Gabriel Bianconi stanford cs

Cryptoasset Resources

Cryptoasset Resources


Blockchain 101 - A Visual Demo [video] [demo]
Anders Brownworth (Chief Evangelist, Circle)

Minimum Viable Block Chain
Ilya Grigorik (Web Performance Engineer, Google)

Fundamental Challenges with Public Blockchains
Preethi Kasireddy (Blockchain Engineer)

On Public and Private Blockchains
Vitalik Buterin (Creator, Ethereum)


Bitcoin Whitepaper [pdf]
Satoshi Nakamoto (Creator, Bitcoin)

The Evolving Economics of Bitcoin, Gold and Fiat Currencies
Bluford Putnam (Chief Economist, CME Group) et al.

Bitcoin Lightning Network — 7 Things You Should Know
Lukas Schor (The Argon Group)


An (Institutional) Investor’s Take on Cryptoassets [pdf]
John Pfeffer (Former Partner, KKR)

Fat Protocols
Joel Monegro (Analyst, Union Square Ventures)

Thoughts on Tokens
Balaji Srinivasan (Partner, Andreessen Horowitz)

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

Buyer Beware
Fred Wilson (Partner, Union Square Ventures)

Social Impact

How I Missed the Point of Bitcoin
American Banker

How Digital Currency Will Change The World
Brian Armstrong (Co-Founder & CEO, Coinbase)

Background Subjects

Game Theory

The Evolution of Trust [demo]
Nicky Case

Disclaimer: The author has invested in a number of cryptoassets, and does not necessarily endorse any of the projects and resources listed above.