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Come with me

Building a company stretches me beyond my imagination. Every day is filled with extreme ambiguity, extreme fear, and extreme joy, somehow all at once. The things I learn and do every day are…

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Blockchain

Let’s Take a Crack at Understanding Distributed Consensus

Blockchains have forced engineers and scientists to re-examine firmly entrenched paradigms in distributed computing. Let’s take a crack at understanding key consensus algorithms — and why they matter.

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Startup

What I wish I knew about fundraising as a first-time founder

When I founded my company TruStory last year, I was fortunate to connect with an angel investor who immediately saw its potential. She made a bet on me and my idea, and wrote a pre-seed check that…

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Blockchain

Fundamental challenges with public blockchains

Decentralized exchanges, prediction markets, and asset management platforms are just a few of the exciting applications being explored by blockchain developers. Exciting enough, in fact, to raise…

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Blockchain

Blockchains don’t scale. Not today, at least. But there’s hope.

The first Bitcoin paper was first released in 2008. My excitement about the potential of blockchain technology has been building ever since. Decentralized digital currency, once just a far-fetched…

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Coding

I’ve done programming tutorials. Now what?

This week’s question for my Ask Preethi series is about how to go from simply doing tutorials to the actually building real world applications. So, you decided to learn to code and maybe went through…

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