Mar 11, 2021
This week for the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast host Christian
Keroles sat down with the CEO of OKCoin Hong Fang for a wide
ranging conversation about why Bitcoin, onboarding new people, and
Hongs personal journey with bitcoin. Since taking over as the CEO
of OKCoin, Hong has taken swift action to better adapt the exchange
for new user onboarding for for better aligning the exchange and
platform with Bitcoin native technology.
OKCoin has taken the lead in adopting Bitcoin layer 2
technology like Lighting and Blockstack and recently made waves for
delisting prominent Bitcoin forks (BCH and BSV). Fang describes how
these coins in particular where riding off of Bitcoin's coat tails
and how most new users where getting confused by them when they
were really just looking for BTC the Store of Value. The
conversation closes with Hong describing her visions for a Bitcoin
future that is more equitable and just for man kind.
Where was Hong professionally when she discovered
What set her up to understand the problems in society and how
Bitcoin addresses them?
Why is Bitcoin not just another crypto asset? What makes it
OKCoin's effort to support Bitcoin development
Bitcoin Adoption and OKCoin's role in facilitating that.
Hong's perspective about what a bItcoin future looks
Follow Hong on twitter @hfangca