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Andreas Antonopoulos - The Future Of Money

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00:00 | Trailer
02:19 | Brian’s thoughts on the episode
03:33 | Brian’s introduction
06:25 | When your stuff weighs less than you
07:45 | Why he lives a nomadic lifestyle
11:30 | Brian’s and Andreas’ backgrounds with Bitcoin and what attracts others to it18:48 How Andres feels about the people who speculate on Bitcoin
21:34 | Importance of research to know the definitions so to avoid the scams and know when not to invest
28:41 | Andreas shuns the get rich quick speculators who despoil what he believes is a force for good
33:42 | An explanation of what causes the dramatic booms and busts in Crypto, but there are worse bubbles
43:19 | The benefits of the wash out cycle after bubbles burst and companies collapse
46:22 | Why people need to understand cryptocurrency and blockchain and their future impact on them
55:07 | People should diversify their life and assets thus acting as Chekov’s gun to a governmental plan
1:03:07 | Cryptocurrency is not for everyone, it requires certain skills
1:04:44 | Not important Amazon doesn’t accept crypto, as it’s not present in countries where crypto is needed
1:05:09 | You can remove your country from crypto, but you cannot remove crypto from your country
1:10:09 | The danger of surveillance and powerlessness in a cashless society
1:15:00 | Currency is used as a weapon
1:23:06 | What Andreas says to those who say we have to guard against using money for terrorism
1:26:48 | Separation of money and state will be seen as an obvious idea of our second enlightenment
1:30:14 | Does Andreas worry above government sanctions being imposed upon him
1:33:35 | The five pillars of blockchain
1:38:27 | The worrying concerns around the new permission blockchains, like the new Facebook coin Libra
1:43:40 | People get worried about their privacy and identity but don’t realise money is a form of free speech
1:48:39 | A prediction of a possibly bizarre world where AI creates companies without human supervision
1:52:44 | Digital exhortation organisations
1:53:20 | These systems are neutral to politics, it can disrupt a lot of social institutions
2:01:05 | An exploration of Uber, a unicorn technology corporation
2:11:18 | What this world would look like in one hundred years-time if it goes as Andreas hopes it will
2:16:48 | The human capacity for disruption is dictated by age, so generational change drives us forward
2:18:25 | What Andreas sees himself doing in five years and why he is learning Spanish to achieve this
2:20:00 | His view of the future for crypto currencies in China
2:21:06 | Andreas’ daily routine
2:22:45 | What his superpower is
2:26:39 | Worst and best days of his life
2:32:06 | What we would be surprised to learn about Andreas
2:37:03 | What scares him
2:38:23 | What keeps him awake at night
2:42:23 | Phone call to the 20 years old Andreas
2:43:48 | Success secrets
2:44:32 | Phone call to the young person listening to help them prepare themselves to live in the world
2:50:18 | Brian’s summing up.


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