Siacoin is a decentralized cloud-like storage system, trying to make data storage safer and more cost effective. They claim their decentralized cloud storage is 10x less expensive than current cloud providers. Learn about how Siacoin works in this episode.
The Chicago blockchain community gathered on December 8th, 2017 to hear some of the most influential blockchain voices in Chicago. This video is on HyperLending, a platform that allows holders of digital assets to leverage their holdings as collateral for cash loans.
Bitshares is a decentralized autonomous organization, or a DAO for short, that serves as a decentralized exchange and fintech solution. They have some different system components and features, and offers a solution to the scalability problems of other blockchain networks.
Aleks Velkoski of Ethventures, experts on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology, talks at Blockchain in Chicago’s Winter Gala event. Ethventures fund investments, applied R&D, and education. They’ve increased focus on distributed ledger applications at the intersection of AI & Machine Learning.
Monacoin is a popular Japanese cryptocurrency based off of Mona, a popular cultural cat meme (kind of like Dogecoin). Most users are located in Japan, where many local merchants accept Monacoin.
Removing geographical locations, decentralizing marketplaces, accepting cryptocurrencies and payments to sellers in bitcoin, and not being run by any single entity, OpenBazaar is an awesome application of blockchain, taking eBay to a new level.
FunFair wants to give you the opportunity to build your own casino and bring different people together to make online gambling more fun, open, and efficient. Meanwhile solving the problem of transparency in the industry. Learn about FunFair’s awesome project & use blockchain!
It’s been a crazy year for ICOs! As a 2017 end-of-the-year wrap up, we thought it would be fun to give you updates on some of the ICOs we’ve covered this year. Whatever happened to projects like Unikrn, Tezos and Eos? Check out this video to see which projects made it big and which ones flopped!
In Part 4 of our videos from Blockchain in Chicago’s Winter Gala event, Marquis Davis – the founder of Urban Array – discusses his project, blockchain technology, and cryptocurrencies!