At this point, the protocols that support the web are relatively well-defined. The protocols that will shape widespread blockchain adoption, however, are still up for grabs.
In a larger cultural and lifestyle context, many crypto community members are both bio-hackers and computer hackers.
The mathematics behind this methodology is so complicated that even Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of the second-most popular cryptocurrency, calls it “moon math.”
Bitcoin has been in production for ten years and is still going strong.
Black markets have predated bitcoin by millennia. So to claim that bitcoin somehow created illicit black-market trade is absurd.
It’s not a coincidence that Satoshi Nakamoto isn’t easily identifiable.
Nowadays, bitcoin and blockchain are buzzwords. Everyone and their dog has an opinion about the technologies, and will quite happily tell you whether to buy, sell,...
The following is adapted from Bitcoin Pizza: The No-Bullshit Guide to Blockchain.
Only when you put your agenda (aka your ego) aside can you truly build trust and connect with other people. Philosophers have been grappling with the...