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    The Ether Review #41 - Martin Lundfall, Rage Against the Machine

    October 13th, 2016 by Legendface66

    What is the Ethereum Virtual Machine, what design trends and decisions influence its operation and what does that mean for Ethereum the platform?

    Today we dive deep. There is a debate around whether the flexibility of the imperative paradigm of programming language design or the verifiability of the functional paradigm are more appropriate for the Ethereum Virtual Machine. Martin is in the functional camp which he believes can make Ethereum a more robust and powerful platform. The EVM itself ...

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    The Ether Review #40 - Perianne, Don & Alex discuss The Muskoka Group

    October 8th, 2016 by Legendface66

    Between August 24th-26th, a group of leaders in blockchain thought, business, and advocacy met at the Tapscott’s lodge in Muskoka, Canada.

    The goal of the meeting was to discuss strategies of stewardship and governance of the blockchain space. Currently, the Chamber of Digital Commerce is the most prominent advocacy group.

    Founder & President, Perianne Boring joined Don and Alex Tapscott, on the eve of the event to discuss their goals.

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    The Ether Review #39 - Zooko Wilcox, Zcash and Cryptography in the 1990s

    September 30th, 2016 by Legendface66

    Zooko Wilcox has more than 20 years of experience in open, decentralized systems, cryptography and information security, and startups. He is recognized for his work on DigiCash, Mojo Nation, ZRTP, “Zooko’s Triangle”, Tahoe-LAFS, BLAKE2, and SPHINCS. He is also the Founder and CEO of Least Authority. He sometimes blogs about health science.

    In recent years, progress in the area of zero knowledge proofs has made it possible to construct a blockchain whose miners can verify transactions, o...

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    The Ether Review #38 - Pelle Braendgaard, Prehistory

    September 23rd, 2016 by Legendface66

    Blockchain is a recent innovation, cryptocurrency is not. From the mid 80s to the end of the Dot Com Boom in the late 90s, cryptographers and developers tackled many of the problems we are encountering today in this new era of digital currency.

    Pelle Braendgaard is a veteran search engine webmaster (AltaVista) and participant in the cryptocurrency space of the early nineties. Back then, the Crypto Finance Conference, held in Aguila was the epicenter of the community. A tremendous amount of p...

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    The Ether Review #37 - Jaan Tallinn, Threats to Human Life on Earth

    September 20th, 2016 by Legendface66

    Jaan Tallinn is the founder of Skype and Kazaa and long time angel investor. More recently, Jaan has concerned himself with preventing the destruction of humanity. Strong Artificial intelligence is the least understood of threats and this is Jaan's chief concern.

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    Content: Jaan Tallinn, Siri, Arthur Falls

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    The Ether Review #36 - Emin Gün Sirer, Wrapping it all up

    September 15th, 2016 by Legendface66

    Crypto guru Emin Gün Sirer wraps up the DAO hack and hard fork. While the entire episode is over for the main Ethereum chain, some questions remain unanswered. After speaking with Emin, the intrigue seems to have only deepened.

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    Content: Emin Gün Sirer, Arthur Falls

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    The Ether Review #35 - Coinfund & Synereo

    September 12th, 2016 by Legendface66

    Lucius Gregory Meredith, chief technology officer at Synereo is a mathematician and cryptocurrency expert. The Synereo platform began as a decentralized social network but out of a need for smart contracts, high scalability, and concurrent transactions, the project has become something much more than a replacement for facebook. Greg’s work is fascinating and novel, and frankly I don’t do it justice in this interview. Interested listeners should follow up on the provided links. What lead me t...

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    The Ether Review #34 - Vinay Gupta on Rethinking Blockchain Use Cases

    July 8th, 2016 by Legendface66

    The threat of Ethereum regulation as a result of the DAO fiasco raises the question: At its core, is blockchain a financial technology? The Crypto project is viewed by many to be an effort to safeguard mankind's future. Vinay Gupta says it’s time to realign the crypto project with human survival rather than human greed.

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    Will Ethereum become regulated and merge with Fintech? Is this a bad thing?

    In the event of a global financial collapse, have we built an infrastru...

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    The Ether Review # 33 - Blockchain on Wall St & CPU Cycles for Rent

    July 1st, 2016 by Legendface66

    Julian Zawistowski, of Project Golem explains the distributed computing platform he and his team at Imapp are producing. The first alpha, Brass Golem will be released in weeks. The Imapp organisation itself is an interesting organization worth having a look at. Before we get to Golem however, Wall Street veteran Caitlin Long explains what blockchain can offer to financial institutions, regulators, and the Wall St as a whole.

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    The Ether Review #32 - Peter Van Valkenburgh, The DAO & Regulation

    July 1st, 2016 by Legendface66

    Peter Van Valkenburgh, Director of Research at Coin Center explains the regulatory considerations that may bear on DAO tokens. This episode was recorded before the hack but is still an excellent guide for those interested in understanding the importance of due legal diligence in advance of a crowd sale.

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    Content: Arthur Falls, Peter Van Valkenburgh

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