Ethereum’s Constantinople Update & Difficulty Bomb

Not too long from now, Ethereum will get another update.It’s called Constantinople and will bring some much needed upgrades to improve the performanceof the Ethereum blockchain and it will also address the problems related to the difficultybomb and miner rewards.The update is rather intensive and will break backwards-compatibility, meaning that it willcome into existence with […]

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IPFS: Interplanetary file storage!

Today, the internet is such an important tool in our everyday life.We use it to consume media, to communicate with friends and colleagues, to learn, tohandle our finances and much more…But the web as we know it has a problem: the information on it is centralized.It’s all stored on big server farms like this one […]

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[CS198.1x Week 2] Ethereum Timeline

After Bitcoin, the next most influential blockchain platform is Ethereum.Bitcoin is a storage of value, that is to say, it’s “coin-centric”.It was created as a medium of payment transaction and a store of value, an alternative to regularmoney.Ethereum, on the other hand, was developed as a platform to execute peer-to-peer “smartcontracts” and applications.It supports Turing-complete […]

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Bitcoin is worthless (but so is your “real” money)

Bitcoin is worthless (but so is your “real” money)

Hi, my name is Xavier, and when I talk about cryptocurrencies, I often get comments sayingthat Bitcoin, Ethereum, and others aren’t worth anything.That people are just artificially creating its value.And you know what, that’s true.I also hear that they’re not real because it’s only virtual money, not physical.That’s true as well.But in this video, I […]

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Into the Bitcoin Charts (w/ Big Chonis) | Trade Ideas

Into the Bitcoin Charts (w/ Big Chonis) | Trade Ideas

Welcome to trade ideasI’m Jake MerleSitting down with big Jonas if Joan is trading great job you on the show for your very first real vision interview JayThank you so much for having me really appreciate it since it script a week here at real visionWe’d love to get your view on Bitcoin and you […]

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KYT CryptoLibrary – What is Bitcoin?

KYT CryptoLibrary – What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a decentralized electronic currency.It is not controlled by a corporation or government, and is not backed by any physical good orpromise other than the transparent rules it follows, as coded into the Bitcoin protocol.Depending on how you look at it, Bitcoin can also be described as a virtual commodity,a payment system, a network, […]

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Can Bitcoin Retake $20K? (w/ David Levine)

Can Bitcoin Retake $20K? (w/ David Levine)

JAKE MERL: Welcome to Trade Ideas. I’m Jake Merl, sitting down with Dave Levine of Odin River.David, great to have you back on the show.DAVID LEVINE: Thanks for having me back. Nice to see you again.JAKE MERL: So, you’ve been on Real Vision a few different times talking about systemic riskand the potential for a […]

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🔴Unlocking Value in a Beaten-Down REIT – Colony Capital (w/ John Jannarone)

🔴Unlocking Value in a Beaten-Down REIT – Colony Capital (w/ John Jannarone)

Welcome to trade ideasI’m Jake Merle sitting down with John Jay neurone editor-in-chief of IPO edge John great to have you back on the show. Thanks JakeSo what are we looking at today? What’s your trade idea? Well, my idea today is colony capital. This is an interesting companyIt’s real hodgepodge of different assets its […]

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The Fed Central Bank Predictions for 2019 (w/ Max Wolff)

The Fed Central Bank Predictions for 2019 (w/ Max Wolff)

JAKE MERL: Welcome to Trade Ideas. I’m Jake Merl, sitting down with Max Wolff, co-founder of Multivariate.Max, great to have you back on the show.MAX WOLFF: Always my pleasure, thank you and happy holidays.JAKE MERL: So today, we’re going to be talking about central banks,specifically the Fed and the ECB. We have some important meetings […]

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How to Hedge Your Portfolio Risk During a Potential Fed Crash (w/ Michael Gayed)

How to Hedge Your Portfolio Risk During a Potential Fed Crash (w/ Michael Gayed)

JAKE MERL: Welcome to Trade Ideas.I’m Jake Merl, sitting down Michael Gayed, portfolio manager at Pension Partnersand author of the Lead-Lag Report. Michael, great to have you back on the show.MICHAEL GAYED: Always a pleasure.JAKE MERL: So, you’ve been here several different times over the past few months talking aboutthe probabilities of a spring crash […]

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