Five Blockchain Start-Ups You Need To Watch
The year is 2009. A forum user, under the guise ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’, sits down at their computer and is compelled to post something.
They (an individual or group) have for years held a deep-seated distrust in centralised financial intuitions; that distrust has now most likely overflowed in to anger as they watch the events of the Global Financial Crisis unfold around them.
The rest is history as the world is introduced to Bitcoin’s landmark whitepaper. First forum users, and later millions globally would sing praises and demand for the new crypto-currency would surpass what was imaginable.
Others however, raised curious and opportunistic eyebrows. Their attention drawing to other areas within the manifesto - specifically to the underlying technology in which Nakamoto proposed their beloved Bitcoin to run atop. Blockchain.