Profiles

Greg Simpson – The DNA Mapping Scandal Unlocked

Reading Time: 7 minutes EDNA.Life’s Greg Simpson tells Blockleaders the truth about hereditary websites, the future of DNA modification, and why the authorities don’t want you to know the secrets locked inside your DNA profile. If you carried a higher than usual genetic risk of contracting a disease, or of suffering a heart attack, […]

Thomas Cox: The Generalist

Reading Time: 8 minutes Thomas Cox, employee number three of Block.one, shares his views of the world, talks about decentralised governance, and points out we all need purpose, whether we are right or wrong. I was preparing for my interview with Thomas Cox I asked a number of people what I should ask. One bright […]

Last Week on Blockleaders

Reading Time: 2 minutes Last week saw some naturally inspiring entrepreneurs and educators, working their way in the crypto and blockchain world to empower people with their knowledge and passion. We started the week with accelerating the acceptance of crypto in Africa and ended talking with a crypto evangelist who is uniting people with […]

Morgan Pierce: Firestarter

Reading Time: 7 minutes Morgan Pierce, blockchain evangelist and educator, spoke to Blockleaders’ Nicola Doyle about the shift towards Bitcoin, the need for clarification in times of uncertainty, and her role as translator between technology and humanity. Follow her journey from the US to Europe and traditional finance to crypto. Having lived in Ireland for […]

Liina Laas And The Estonian Blockchain Revolution

Reading Time: 7 minutes Liina Laas talks to Blockleaders’ Paschal about the transformational power of entrepreneurialism and education in FinTech, gender equality, and the availability of sandwiches. Not too long ago, Liina Laas was waiting at a train station in her native Estonia. Feeling a pang of hunger, she went looking for a sandwich. She […]

Munachi Ogu-Eke: Engineer Turned Entrepreneur Found His Perfect Match in Blockchain

Reading Time: 7 minutes What career is perfect for someone looking to crystallize his entrepreneurial skills and technological know-how? Munachi Ogu-Eke, Nigeria-based crypto trader and blockchain trainer, shares his story of running a crypto business successfully and, against all odds, finding his perfect-match career in blockchain. Like most people, Munachi’s initial contact with blockchain […]

Muhammad Ahsan: The Evolution of Pakistani Society Through Blockchain

Reading Time: 6 minutes Blockchain technology is not something one might readily associate with the country of Pakistan. Yet, one man is changing that antiquated concept with his forward thinking. Muhammad Ahsan Khan, co-founder and director of the Blockchain Forum of Pakistan, founder and CEO of Go4 Blockchain, spoke to Fernando Sanchez at Blockleaders about […]

John P. Conley: Blockchain, Game Theory, and Empowering Humans Above Machines

Reading Time: 10 minutes John P. Conley recently spoke to Blockleader’s Fernando Sanchez about Game Theory, developing cutting-edge blockchain technology, and worldwide cuisine. The conversation was lively, educated, and it left me feeling quite hungry afterwards. John is an incredibly smart man. Among many other accolades, he holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the […]

Tatiana Moroz – Mistress of Dissent

Reading Time: 8 minutes The singer-songwriter and founder of TatianaCoin and Crypto Media Hub talks to Paschal Keogh about liberty, guns, and Britney Spears. “I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.” – James Baldwin It’s February […]

Shane Kehoe: The Crypto King of House Music

Reading Time: 8 minutes House music and blockchain technology is certainly an unusual combination of topics, which at first glance could not be farther apart from each other. When one allows one’s mind to wander across fields of drum beats and synthecised sounds, the hum of a blockchain’s beating core starts to make a […]

Alisha Forrester Scott Talks Bees and Blockchain

Reading Time: 11 minutes Is there any correlation between bees and blockchain? Alisha Forrester Scott knows there is and tells Blockleaders‘ Faith exactly why. One manifestly obvious similarity between the two is that they both function in a distributed capacity. While bees play a significant role in the food supply chain via pollination, blockchains […]

Matt Arnett: Bahamian Rhapsody in NFTs

Reading Time: 8 minutes Did you know there is more than $100billion in sunken treasure in the Bahamian waters? Come and read about this pirate’s dream in blockchain with Matt Arnett, who has incidentally hung out with Kayne West and Kylie Minogue, although not at the same time. Yet another great story in blockchain. […]

Emal Safi: The Diamond Heist

Reading Time: 4 minutes Emal Safi has perhaps been a treasure hunter all his life. From diamonds to hunting for crypto through gaming, he talks to Jillian from Blockleaders about why blockchain and why now. Emal Safi has been a fan of technology from a very early age. “My whole life,” he says. As […]