A Description of the DAO and the Failure That Occurred This Week — The biggest news this week in the cryptocurrency space has been the faltering of the DAO and the start of plans to quickly resolve the problem. If you are not familiar with the DAO, let me give a brief description:... Read more—
Hi, I'm Daniel Rice, a Software Developer and Chief Technology Officer with a focus on fintech, distributed ledgers, blockchains, and cryptocurrency.
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Bitcoin issues -- political or technical? — "The problem is that bitcoin has succeeded technically and is midway through the process of failing politically."-Vinay GuptaThere are many aspects of bitcoin that this quote could be in reference to, but for the sake of conversation I think it... Read more—
Raising VC: Looking at the Man in the Mirror — The tech media is littered with the success stories of companies who got funded by the finest VC's in the valley, but the truth is that under 5000 companies raised VC in 2014. It's hard to say exactly how many, but... Read more—
Power Laws and the Similarities Between the UFC and VC Investing — At a recent networking event I was speaking to a private equity partner about the nature of venture capital funding. He was commenting on how early stage tech investment is considered extremely high risk in most cases and the model... Read more—