Fourth Industrial Revolution

How decentralized systems can help rebuild local communities

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In decentralized systems local communities take back control. Image:

Alex Pentland
Toshiba Professor of Media, Arts and Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Patrick Davis
Senior Vice President of Strategy, Community Reinvestment Fund, USA
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