This is a deeper dive into the Cosmos ecosystem and how the core token, the $ATOM, gains value. This is one aspect I didn’t touch in this video, but have slightly in others. The standard 21-day un-staking period for ATOM tokens acts as a MASSIVE IMPEDIMENT to panic selling. It can’t be leveraged*, it can […]Read more "Escaping Dystopia: DeFi: How does $ATOM Gain Value?"
In these two videos I will be covering a lot of topics fundamental to “doing DeFi”. These are common terms in the space, so having a full understanding of what they mean in this context is a big part of DYOR-ing around DeFi. Please feel free top provide any feedback here or over on the […]Read more "Escaping Dystopia: DeFi: DeFi Jargon"
I’ve split this into two parts. Part 1 is most background, with a bit of context. Part 2 is where things really take off and I start with the whole TL;DW. If you only have a few minutes, watch the beginning of Part 2. Thanks for taking the time to watch. If you happen to […]Read more "Escaping Dystopia: Response to SEC War on DeFi"
From my perspective, the single biggest threat to cryptocurrency realizing its full potential is bad government regulation. This response is an attempt to move the conversation forward based on facts and reality. It’s about trying to reach a shared understanding on the potentials and pitfalls of this next technology and asset class. In this video […]Read more "Escaping Dystopia Response to Senator Warren and SEC Chairman Gensler"
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"
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?"
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"