Reading Time: < 1 minute Travis Wright, along with Joel Comm, are the two men behind the Bad Crypto Podcast. A very popular podcast (the best according to Travis’s mum) the duo have done a huge amount to explain the cryptocurrency world, poking into the inards and coming up with interesting stories. And did we mention you can mine their BadCoin on your granny’s computer … listen up!
Reading Time: 8 minutes That old saying about youth being wasted on the young has never had more relevance than it does right now. Mandy Shemuvalula’s hectic race to take on the world’s youth highlights the main impediments to young people getting ahead in business – too many old farts blocking their way. You have been warned. If you are of an ageist bent then this article is not for you. (hint, check out if you are a youth or old fogie in paragraph three).
Reading Time: 2 minutes These were some of the headlines running in the mainstream media following the resurgence of the cryptocurrency markets. An article by Sebastian Sinclair in Coinbase picked out some choice commentary from the titles above down to ‘it is only an April Fool’s joke.’ How we wish they would start commenting sensibly on this sector. We don’t want mainstream media to shill the projects but we would like some rational commentary please.
Reading Time: 1 minute Next week we will look at how people use blockchain technologies to achieve different goals across different areas of business and life, expanding on the benefits of decentralized technologies.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The fintech law specialist and partner at Lyon based law firm Yellaw spoke to Blockleaders about how regulators are grappling with blockchain in France, the future of ICOs/STOs and why the French will always protest.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Jordan Gitterman spoke to Blockleaders’ Demi Oye about his past in real estate, oil and gas, and how reading Virginia Robertson’s “Information Currency: The New Green” triggered his interest in blockchain and misnomers of valuation he had witnessed. The Old Economy is gone and the New Economy is here, defined […]
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 […]
Reading Time: 8 minutes Imagine if you could own part of a bank. Imagine if that bank kept its deposits in a highly liquid form. Imagine no more: Mt Pelerin is here. It’s only at the very end of our ninety-minute interview that Arnaud asks if he has explained the genesis of the name […]
Reading Time: 7 minutes What do a writer and a programmer have in common? Joaquim Pedro Antunes, of course. He was once an aspiring writer who eventually veered off into technology. We will be following his story about how the transition took place, how he began his decentralization chapter, and what has been going […]
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 […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes Shane McQuillan hardly ever sleeps and is rarely off his phone. Even when he enjoys a quiet moment of fishing by himself, he sets up two laptops to keep in touch. Be prepared to be exhausted in this roller coaster ride as he talks Jillian Godsil through why he is […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes David Kam is a staunch advocate for the rights of Native Americans and now leads Earth Dollar, a blockchain-based project that might help us improve all natural things around us. He spoke candidly about these issues and more here at Blockleaders. On the mysticism of nature The blockbuster movie Avatar […]
Reading Time: 6 minutes As with the butterfly, adversity is necessary to build character in people – Joseph Wirthlin Nature has a way of turning out beautiful things from grim or seemingly hopeless places. A chrysalis shelters a creature inside as it changes. As the metamorphosis takes place, the caterpillar becomes something else in […]
Reading Time: 8 minutes What is a suitable job for a rebel in search of a cause? It may have taken some time but, for blockchain zealot Stephen Cutter, it turns out his path was always moving toward blockchain. When he finally intersected with the industry last year it was to propel him to the […]