What is the difference between Bitcoin and “blockchain”? Blockchains are only one of the foundational technologies. In an attempt to co-opt the interest around Bitcoin, companies and governments are trying to circle the square by creating centralised and permissioned versions while entirely missing the point: decentralization.

This is part of a talk which took place at Pebble Beach for the Capgemini CXO Forum on November 1-3rd 2017 in Monterey, California.

Blockchain vs. Bullshit: Thoughts On the Future of Money – https://youtu.be/SMEOKDVXlUo
Bitcoin and the Banks: Five Stages of Grief – https://youtu.be/43Ucj6_Erb0
Decentralized Truth – https://youtu.be/XCVaabu3J04
Why developers are leaving banks – https://youtu.be/GqOZ4IAQ-xQ
My response to Jamie Dimon – https://youtu.be/1dEcdGc0tIo
Private chains misunderstand the fundamental value of blockchains – https://youtu.be/haKVaGHKQJM
Why bitcoin is the poison pill of global finance – https://youtu.be/UOfRIaJICgI
Impact of smart contracts on law and accounting – https://youtu.be/K-TRzuPwJCc
Irreversibility and consumer protection – https://youtu.be/R107YWu5XzU
The end of vampire-squid financing – https://youtu.be/yyXOQG5iNWo
The internet will eat your business – https://youtu.be/DXLZSgf4b8Q
Self-Sovereign Identity Panel – https://youtu.be/DZbyiJqKT8c
Bitcoin: Where the Laws of Mathematics Prevail – https://youtu.be/HaJ1hvon0E0
The Stories We Tell About Money – https://youtu.be/ONvg9SbauMg
Fake News, Fake Money – https://youtu.be/i_wOEL6dprg
Embrace the Good, Reject the Fear – https://youtu.be/38U0BQQLzK0
Job opportunities with cryptocurrencies – https://youtu.be/89_p4pDlQtI

Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and respected figures in bitcoin.

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Website: https://antonopoulos.com/

He is the author of two books: “Mastering Bitcoin,” published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin; “The Internet of Money,” a book about why bitcoin matters.

THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v1: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Internet-Money-collection-Andreas-Antonopoulos/dp/1537000454/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

[NEW] THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v2: https://www.amazon.com/Internet-Money-Andreas-M-Antonopoulos/dp/194791006X/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

MASTERING BITCOIN: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Mastering-Bitcoin-Unlocking-Digital-Cryptocurrencies/dp/1449374042

[NEW] MASTERING BITCOIN, 2nd Edition: https://www.amazon.com/Mastering-Bitcoin-Programming-Open-Blockchain/dp/1491954388

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Music: “Unbounded” by Orfan (https://www.facebook.com/Orfan/)
Outro Graphics: Phneep (http://www.phneep.com/)
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