Internet of Value

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.

 

Augur: Blockchain Token – What is it?

Augur is a decentralized network, using peer-to-peer technology, that works to accurately predict events through reputation & community. Learn about Augur!

Steem: Blockchain Token – What is it?

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: Blockchain Token – What is it?

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!

Ripple: Blockchain Token – What is it?

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!

Boxing on the blockchain

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!

Blockchain & IoT: What does the future of cloud look like?

Interested in learning more about how the blockchain could impact the internet of things? Then this interview is for you!

Taylor Gerring gives an interview to Sravani Bhattacharjee about Blockchain and IoT. They discuss the cloud and scaling within blockchain technologies.

Blockchain & Freelancing

Millennials are rewriting the scripts for a career. They’re choosing to freelance and use blockchain technology to boot traditional 9-5 jobs and apply their creativity. New technologies like blockchain offer so many new opportunities for people to apply their skills and talents and find jobs that suit them.

Get a feel with a first-hand story by Becca, Blockchain WTF’s Social Media star!