Last weekend (8-9 October) they came together in Milan, Italy at Scaling Bitcoin #3. I was not present, but I still wanted to add value as I fundamentally believe an open blockchain like Bitcoin's can make the world a better place. So I went through all the transcripts on scalingbitcoin.org to create a (hopefully) clear overview of the future of Bitcoin for (potential) Bitcoin users.
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