Throughout the ages, money has undergone more reinventions than Madonna. Its latest guise, programmable cryptocurrency, enables the secure flow of money without the need for institutional oversight, explains MIT researcher Neha Narula. getAbstract recommends Narula’s clear-cut introduction to the basics and potential of cryptocurrencies to the uninitiated who are curious about the latest innovations in finance.
In this summary, you will learn
- How cryptocurrencies have evolved,
- How they work, and
- How digital currencies will change the way people and companies conduct transactions and assign value.
About the Speaker
Neha Narula is the director of cryptocurrency research at the Digital Currency Initiative at MIT Media Lab.