🎧 Decentralized Discussions on The Hacker Noon Podcast 🎧
Listen to this episode on iTunes, Google Podcast, Podchaser, Castbox, PlayerFM, TuneIn, iHeartRadio, Stitcher or wherever else you get your podcasts. The Hacker Noon Podcast is back from migration hiatus! Tune in to Mark Nadal, creator of the GUN decentralized database, and David Smooke, Founder & CEO of Hacker Noon, discussing open source, decentralization, faagm, and a bit about their upcoming partnership.
They Wrote the “Programming Bitcoin” Book in 4 Days
Read Full Story by Jimmy Song on HackerNoon.com More from Bitcoin Spotlight: Bitcoin’s Security Budget is Adequate by KryptoJoseph An Old Statistical Trick Might Help Better Explain the Apparent Correlation Between Bitcoin and Gold by Jesus Rodriguez The Bitcoin/Government Battle is Vaporware by Jesse Lawler Hacker Noon’s Bitcoin Manifesto by Utsav Jaiswal and Pirate Beachbum
“The Internet is Here to Stay,” says Ron Burgundy
Listen to Cyber Security Episode with Ron Burgundy, infosec expert Richard Greenberg, and Caroline (via iHeartRadio). Learn about the Dark Web today. Also, on the Hacker Noon Podcast: E61 — We Are Living in the Simulation Hypothesis with Riz Virk. Listen on iTunes, Google, wherever you get your podcasts, or watch on Youtube:
12 Featured Technology Stories
Aug 5–13: Editor’s Recommendations: In Math We Trust. Do You? Or Should You? “A few days ago, one of my favorite artists, Carlos Cruz-Diez, passed away. He is considered one of the fathers of kinetic art, which plays with the viewer’s perspective to provide the illusion of movement. …
$1B in Orders and $35M Raised: Meet the Man Disrupting Marijuana Tech
Listen to the interview on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Can also watch the interview on YouTube. In this episode, Patrick Murray interviews Ryan G. Smith about how LeafLink grew to $1B in orders on their platform, making up 16% of all B2B orders in the U.S. More at http://firstbillion.leaflink.com/. …
Rebellion Against the Libra Empire
Read full story. — “Last month, Facebook rocked the world with its blockbuster Libra announcement. Even a year ago, the idea that an iconic United States company would launch a digital currency or that a sitting president would tweet about it seemed insane,” writes Dan Jeffries.
New Community Homepage 🙌
Community.HackerNoon.com: Tech professionals talking shop — Hey Hackers — We’ve made some changes to make it easier to access the variety of threads in our community forum. The homepage now displays all categories, the three latest threads in each category, and a quote to frame what the reader could be getting into. Check it out: Quotes to Frame Community Categories: Random…
Help.HackerNoon.com — Check out the Hacker Noon help section. It’s setup as a wiki, so the left hand navigation is your go to source for navigating your way to something that’s hopefully helpful. You can also search for a document in the upper left. This micro-site is brand new, so please bear…