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#Fintech Geek. Ranting @
Jul 21, 2018 5 tweets 3 min read
Am loving @peepethApp code of conduct, all of the interactions with it are likeable. 🙌

It's really cool that this real world service will run with any front end, anyone can fork it, and its truly resilient. This is how to explain what decentralisation is... My only complaint is the obvious slowness of confirmations to @IPFSbot and @ethereum (must be some way to mask that for the user) and the lack of instant follows / gratification

@ricburton - I imagine @Balance_io folks could think of ways to make that possible?
Jan 14, 2018 4 tweets 2 min read
With decentralised exchanges now all the rage we have to learn the lessons of centralised exchanges

1) user experience has to be better
2) performance has to be better
3) don't fight the law

Expanded below... 1) User experience is just awful on most centralised exchanges. There's no excuse for bad human centric design in 2018.

Who is the customer? What does crypto mean in their life? What job are they trying to get done?

Learn from the best in #fintech
Oct 26, 2017 5 tweets 1 min read
Barclays boss Jes Staley sticks to investment bank strategy despite poor quarter' | via @telegraph… As Goldman has pivoted to retail to grow its deposit base and fund it's balance sheet

Barclays Jes Staley runs in opposite direction 🤦‍♂️