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1 - Rafael LaVerde (Crypto Economics Analyst) comes on the show to discuss crypto as money, decentralized cooperation via smart contracts, Hodlocker, DERO (Private Decentralized Application Platform; new blockchain technology with enhanced Reliability, Privacy, Security, Usability, and Portability), etc...
Rafael's previous interviews with Ernest HERE
Rafael LaVerde has a background in private equity and venture capital. He discovered Bitcoin in 2012 while volunteering on Ron Paul's presidential campaign. He served as board member of a Libertarian Super PAC while doing post-graduate work in economics, and was also a member of the University of Texas' Mises Circle. His formal education includes graduate degrees in continental philosophy and psychology. He has been a Bitcoin miner since 2014. Rafael also managed investor relations for the BitAngels Network, which helped finance the vast majority of early Bitcoin startups, and was also part of the DApps Fund team that revolutionized funding structures that eventually became known as ICOs and STOs. He was also the founding partner of what became one of the very first Bitcoin venture capital funds.
SHOW NOTES AND REFERENCES:
1. The most important technology created for activism: hodlocker.com
2. Crypto as money
3. Decentralized cooperation via smart contracts
4. Cleaning up the internet noise to signal ration using costly signals
5. DERO - https://dero.io/
DERO is a general purpose, private, and scalable decentralized application platform that allows developers to deploy powerful and unstoppable applications, while users retain total control over their assets with complete privacy.
The DERO Project has created a platform for developers to deploy secure, open, scalable, and privacy-preserving decentralized applications. DERO is unique because we value security and privacy above all else; as a result, users are able to transact privately over our network without fear of common protocol-level and network attacks. Additionally, our technology preserves transparency where required and scales with network load, which provides an ideal environment for business-class applications.
Homomorphic Encryption Blockchain
Account balances and data are never decrypted by the blockchain. Only account owners can decrypt and access their data. Welcome to a new data privacy paradigm.
Created From Scratch
DERO has been developed from scratch in Golang and is being actively developed by the original developers. It is not a fork of any other coin.
Secure and Private Smart Contracts
DERO is a homomorphically encrypted protocol that can serve individuals and business worldwide, with fast and anonymous transactions, smart contract and service model.
Homomorphic Encryption Blockchain Protocol
Private Smart Contract Platform & Services
No Trusted Setups or Hidden Parameters
Fast Transaction Confirmations (~18 sec.)
Instant Wallet Syncing
Fully Scalable Blockchain
Turing Complete DVM
Decentralized Proof-of-Work Mining
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