The First Block Podcast

TFB#7: Divraj Jain on moving from crypto hype to crypto reality

March 19, 2019

Divraj is the founder of Build in Bombay, which is a real-time startup chat community. The company is responsible for organising meetups for Zcash in India. He previously started Tokentally, which is a platform for curated crypto-asset resources. Along with his website, he is one of India’s foremost minds in the fields of crypto and blockchain technology and his Twitter page is an incredible resource for the latest technological and market developments coming out of this space.

1:33 Divraj’s background and introduction.| 3:18 Takeaways from EthBerlin | 7:36 Token Curated Registries (TCR’s) | 9:33 How Ethereum has developed in the last two years | 11:55  ZCash and other privacy coins | 15:20 Bitcoin forks and ideologies | 18:46 The current utility of crypto assets | 21:09 Assessing Dapp usage | 24:10 Interesting projects in the crypto space | 27:20 Central Banks, Governments and cryptocurrencies. | 34:14 Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology in India.