Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Op-ed

Why On-Chain Governance Is Critical for Blockchain Growth and Longevity

The decentralized properties that make blockchain architecture unique can also be its Achilles heel, demonstrating the importance of bringing network governance on-chain to...

Little Green Mining Hood or the Big Bad Wolf: Musk’s Sustainability...

Recent announcements and actions by Elon Musk surrounding bitcoin mining sustainability raise questions about the reasoning and motivations of Tesla’s Technoking. Is it...

Comparing the True Costs of Gold Mining in Africa With Those...

When billionaire Elon Musk announced that Tesla would no longer accept bitcoin as payment for its electric vehicles, the price of the crypto...

While Bitcoin Energy Concerns Grow, Nobody Discusses the Carbon and Military...

This week a great number of bitcoin supporters and skeptics have been arguing over whether or not bitcoin mining is harmful to the...

Interoperability May Be The Single Biggest Threat to Ethereum’s Dominance

While it may still be the primary network hub for defi activities, smart contracts, and NFTs, bridges built using competing networks like Tezos...

Justin Sun: A Colorful Crypto Hawker or Surprising Business Savant?

Although he is outspoken, raucous, and bombastic when it comes to his public persona, Sun’s questionable publicity stunts could be part and parcel...

The Problem With Painting Blockchain With a Crypto Brush

Blockchain’s underlying decentralized ledger technology has many practical applications, yet, the value of the technology itself has in practice become secondary to token...

How Bitcoin Neutrality Is Simply Another Vote for a Crumbling Status...

Nearly ten years into failed fiscal and monetary policy experiments, when trust in institutions is ebbing near an all-time low, the rationale for...

American Conservative Pundit Ben Shapiro Endorses Bitcoin Hinting at Libertarian Holy...

The highly popular right-wing commentator devoted a 15-minute Youtube video to inform his followers of the merits and potential that bitcoin, and cryptocurrencies,...

Retail Crypto Adoption Advances Amid Pandemic as Acceptance and Fungibility Broaden...

While the rise in cryptocurrencies over the last year has been the source of excitement among advocates and consternation for its detractors, a...