Published on September 4th, 2015 | by bitcoin0
Bitcoin Governance: We Need a New Approach, Says Gavin Andresen
Bitcoin Core Developer and Bitcoin Foundation Chief Scientist Gavin Andresen was recently interviewed by Brian Fabian Crain and Sébastien Couture for an episode of Epicenter Bitcoin.
The conversation mainly focused on Bitcoin governance and the various ways in which developers can come to consensus on changes to the Bitcoin protocol.
What is Bitcoin Governance?
That’s why, at this point, there are five people who have commit access to the GitHub Bitcoin source tree.
One could view this alternative implementation as yet another experiment in the search for a proper consensus mechanism in Bitcoin development.