The NEO News Today Podcast

NEO News Today

News and interviews on all things related to the NEO blockchain ecosystem - by NEONewsToday.com

All Episodes

Episode Notes In the first ever NEO News Today podcast, Dean talks with Jun Li of Ontology to learn more about the forthcoming distributed trust network. Twitter - https://twitter.com@NEOnewstoday Website - https://neonewstoday.com Connect with Ontology Website: https://ont.io/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/OntologyNetwork Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/OntologyNetwork/ Telegram: https://t.me/OntologyNetwork Slack: http://bit.ly/2izlPXl

Dec 2017

23 min 17 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Rong Chen from Elastos about his vision for an operating system of value Internet, the project's history, and the upcoming G3 ceremony. Twitter - https://twitter.com@NEOnewstoday Website - https://neonewstoday.com Connect with Elastos Website: https://www.elastos.org/ Telegram: https://t.me/elastosgroup Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Elastos/

Jan 2018

52 min 55 sec

Episode Notes This podcast contains an interview between senior IBM consultant Kyle Wang, and Fay Li and Rong Chen of Elastos. In the interview, Rong describes the user experience of Elastos in detail. This audio was recorded on December 4th, 2017 in San Francisco and was provided by Elastos as bonus content for NEO News Today listeners. Twitter - https://twitter.com@NEOnewstoday Website - https://neonewstoday.com Connect with Elastos Website: https://www.elastos.org/ Telegram: https://t.me/elastosgroup Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Elastos/

Jan 2018

1 hr 5 min

Episode Notes Dean talks to Shenbi Xu from Zeepin about their upcoming decentralized innovation community for the distributed creative new economy. Twitter - https://twitter.com@NEOnewstoday Website - https://neonewstoday.com Connect with Zeepin Website: https://www.zeepin.io Telegram: https://t.me/zeepin Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/zeepin/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/zeepinChain

Jan 2018

41 min 15 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Dean Van Dugteren, City of Zion developer and co-founder of the forthcoming VDT Network about what it's like being a developer in CoZ and all things VDT. Connect with VDT Website - https://vdt.network/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/VDTNetwork/ Telegram - https://t.me/VDTNetwork/ Connect with City of Zion Website - http://cityofzion.io/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/coz_official/ GitHub - https://github.com/CityOfZion/ We're rendering this video on YouTube via Vidiato - https://vidiato.com Check out Trap City on YouTube for more examples of Vidiato rendered content - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC65afEgL62PGFWXY7n6CUbA

Feb 2018

22 min 48 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Moonlight co-founder Tyler Adams about their forthcoming decentralized workforce platform. Connect with Moonlight Website - https://moonlight.io/ Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/Moonlightdotio Discord - https://www.reddit.com/r/moonlightio We're rendering this video on YouTube via Vidiato - https://vidiato.com

Mar 2018

34 min 58 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Nate Strang, COO of imusify about their forthcoming decentralized music sharing platform. Connect with imusify Website - https://imusify.com/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/imusify Discord - https://discord.gg/8twUhpN neonewstoday.com

Mar 2018

48 min 46 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Dider Collin De Casaubon, CEO of PikcioChain, about his mission of providing a safe way to store and authenticate personal data using a permissioned blockchain. Connect with PikcioChain Website - https://pikciochain.com/en/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/pikciochainpkc Telegram - https://t.me/PikcioChain neonewstoday.com

Mar 2018

37 min 29 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Dr Bin Li, CEO of AlphaCat, about their upcoming AI powered robot advisor marketplace for cryptocurrency trading. Connect with AlphaCat Website - https://www.alphacat.io/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/Alphacat_io Telegram - https://t.me/alphacatglobal neonewstoday.com

Apr 2018

33 min 51 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Dean van Dugteren, founder of nOS, about their upcoming virtual operating system for NEO. Connect with nOS Website - https://nos.io/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/nOSplatform/ Discord - https://t.me/nOSplatform/ neonewstoday.com

Apr 2018

20 min 46 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Sergio Flores, founder of Phantasma, a winning project in the first City of Zion dApp comp, and Nachomen, which won first prize in the NEO / Microsoft dApp comp. Connect with Phantasma Website - https://phantasma.io/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/phantasmaio/ Discord - https://discord.gg/fkNhmmk/ Telegram - https://t.me/phantasmaio/ GitHub - https://github.com/PhantasmaProtocol/ neonewstoday.com

Apr 2018

31 min

Episode Notes Dean talks to Timothy Gick, CEO of Spotcoin, an over-the-counter clearing house that seeks to provide a platform to bridge the gap between cryptocurrency and fiat currency. Connect with Spotcoin Website - https://spotcoin.com Twitter - https://twitter.com/therealspotcoin Telegram - https://t.me/spotcointeam https://neonewstoday.com

May 2018

29 min 49 sec

Episode Notes Dean talks to Robbie Wang, overseas community operations manager at NewEconoLabs, about their upcoming NEO Name Service project. Connect with NewEconoLabs Twitter - https://twitter.com/NewEconoLab GitHub - https://github.com/NewEconoLab Connect with NEO Name Service Website - https://neons.name/index_En.html Twitter - https://twitter.com/NeoNameService GitHub - https://github.com/NewEconoLab/neo-ns https://neonewstoday.com

May 2018

19 min 8 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Rosemary O'Neill, founder of Narrative, a community governed content driven social media platform. Connect with Narrative: Website: https://www.narrative.org Twitter: https://twitter.com/narrative_hq Telegram: https://t.me/narrativenetwork https://neonewstoday.com

Aug 2019

37 min 10 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Harry Pierson, chief architect at NGD Seattle, about his long career with Microsoft, his experience working with John deVadoss, and the tools he is building for the NEO platform. Connect with Harry Pierson: Website: http://devhawk.net Twitter: https://twitter.com/DevHawk GitHub: https://github.com/devhawk https://neonewstoday.com

Sep 2019

25 min 42 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Dr. Guil. Sperb Machado, founder of Neow3j, a Java library and SDK for the NEO blockchain. Discussion topics include Guil's background, Neow3j features and use cases, and working at the Trust Square coworking space in Zurich. Connect with Dr. Guil. Sperb Machado: Twitter: https://twitter.com/neow3j GitHub: https://github.com/neow3j https://neonewstoday.com

Oct 2019

28 min 17 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Yuan Gao, head of marketing at Neo Global Development Shanghai. Discussion topics include Yuan's background, the structure of the NGD Shanghai marketing team, the Neo brand refresh, and Neo's approach to communicating with the international community. Connect with Neo: Twitter: https://twitter.com/NEO_blockchain GitHub: https://github.com/neo-project Discord: https://discord.io/neo Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/NEO/ https://neonewstoday.com

Oct 2019

32 min 1 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Eric Benz, CEO of non-custodial exchange Changelly. Discussion topics include Eric's background in fintech and blockchain, how Changelly connects wallet providers with exchanges, why Changelly shifted its focus to mobile, Changelly's token listing process, its participation in the Neo EcoBoost program, and more. Connect with Changelly: Website: https://changelly.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/changelly_team Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Changelly/ https://neonewstoday.com

Nov 2019

21 min

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Karel Striegel, CEO of wallet-as-a-service provider, Arkane Network. Discussion topics include the Arkane Wallet and its availability across platforms, removing UX issues on the road to mass adoption, how the Arkane and Neo relationship began, the differences between providing support for Neo against other blockchains, and much more. Connect with Arkane: Website: https://arkane.network Twitter: https://twitter.com/NetworkArkane Telegram: https://t.me/ArkaneNetworkOfficial

Nov 2019

30 min 38 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Mark Jeffrey, CEO of decentralized emergency response network, Guardian Circle. Discussion topics include user feedback on Guardian Circle's v3.0 app, user engagement, international reach, and the project's goal of reaching 1,000,000 users as quickly as possible. Connect with Guardian Circle: Website: https://guardiancircle.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/guardiancircle Telegram: https://t.me/guardium

Dec 2019

22 min 27 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Veronica Wong, CEO of hardware wallet manufacturer, SafePal. Discussion topics include the mission and goals of SafePal, team industry experience, user experience, security, planned support for a fiat on/off ramp, SafePal's relationship with Neo, and more. Connect with SafePal: Website: https://safepal.io/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/iSafePal/ Telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/L6RIJUppAJq--7VWNzXXcw/

Dec 2019

26 min 6 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Albert Acebron, CTO of NeoLogin, a non-custodial wallet and login solution. Discussion topics include Albert's move from Ethereum to Neo, his experiences in the ecosystem, how NeoLogin works, and next steps for the project. Connect with NeoLogin: Website: https://neologin.io/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/neologin/ GitHub: https://github.com/safudex/neologin/

Jan 2020

24 min 13 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Dan Shields, founder of Cryptorado, a community blockchain group that focuses on education and adoption of distributed web technologies. Topics include Dan's role in the blockchain community, the culture of blockchain in Colorado, state level government projects, and how Neo can be involved. Connect with Cryptorado: Website: http://cryptorado.org/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cryptoradocom/

Jan 2020

25 min 44 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Kevin Truong, CEO and CTO of decentralized file storage network, Archon. Topics include what Archon is and how Neo users can interact with the network, how Archon competes with traditional cloud storage providers, what separates Archon from its competitors, and much more.

Feb 2020

23 min

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Malcolm Wright, one of the new co-owners of a group taking over the Narrative project. Topics include the backgrounds of the new owners, their history within the Narrative community, rebranding the platform, Narrative's path to viability, NRVE token distribution, and much more. Connect with Narrative by joining the mailing list at narrative.org, or joining the Discord.

Feb 2020

29 min 41 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Roman Khimov, principle software engineer of NeoSPCC, the Neo development group based in Russia who is working on projects such as NeoFS and NeoGO. Discussion topics include Roman's background in networking, differences between Neo nodes written in different programming languages, how Neo 2.x development relates to Neo3 development, what NeoSPCC finds interesting about Neo3, and much more.

Mar 2020

25 min 6 sec

Episode Notes This week we're introducing a new addition to the podcast schedule. Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from March 2nd through to March 8th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Mar 2020

8 min 1 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Neo News Today Editor and r/Neo moderator, Brett Rhodes, better known as "Edge" within the Neo community. Discussion topics include Edge's background, how he discovered blockchain, his thoughts on consensus, making technical information accessible to every day readers, and much more.

Mar 2020

23 min 57 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from March 9th through to March 15th with our bite-sized Week in Review

Mar 2020

5 min 9 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from March 16th through to March 22nd with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Mar 2020

5 min 19 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to community operations specialist from Neo Global Development, Songping Que. Discussion topics focus on the effects of the coronavirus on China-based operations and Neo's global development community, including on workplace logistics, offline events, Neo3 progress, and much more.

Mar 2020

25 min 48 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from March 23rd through to March 29th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Mar 2020

5 min 32 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from March 30th through to April 5th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Apr 2020

6 min 45 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Drey Ng, chief product officer of digital securities company, Liquefy. Discussion topics include Ng's background in finance and banking, how Liquefy can digitize real estate assets, trading regulations across jurisdictions, Liquefy's relationship with Neo, and much more.

Apr 2020

24 min 56 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from April 6th through to April 12th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Apr 2020

6 min 30 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from April 13th through to April 19th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Apr 2020

4 min 58 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Fabio Canesin, co-founder and chief business officer of fintech company, Nash. Discussion topics include Nash's non-custodial infrastructure, retail users vs professional traders, the launch of BTC trading, growing the platform, and much more.

Apr 2020

30 min 59 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from April 20th through to April 26th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Apr 2020

5 min 38 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from April 27th through to May 3rd with our bite-sized Week in Review.

May 2020

6 min 8 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talk to Fouad Soultana, COO of gold backed token project, Novem. Discussion topics include how Novem is different from other gold-backed token projects, how NNN tokens represent ownership of the underlying gold asset, how Novem's existing customers have taken to blockchain, Novem's approach to opening physical stores, and much more.

May 2020

28 min 18 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from May 4th through to May 10th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

May 2020

6 min 1 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from May 11th through to May 17th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

May 2020

6 min 42 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to John deVadoss, head of Neo Global Development Seattle in part one of a two part series. Discussion topics include: what makes John passionate about Neo and the blockchain industry, the smart economy vision, how blockchain empowers the common man, the purpose of NGD Seattle, and much more.

May 2020

29 min

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from May 18th through to May 24th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

May 2020

4 min 47 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to John deVadoss, head of Neo Global Development Seattle in part two of a two part series. Discussion topics include: Products released by the NGD Seattle office, John's focus on maximising the developer experience, collaborations with Microsoft and other groups in the Neo ecosystem, and much more.

Jun 2020

29 min 12 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from May 25th through to May 31st with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Jun 2020

6 min 2 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from June 1st through to June 7th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Jun 2020

6 min 41 sec

Episode Notes Dylan talks to Ryan Lloyd, founder of the TranslateMe translation services project. Discussion topics include: Ryan's background as an entrepreneur, his entry into the blockchain space, TranslateMe's origins in hotel menu translation, how users improve TranslateMe's algorithms, Ryan's thoughts on the Neo ecosystem, and much more.

Jun 2020

29 min 27 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from June 8th through to June 14th with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Jun 2020

6 min 39 sec

Episode Notes Get caught up on Neo ecosystem news from June 15th through to June 21st with our bite-sized Week in Review.

Jun 2020

7 min 30 sec