J.D. Salbego

What is the Web3?

Investment funds ploughed $27 billion dollars into the development of web3 technology in 2021. Much of that went into blockchain and cryptocurrency, the decentralized foundations which will power the financial incentives to continue the evolution of web3 – or the future of the internet, to give it a more readily recognisable title. But why? What …

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Web3 Gaming in the Metaverse

Anyone with even a passing interest in the Metaverse will have digested, with a mixture of staggering disbelief and excitement, the eye-watering valuations placed on traditional gaming ($256 billion by 2025), the Metaverse ($48 billion, projected $1 trillion by 2028), DeFi ($240 billion), and NFTs $26.9 billion. Play-to-earn is the entertainment common ground, an enticing …

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London Blockchain Week 2020 and The Future of Finance

Blockchain is already creating major shifts that will impact the global economy, technology, industry, and financial systems, while also converging with other frontier technologies including Big Data, AI, and IoT. Just before almost the entire world went into lockdown as protection from the raging Coronavirus, I had a great time during London Blockchain Week 2020 …

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Can Blockchain Survive Mass Adoption

Can Blockchain Survive Mass Adoption? Future Perils Disclosed

Originally published on Cointelegraph.com Prediction can be a bit of a gamble. And when cryptocurrency and blockchain are involved, it wouldn’t be surprising to see people shying away from scrying experiments of any sort. Blockchain gets a bad rep because of its relation to Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency which many love to hate due to its …

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Blockchain Innovation – The Future of Payments and Borderless P2P Commerce

December 2019, I was invited to give a keynote presentation at the Next Block Conference in Bangkok, during the Thailand Blockchain Week 2019. There I spoke on the Future of Payments and Borderless P2P Commerce. It was a fun filled week and I also spoke on “Blockchain and The Future of Banking” at the World …

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