020: Trash-Eating Junkyard Crypto-Goats

This weeks episode offers another guest, Mr. Darin is here to fill in for Jim while he studies for finals! Darin is a geek with nerd tendencies who just might like Taylor Swift as much as Adam. In this episode the boys talk about the Blockchain.


Follow Up

  • Jim is out and Darin is in!
  • T-Swift
  • If you havn't played Zelda, go play Zelda.

Blockchain

How does it work?

  • Networking of many machines does self checks to ensure the mistakes are limited.
  • Nodes in the chain confirm and verify transactions
  • Video Explanation

What does this solve?

  • It is decentralized
  • Prevents fraud
  • Adds resilience to attacks or hacking
  • Incorruptible
  • Solutions to server crashes
  • As long as a computer is around, you too can use bitcoin

Uses

  • Transactions/ Cryptocurrency
  • Anything that involves a ledger

Wrap Up

  • Thanks Darin!
  • Jim will be back after finals
  • Adam has troubles with the Yoga App

Credits

Opening Song by Steven James

Find more of his work on... Bandcamp - SoundCloud - Facebook

Where to Go

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