The total value of the crypto ecosystem is now above $2 trillion dollars but the jury is still out about how we should value cryptocurrencies and their multiple cases.
Covid-19 left many out of work, generating yield in blockchain games has provided them with some respite, but this is just the beginning of a new paradigm that rewards participants for their efforts.
In his talk, Dr, Steven Waterhouse will discuss how human values are built into our technology and how those values influence society. The next generation of technology can be built upon different values than the last as questions of safety and freedom continue to evolve.
The most successful business model of the internet has been to harvest as much data as possible and only share it if profit can be extracted. Let's consider a new model, where all participants are aligned in their incentives to maximise benefit for the system as a whole.