Tag: blockchain

Bitcoin Q&A: Taxation and failed societies

[AUDIENCE] Hi, Andreas. Thank you for coming. Here in Argentina people don’t like to pay taxes. [Laughter] If we are going into a world without cash, as the use of anonymous cryptocurrencies becomes… mainstream, do you think that governments will find it hard to earn money through taxes, and control what people earn, buy, and …

Bitcoin: Better Money?

Bitcoin: Better Money?

Facebook calls it Libra Facebook recently proposed a digital currency that would — Make it as easy to send money around the world as it is to send a photo and — Libra is promising stability. Because would be backed by a basket of major currencies, users would be protected from inflation in any one …

Publish0x Is The Only Platform Without Wealth Inequality | EP#204

Publish0x Is The Only Platform Without Wealth Inequality | EP#204

Hey everyone Scott Cunningham aka @scottcbusiness today we’re going to be talking about how the majority of crypto monetized platforms and blockchain alternative social media platforms have the majority of their cryptocurrency concentrated into a small number of accounts and this is very true for almost every single platform or to some extent they appear …

Bitcoin Q&A: What is the appeal of sound money?

Bitcoin Q&A: What is the appeal of sound money?

[AUDIENCE] My name is Karen. I run the Blockchain Centre in Australia. [ANDREAS] Hello, Karen. I wanted to ask [about] your view of cryptocurrency in the future. It seems to me that we have moved away… from this idea of using digital currency in day-to-day [commerce]; now it is about making money on bitcoin. Where …

Introduction to the Internet of Money

Introduction to the Internet of Money

Good evening, everyone! It’s such a pleasure to be here. This is my first time in Sweden and I’m enjoying every moment of it… except for the weather. [Laughter] But other than that, fantastic! It’s so good to be at a conference about the internet, because I remember my first internet… conference. It was in …

Fake News, Fake Money

Fake News, Fake Money

The title of today’s talk is: “Fake News, Fake Money: Living in a World Without Authority.” “Fake news” has been in the news a lot lately. You have all of these accusations swirling around. The established media — The New York Times, the Washington Post — are pointing fingers and saying, “These [are the] purveyors …