Finding New Choice in Virtual Currency — Interview

I have come to think that the word “Blockchain technology” is just a really great way to part an investor from his money. There’s a lot of buzz these days about virtual currencies and Blockchain technology. How are we to approach this tide of monetary innovation? As the range of options we have to transmit… Read More

Navigating Uncharted Cryptocurrency Terrain — Interview

Geoffrey Mason is an intellectual property lawyer who is a senior partner for the Cogent Law Group. In this interview Geoffrey discusses ways in which cryptocurrencies differ from each other and explores their role vis-à-vis the nation state. Learn how cryptocurrency is transforming our economy and what you can do to keep up with its evolution.… Read More

Giving up the Idea of Professional Stability — Interview

Adam Solomon runs the IT talent acquisition firm DC Tech Search. In this interview Adam talks about current trends into tech hiring. As artificial intelligence ushers in a wave of automation that is making even the most skilled professionals redundant, is it time to rethink society’s relationship to work? Glean ideas in this episode for what… Read More

Recoding the American Economy — Interview

At the beginning of 2017 there are over 500,000 unfilled tech jobs in the United States. How will applicants learn the required skills to succeed in these jobs? How will employers avoid overlooking qualified candidates? How will applicants from underserved communities gain access to the training they need to compete for these jobs? Tess Posner… Read More

A Brief History of Bitcoin — Interview

By now we’ve all heard of Bitcoin, but what is it and how does it work? How is cyber currency changing the way we conduct financial transactions? Jesse Posner (@JessePosner) is a securities lawyer turned programmer. In this interview provides a primer on cyber currency, covering both its great promise and tremendous pitfalls. Listen to… Read More