Crypto-Winter has been long and hard. The crypto market has been in decline since December 2017 which many questioning whether the market has “bottomed” or not. It is always good to hear the opinions of Andreas Antonopoulos, who is a technologist and serial entrepreneur. One of the most well-known and respected figures in Bitcoin.
In this talk, Andreas takes note of the difference in perspective between those in the northern vs. southern hemispheres regarding the current state of Bitcoin and the broader cryptocurrency market. Then he addresses the question about what success looks like, and how the road to monopolies and regulatory capture is based on the assumption of a zero-sum game. In contrast, for a real free market and an open creative commons, principles are the most valuable differentiator.