00:00 What makes a currency a cryptocurrency?
00:45 What makes a crypto currency interesting? Questions to ask.
01:04 Open and decentralized crypto currencies
01:33 open cryptocurrencies
02:09 boarderless cryptocurrencies
02:29 neutral cryptocurrencies
03:20 immutable cryptocurrencies
04:40 publicly verifiable cryptocurrencies
What qualities does a project need to have to be considered a cryptocurrency? Any project that has a token and uses cryptography could call it self a cryptocurrency, but does that make it an interesting project? You might want to ask a few questions, starting with… Is it open? Is it decentralized?
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My first Bitcoin talk on Bitcoin Neutrality from 2013 – https://youtu.be/EiW4lKrMXQ4
The Currency Wars and Bitcoin’s Neutrality – https://youtu.be/Bu5Mtvy97-4
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