If you needed to create an unique on-line neighborhood with a shared aim, how would you go about it? If your reply is, “with crypto, obviously!” you then’re in luck. DAOs (these are decentralized autonomous organizations, if that helps) are rising extra standard with proponents of cryptocurrency and blockchain applied sciences. But what’s up for some debate is what these communities are literally good for, and what sort of affect this purposeful gatekeeping can have on the actual world.
This week on Gadget Lab, WIRED senior author Gilad Edelman joins us to discuss in regards to the topsy-turvy world of DAOs and his personal expertise with creating one.
Read Gilad’s story about his experimental DAO for punchlines.
Gilad might be discovered on Twitter @GiladEdelman. Lauren Goode is @LaurenGoode. Michael Calore is @snackfight. Bling the principle hotline at @GadgetLab. The present is produced by Boone Ashworth (@booneashworth). Our theme music is by Solar Keys.
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