Blockchain for Beginners

I spent the first part of my presentation doing an [introduction] about Bitcoin. You may have heard this other term “blockchain.” It’s on all the posters: “blockchain” and “cryptocurrency.” What on earth is a blockchain? [How] does it [relate] to Bitcoin? Bitcoin is the foundational technology that started it all. Bitcoin is the parent and…

Teenage Boss (Vasanth) – Behind the News

Teenage Boss (Vasanth) – Behind the News

MATT HOLBROOK: Vasanth is 13. He loves getting around on his scooter. I love scooters! If everyone lived in my utopia, everyone would be just riding scooters to work. And spending his pocket money at the shops. Buy cookies, lollies, chocolates, biscuits. He’s about to have a lot more money to spend, though. Ready? Yeah….

Bitcoin Q&A: The Switzerland of currencies

Bitcoin Q&A: The Switzerland of currencies

[AUDIENCE] Theoretically, is it possible to have inflation within bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies? In that scenario, what would it look like? [ANDREAS] Bitcoin currently [has] a rate of inflation of about 5% [per year]. It used to be 12% [and higher]. It’s gone down over time. Every ten minutes [on average], new bitcoin were being…