Austin Griffith, known to be Ethereum’s buidler of builders joins David to discuss how he caught the smart contract bug. He’s been buidling tools specifically for buidlers for many years!
In addition, he’s also no stranger to Optimisms’ retroactive public goods funding, which Vitalik and Karl Floersch spearhead. David and Austin dig deep into all things, Optimisms’ retroactive public goods funding, what tools Austin would recommend for those who are smart contract curious, and so much more!
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4:20 Austin’s Excitement for Smart Contracts
11:22 His Early Dev Career
31:20 Public Goods & Funding
46:45 Retroactive Public Goods Funding Secret Sauce
57:13 EVM Equivalence From Devs’ Perspective
1:00:45 What Austin is Up to Now
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