Category: Ted Talks

What is The Blockchain?

The first concept you need to understnad about the blockchain is the following. There isn’t one. There are many. Blockchains are distributed, tamper proof public ledgers of transactions.

If you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society.

Bitcoin – Meet The Future of Branded Currency – Ted Talks

Currency! the bills and coins you carry in your wallet and in your bank account is founded on marketing, on the belief that banks and governments are trustworthy. Paul Kemp – Robertson walks us through a new generation of currency, supported by the same marketing. From Nike Sweat Points to bottles of Tide, meet the non-bank future of currencies.

John Green on Paper Towns and Why Learning is Awesome | TED Talks

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Some of us learn best in the classroom, and some of us … well, we don’t. But we still love to learn, to find out new things about the world and challenge our minds. We just need to find the right place to do it, and the right community to learn with. In this charming talk, author John Green shares the world of learning he found in online video.