Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake -- Vlad Zamfir on Ethereum's 'Casper'

How does systems designer Vlad Zamfir plan to migrate a multi-million dollar crypto network from one mining type to another? What might be lost in the process, and what might be gained? What is not yet decided? Questions submitted by viewers via r/TheDailyDecrypt and r/Ethereum.

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    So basically we're using the term "validators" instead of "banks". Right?

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