Built on Bitcoin
E61: Creating the Discord for Web3 - Chris Castiglione - Co-Founder of Console.xyz
May 20, 2022
Discord is the backbone of Web3 communities. It's also full of spam and scams popping up daily. Console.xyz is building a better platform. Chris & his team at Console (inside Trust Machines) are building the tools needed to fuse crypto and communities together.
Discord is the backbone of Web3 communities. It's also full of spam and scams popping up daily. Console.xyz is building a better platform.

Chris & his team at Console (inside Trust Machines) are building the tools needed to fuse crypto and communities together.

What we talk about:
[0:00] Intro
[3:20] What is Console.xyz?
[5:32] Chris's Background
[9:13] Building Distributed Systems Correctly
[10:55] Entrepreneurial Fortitude
[12:34] What was the painpoint that sparked the idea for Console?
[15:22] Decentralized Verified Identities
[19:36] The Dangers of Trading Trust
[22:20] The Future with DAOs
[28:20] What It's Like Building Inside Trust Machines
[32:06] The Future of Console.xyz
[36:16] Closing Thoughts

Follow Chris on Twitter: @castig
Learn more about Console.xyz:
https://www.console.xyz/

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