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Oct 18, 2022

Cosmos has grown to become one of the largest blockchain ecosystem, with apps and services trading at more than $59 billion market cap


However, the community has always criticized ATOM, the token that powers the ecosystem, for its inability to accrue value


ATOM 2.0 is here to change that. 


Today on Blockcrunch, we have 2 Cosmos experts to share with us:

  • The 4 proposed changes of ATOM 2.0
  • How value can be accrued to ATOM after the change
  • Timeline of upcoming updates


Host: Jason Choi @mrjasonchoi . Not financial advice.


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(00:00:00) – Introduction

(00:02:27) – Overview of Cosmos

(00:05:07) – What is ATOM 2.0

(00:12:16) – Change in ATOM’s monetary policy

(00:15:21) – Rationale for channeling more emissions into Cosmos’ Treasury

(00:17:29) – Mechanics of ATOM liquid staking

(00:19:42) – What is Interchain Security

(00:25:33) – What is Interchain Scheduler 

(00:36:47) – What is Interchain Allocator

(00:44:09) – Is Mesh Network synergistic with ATOM 2.0?


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