Main trends of bitcoin and blockchain industry of the new year in a 1.5 minute video.
Distrust in central regulators will facilitate the development of cryptocurrencies and blockchain services. People are too unreliable for unbiased and faultless registering of valuable data.
Blockchain services and smart contracts will be used in a variety of spheres, making them more transparent and comprehensible.
At the time when the video was created, bitcoin was worth $890. In just a few days bitcoin managed to come close to 1000 mark, and it will most probably pass it in 2017.
Of course: the financial system is suffering from more losses, whereas bitcoin has proved itself as a totally new investment object without centralized control.