Browsing the "Naval Ravikant" Tag

Will Facebook’s Libra Be an On-Ramp or Dead End for Crypto?

| Brady Dale

Cryptocurrency insiders share their thoughts on whether Facebook's ambitious Libra project will help, or hurt, the broader industry.

Crypto Reckoning? Industry Vets Strike Humble Tone in San Francisco

| Leigh Cuen

Many at San Francisco Blockchain Week are warily reflecting on the lessons of the 2017 token boom, the pride that came before the bear-market fall.

kaleidoscope, change

This Blockchain Tosses Blocks: Naval, MetaStable Back Twist on Crypto ‘Cash’

| Brady Dale

A new blockchain startup is coming out of stealth Wednesday and boasting a significant cast of investors.

wires, cords

Better Bitcoin Relay? Crypto VCs Back BloXroute Funding

| Brady Dale

BloXroute's founder worries relay networks that speeds data between crypto miners are not censorship resistant and too slow to foster scaling now.

Don’t Use a Blockchain Unless You Really Need One

| Marc Hochstein

Blockchains are inefficient, and worth the cost only when censorship-resistance is required. For money, it clearly is; for identity, it just might be.

Most Influential in Blockchain 2017 #4: Naval Ravikant

| Marc Hochstein

If crypto assets really are the "Craziest Bubble Ever," then Naval Ravikant is the movement's elder statesman. The founder of AngelList, Ravikant…

Naval Ravikant: Bitcoin Solves ‘Money Problems’

| Brady Dale

During Token Summit II, AngelList co-founder Naval Ravikant waved off talk of a bubble, saying cryptocurrency solve people's money problems.

Token Summit II

‘More Bang for Less Byte’: ICOs Confront Growing Pains

| Brady Dale

If the opening reception at Token Summit II was any indication, the ICO market is still brimming with enthusiasm, but struggling to figure itself out.