What happens when banks and governments are “not getting it” regarding a new technology? Are we winning the crypto wars? Bad laws arise from a lack of understanding and slow down technological innovation. The War on Cash. Designing phones which can be jailbroken; getting around Secure Boot and locked down software & hardware. Using digital signatures to control distribution of software and media; control of our devices. Open-source security. The moment you stop fighting for your liberties and rights, you start losing them.
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This is part of a keynote talk which took place on October 19th 2016 during the Bitcoin Wednesday Meetup at the Eye Film Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands: https://www.meetup.com/BitcoinWednesday/events/234498117/
Event Info: http://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/event/special-edition-19-october-2016/
Presentation Info: http://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/antonopoulos-bitcoin-incubator-black-swans/
The Currency Wars and Bitcoin’s Neutrality – https://youtu.be/Bu5Mtvy97-4
Migrating to Post-Quantum Cryptogaphy – https://youtu.be/dkXKpMku5QY
Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and well-respected figures in bitcoin.
Follow on Twitter: @aantonop https://twitter.com/aantonop
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
MASTERING BITCOIN: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Mastering-Bitcoin-Unlocking-Digital-Cryptocurrencies/dp/1449374042
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