Week 2 Tutorial
Our first tutorial takes place in the week of the second lecture.
In this tutorial you will consider the example of Bitcoin.
Step 1: Video
Watch this video
Step 2: Presentation
Go through the following slides
Step 3: Reading
Read the following blog post: http://www.coindesk.com/5-bitcoin-trends-emerged-2014-far
Step 4: Research
Use your own online research to find out three new facts about Bitcoin not revealed in the information you have already looked at or read via this Tutorial information page.
Step 5: Notes
Write some notes which you can bring to the tutorial to answer the following questions:
- Where do you think Bitcoin might sit on the Gartner Hype Cycle?
- What service is being disintermediated by Bitcoin?
- What future commercial behaviours are likely as a result of Bitcoin – how will people use it in the future?
- What else do you think is important about Bitcoin?