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Rolling out a Global Permissionless IoT Protocol, with Amir Haleem of Heliu‪m‬

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Rolling out a Global Permissionless IoT Protocol, with Amir Haleem of Heliu‪m‬

We talk to Amir who (alongside Shawn Fanning of Napster fame) founded Helium the world’s first peer-to-peer wireless network and their decade journey to flip the telco model and create a people’s network, inspired by Bitcoin and Filecoin, to what are now 17963 Hotspots globally including partnerships Salesforce and Lime.

We talk about how they pivoted their company, built their own blockchain and hardwire devices from scratch attracting investment from Google Ventures, Khosala Ventures Munich Re and Mark Beinhoff personally.

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