Unblocking the Block to Decentralization (2/2 Discontinued)

The central purpose of the first part of this series was to summarize the basics of Blockchain/Cryptocurrency hype as it relates to Decentralization (why decentralization is important) and its significance to the Internet’s evolution. The three key takeaways of the first post— The Internet was built with decentralized protocols that ironically brought about centralized system—which… Continue reading Unblocking the Block to Decentralization (2/2 Discontinued)

Network Effects—A Complex System Squared

“Ultimately, we’re all social beings, and without one another to rely on, life would be not only intolerable but meaningless. Yet our mutual dependence has unexpected consequences, one of which is that if people do not make decisions independently — if even in part they like things because other people like them — then predicting… Continue reading Network Effects—A Complex System Squared