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Seeing the "Network for the Nodes" in Blockchain Technology

I often use the term “can’t see the forest for the trees” when discussing the struggle to maintain perspective. The term serves an effective metaphor to describe any instance where one is so caught up in the minutia of a subject they fail to consider the “big picture”.  773 more words

OneName: The Bridge Between Physical & Digital Identity

Someday this service may be the most important form of identification you posses —  with the potential to combine and exceed the utility of your driver’s license, passport and social security card.  1,089 more words

Face to Face

When leaders work with teams, it is easier to grow and maintain trust when the teams are in the same location.

The ability to observe body language in face to face encounters makes communication rich and precise. 681 more words

Enabling Actions

Preparing For Distributed Power

A sign of fundamental change. As solar and wind become more affordable, and in many places cheaper than power from centralized facilities, utility managers are realizing that they must shift their business models. 71 more words

Energy

An Overlooked Development: Ethereum, IBM ADEPT and the Internet of Things (IoT)

It has certainly been an eventful start to 2015. The majority of headlines have dealt with bitcoin price volatility, regulated U.S.-based bitcoin exchanges, and… well… bitcoin price volatility. 814 more words

This Is The Future

My first thought when I first laid my eyes on the blockchain in June of 2010. “Wow. This is going to be huge. Not only are governments going to hate this, but it will disrupt the entire banking industries… and I can get some for less than a dollar.” 164 more words

Bitcoin