WATCH: Blockstack CEO Discusses His Regulatory ‘Ah-Ha’ Moment

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Muneeb Ali, CEO of Blockstack, is attempting to build a decentralized internet where users have control over their own data. In this interview with Coindesk’s Leigh Cuen he discusses how his firm’s native utility token gained Reg A+ regulatory approval and what that means for the industry.“This is the first time ever that a crypto asset got qualification from the SEC that it’s okay to distribute this to the general public. I do think that potentially this can help mature the industry and a lot of other projects can benefit from the work that we have we have done,” Ali said.While earning a PhD in dissipated systems and studying securities regulation Ali said he had an “Ah-Ha moment” when he “realized that technology can adapt faster to regulations then regulations can adapt to the technology.” It’s for that reason Ali is weary that future use of the Blockstack network may…

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