What is the Halvening and why does it happen every four years?
What will be the long-term trends in Bitcoin as the block reward gets smaller? Is the Halvening important in terms of the market activity?

If you would like to see a countdown to the next Halvening, check out the Bitcoin clock: https://www.bitcoinclock.com/

These questions are from the October and November monthly subscriber Q&A sessions, which took place on October 27th and November 17th 2018, respectively.

If you want early-access to talks and a chance to participate in the monthly live Q&As with Andreas, become a patron: https://www.patreon.com/aantonop

Consensus Algorithms, Blockchain Technology, and Bitcoin – https://youtu.be/fw3WkySh_Ho
Advanced Bitcoin Scripting Part 1: Transactions and Multisig – https://youtu.be/8FeAXjkmDcQ
Advanced Bitcoin Scripting Part 2: SegWit, Consensus, and Trustware – https://youtu.be/pQbeBduVQ4I
What is Consensus: Rules without Rulers – https://youtu.be/2tqo7PX5Pyc
Forkology: A Study of Forks for Newbies – https://youtu.be/rpeceXY1QBM
Bitcoin: Where the Laws of Mathematics Prevail – https://youtu.be/HaJ1hvon0E0
What will Bitcoin 1.0 look like? – https://youtu.be/Kh5ASYzt3dU
The mining process – https://youtu.be/L4Xtau0YMJw
Genesis block and coinbase transactions – https://youtu.be/strhfzJ56QE
The rules of Bitcoin (part 1) – https://youtu.be/VnQu4uylfOs
The rules of Bitcoin (part 2) – https://youtu.be/vtIp0GP4w1E
Decentralized power, leaderless governance – https://youtu.be/E5VbDlQTPzU
Scaling, trust, and trade-offs – https://youtu.be/vCxmHwqyJWU
Why running a node is important – https://youtu.be/oX0Yrv-6jVs
Honest nodes and consensus – https://youtu.be/KAhY2ymI-tg
Do “crypto-banks” threaten hard money? – https://youtu.be/Ps78g2_3_6o
Running nodes and payment channels – https://youtu.be/ndcfBfE_yoY
What happens during a fork? – https://youtu.be/XBk8hBJ1xVo
Empty blocks, orphan blocks, and valid chains – https://youtu.be/dizF2S63RXY
SegWit adoption – https://youtu.be/KCsTVTRk6I4
How do mnemonic seeds work? – https://youtu.be/wWCIQFNf_8g

Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and respected figures in bitcoin.

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He is the author of two books: “Mastering Bitcoin,” published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin; “The Internet of Money,” a book about why bitcoin matters.

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MASTERING BITCOIN, 2nd Edition: https://amzn.to/2xcdsY9

Translations of MASTERING BITCOIN: https://bitcoinbook.info/translations-of-mastering-bitcoin/

THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v1: https://amzn.to/2ykmXFs

THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v2: https://amzn.to/2IIG5BJ

Translations of THE INTERNET OF MONEY:
Spanish, ‘Internet del Dinero’ (v1) – https://amzn.to/2yoaTTq
French, ‘L’internet de l’argent’ (v1) – https://www.amazon.fr/Linternet-largent-Andreas-M-Antonopoulos/dp/2856083390
Russian, ‘Интернет денег’ (v1) – https://www.olbuss.ru/catalog/ekonomika-i-biznes/korporativnye-finansy-bankovskoe-delo/internet-deneg
Vietnamese, ‘Internet Của Tiền Tệ’ (v1) – https://alphabooks.vn/khi-tien-len-mang

MASTERING ETHEREUM (Q4): https://amzn.to/2xdxmlK

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