Richie covers the so what of blockchain as opposed to the crowded area of the what of blockchain. In the 1st half readers self-realize that a trust gap is exponentially expanding in commerce, and humans are carrying the unnecessary burden to always trust but verify with intermediaries. Today, we the human species start every company or transaction with the automatic subliminal assumption that counterparties cannot be trusted. In the 2nd half, Richie re-positions blockchain from a paradigm that is looking for a problem, into a paradigm that would help close the trust gap. Blockchain, mankind’s first opportunity for trusted commerce at global scale.
Traditional Businesses have been warned!
This book gives a solid explanation on why all entrepreneurs need to evaluate the blockchain, and how it will impact your business! There is no denying blockchain is here to stay and it is gaining momentum quickly, especially now with bitcoin reaching all times highs gaining everyone's attention. Learn how you can apply the blockchain to your business/ideas, or risk getting left in the dust... Good read!