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The Merge w/ Justin Drake

Episode Summary

In this episode, Lex interviews Justin Drake, researcher at the Ethereum foundation to talk about all-things-Merge. The Ethereum Merge is the conclusion of years of effort and coordination between a large group developers around the world, realizing the transition from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake. From his position in the Ethereum foundation, Justin offers an insider perspective on the Ethereum ecosystem, the work that went into the Merge, what what we can expect for the future.