A Day in the Life of the Splinternet

Cypherpunk historian Finn Brunton imagines a future where there are many internets, each making demands on…

Money Reimagined: How Ethereum 2.0’s ‘Lockup’ Will Drive DeFi Innovation

As Ethereum’s 2.0 upgrade locks up serious ether volume, we’re likely to see financial ideas that…

How DeFi Can Avoid the Irrelevance of P2P Lending and Crowdfunding

To avoid the fate of other p2p projects, DeFi protocols need incentives and feedback loops so…

Five Machine Learning Methods Crypto Traders Should Know About

Quantitative crypto finance has a wide array of machine learning techniques to call on. Here are…

Decentralized Data Storage’s Only Competition Is the Public Cloud

Ben Golub, CEO of Storj, sends a complimentary note to Filecoin. Competition is good and so…

China’s Digital Yuan Blurs the Lines Between CBDCs and Crypto

An in-depth analysis of China’s digital yuan project reveals more similarities to crypto than you might…

The Inevitability of ‘Big Blockchain’

The blockchain industry already exhibits signs of the same forces that have driven over-consolidation in the…

High Gas Fees Prevent Ethereum From Being Ethereum

Miners are incentivized to keep Ethereum gas fees high, and in doing so limit one of…

Tokenized Staked ETH Will Replace ETH – And That’s a Good Thing

Ethereum’s shift to proof-of-stake will take conventional ETH out of circulation, replaced by a tokenized version…

Ethereum-Enhancers Not Ethereum-Killers

The new competitive arena in the so-called scaling wars is between Ethereum-enhancers, not Ethereum-killers.

Ethereum Is Building the Internet of Value

The original internet was built without money in mind. The next internet will be different. Change,…

The Securities Clarity Act Is Simple and Logical (and Bad News for Lawyers Like Me)

The Securities Clarity Act deserves the crypto community’s support because it’s technology-agnostic, limited in scope and…