Andreas Antonopoulos: Bitcoin is the First Purely Global Market? (Video)
Andreas Antonopoulos: Bitcoin is the First Purely Global Market? Video – Wall St for Main St
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Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, Bitcoin expert, author, coder & entrepreneur, Andreas M. Antonopoulos https://antonopoulos.com/.
Andreas is also a permanent host of the popular, Let’s Talk Bitcoin podcast. https://letstalkbitcoin.com/blog/cate…
Andreas’ YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/aantonop…
Follow Andreas on Twitter: @aantonop
Andreas’ books https://antonopoulos.com/books/ :
1) The Internet of Money
2) Mastering Bitcoin, Second Edition (Programming the Open Blockchain)
3) Mastering Ethereum (Coming in 2018)
During this 20+ minute interview, Jason asks Andreas if he would still classify Bitcoin as an experiment? Andreas says Bitcoin is still an experiment but it has been a successful one for 8 years that has adapted and continues to grow.
Next, Jason asks Andreas about Bitcoin potentially scaling up to compete with credit card processing? Andreas thinks Bitcoin is growing exponentially compared to Visa which grew linearly over its long history.
Jason also asks Andreas about a speculative bubble/mania going on in alto coins and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and if retail investors are risking too much of their capital on these markets?
To wrap up the interview, Jason asks Andreas about how the regulators can screw up Bitcoin and if he’s worried block chain technology will be hijacked by governments as part of a global cashless society plan?