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Carl Fravel – Decentraland District Leader – Lessons from a Life in VR

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/carl_Fravel_final1.mp3   iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2   Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/0xPFMYfEKS3Ieqf19pIpZM   Notes 2 Mins – Carl’s background – 3d models marketplace – Second LIfe experience – Sansar Creators Guide – Carls Book on the platform – Led to introductions to Decentraland Founders Via Adam Levine. 3 mins – Second Life Journey – How it improved over time.  –… Continue reading Carl Fravel – Decentraland District Leader – Lessons from a Life in VR

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Urban Osvald of 0xCert – The Non Fungible Alliance, Technology and Community

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/urban_final.mp3   iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/0xPFMYfEKS3Ieqf19pIpZM     Getting started in Crypto – From speculation to building.   1 min  – Slovenia had Bitstamp – Vibrant community.   2.45 – Ethereum had more capabilities but cryptokitties was the main draw. Academic credentialing was the first idea. 0xCert grew out of that.   4.30 –… Continue reading Urban Osvald of 0xCert – The Non Fungible Alliance, Technology and Community

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Tom Schmidt from 0x – Democratising access to asset creation and exchange

Stream http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Tom_Audacity_mixed.mp3 iTunes  https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify   In this episode we discuss why Tom left Facebook and Instagram to join the Product Team in 0x. What their plans are for the future and their focus on Non Fungible Tokens. Tom explains why 0x are blockchain agnostic, why it’s important to separate game logic from on-chain exchange… Continue reading Tom Schmidt from 0x – Democratising access to asset creation and exchange

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John Egan of Vault.io

Stream http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/john_egan_vault.mp3   iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 1.00 – Intro  1.40 – From Facebook and Uber to Full Time Crypto 2.40 – Fundraising was surprising 4.25 – Why a mobile wallet? 5.10 – Gaming as an onramp into cryptocurrency.  6.20 – Institutional Investors vs Infrastructure builders.  7.46 – Scaling on Ethereum 9.30 – Airdropping characters as a way… Continue reading John Egan of Vault.io

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Decentraland Review

When there is blood in the streets TLDR; Decentraland is building on four different trends; Digital Collectibles, Virtual Reality, Online Gaming and Open Blockchains. Development timelines, governance and scaling remain the open questions for the project. I have spent about 20 hours researching the project over a week. Introduction Decentraland came on my radar on… Continue reading Decentraland Review

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Shawn Owen of Salt Lending – Helping you Hodl and Lend Cryptocurrency

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Shawn.m4a iTunes Link My interview with Shawn Owen covers an important addition to the blockchain space. SALT is a network for borrowers and lenders. Most Bitcoin owners don’t want to sell their Bitcoin and if it continues to appreciate in value, Salt could help them avoid this. Imagine that Salt was around in April 2012.… Continue reading Shawn Owen of Salt Lending – Helping you Hodl and Lend Cryptocurrency

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Vinny Lingham – Securing your identity with Civic.com and Bitcoin

iTunes Link Stream Episode Vinny Lingham  is the founder and CEO of Civic. Civic is a Secure identity platform for business and individuals.  Vinny has founded a number of other companies including Glyde, and has featured as an investor on the South African version of Shark Tank, where he became the first shark to identify… Continue reading Vinny Lingham – Securing your identity with Civic.com and Bitcoin