Summary of How the Blockchain Is Changing Money and Business

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How the Blockchain Is Changing Money and Business summary
Blockchain technology could realize the shared prosperity that the Internet promised but failed to deliver.


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Blockchain technology has amassed enormous buzz and promises to revolutionize society. Digital strategist Don Tapscott gives an accessible overview of how the technology works before explaining just how it will democratize finance and break down barriers that impede social mobility. getAbstract recommends Tapscott’s pithy analysis to anyone interested in the social implications of this burgeoning technology.

In this summary, you will learn

  • What shortcomings the “Internet of information” exhibits,
  • How blockchain technology provides a solution, and
  • How the blockchain can democratize wealth distribution and create shared prosperity.


The “Internet of information” democratized access to knowledge by enabling people to share data quickly and easily with one another. However, when you share a document via the...
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About the Speaker

Digital strategist Dan Tapscott is the author of Wikinomics and Blockchain Revolution.

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