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There’s a blockchain for that!

The code that secures Bitcoin could also power an alternate Internet. First, though, it has to work.<p>There’s this hopelessly geeky new technology. …

Bitcoin isn’t Money — It’s the Internet of Money – The Ümlaut

Bitcoin isn’t Money — It’s the Internet of Money<p>Ever since Paul Krugman started weighing in on Bitcoin recently, people have been using his notorious …

Blockchain revolution: open source democracy for the 99%

Flickr/btckeychain. Some rights reserved.<p>“The Pitchforks Are Coming ... For Us Plutocrats”! This is how self-proclaimed unapologetic capitalist Nick …

How Society Will Be Transformed By CryptoEconomics

<i>Thoughts by Noah Thorp from his work @</i> <i>Citizen Code</i> <i>&</i> <i>CoMakery</i><i>.</i><p>We messed up when we built the internet. I’m not talking about Javascript. Despite the …

Locking the Web Open: A Call for a Decentralized Web

(Short form article, Short lecture, Long lecture, demo of a fraction of the idea of a distributed website (or paste this link in maelstrom))Over the …

Blockchain

Why is Bitcoin forking?

<i>A tale of differing visions</i><p>«Почему Биткоин разветвляется?» — перевод на русский<p>So this is it. Here we are. The community is divided and Bitcoin is …

Tau Chain: A ‘Decentralized App Store’ with Greater Flexibility than Ethereum

Tau Chain is a decentralized peer-to-peer network that claims Ethereum’s Turing completeness is the wrong direction as it is undecidable logic and …

A follow on from “block chains and the future of audit”

This post is in response to a great article by Matthew Spoke on Coindesk, which discusses financial audit and how the block chain may help to improve …

Post-Capitalism: Rise of the Collaborative Commons

<b>The Revolution will not be Centralized</b><p><i>This article is a follow-up to</i> <i>The Obsolescence of Capitalism: And the Transition to a Resource Based Economy</i>,</i> …

What are Bloom filters?

A tale of code, dinner, and a favour with unexpected consequences.<p>Genesis<p>“So how do you know whether someone’s read a post already?” asks Sarah, …

Paul Ford: What Is Code? | Bloomberg

Remember Netscape, the first huge commercial Web browser? In 1995, as Java was blooming, Netscape was resolving a problem. It displayed Web pages …

The future will be decentralized | Charles Hoskinson | TEDxBermuda

Decentralize Everything!

Deloitte Explores Blockchain Tech for Client Auditing

Professional services firm Deloitte has revealed it is seeking to use blockchain technology to automate client auditing and crowdsource its …

Blockchain

Redirecting

Looking for a TEDx Talk? Find it on the TEDx YouTube Channel!<p>You are being re-directed<p>Why the re-direct?<p>We are in the process of re-thinking the way …

Panda Network

Panda 5<p>The most efficient way to find the best inspiration and news. Panda makes it easy to discover quality content.<p>Dorm Room Tycoon<p>A podcast show …

Greece: ‘A Communal Society Open to Cryptocurrency’

Geopay, a new crypto-business bringing a “universal commerce platform” to the financial tech world, is planning to help Greeks with their sovereign …

Bitcoin

Aether

What is Aether?<p>Aether is an app you install to your computer to connect to Aether network. This network is made of different boards (forums) where …

Reinventing Organizations

<b>* Book: Reinventing Organizations. A Guide to Creating Organizations Inspired by the Next Stage of Human Consciousness. Frederic …

Management

Clay Shirky

<b>Clay Shirky</b> (born 1964[2]) is an American writer, consultant and teacher on the social and economic effects of Internet technologies and …

Here’s why our team now chooses their own salaries

<b>Update: for the latest look at how we’re managing self-set salaries, take a look at our Playbook page.</b><p>9 months ago, I wrote about how we were …

Arthur Koestler, Some general properties of self-regulating open hierarchic order (1969)

<b>1. The holon</b><p>1.1 The organism in its structural aspect is not an aggregation of elementary parts, and in its functional aspects not a chain of …

Behavior

Why Product Thinking is the next big thing in UX Design

<i>Life’s too short to build something nobody wants…</i><p>When thinking of User Experience, we often think of a simple, beautiful, and easy to use feature-set …

Android Design, Daily - Uplabs

Browse Categories<p>User interfaces<br>• Apps<br>• Icons<br>• Animations<br>• Libraries<br>• Illustrations<br>• Websites<br>• Landing pages<br>• Articles<br>• Snippets<br>• Open-source …

Style Guides

DAOs, DACs, DAs and More: An Incomplete Terminology Guide

Here, we get into what is perhaps the holy grail, the thing that has the murkiest definition of all: decentralized autonomous organizations, and …

OpenBazaar Beta 0.4.0 "Portobello" is released for Linux and OSX - OpenBazaar

<i>Note: This blog post is outdated. Read this article for the latest code.</i><p>The fourth OpenBazaar beta has been released, named after the famed …

Can the blockchain replace SSL?

Bitcoin made the blockchain concept famous, and is the most visible application of the concept of a distributed transaction database. But many …

Information Security

How we sold our souls – and more – to the internet giants

From TVs that listen in on us to a doll that records your child’s questions, data collection has become both dangerously intrusive and highly profitable. Is it time for governments to act to curb online surveillance?<p>Last year, when my refrigerator broke, the repair man replaced the computer that …

Privacy

Why Today’s Automobile Industry Looks A Lot Like IBM in 1985

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tien Tzuo is the co-founder and CEO of Zuora.</i><p>With the number of mobile phone subscriptions shortly expected to exceed the total global population, what is the next great connected device going to look like? Hint: It’ll have four wheels.<p>Gartner predicts that there will be 250 million …