The Beginning of the End of Our Stone Age Paid Members Public
Digital technologies keep changing faster, but we’re still the same humans, nestled in today’s context, thinking incrementally and not stressing our imagination muscles hard enough.
Con Artists Use Age-Old Scams On The Crypto Frontier: Part-4 Paid Members Public
Blockchains’ have vast potential to solve critical problems in property ownership, academic records, materials sourcing, and even personal identity. As with core technologies like the steam engine and the internet in their early days, we have yet to imagine the full extent of blockchain’s benefits.
Big Problems That Are Ripe For Startups To Solve Paid Members Public
If you want to make a billion dollars, figure out how to help a billion people. Even in the middle of the greatest pandemic in 100 years, global venture funding is smashing previous records, including $288B invested in the first six months of 2021.
A Robotics Startup’s Manufacturing Design Win Journey Paid Members Public
There are 370,000 manufacturing companies in the United States today. That is more manufacturing companies in the US alone than Apple employees globally.
IOHK’s Cardano Blockchain to Bolster Ethiopian Students’ Identities Paid Members Public
Identity is a pressing global challenge. The World Bank estimated that 1 billion people do not have any official proof of identity. Even in developed countries, your identity is often based on perishable paper artifacts like birth certificates.
Age-Old Cons Live Again on The Cryptocurrency Frontier Part 3: Pump-And-Dump Paid Members Public
Cryptocurrencies are largely unregulated: crypto pump-and-dumps are legal. Combine thousands of thinly traded tokens, millions of Marks believing it’s possible to score an instant crypto fortune, 24/7 media coverage, and what do you get?
Age-Old Cons Live Again on The Cryptocurrency Frontier Part 2: Rug Pulls Paid Members Public
Most crypto grifts are classic cons remodeled to match 21st-century tech. We humans have been trying to get over each other for most of our existence, and these schemes have long, successful histories.
Age-Old Scams Thrive on The Crypto Frontier Paid Members Public
Technology changes but people, not so much. Fraud may be the oldest and largest industry disrupted by cryptocurrency and its half-sibling, the non-fungible token (NFT).