26 April 2021 · 0 min read

Lightning Network & Strike Launch in El Salvador

In this interview, Peter McCormack of What Bitcoin Did podcast talks to Zap CEO Jack Mallers, Square Crypto's Miles Suter, and Bitcoin Beach's Michael Peterson. They discuss the Lightning Network, international remittance and how Strike solves problems for people in El Salvador.


0:00 Introduction
2:17 Update on Bitcoin Beach
4:23 Bitcoin Education Challenges
9:13 Update from Miles
13:44 What is Strike?
24:22 The El Salvador Situation
28:59 The Bitcoin Use Case
38:05 Update from Jack
45:22 Prototype for the World
52:17 Is Lightning Ready?
55:36 Security & Custody in El Zonte
58:43 Katherine Diaz Tragedy

Recorded on Tuesday, 6th April, 2021.