09 August 2021 · 0 min read

Fighting Regulation with Decentralization

In this episode of What Bitcoin Did podcast, host Peter McCormack interviews Erik Voorhess, CEO of ShapeShift, and Bitcoiner Udi Wertheimer. They talk about increasing regulatory pressure, ways to decentralize a centralized company, and whether crypto tokens have merit.

Episode timestamps:

00:00:00 Introduction
00:07:19 Shapeshift and Regulations
00:16:28 Exiting with decentralisation
00:22:01 Arms race of decentralisation
00:29:50 Decentralising a company
00:39:12 Protocol equity?
00:41:58 Merit of tokens?
00:48:58 Risks an Incentives
00:54:45 Infrastructure bill regulations

The talk was recorded on August 3, 2021.