Bitcoin SV product designer, Alex Agut (CEO of HandCash) tells Michael Hudson (Bitstocks CEO-Founder) how the HandCash team went from developing a Qualitative AI product later adopted by Accenture and Elon Musks' Tesla, to exclusively building on BSV.
The two talk impending cryptocurrency regulations, Bitcoin myths and distortions, and 'MetaNet': the Internet of Value that Craig Wright is building on the BSV blockchain.
0:17 - Using technology and logic as a compass instead of ideals.
1:03 - HandCash design ethos: focus on one thing and do it well.
3:00 - On the Pokemon Go phenomenon and what it tells you about app design.
7:17 - How Bitcoin got on Alex's radar in 2015.
11:54 - Alex's journey from Bitcoin to Bitcoin SV.
16:59 - How the HandCash R&D team developed a Qualitative AI product that Accenture adopted for autonomous driving
21:00 - Alex's 5 to 10-year view of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency space, and HandCash.
23:56 - Michael and Alex discuss the potential and opportunities related to creating 'the Internet of Value' (Craig Wright's Metanet) on a blank slate.
27:57 - Alex about their approach to cryptocurrency regulations.
31:30 - The new POP (point of sale) and HandCash apps that are coming out soon.
34:13 - Michael asks Alex about the biggest challenges and greatest triumphs of his career in the crypto space.
38:29 - On the actors that co-opted Bitcoin for their own agendas.
Norwegian enterprise blockchain provider, UNISOT is a supply chain solution provider for enterprises that solves industry issues using BSV.
In the third and final part of this episode, we turn our attention to key upcoming events in the Bitcoin calendar; with the reward halving taking centre stage.
In the second part of this episode, we explore the multiple layers and components of miners, developers, users and merchants that make up the Bitcoin system.
Bitcoin Core (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Bitcoin SV (BSV). How did we get to three vastly different projects laying claim to the Bitcoin name?
Africa's 'Blockchain Guy', Founder and CEO of Centbee, Lorien Gamaroff sits down with Michael Hudson.
Jimmy Nguyen shares details about the dedication and hard work that went on behind the scenes of the Genesis Upgrade - all the way since the 2018 hard fork.
Über Bitcoin coder and CTO at nChain, Steve Shadders talks about Bitcoin’s history, and creating an immutable chronicle with the help of Bitcoin.
Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain Researcher and Lecturer, Konstantinos Sgantzos talks to Bitstocks CEO and Founder, Michael Hudson.
Damien Hartley-Swan, Bitstocks Head of Design and designer of Bitstocks’ Gravity talks to CEO. Michael Hudson, about UX, UI & VR in crypto.