Gordon Smith, CEO of biproxi

If the mere mention of blockchain technology – or cryptocurrency, for that matter – triggers a mix of skepticism, disdain, and confusion, you’re certainly not alone. Much of what is “explained” to us about blockchain in media and academic papers is itself perplexing, filled with jargon like “decentralized distributed ledger” and “cryptographic hash.” Like many technologies, its own complexity has become, in some ways, exclusionary.