A decentralized health insurance co-op could be setup with the mission of providing health coverage to its members. It would operate similar to a non-profit where the focus is on the members and not shareholders. The co-op would use a blockchain as its data structure and each user would run a node with software that would allow then to submit claims, payments and vote.
At the 2017 OmniUpdate Training Conference Hackathon a group created an application that would connect Amazon’s Alexa with OU Campus. The application right now will return the number of files a user checks out and will check them back in.
Slides, resources and notes from my presentation at the 2017 OU Campus User Conference in San Diego.
Bitcoin is anonymous until an action is taken that makes it not anonymous. The European Union Parliament suggests the the anonymity in bitcoin should be removed. This shows a lack of understanding on how bitcoin works.
The following are two essays that I wrote for a Banking and Finance class for my Masters in Digital Currency. The assignment was two short essays, one on why bitcoin is money and another on why bitcoin is not money. Both have been edited slightly.
Bitcoin is not money
Bitcoin is not recognized by any country as […]
The University of Northern Colorado has recently embraced all things analytics and as part of that we had a need to add event tracking code to buttons. The best use of this is when a pdf or document needs to be tracked. Since that content can’t have the analytics code, the link to it can […]
The University of Nicosia uses the Bitcoin blockchain to verify the authenticity of certificates that have been awarded. To verify my certificate, you will need the following three links:
Jesse Clark’s Certificate
List of valid certificate hashes
How do verify that the certificate is valid
Compute and verify the hash of my certificate above. It will be:
Using a server rewrite, a url such as http://example.org/jesse could read from http://example.org/jesse.php. However, in the content management system the link would go to the .php version. How can the URL be rewritten from:
Another use case might be that /index.html should be replaced with /. This variation is explained towards the bottom.
Step 1: […]
I was asked to give a presentation to a class of Theater Technology students at UNC about building websites. I had this presentation two years ago but a lot has changed since then. Below are the slides for the presentation. Here is an overview of the slides:
It starts with finding and purchasing a domain […]
I am taking an online class through the University of Nicosia in digital currencies and covers Bitcoin and the Blockchain. It is a free MOOC and can also be used as credit towards their Masters in Computer Science.
During the Live Q&A section on October 3rd, 2016, there was a question about the timing between blocks being mined. […]