Bitcoin Q&A: Why “energy consumption” math sucks

[inaudible] [AUDIENCE] Do you think it’s possible to have a blockchain that has the five pillars of a fair currency… while there’s no mining? [ANDREAS] Umm, [one that] has no mining? Possibly. [One that] has no energy consumption? No. People misunderstand the energy consumption of systems like Bitcoin. First, people say it’s a “waste” to […]

What Mass Media Gets Wrong About Cryptocurrency: Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin (w/ Ash Benington)

Ash Bennington: Over the last few years, the only thing more impressive than the skyrocketing surge in cryptocurrency prices is the media attention they’ve attracted. But what if in this tsunami of media coverage of digital currencies, we’re missing the big story? What if the real revolution isn’t the shortterm surge in the valuation of […]

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NestEgg – Own A Piece of Future Infrastructure

Meet Bob He wants to prepare for his future, but Bob is wary of his available options to achieve this. Leaving money in the bank account doesn’t make enough interest. The stock market is too speculative. And a house is long-term obligation. Bob wants an alternative option to safely invest for the future. Introducing NestEgg […]

Bitcoin Q&A: Why “energy consumption” math sucks

[inaudible] [AUDIENCE] Do you think it’s possible to have a blockchain that has the five pillars of a fair currency… while there’s no mining? [ANDREAS] Umm, [one that] has no mining? Possibly. [One that] has no energy consumption? No. People misunderstand the energy consumption of systems like Bitcoin. First, people say it’s a “waste” to […]

Decoding Blockchain: Opportunities for Businesses | TechTrends | J.P. Morgan

Well, Christine, thanks for joining me today. Great. Thanks for having me. So, for some of our viewers who might not be as familiar with it, right. Can you tell us a little about what the blockchain is and how it works? Blockchain is a digital ledger that multiple participants can share and interact with, […]

Alex Tapscott: “Blockchain Revolution” | Talks at Google

ALEX TAPSCOTT: That was really cool. I kind of want to try that out. Everybody, give me a big cheer. [CHEERING] Wow. That power is seductive. Thanks for joining me today. Great to see a standing-room-only crowd here. There must not be a lot going on this week. I’m delighted to be here. I’ve been […]

What Will Happen to Us Before 2025

Do you remember yourself 10 years ago? The world around you was very different from now, wasn’t it? No wonder: the 21st century is the age of rapid technological progress, and we’re advancing at a mind-blowing rate. So what do you think our world will look like by 2025? It’s only a little bit more […]

Can Crypto Really Save the Planet??? 9 Worthwhile WePower Facts!

Hey guys, I’m Angelo & welcome back to Crypto Coin Consultants. Mining expends a lot of electrical energy. But is there a way to counter that? WePower plans on pioneering the blockchain-based renewable energy industry as one of the first crypto energy-trading platforms. Today we’ll learn more about this extremely fascinating power project. But first, […]

Bitcoin Q&A: Mining, energy prices, and fee market

“Is it still profitable to mine bitcoin now that the price has dropped?” This is a common question, but also a common misconception. Even supposedly serious analysts and financial organizations get this wrong all the time. Articles in the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, and research reports published by JP Morgan Chase, say that it […]