Celo: Why Crypto Should Go Mobile

Published on
January 7th, 2021
50 minutes

Celo: Why Crypto Should Go Mobile

The Interview - Crypto ·
Featuring Rene Reinsberg and Sebastian Moonjava

Published on: January 7th, 2021 • Duration: 50 minutes

Rene Reinsberg, cofounder of Celo, joins Sebastian Moonjava, Real Vision associate crypto editor, to discuss Celo, emerging markets, and the path to mainstream crypto adoption. Reinsberg explains Celo token's utility and how it is used to support the network. He describes the mobile first approach that the Celo team has taken to encourage better onboarding for new crypto users and mainstream adoption. Reinsberg also touches on the potential impact of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and the role they will play in the growth of the crypto space. Filmed on November 23, 2020. Key Learnings: Mobile first crypto solutions may be extremely important to mainstream adoption of crypto assets. The past several years show how significant mobile is to emerging markets, and it seems likely that this trend will continue. Viewers will gain an understanding of the importance of mobile accessibility to crypto and the value that such solutions would provide.



  • DB
    David B.
    9 January 2021 @ 14:31
    How will Celo compete with a PayPal/Venmo organization that is global and has entered the Crypto space?
  • CD
    Carl D.
    7 January 2021 @ 20:40
    this interview was actually way more interesting than I was expecting
    • SM
      Sebastian M. | Real Vision
      7 January 2021 @ 21:59
      I was unfamiliar with the project before hand, I only knew that it was backed by coinbase. I was surprised and impressed too.
  • CD
    Carl D.
    7 January 2021 @ 20:17
    maybe we should return to a proof of stake model in America where only landowners can vote (I'm a troll)