Hey Chewxy, what do you think will happen if one day everyone decides to move their money onto a blockchain and no longer need banks?
That was a question that a friend asked me last week. I thought about the situation, gave some answers based on my what I understood of the world and the economy, while sketching out in broad strokes, what would happen. Essentially the conclusion was “civil unrest and war breaks out”.
Then came time to organize Sydney Python. Due to clashing meetup dates with Data Science Sydney, Girl Geek Sydney and other groups, there was a dearth of speakers. So I stepped up and gave a talk based on the hypothetical question. Here are the slides:
-  There were other conclusions too, I give the alternatives at the end of the blog post ↩