It’s been a while since we’ve updated, but I wanted to share the slice of the crypto universe I’ve been following/investing in. This is a good snapshot of both the general universe I am concerned with, and a bit of insight into how it act. The last 24-hours have been the home of a quick […]Read more "Why the Crypto Universe for Escaping Dystopia Acts Like That"
A common lament on Internet forums is how a particular token/blockchain is “undervalued”. What is this this based on? What does it mean? Let me assure you, at this point, no one really knows. The vast majority of the notion is simply emotional responses based on little analysis, technical or otherwise. As I have done […]Read more "The Question of Valuing Blockchains (How do to *what*?!) #defi #dopefi"
A story in two pictures. A quick cautionary tale about Decentralized Finance (DeFi #dopefi). I had put some 1Inch and renDGB in a swap pool on 1Inch in order to take advantage of some staking rewards. Over the month or so the pool was being promoted, it got the rewards listed as advertised (about 50% […]Read more "Why Ethereum (ETH) is Unusable at $4,000+"
Recursion: It’s a Helluva Drug Let’s walk through the progression real quick. The world may never catch up to this, but here’s the state of things. The “blockchain” is a killer app. It is a concept, when implemented in “application” form, that absolutely destroy (“kills”) the technology is meant to update. That “technology” is the […]Read more "The Killer App of Killer Apps of Killer Apps of Killer Apps"
When it costs 5x to get your rewards as they’re worth, what is your liquidity? So fellow humans, you are holding ETH. Congrats! People are starting to realize what ETH is capable of (most people’s money isn’t Turing Complete….tulips certainly never were) and people are getting excited about it. Now…here’s a challenge: You’ve invested about […]Read more "ETH at ATH: What does this do to DeFi?"
A long time ago, someone created money. We don’t know who it was, but it’s easy to assume someone else took credit for it. It was a good idea at the time, and it made a lot people very happy. No longer did one have to try and trade chickens for shoes and cows for […]Read more "Money To Now"
This is a response to this article here…. Headline: Should you buy Coinbase? The valuation is ridiculous, based on this math Response: This math leaves a LOT out of the equation, let’s discuss Let’s get right do it, shall we? Even though Coinbase’s revenue surged over the past 12 months, the company has little to […]Read more "Coinbase valuation should *start* at $100,000,000,000"
Election 2020Where “we” standCOVIDBacklog 2020Read more "Escaping Dystopia: December 28, 2020: Episode 113: That Was Weird 2020 Recap"
October 25, 2020: Episode 112: Nine Days and Nine Points Talking Spaceship Earth Donald and Covid The Media and Our Divide Donald’s Results …and then some 20/20 on the Debates and where the election stands with 9 days to go.Read more "Escaping Dystopia: October 25, 2020: Episode 112: Nine Days and Nine Points"
Lots more stuff….Spaceship Earth, RBG, Election 2020, Proposition 115, the global economy, COVID… Let’s go..Read more "Escaping Dystopia: Episode 111: September 27, 2020: 37 Days Until the Votes Being Cast Are Counted"