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Coin Stories with Natalie Brunell

May 17, 2024

In this episode with Alex Busarov, founder of Heatbit, we discuss:

  • Mining Bitcoin while heating your home with Heatbit:
  • Will more at-home appliances become miners?
  • Why should people mine Bitcoin at their home or office?
  • Mining pools and centralization risks
  • How much does it cost to mine and what are the chances of winning a Bitcoin block
  • Building a Bitcoin company - the pros and challenges 


Bio: Alex Busarov is the Founder and CEO of Heatbit, the company behind the world’s first Bitcoin-mining home appliances. Think Dyson, but with Bitcoin rewards. Before starting Heatbit, Alex was a consultant at McKinsey, where he worked with major energy companies. His work shaped some of the largest wind and solar energy projects worldwide. The Russian native has spent a lot of time in China, and earned his Bachelor's Degree in Philosophy and Economics from The London School of Economics and Political Science. Follow Alex on X at


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This podcast is for educational purposes and should not be construed as official investment advice.




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