How the blockchain is changing money and business

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What is the blockchain? If you don't know, you should; if you do, chances are you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society.

Aired August 25, 2016

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Promising, but abstract, complicated, & daunting challenge without clear reference. Infomercial for blockchain services, but no '800' number.
Chris R
It doesn’t sound like you listened through this fully. The end is several very concrete ways blockchain technology could be implemented counterpointed against what happens now
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