Blockchain Disrupts Election

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”

I Can Do What Now?!

An essay on the implications of blockchain and cryptocurrency technology as understood by a tech simpleton. Despite having grown up on a diet of technological accessibility, the only command I have over a computer is playing games, sending email, or surfing the occasional web site.  Also I don’t really use Twitter or even Facebook. AndContinue reading “I Can Do What Now?!”

Latest Updates : Another Stream of Consciousness

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: Chain Core : What Every Developer Needs to Get Started With Block Chain – http://www.chain.com

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”

Bitcoin News #27

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”

Can You Live Your @LifeOnBitcoin

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”