Katherine Wu on The High Cost of Convenience

Top tech experts from around the world gathered in Hong Kong in January for the final stop of Blockstack’s “Decentralizing the World” tour (recapped here). New models of governance, digital rights, venture capital in crypto, and the Stacks Blockchain were just a few of the topics these experts tackled. “Brave New World”...

How ‘Tokenomics’ Changes Venture Capital

During a panel in Hong Kong as part of the Decentralizing the World tour, top cryptocurrency venture capitalists laid out the new opportunities—and some challenges—created by investing in decentralized networks or the companies building them. The VC panel featured: Nick Grossman - GM for Special Projects, Union Square Ventures Bonnie Cheung -...

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New Dapps: February 13th, 2019

This post originally appeared on blog.app.co. Twitter is buzzing about BitPatron, a decentralized censorship-free alternative to Patreon. Check it out along with Kelsen for decentralized governance and some EOS and Ethereum based games. If you missed last week's edition, subscribe below or check out the post here. Fresh Dapps...

Virtual Workshop: Zero-to-Dapp

Update 2.12.2019 at 6:41 EST: The Linux session is nearly full Join Blockstack PBC Engineers Mary Anthony, Ken Liao, and Hank Stoever for this virtual workshop. Learn to build your first dapp, get help in real-time, and meet other developers building with Blockstack. Two sessions will be held, one for Linux/macOS...

Introducing Radiks

This post was originally published on lettermesh.com. Radiks is a framework for building complex and collaborative decentralized applications, using Blockstack infrastructure under the hood. It's built to solve a few of the main problems I've found while building dapps on both Ethereum and Blockstack. It tries to solve the three main...

New Dapps: February 6th, 2019

This post originally appeared on blog.app.co. Meet the latest additions to app.co below and be sure to take a close look at the latest to make the top 10 in January's App Mining run. New dapps added this week are headlined by not one, not two, but three decentralized blogging...

Internet 3.0 Podcast: Bram Cohen

In the latest episode of the Internet 3.0 Podcast, Muneeb Ali and Zach Valenti continue interviewing internet pioneers. They recently sat down with Bram Cohen - creator of BitTorrent and co-founder of Chia. Bram wants to build a better Bitcoin and make the crypto ecosystem a cleaner, greener place. The...