Industry Legends

Bitcoin Q&A: Do miners control consensus? - The 5 Consensus Communities

In this talk, Andreas looks at scaling as an ongoing process. Using the example of the Internet which has "failed to scale, gracefully for 25...

Bitcoin Q&A: How does Bitcoin differ from other altcoins? - The Cryptocurrency Economy

Keywords/phrases: Why bitcoin? How Bitcoin has changed since the beginning. What remains the same is the brand and the fundamental properties. 21...

Bitcoin Q&A: Someone said bitcoin is "dead". What do you say?

Keywords/phrases: Doubt about Bitcoin's future. Mt Gox. What happens if the bitcoin price goes to zero? The sentimental and historical value of...

Bitcoin Q&A: Why KYC is dangerous - Microviolations of Privacy As Payment

A talk about privacy, identity, surveillance, hierarchies and the future of network-centric private and secure money. Keywords/phrases: Bitcoin...

Bitcoin Q&A: Why historical transitions aren't "smooth" - Fiat to Cryptocurrency

Keywords/phrases: The transition from fiat to cryptocurrency. History doesn't do "smooth," rather puncuated equilibrium. Destroying wealth of the...

Bitcoin Q&A: How Bitcoin will scale gracefully, over and over again - Scaling Options

Keywords/phrases: Bitcoin's graceful scalability over decades. Bitcoin scalability problems and options to “solve” it over and over again. Scaling...