How and Why Cryptocurrencies Will Be Used by Almost Everyone on the Planet – And What Needs to Happen for True Mass Adoption
Raise your hand if the terms “cryptocurrency” or “blockchain” results in a puzzled expression on your face. I get it, because I was in the same boat until recently when my ever-inquisitive mind began to trod down the path of how emerging technologies have, and will continue to change the way we navigate our lives. Think back to when the Internet first came onto the scene. How about setting up an email? Wi-Fi? All, in their time, were considered emerging technologies that many could not understand. Now, today, crypto-currencies (i.e. bitcoin, ethereum) are the next big thing. From shopping for basic necessities, to paying your mortgage, cryptocurrency has introduced a new way to exchange anything of value.