I Survived on Bitcoin for 14 Days | Cointelegraph Documentary

I Survived on Bitcoin for 14 Days | Cointelegraph Documentary

Here we are at the gas station. Let’s go see if they’d actually take Bitcoin here. Excuse me, quick question. Do you guys accept Bitcoin, no? Do we take Bitcoin? No. Have you heard of Bitcoin? Oh, okay. I’m doing a survey about Bitcoin. Not interested. Cryptocurrencies and digital assets marked the frontier of the technological world. They are the Wild West of the Internet. Loosely regulated, highly volatile entities…

Parity’s Jutta Steiner: ‘Web 3.0 Will Evolve as Interoperability and Usability Improve’

Interviewer: So I was wondering if you could start just by telling me about your background and what made you end up working with cryptocurrencies and blockchain specifically? J: My name is Jutta Steiner, I’m the CEO of Parity. I started this company three years ago, together with Gavin Wood, who was one of the original co-founders of Ethereum, and I myself used to work for the Ethereum Foundation, looking…

Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS: Is the Future of Finance Decentralized? | Crypto DeFiance 2019

Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS: Is the Future of Finance Decentralized? | Crypto DeFiance 2019

Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS: these are not simply cryptocurrencies. They are the foundation of decentralized finance. DeFi aims to revolutionize the traditional financial system by empowering the individual and bypassing centralized intermediaries. Although these are still the early days of DeFi, innovation is happening fast. What can we take that’s centralized, make it decentralized and see some kind of tangible improvement. Bitcoin is decentralized. It’s the only thing that’s decentralized. Everything…

What Are The World’s Strongest Currencies?

What Are The World’s Strongest Currencies?

In December 2015, the International Monetary Fund welcomed the Chinese yuan into its elite club of global currencies. This means that the yuan, also called the renminbi, will join the US dollar, the Euro, the British pound and the Japanese yen as the world’s most reliable and freely usable denominations. So, What makes a strong currency? Well, the strength of a currency is generally measured by its purchasing power, which…

Bitcoin or Altcoins: Eric Crown Vs. Jacob Canfield | Crypto Duel

Bitcoin or Altcoins: Eric Crown Vs. Jacob Canfield | Crypto Duel

So, we’re here with another crypto duel with Jacob Canfield and Eric Krown. And today we’re gonna be talking about a few different things. And we’re going to start and just jump right into it. So if you guys want to bump gloves, have a fair fight. You don’t watch boxing? I’m just kidding. Well, to be honest, man, it’s good to meet you. It’s good to meet you, Jacob….

How Blockchain Is Disrupting Global Business | Sibos 2019

How Blockchain Is Disrupting Global Business | Sibos 2019

Do you think that cryptocurrencies will potentially see their end? No, I don’t. Some of these technologies, by their very nature, are quite provocative to the status quo. Everywhere we look, probably around every case, there’s at least 30 percent of process inefficiency. Now, more than 90 percent of the top 50 global banks are doing at least one experiment in blockchain in trade finance. Welcome to SIBOS 2019. Since…

The History of the European Central Bank

After two world wars in less than a century, many people sought the means to prevent such devastation from happening again. One idea put forward by a French civil servant, Jean Monnet, and taken up by France’s foreign minister at the time, Robert Schuman, was to pool the industries that were seen as the engines of war: coal and steel. In 1951, six countries – France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg…

Cryptocurrency: The Future of Money?

– Even if you don’t really understand what it actually is, you might still be feeling some serious Bitcoin FOMO. Remember those headlines from 2017? Like that teenager from Idaho who bought a bunch of Bitcoin with birthday money from his grandma and became one of the youngest Bitcoin millionaires. And yeah, he’s being super modest about it, too. Bitcoin’s value exploded in 2017. It wasn’t all that long ago…

Bitcoin or Altcoins: Eric Crown Vs. Jacob Canfield | Crypto Duel

So, we’re here with another crypto duel with Jacob Canfield and Eric Krown. And today we’re gonna be talking about a few different things. And we’re going to start and just jump right into it. So if you guys want to bump gloves, have a fair fight. You don’t watch boxing? I’m just kidding. Well, to be honest, man, it’s good to meet you. It’s good to meet you, Jacob….