Bitcoin’s emergence as a global digital currency has been as revolutionary as it has been erratic.
But while fledgling investors obsess over every fluctuation in the cryptocurrency market, nation-states are more interested in the underlying blockchain technology, and its ability to revolutionize how business is done on the internet and beyond.
VICE’s Michael Moynihan traveled to Russia with Vitalik Buterin, inventor of the ethereum blockchain, to get a front-row seat to the geopolitical tug of war over Internet 3.0.
Watch “New Kids on the Blockchain” above and read the story at VICE.
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