1 hr 47 min

Read_578 - The Irrelevance of Experts [Willem Van Den Bergh‪]‬ Bitcoin Audible

    • Technology

“as the internet has slowly but surely eroded the obstacle of restricted information access in the past decades, the limiting factor for an individual to make intellectual progress merely shifted from an accessibility problem to a filtering problem (filtering the information that is relevant from the information that is not).” - Willem Van Den Bergh

Another excellent piece from Willem on the core issue of information flow in the modern age. What is the difference between systemic versus regional experts, and what framework can we use to better assess and filter the ocean of information flooding at us everyday? Are we destined to be the victims of supposed "authorities" with no skin in the game? Or is there a path to sustainable, robust knowledge in our digital future? don't miss this one!

Check out the original with tons of great links for further reading into these concepts below! Plus drop some massive applause on this article on Medium:
https://medium.com/@willemvandenbergh_85885/the-ir-relevance-of-experts-top-down-versus-bottom-up-information-flow-428bd5005d88

Don't forget Willem's previous, amazing piece on Schelling points and the natural path toward convergence on Bitcoin:
https://bitcoinaudible.com/on-schelling-points-network-effects-lind/

For the best products and services to get you started in Bitcoin, our sponsors are literally a handful of those that I use most in this space:
• Get Bitcoin rewards on literally everything you buy with the Fold Card (20% discount)
• Buy Bitcoin automatically and painlessly with SwanBitcoin
• Keep your Bitcoin keys safe on the secure, open source BitBox02 (5% discount code GUY)
• Get tickets to the biggest & most exciting Bitcoin conference in the world! Bitcoin 2022 (10% discount code GUYSWANN)
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

“as the internet has slowly but surely eroded the obstacle of restricted information access in the past decades, the limiting factor for an individual to make intellectual progress merely shifted from an accessibility problem to a filtering problem (filtering the information that is relevant from the information that is not).” - Willem Van Den Bergh

Another excellent piece from Willem on the core issue of information flow in the modern age. What is the difference between systemic versus regional experts, and what framework can we use to better assess and filter the ocean of information flooding at us everyday? Are we destined to be the victims of supposed "authorities" with no skin in the game? Or is there a path to sustainable, robust knowledge in our digital future? don't miss this one!

Check out the original with tons of great links for further reading into these concepts below! Plus drop some massive applause on this article on Medium:
https://medium.com/@willemvandenbergh_85885/the-ir-relevance-of-experts-top-down-versus-bottom-up-information-flow-428bd5005d88

Don't forget Willem's previous, amazing piece on Schelling points and the natural path toward convergence on Bitcoin:
https://bitcoinaudible.com/on-schelling-points-network-effects-lind/

For the best products and services to get you started in Bitcoin, our sponsors are literally a handful of those that I use most in this space:
• Get Bitcoin rewards on literally everything you buy with the Fold Card (20% discount)
• Buy Bitcoin automatically and painlessly with SwanBitcoin
• Keep your Bitcoin keys safe on the secure, open source BitBox02 (5% discount code GUY)
• Get tickets to the biggest & most exciting Bitcoin conference in the world! Bitcoin 2022 (10% discount code GUYSWANN)
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1 hr 47 min

Top Podcasts In Technology