Could ICOs Disrupt the Silicon Valley Machine?

Background Silicon Valley has led the computer science revolution for decades by producing first hardware companies such as Xerox and Apple, and more recently the software that makes them so valuable. Less well known is the core of this machine which allows these products to get the resources they need – the Venture Capital andRead More

Coinbase CEO: Think Longterm

A bit of Background Coinbase is the largest public exchange in the cryptocurrency space with revenues reaching over $1B in 2017, and has quickly become a household name to many in the community. Despite their humble origins as a simple website to buy Bitcoin, they’ve recently begun investing heavily in technology development and mass-adoption orientedRead More

A Case for Tokenized Protocols

Alex MorrisAlex is a full-stack developer and digital rights activist. He also works with the content platform Blockchain.wtf and The Blockchain Institute to develop software solutions and elevate the discussion of how this technology can be used to build better products both online and offline.

Is Bitcoin adoption on the horizon, or is it just a mirage?

Why might adoption affect price? The general consensus on the path to stability in any cryptocurrency is supposedly widespread use. The problem is complex, since without distribution among a wide network of users, volatility in crypto markets may continue to restrict the use cases of open blockchains in a sort of chicken and egg scenario.Read More

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Summary: Ethereum is an open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract (scripting) functionality. It provides a decentralized Turing-complete virtual machine (Ethereum VM), the Etherium Virtual Machine (VM), which can execute scripts using an international network of public nodes. Ethereum also provides a cryptocurrency token called “ether”, which can be transferred between accounts andRead More