[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar blog.] Editor’s note: we’ll explore present and future applications of cryptocurrency and blockchain technologies at our upcoming Radar Summit: Bitcoin & the Blockchain on Jan. 27, 2015, in San Francisco. A few data scientists are starting to play around with cryptocurrency data, and as bitcoinContinue reading “Clustering bitcoin accounts using heuristics”
[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar blog.] Editor’s note: our O’Reilly Radar Summit: Bitcoin & the Blockchain will take place on January 17, 2015, at Fort Mason in San Francisco. Andreas Antonopoulos, Vitalik Buterin, Naval Ravikant, and Bill Janeway are but a few of the confirmed speakers for the event. LearnContinue reading “Regulation and decentralization: Defending the blockchain”
I’ll be a hosting a free webcast featuring Andreas Antonopoulos this Wednesday. Author of the new book Mastering Bitcoin, Andreas has emerged as one of the most popular & eloquent proponents of cryptocurrencies and related technologies: Bitcoin technology is taking the world of finance by storm. Bitcoin and the blockchain technology that is at itsContinue reading “Bitcoin and the Future of Money”
[A version of this post originally appeared on the O’Reilly Radar blog.] When the creators of bitcoin solved the “double spend” problem in a decentralized manner, they introduced techniques that have implications far beyond digital currency. Our newly announced one-day event — Bitcoin & the Blockchain: An O’Reilly Radar Summit — is in line withContinue reading “Decoding bitcoin and the blockchain”
I’m hosting a webcast on Dec 3rd – featuring Kieren James-Lubin – titled The Future of Bitcoin, A Data-Driven Perspective: The Bitcoin ecosystem in 2014 is often compared to the internet in 1993. Taking a holistic, data-driven perspective, I’ll project where Bitcoin might be in a decade.