Analysis in Chains - News and Views on Blockchain

Blockchain is probably the biggest disruptive technology since the internet, it will bring many opportunities for entrepreneurs and the like, but navigating through them and knowing when is the time to strike will be the biggest obstacle many will face. Neal and Nathan, separated by the Atlantic Ocean but joined by their passion for blockchain, crypto and business, are your narrators and joyful companions in this dynamic digitizing age.



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episode 200: 156 - Interview with Bina Cho of FLETA

Fundamentally, a blockchain is a way of getting a bunch of computers to agree on what the true version of data really is.  This is called the consensus algorithm and is the heart of a blockchain project.  If you use proof-of-work, you will trade higher e...



episode 199: #155 - Dude, Where's my Private Key?

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episode 198: #154 - Interview with Cypherium's James Orbison

If we want to see crypto adoption it's important that we use the right tool for the right problem.  Often projects have to make a choice to trade off between scalability and decentralization. Cypherium has a public blockchain, a private blockchain and a ...



episode 197: #153 - AiC in the Cafe with Ben Clair of BetterChain

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episode 196: #152 - Interview with RSK's Diego Gutierrez Zaldivar

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episode 195: #151 - The Saga of Lambomoon

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episode 194: #150 - Interview with Alex Dreyfus, CEO of Chiliz

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episode 193: #149 - Ethereum Hard Fork on the Horizon

On Wednesday Ethereum will implement their Constantinople hard fork (Although it's Istanbul not Constantinople...).  This is the next phase in their road map to transition from an electricity intensive proof of work system to a proof of stake system.  Bu...


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episode 192: 148 - Interview with Antonius Link, Cofounder of Hygh AG

Everyone is expecting security tokens to be paving the way for the future.  Companies don't need a completely decentralized protocol to take advantage of the benefits of token-based revenue shares and liquid equity trading.  Hygh AG is doing just that.  ...


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episode 191: #147 - Incentivize This!

Blockchain is more than just digital money that we hope will go to the moon so we can get a Lambo.  Blockchain is a way of creating entirely new economics and incentive structures so we can create digital platforms and infrastructures that don't rely on ...


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