Payments Ep #58

In this special Payments episode of the Solana Podcast, Austin Federa guest hosts a conversation between Jeremy Allaire (CEO, Circle) and Sheraz Shere (Head of Payments, Solana Labs). They discuss merchant payments, stablecoins and Solana Pay: the newly released, open, and free-to-use payments framework built on Solana. Learn more at solanapay.com 00:45 - What is Circle? 03:35 - The use case for stablecoins and the mechanisms to build them 09:34 - Solana Pay 13:42 - Integration of USDC and Stable Coins 18:45 - How could Solana Pay become mainstream? 25:27 - The Solana Pay toolkit 27:39 - Can businesses operate without a bank account? 30:05 - Looking at Data Privacy in Solana Pay and Circle 34:35 - Hopes for Solana hackathon outcomes DISCLAIMER The information on this video is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only, without any express or implied warranty of any kind, including warranties of accuracy, completeness, or fitness for any particular purpose. The information contained in or provided from or through this video is not intended to be and does not constitute financial advice, investment advice, trading advice, or any other advice. The information on this video is general in nature and is not specific to you, the user or anyone else. You should not make any decision, financial, investment, trading or otherwise, based on any of the information presented on this video without undertaking independent due diligence and consultation with a professional broker or financial advisor.