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    Mapping Decentralised Finance (DeFi)

    Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer electronic cash system. DeFi is a peer-to-peer electronic financial instrument system and refers to projects that are using cryptographic tokens and blockchains enabling anyone to issue, transfer and own financial instruments.

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    Tech

    Token Curated Registry Part 1

    In this project, as part of Outlier Ventures’ Research Programme with the Imperial Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering and in collaboration with Ocean Protocol and MusicMap, a group of six students from Imperial College took on the task of building a TCR Simulator.

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    Crypto-economics

    Deployment Phase of Token Ecosystem Creation Part 1 & 2: Testing & Iteration + System Safety

    Kicking off our series on the Deployment Phase we will discuss the importance of testing and network safety. Deployment is focused on system integration and continued model optimisation through testing and iteration.

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    Intelligence

    Decentralized Data Exchanges Give Value To Data In Smart Cities

    These marketplaces are made possible because of the technologies lower in stack from hardware, distribution, routing, verification, and interfacing. To learn more about the Convergence Stack, a valuable framework for understanding and building the next phase of digital infrastructure in cities, download the paper here. Decentralised Data Marketplaces Without a free flow of data, there […]

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    Designing a Smart City Through The Convergence

    The Convergence Stack recognises how data is collected, transported and exchanges in marketplaces that function both economically and for technology innovation that consists of many moving parts. By bringing these elements together we will create value and investable urban business models. Download the paper here to understand more. Building the digital infrastructure for the Fourth […]

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    Decentralised And Open Data Is The Foundation Of A Smart City

    This new infrastructure requires a host of technologies from the hardware to secure the data to the tools to distribute the data like distributed ledgers. It will also need new routing and authentication technologies, interfacing technologies to make it easier to build applications, and new services, marketplaces and applications for users to benefit from what […]

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    Crypto-economics

    Designing Simple Incentives for Complex Networks Part 2

    In previous posts, we discussed the importance of stakeholder mapping and creating a taxonomy of actors, and setting your network’s objective function. These steps set a strong macro foundation for starting to build out specific incentives across your network, but now the focus turns to the microeconomics of specific roles within your network. More and […]

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    Tech

    The Convergence Stack webinar featuring ANVIL

    Outlier Ventures supports the development of the next era of digital infrastructure: The Convergence Stack. They anticipate the convergence of blockchains with IoT, AI and robotics and the stack is the set of decentralized technologies that are needed to replace the broken Web. Outlier Ventures Labs invite you to a virtual conversation with two technical […]

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