Why people are buying cartoon cats on the blockchain

When I show you what I’m holding, some of you might see a simple cartoon. Some of you might see a complex piece of engineering. You’d both be right. Meet Genesis, the first Cryptokitty. She’s not alone. All of a sudden, cryptokitties are everywhere. “Cryptokitties” “Cryptokitties” “The viral blockchain-based game that sparked a global craze […]

Make Money with the Steem Monsters Trading Card Game

here’s an idea for you why don’t you try making money with a trading card game called Steem Monsters yeah that’s right Steem Monsters is a trading card game similar to Yugi-oh Pokemon and Magic the Gathering you buy booster packs you open the cards and if they’re rare or legendary you can sell them […]


Video #2: Chess blockchain example (adding tokens)

Hi it’s Keir Finlow-Bates here. So in the previous video I described a chess blockchain system, whereby a whole chess ecosystem could be implemented on a blockchain in a decentralized manner, allowing people to play games against each other and have their performance recorded in an auditable and tamper-proof way, which means that you can […]

Video #1: Chess blockchain example (intro)

Hi it’s Keir Finlow-Bates here, and today I want to start a series of five videos in which I look at a sample blockchain system that can be used to illustrate a number of the different features and problems that are faced in the blockchain space. So I’ll start off in this video by defining […]