I just got these article yesterday. I have not had time to digest them all: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=13010016 http://fortune.com/2016/11/21/goldman-sachs-r3-blockchain-consortium/ http://www.wsj.com/articles/goldman-sachs-drops-out-of-r3-blockchain-group-1479730906
This Is How the Blockchain Will Disrupt The Election System The presidential election of 2016 is a watershed event in American and global politics. This is true for a number of reasons. What interests me most as a technologist working with blockchains, especially Ethereum , is the mounting evidence we’ve seen through its lens thatContinue reading “Blockchain Disrupts Election”
The technology’s potential goes way beyond finance. http://www.wsj.com/articles/how-blockchain-will-change-your-life-1478564751?tesla=y&__prclt=GMzFbROn
Ryan Smith is Chain’s co-founder and CTO. This talk will showcase Chain’s technology stack and engineering practices. We’ll take a deep dive into how we keep the platform fast and available.
I have bunch of new links to post. Also, I have taken a Bitcoin Class by Scott Driscoll on PluralSight. My favorite block chain developer platform : https://chain.com/ Op-Ed: What Is the True Meaning of “Decentralization” in Blockchain Technology? https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/bitcoins-are-not-tied-up-on-the-lightning-network-say-creators-poon-and-dryja-2460559109 The Lightning Network is viewed by many as a serious improvement for Bitcoin in termsContinue reading “Latest Updates : Another Stream of Consciousness”
Updated: As a follow up, in less than an hour, using Chain Core, I created some digital assets, created some users, and executed some trades. Nice job https://chain.com/ https://chain.com/docs/core/get-started/five-minute-guide I really like the Chain.com implementation of the blockchain. It reminds me of running Apache Tomcat of the first time back in 1999. The developerContinue reading “Updated: Chain Core : What Every Developer Needs to Get Started With Block Chain – http://www.chain.com”
World Crypto Network Streamed live on Oct 23, 2016 Bitcoin news for the week of Oct 17th with @theonevortex, @Tone_LLT, @AnselLindner, @alex_sterk & special guest @Renegadeinvestoruk ——————————————————– We are talking with Edward Blake the creator of http://www.renegadeinvestor.co.uk/. -Introductions -Is ViaBTC gaining any ground? Are we worried ViaBTC might block the segwit fork? -R3Continue reading “Bitcoin News #27”
Shiftpayments The Bitcoin Debit Card: https://www.shiftpayments.com/card
How about living your life on Bitcoin: @LifeonBitcoin In 2013, a young couple decided to put Bitcoin (and themselves) to the ultimate test. If Bitcoin is going to change the world, it has to start with regular people using it every day. Can Beccy and Austin live only on Bitcoin for every living expense forContinue reading “Can You Live Your @LifeOnBitcoin”
I just finished Nathaniel Popper‘s great book on Bitcoin. Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money. It was a great read and other than the title being too long, it’s a great primer on the people and businesses participating in the crypto-currency market.