Did you know the web was designed with payments in mind? HTTP 402 is reserved for “Payment Required”. Internet of Value is all about using blockchain-based cryptocurrencies as a native internet currency.
Bitcoin was the first piece to add to the ‘new internet’ puzzle. Bitcoin is the first blockchain cryptocurrency token with a tradable value, which allows us to use the internet with a native payment method. No longer being tied to traditional payment networks like credit cards frees technologists to finally innovate in the payments and payments and finance industries. Once value transfer is as fast as the internet, new possibilities such as micro-transactions enable all sorts of new revenue models. In this dedicated section to Internet of Value we have the latest blockchain news.
Latium is trying to create a marketplace through an application that will allow jobs/tasks to be posted and assigned, with reputation rankings integrated!
District0x defines themselves as one of the first blockchain-based social networks. Disruption Joe breaks down the project & how their communities and voting rights shape the network!
With a new age of tech & job opportunities, freelancing can be a great way to earn money. Blockchains help enable that in many ways! Learn how to make money using blockchain with our guide!
Swarm City, formerly Arcade City, is a platform in which a peer-to-peer, sharing economy can take place securely using the Ethereum blockchain.
The Internet is a centralized mess! Is decentralization the answer? Decentralization describes the design of a network that isn’t managed by a central party.
Augur is a decentralized network, using peer-to-peer technology, that works to accurately predict events through reputation & community. Learn about Augur!
Steem is a blockchain-based social media platform that focuses on rewarding and incentivizing users and content creators. Episode 14 of Blockchain Token explains Steem’s platform & ideology.
Golem has an interesting project focusing on building a decentralized and distributed network that can function to share resources like computing power to create a supercomputer. Episode 13 of Blockchain Token covers Golem’s supercomputer project!
In episode 8 of Blockchain Token, Joe goes over Ripple, discussing it’s features and functionalities as a blockchain or token, possibly both! And he gives you some helpful resources to explore more!
Folks have participated in many forms of gambling since the dawn of our recorded history. A large portion of the modern population will likely be continuing this trend, and some will definitely want to do so using crypto like Bitcoin. Read more about how they can use Bitcoin for gambling here!