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VIDEO — Bitcoin: Opportunity for South America and Emerging Markets – Sao Paulo

by aantonop
Apr 19, 2016

Presented in Sao Paulo, this talk by Andreas focuses on the opportunity that bitcoin brings to emerging economies like Brazil.

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VIDEO — Bitcoin: Privacy, Identity, Surveillance and Money – Barcelona Fablab Meetup March 2016

by aantonop
Apr 12, 2016

A talk about privacy, identity, surveillance, hierarchies and the future of network-centric private and secure money.


VIDEO — Bitcoin Scaling – Prague 2016

by aantonop
Apr 2, 2016

In this talk, Andreas looks at scaling as an ongoing process. Using the example of the Internet which has “failed to scale, gracefully for 25 years”, Andreas discusses the scaling debate and looks at how bitcoin will scale over the next several years.


VIDEO — How The Shadow Banking System Will Create A Global Currency – BLOCKCHAIN 2016

via World Alternative Media
Feb 29, 2016

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VIDEO — Innovators, Disruptors, Misfits and bitcoin

by aantonop
Feb 4, 2016

A historical perspective on innovation and the “whitewashing” of the challenges, ridicule and resistance innovators face, from the perspective of bitcoin. Presented at Detroit Maker Faire 2014 by Andreas M. Antonopoulos


VIDEO — Bitcoin: Money As A Content Type and the Grand Arc of Technology

by aantonop
Feb 10, 2016

Presented in New Zealand, at BitcoinSouth 2015. In this talk, Andreas discusses the evolution of technology along a “grand arc”, from grandiosity, to… grandparents. He also looks at how bitcoin expresses money as a content type, changing the nature of payments into a form of generic communication.


VIDEO/PODCAST — Solutions: The Peer-to-Peer Economy

via Corbett Report
by James Corbett

Mar 29, 2015

If the root of our economic problem is the tendency toward centralized, globalist bureaucracies (like the EU and the WTO and the IMF and the World Bank) why does anyone believe the solution will be centralized, globalist bureaucracies (like the BRICS Bank and the EEU and the AIIB)? Today we look at a truly paradigm-shattering civilization-wide change taking place right now that has the potential to undermine the status quo: the peer-to-peer economy.

SHOW NOTES AND MP3: https://www.corbettreport.com/?p=14032


VIDEO — Bitcoin and the Banks – Seven Stages of Grief by Andreas M. Antonopoulos

by aantonop
Feb 8, 2016

In this talk, Andreas examines the rise of “the blockchain” as an attempt by the banking status quo to dilute the disruptive potential of bitcoin by removing it’s most interesting features.


VIDEO — Consensus Algorithms, Blockchain Technology and Bitcoin UCL – by Andreas M. Antonopoulos

by aantonop
Jan 31, 2016

An academic lecture by Andreas M. Antonopoulos explaining the consensus algorithm, “Proof of Work”, used by bitcoin and many other blockchains. This talk was presented in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science, at University College London. Andreas is a UCL alum.


VIDEO — Bitcoin, Payment Security and Consumer Protection by Andreas M Antonopoulos

by aantonop
Jan 31, 2016

A lecture by Andreas M. Antonopoulos on bitcoin’s security as a payment mechanism, compared to credit cards. Recorded at the Melbourne Tech Center in Australia.


VIDEO — Ross Ulbricht Prepares for Appeal of Silk Road Verdict

via Activist Post
by Derrick Broze

Feb 1, 2016

On May 29, 2015 U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest sentenced Ulbricht to life in prison, plus 40 years with no possibility of parole.