was enjoying a few days off. Meinhard is the lead software developer for Bitcoin Brothers, a Bitcoin mining startup based in Berlin.

Topics we discussed in this episode
  • Dark Wallet: Features, privacy and is this good or bad for Bitcoin?
  • Every MIT undergrad will receive $100 in BTC
  • Can Bitcoin scale? Blocksize, bandwidth, etc.
  • Bitcoin Brothers’ ambitious mining project