The Strongest LINK In The Chain

The Strongest LINK In The Chain

This month’s article highlights a niche in the crypto space which has benefitted from a recent hype cycle yet still holds tremendous utility and growth potential for the future.  Specifically, one crypto project within this category stands out, if for no other reasons...
The Next Big Thing(s) in Crypto

The Next Big Thing(s) in Crypto

The Next Big Thing(s) in Crypto Last month we revealed our Top Ten Watch List, describing ten cryptocurrencies that we find interesting and exciting.  Among them, we mentioned a project called Polkadot (https://polkadot.network/).  As the last month has progressed, it...
Top Ten Watch List

Top Ten Watch List

With over 6,000 cryptocurrencies on the market and new ones coming out every single day, it can be a daunting task for a crypto investor to keep up.  We are strategically positioned with heavy weight in favor of the top 2 cryptos by market cap – Bitcoin and Ethereum –...
Blockchain in Business

Blockchain in Business

              With Bitcoin and ETH prices back to the prices seen this time last year, it’s easy to feel like the hype around blockchain is subsiding. But while bar counter talk about Bitcoin is bearish, boardroom blockchain brainstorming sessions are the new...
Decentralization is the Google-killer.

Decentralization is the Google-killer.

Decentralization can appear to exist on a spectrum, with some platforms being more decentralized than others. In our experience, and in our conversations with developers, blockchain programmers, and business owners seeking to migrate to a blockchain, we’ve discovered...
The Scalability Trilemma

The Scalability Trilemma

The Scalability Trilemma Decentralization, Scalability, or Security: Pick two. Networks in general, and distributed systems in particular, suffer a fatal flaw: The larger it gets, the less it can trust itself. The larger the size of any network, the greater the...
Market Update: June 2018

Market Update: June 2018

The blockchain and cryptocurrency sector has been busy over the past two weeks. Initial coin offerings (ICO) are starting to launch their main nets. In addition, we’re seeing regulatory clarity in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector. Bitcoin and other...
Value in scarcity – An extension of human ego

Value in scarcity – An extension of human ego

Why did someone pay $65,000 for fossilized whale feces last year? Let me take a crack at it. Let’s begin by analyzing what people have historically imbued with value. Fine art, gold, and diamonds seem to be valid examples.  But Why? Is it because they are beautiful?...