Bitcoin: Competitive Currency

Bitcoin is basically a money like any other money. You can spend it on things, you can pay people, except instead of being in physical dollars, where you can hold dollar bills, these coins exist on computers and you hold the coins on your computer. Because it acts very much like gold, you can apply…

Ethereum Q&A: Scams, gambling, and regulation

[ANDREAS] Yes? [AUDIENCE] Can we get your thoughts on regulation when it comes to the scams, [such as] OneCoin? [ANDREAS] The question is, what are my thoughts on regulation when it comes to scams, such as OneCoin. How many people here have heard of OneCoin? How many people here are invested in OneCoin? Ah, phew!…

Ethereum, ICOs, and Rocket Science

What I wanted to talk about today is the concept of a “killer app,” and how we will find it in this space. It is a topic that also comes up with Bitcoin. One of the most common questions I am asked is, “What is the killer app?” “Do you have some thoughts about what…

[HD] O que é Ethereum?

my name is Stefan tio I’m the CCO for this area my background is in IT startups and development my role at etherium is to bring together entrepreneurs developers and investors to build decentralized applications on a platform ether gem is an open-source platform to build distribute next-generation decentralized applications that is applications that have…

Welcome to the new internet | Muneeb Ali | TEDxNewYork

Translator: Yanting Qian Reviewer: Julie Quynh NguyenToday I’m going to tell youabout how I fell in love with the internet.And how I realize that the internetis fundamentally broken in certain ways.But we can fix it.I still remember that I was a kid growing up in Pakistan.It was in 90s.And there was this one nightwhere we…

Bitcoin Q&A: Irreversibility and consumer protection

[AUDIENCE] Let’s imagine that you have some cryptocurrencies.[What if] somebody takes a gun and forces you to transfer your cryptocurrency to some address?Then once that’s done, it cannot be reversed. [inaudible]I personally feel, as a system, the main obstacle to it getting a lot of traction in the mainstream is that…nobody in their right mind…

Bitcoin Q&A: Inspiring cryptocurrency projects

[AUDIENCE] I’m distinctly interested in innovation and pushing out the boundaries of possibilities.In the future, I certainly want to see a lot more when it comes to women being involved.I’m really interested in what projects you see, where the use of cryptocurrency or blockchains has inspired you.What has been most inspiring project you’ve seen, that…