Tezos Co-Founder Arthur Breitman Looks Forward To No-hype Crypto Shining Through

This week on the Defiant Podcast we speak to Arthur Breitman, the co-founder of Tezos, one of the first alternative (i.e. non Bitcoin) Layer 1 chains.

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Tezos Co-Founder Arthur Breitman Looks Forward To No-hype Crypto Shining Through

Section 1: 0:00:00

Founded along with his wife Kathleen way back in 2014, Tezos mainnet was launched in 2018 as a proof of stake chain with smart contracts which has now become the industry standard, they were very much ahead of their time. But as someone who has been in crypto as long as Arthur, what are his thoughts on the current bear market and how does it compare to previous?

Section 2: 0:20:32

So we know Arthurs views on the market and his expectations, but what about his bread and butter, Tezos? What exactly is it and how does it differ from others such as Bitcoin and Ethereum?

Section 3: 0:29:54

Governance has been a massive topic of discussion within the space of late. It has been an area of ever evolving innovation and with that has also come into massive difficulties in having on-chain governance. Coordinating DAO’s has proven to be complex and layered, whereas many believe simplicity and a minimized governance policy is best. But where do Artur and Tezos stand on this topic and how is governance tackled?

Section 4: 0:53:24

Tezos has been a longstanding proof of stake chain. However, it has been slower to pick up than other Layer 1s such as Ethereum & Solana. Are these upcoming upgrades designed to make way for a deeper defi ecosystem, or are NFT’s a direction that Tezos wants to move towards? What exactly is the future focus of Tezos and what is the roadmap?