Today we tag into Charles Storry’s daily 15 mins of crypto fame. Warning contains language! Charles looks at whether we need to trust to Facebook or not – ie are they really hands off from this project?
Steve and Yuri talk in advance of the Globalcoin from Facebook. Are they aiming to become the next Wechat – with their stablecoin? They already have a huge use base. But as Steve remembers – WhatsApp was going to tiral cryptocurrency in India – last year- but of course last month India banned cryptocurrency.
Jeff Kirdeikis, founder of Uptrennd writes that cryptocurrencies are here to stay and cites not one but 14 reasons. Do you agree? Would you add any more reasons? Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and let me know. Jillian
Is Minds com the Ultimate Steemit & Facebook Disruptor? CEO Bill Ottman speaks with Steve and Yuri about disrupting the social media game for once and forwall
It has been an exciting road as cryptocurrency adoption has ebbed and flowed, and just as with the stock market, pundits have been chomping at the bit to predict what’s next. Many crypto enthusiasts have long been talking about what can propel the industry to the next level, and many believe that all it will take is new SEC regulatory guidance or a tech giant like Facebook or Amazon to announce their own cryptocurrency to do so. It is easy to doubt either would issue their own digital currency, but upon closer look it seems as if the writing is already on the wall.
Eric Annan describes how he wants to leverage blockchain to bring financial inclusion to Africa and solve the continent’s remittance and poverty issues.