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Boulder Startup Week Blockchain Track

Boulder Startup Week Blockchain Track

Boulder Startup Week is a one week celebration of entrepreneurship and community every May in Boulder.   The next one is May 14-18 2018, and it's my 5th year organizing a track.  This year, my track is going to be the Blockchain track.  Click here to see the schedule.   Read the article >>
Gitcoin: Push Open Source Repos Forward

Gitcoin: Push Open Source Repos Forward

Being steeped in the Boulder  startup community, I've seen how much value is provided in open source software, and also how little compensation is given to open source developers without a Corporate sponsor.  I've seen issues that die because of lack of ownership, seen developers quit projects because they are treated poorly, and seen plenty of half finished projects left to the dustbin of internet Read the article >>
Word of the Day: Stigmergy

Word of the Day: Stigmergy

I first learned about the concept of Stigmergy this week. From wikipedia: Stigmergy is a consensus social network mechanism of indirect coordination, through the environment, between agents or actions. The principle is that the trace left in the environment by an action stimulates the performance of a next action, by the same or a different agent. In that way, subsequent actions tend to reinforce Read the article >>
Colorado Coin (COLO) – A Corporeal CryptoCoin

Colorado Coin (COLO) – A Corporeal CryptoCoin

I built a thing this weekend.  Its an experimental ERC20 token for organizating local communities. Dogfooded at Boulder Blockchain How it works. ColoradoCoins can be physically created by printing the above image. mint()ing some coins (see below) and placing them into a YouveGotETH QR Code. physically affixing the ColoradoCoin image to the sticker printed in #1. The QR Code Read the article >>