We Are Developers is a conference catering to a developer audience. I’ve spoken live at this event many times before but due to COVID, the event this year was held online. This is a technical talk, specifically intended for developers. If you want an understanding how bitcoin and the lighting network actually work behind the scenes then this talk is for you.
0:00 A technical introduction to the Lightning Network
0:19 Download the slides and use them under a Creative Commons license
0:36 Book: Mastering Bitcoin 2nd Edition, where to find it
1:21 Book: Mastering the Lighting Network, where to find it and how to collaborate
1:52 40+ ad-free videos on the Lightning Network
2:19 What is the Lightning Network?
2:40 BOLT Standard
2:57 Overview of the presentation: Bitcoin transactions, Bitcoin scripts, Multi-signature scripts, Timelocks, and Payment Channels
3:45 How Bitcoin transactions are structured
This talk was delivered at the virtual We Are Developers Congress on May 25th, 2020.