Blockchain is a powerful innovation enabling secure distribution of data, storage and transactions. It has the potential to drive a parallel economy. While its fundamental feature is its immutability, the enormous information on blockchain makes it difficult to understand what the technology is all about. In this Conversational Masterclass, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert, Ajeet Khurana simplifies the concept, explains its structure, applications in real life, cryptocurrency, and the future of this cult technology.
Ajeet a known entity in the startup ecosystem for the past 27 years, is former CEO of IIT Bombay’s Business Incubator, former Head of the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Committee at the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and more recently CEO at Zebpay in Singapore.
Pilot - Krishnan Hariharan [ 01:17 ]
Introduction to the Podcast
Introduction and context setting - Ajay Menon [ 08:26 ]
Introduction and context setting
Blockchain is the revolutionary ledger technology that helps entities store data in a decentralized, and immutable format. As interesting its structure is, its invention is also a fascinating story. Tune in to learn the basics of blockchain, how it works, who controls it, and the mystery behind its invention with Ajeet Khurana, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert, who decodes it for you.
Applications of Blockchain - Ajay Menon [ 14:58 ]
Applications of Blockchain
Blockchain, mostly due to its immutable attribution, has gained popularity amongst various sectors. On this episode, Ajeet Khurana, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert discusses its practical applications, the advantages and disadvantages the technology holds as well as the critical issue of security.
How does Blockchain technology work? - Ajay Menon [ 23:17 ]
How does Blockchain technology work?
Cryptocurrency Expert, Ajeet Khurana, explains the engineering behind Blockchain technology. He simplifies the nature of the technology built on three pillars - decentralization, transparency, and immutability. Ajeet also shares a few real-world examples where the technology has been successfully implemented.
Blockchain and Bitcoin - Ajay Menon [ 28:09 ]
Blockchain and Bitcoin
Bitcoin is a huge buzz in the world of digital currencies. In today's age, the largest usage of blockchain technology is in cryptocurrency. Tune in as, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert, Ajeet Khurana breaks down what the terminology means, its application in digital currency, other forms of digital currencies, and how it is regulated.
Blockchain and Mining - Ajay Menon [ 12:50 ]
Blockchain and Mining
In this episode, Ajeet Khurana, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert, explains what the terminology 'mining' means in blockchain and its process. Tune in, as he elaborates on what role does mining play in building cryptocurrencies and how not to get trapped by Ponzi schemes.
Blockchain and the Future - Ajay Menon [ 14:09 ]
Blockchain and the Future
Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Expert, Ajeet Khurana shares his views on what holds for the future of Blockchain or is blockchain the future. He explains the features of this useful technology layer by layer to describe what the future could be, which industries are likely to adopt it, how can it be scaled and career opportunities.