Lyle Pratt is the founder and CEO of Vida, a platform for letting anyone monetize their time with paid messages, calls, and livestreams.
In our discussion, Lyle explained how Vida works, the role Lightning payments might play across social media, his experience building on Lightning to date, and how Vida could help more people earn more Bitcoin.
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00:00 - Intro
02:06 - Lyle Pratt Intro
05:37 - Vida’s Vision
12:27 - Why is Money the Right Tool to Reduce Spam?
18:08 - Will Advertisers Target Vida Users?
22:53 - Emerging Vida Use Cases
32:25 - Payment Splits and Referral Systems
41:59 - Vida Adoption To Date
43:46 - Lyle’s Experience Building on Lightning
57:47 - Creators Earning on Vida
1:02:20 - How Will Vida Capture Value?
1:16:47 - The Lightning Round