Danny Scott is the CEO of CoinCorner, and Zakk is their Technical Lead working on Lightning.
Danny, Zakk, and I spoke about how CoinCorner merchants are using Lightning today, CoinCorner's new Lightning card, as well as the various Lightning payment standards and UX challenges that still need to be solved.
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00:00 - Intro
02:02 - Danny and Zakk Intro
04:53 - Supporting Bitcoin over Altcoins
10:20 - Why CoinCorner Integrated The Lightning Network
13:54 - Merchants on the Lightning Network
16:49 - Pitching Lightning to New Merchants
23:41 - Are Merchants or Customers More Excited About Lightning?
28:46 - How Large is the Lightning Network?
31:46 - How CoinCorner Can Improve Their Lightning Integrations
38:48 - CoinCorner’s Lightning Card
44:24 - LNURL, BOLT 12, and the Future of Lightning Payments
53:57 - Automatic Swaps Between Lightning and Bitcoin
59:38 - Stablecoins on Lightning
01:03:39 - Why Should Businesses Adopt Lightning?
01:10:30 - What Danny and Zakk are Most Excited About on the Lightning Network
01:17:25 - The Lightning Round