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Richie Etwaru, discusses the opportunity and implications of blockchain as a paradigm to slow/chose the expanding trust gap in commerce. He unpacks blockchain to a level of simplicity to be consumed by those that are just starting to understand and explore the paradigm. He lays out a current state of commerce, suggesting that every company is currently at risk of being disrupted or incurring severe strain from a blockchain version of itself. Professionally, Richie Etwaru is a c-level at a Fortune 500 Company, an author, the owner of international patents, the founder of multiple ventures, an experienced keynote speaker, an angel investor, a member of advisory boards, and a recognized thought leader in the area of digital, technology, and design. Specific to this TEDx talk, Richie is an...
With Bitcoin facing an uncertain future, the technology behind Bitcoin -- the blockchain -- is poised to overtake its original application. Startups, central banks and massive financial institutions in New York, London, Shanghai and elsewhere are starting to get in on the game. Watch more: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHRxVckaE8daSH4OEReWshCKWu3iIOIS- Trust Disrupted is based on the book Digital Gold by Nathaniel Popper. Produced by Stateless Media, it is an exclusive TechCrunch series that offers an in-depth look into the how and why of bitcoin. New episodes every day this week. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e
At the heart of Bitcoin is the global network of mines and miners, from the United States to China to the former Soviet Union, who run it. These people not only process every Bitcoin transaction. They also play an outsized role in governing the system -- for better and for worse. Watch more: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHRxVckaE8daSH4OEReWshCKWu3iIOIS- Trust Disrupted is based on the book Digital Gold by Nathaniel Popper. Produced by Stateless Media, it is an exclusive TechCrunch series that offers an in-depth look into the how and why of bitcoin. New episodes every day this week. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e
Joy Token ICO Review: Gaming on the Blockchain Visit them here: https://goo.gl/zuWqsq Developing games in the gambling industry can be a difficult and lengthy process; especially when confronted by a low revenue share, regulatory requirments and integrating your games in the big game providers backend. The larger game developers have their own in-house game development teams and tend to use only a handful of independent game developers, leaving the smaller independent developer with limited access to this ever-growing market. Likewise the end users (game players) miss out on potentially exciting new games and must trust online casino operators who offer little transparency to their players. Additionally, the current business model of traditional developers isn’t reaching all potential ...
Changing the game with TRUST. BANKEX returns trust to the old financial system. Rather than running the risk of becoming obsolete, banks can integrate blockchain API and use it to develop bank-as-a-service (“BaaS”) applications. BANKEX - opening up new sources of capital from real assets with publicly auditable decentralized financing. Walk to the new world together! Specify details: https://bankex.com/whitepaper Ask your questions: http://bit.ly/bankex_tg Share your opinion:http://bit.ly/bankex_fb Follow us: http://bit.ly/bankex_tw Read articles: http://bit.ly/bankex_me For this video we used scenes from: Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS and University of the Philippines Media and Public Relations Office
Odds are that you’ve been hearing more and more about cryptocurrency as digital tokens like bitcoin and ethereum have become valuable commodities. Converts (and investors) say that cryptocurrencies built on blockchain technology represent the future of money, finance, and commerce. But skeptics say that digital currencies represent crowd-sourced pyramid schemes or are fuel for another tech bubble. We met with Olaf Carlson-Wee, who was the first employee at the cryptocurrency broker Coinbase, where he famously took his entire salary in bitcoin. Now, Carlson-Wee runs a hedge fund that deals exclusively in crypto-assets. We talked with Carlson-Wee in San Francisco about money, trust, and how he made his friends rich. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check o...
As Bitcoin has grown, it's been forced to contend with a flood of traffic on the network. Developers are divided about what to do. Watch more: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHRxVckaE8daSH4OEReWshCKWu3iIOIS- Trust Disrupted is based on the book Digital Gold by Nathaniel Popper. Produced by Stateless Media, it is an exclusive TechCrunch series that offers an in-depth look into the how and why of bitcoin. New episodes every day this week. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e
Say hello to the decentralized economy -- the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex (and confusing) technology, Bettina Warburg describes how the blockchain will eliminate the need for centralized institutions like banks or governments to facilitate trade, evolving age-old models of commerce and finance into something far more interesting: a distributed, transparent, autonomous system for exchanging value. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and transla...
What Bitcoin started is metamorphosing into something bigger: a blockchain driven economy with its own value creation, not unlike the Web’s own economy. With the Web, we had e-commerce, e-business, e-services, e-markets, and later the social web arrived with social networks. Soon, we will see a number of emerging businesses that will run on blockchains, and they will create value that didn’t exist before. Money as we know it, and as we earn it, will have competition from cryptocurrency and tokens, as exciting alternatives. At the heart of this evolution, a new system of work is unraveling, one where workers earn and generate economic value while getting compensated inside circular economies that have their own currency and work units. William Mougayar will take you on a journey to disco...
What is the blockchain? If you don't know, you should; if you do, chances are you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate ...
Blockchain explained in plain English Understanding how blockchain works and identifying myths about its powers are the first steps to developing blockchain technologies. Blockchain is an algorithm and distributed data structure for managing electronic cash without a central administrator among people who know nothing about one another. Originally designed for the crypto-currency Bitcoin, the blockchain architecture was driven by a radical rejection of at (government-guaranteed) money and bank-controlled payments. Blockchain is a special instance of Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLTs), almost all of which have emerged in Bitcoin's wake. HOW DOES BLOCKCHAIN WORK? Blockchain is a Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) that was invented to support the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. Bitcoin was ...
Get 10% OFF your Bitmex trades for 6 months: http://bit.ly/2jnmR8s Ulterior States, is a short documentary about bitcoin and blockchain technology from 2015. The film features interviews with many of the people pioneering the blockchain and crypto scene including discussion of the bitcoin soft fork (@ 22:45) occurring Aug 1, 2017 with Bitcoin Cash (BCH). The participatory development, production and post ‘guerilla-film-making-methods’, bounced between (non-academic) literature research, video interviews and studio sessions. This investigative process allowed having real-life conversations with some thought leaders within the Bitcoin ecosystem. In an attempt to portray the community behind the message to adopt a network, being a one-man team allowed for easier access to the subjects. The...
Canadian Regulators Approve Country's First Blockchain ETF - CoinDesk Help Me To Reach 50,000 Subscribe: https://goo.gl/wa2SM8 SOURCE :https://goo.gl/V2dCsm ======================================= Canadian Regulators Approve Country's First Blockchain ETF The Ontario Securities Commission has approved Canada's first blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF), which is set to launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange next week. Harvest Portfolios, an independent Canadian investment management company, filed the preliminary paperwork for its Blockchain Technologies ETF (ticker: HBLK) in January, seeking to provide Canadian investors with the opportunity to buy into the blockchain technology sector, according to the Globe and Mail. The fund will invest "in equity securities of issuers exposed, direc...
Olaf Carlson-Wee is the founder and CEO of Polychain Capital -http://polychain.capital/ Aaron Harris is a Partner at YC - https://twitter.com/harris YC's podcast is hosted by Craig Cannon - http://twitter.com/craigcannon
Dr. Tomicah Tillemann is the Chairman of the Global Blockchain Business Council, a co-founder of the Blockchain Trust Accelerator, and a member of the Advisory Board of the BitFury Group, a leading full-service blockchain company. He is also the Director of the Bretton Woods II program at New America, where he and his team work with the world's largest asset owners to reduce risk and volatility through strategic investments in social impact and development. Between 2010 and 2014, Dr. Tillemann served as a Senior Advisor for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies to Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton and John Kerry. After the recent craze around blockchain technology and the insane growth in the valuation of cryptocurrencies, many of us are wondering about the future of blockchain. Does ...
Five Blockchain Projects Changing the World The Blockchain is changing the world not only in Technology and Economy, but also in social relationship and organization architecture. SmartMesh.io While all blockchains are based on Internet, SmartMesh can extend blockchains outside the boundary of Internet. By embedding blockchain and an off-chain architecture node (Raiden-SmartMesh extension) into smartphones, this forms a Mesh network by directly connecting smartphone to smartphone, or smartphone to smart devices, off-internet communications and payments are made possible. Large scale of edge computing or fog computing will be available. SmartMesh can potentially connect 40 billion people unconnected and bank 20 billion people unbanked, it is the basic protocol for Internet of Things an...
Despite the chaos surrounding cryptocurrencies in the markets, many of our clients are finding ways to leverage blockchain solutions for distributed ledgers and smart contracts. Several Radar entries show maturity in the use of blockchain-related technologies, providing increasingly interesting ways to implement smart contracts, with a variety of techniques and programming languages. Blockchains solve the age-old problem of distributed trust and shared, indelible ledgers. Today, companies are increasing their users' confidence in the underlying mechanics of blockchain implementations. Many industries have distinct distributed trust problems; we expect blockchain solutions to continue to find ways to solve them. –– http://www.thoughtworks.com/radar
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How digital currencies are our future and the power of this new movement. Galia Benartzi is an entrepreneur and community builder from California and Israel. She studied Comparative Literature at Dartmouth College and International Relations & Economics at SAIS Johns Hopkins. In 2005, Galia co-Founded Mytopia, the first social gaming company for smartphones, and in 2010, Particle Code, a cross-platform development technology for mobile applications. In 2013, Galia moved from Silicon Valley to Tel Aviv to support and invest in Israeli technology as a Venture Partner at Founders Fund. Recently she has co-launched numerous local currency pilots to model, build and test software for community marketplace networks. Galia is a founding member of Powder Mountain, permanent home of the Summit com...
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SUPPORT INDEPENDENT MEDIA ➜ https://goo.gl/ctZVpw Patreon Alternative ➜ https://pressfortruth.ca/donate Blockchain technology has revolutionized how we interact with each other and this is only just the beginning! The third wave of the internet is now upon us...the first being domains and email, the second being social media and the third revolutionary wave that is now virtually unstoppable is blockchain technology. In this video Dan Dicks of Press For Truth speaks with Lior Gantz of Wealth Research Group about HIVE Blockchain, a company which just listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange as the first publicly traded blockchain company involved in mining cryptocurrencies! For more information about HIVE visit their site: https://hiveblockchain.com/ To learn more from Lior visit: http://www....
Keywords/phrases: What should NOT go on a blockchain? 80% of what people are saying should be implemented on "blockchain." Right now, "blockchain" is a hammer and everything that looks like a nail is getting hit, which is mostly breaking things and not producing anything useful. Nobody really knows what a blockchain is, and it's being defined in such a ridiculously broad way. "Blockchain" is ultimately a meaningless word. Trust, transparency, and immutability are not properties of the blockchain; they are properties of a system that combines a blockchain, an open consensus mechanism with a proof-of-work investment in extrinsic energy, and a native asset that creates a game-theoretical reward system. They all work in conjunction to massively increase the decentralisation of the system until...
In this video we continue from last time where Nadisha bought the bitcoins at the ATM and we use the same BreadWallet iPhone app to transfer some of the bitcoin back to me on my own BreadWallet app using the QR camera/reader. We also briefly introduce the concepts of transaction inputs and outputs and the concept of the payer paying back change to themselves in the transaction. Thes concepts will be delved into in more detail in later videos, this is more just for setting it up so the penny will drop at that point
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