In an article and video published on Yahoo Finance today, reporter Daniel Roberts writes:
In case you haven’t heard, blockchain is all the rage lately on Wall Street, whereas bitcoin, the digital currency that blockchain came along with in 2009, is suddenly very uncool.
Roberts covers the idea of the Internet of Value, terminology used to describe both bitcoin and the blockchain. The Tapscotts argue for the removal of the powerful intermediaries who have made their fortunes sittin gin the middle of all exchanges of value, from music, to money to stocks and bonds.
Father-and-son team Don and Alex Tapscott, both business strategy consultants, have a new book out today called “Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is Changing Money, Business and the World.” A more apt title might hedge that the technology “could” change the world, but the book makes a convincing case for why blockchains could revolutionize the financial sector, and much more.
Read the full article and watch the video on Yahoo Finance.