Op-ed and analysis from a variety of unique cryptocurrency experts and blockchain enthusiasts.
Op-ed: How crypto turned Portugal into a promised land for entrepreneurs
Cryptocurrencies and blockchain helped Portuguese entrepreneurs realize they could create a parallel global economy, free of government interference.
Op-ed: Bitcoin could be the answer to the US’ spiraling debt
The U.S. debt ceiling is at its limit once more, sparking debate on incorporating Bitcoin into U.S. monetary policy.
Recapping 10 major crypto events from 2022 + 10 future trends for 2023
The crypto market has certainly seen its fair share of excitement over the years — cryptocurrencies have garnered a lot of attention due to their potential to disrupt traditional financial systems and their ability to provide a decentralized and secure way to transfer value.
Differentiating Bitcoin from the rest of the crypto market: Part 1
Bitcoin has an intended use case as a new, global, digital, decentralized, permissionless, non-custodial, and apolitical monetary and financial system that rewards and protects savers much more than the current central banking system.
Op-ed: What happens to Tether, stablecoins in the event of dollar collapse?
Under the hypothetical situation of a dollar collapse, how might fiat-backed stablecoins fare?
Op-ed: What happens to Bitcoin if Binance goes down?
Binance’s controversial proof of reserves report, intended to calm investors down, has seemed to further fuel speculation about the company’s finances.
Op-Ed: Crypto doesn’t need the FTX’s of the world
Did Sam Bankman-Fried knowingly commingle funds? We shouldn’t need to care.
Op-Ed: How the crypto industry is responding to the FTX collapse
Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) may go down as the most fraudulent individual in the history of crypto.
Op-Ed: FTX killed crypto, long live Bitcoin
The FTX collapse birthed a new wave of Bitcoin-only sentiment. On-chain data suggests hodlers continue to believe despite mounting price pressure.
Op-Ed: Could DCG be the catalyst for max pain in the crypto markets?
Struggling institutional crypto platform Genesis may be causing parent company DCG a billion-dollar problem that it cannot solve possibly linked to 3AC
Op-ed: Is SBF a superhero, villain or simply misunderstood by the crypto community?
SBF has been the topic of discussion regarding regulation recently. He recently spoke directly about his views with Erik Voorhees on a Bankless livestream to expand on his position of a 'light touch' regulatory framework
Op-Ed: Is Ethereum now under U.S. control? 99% of latest relay blocks are censoring the network
Roughly 63% of all Ethereum blocks produced in the last 24 hours were OFAC compliant. Industry experts ask "why is nobody talking about this?"
Op-ed: How revolutionary new Circle update allows cross-chain swaps and NFTs without bridged assets
USDC may be centralized but its new composability opens up a world of possibilities across crypto and may be a fair trade off for an interoperable web3
Vitalik Buterin argues that highly decentralized DAOs will be more efficient than corporations
For DAOs to be more efficient, Vitalik said they need to remain highly decentralized while incorporating elements of political science and corporate governance.
Op-ed: Bitcoin layer 2 Statechains gaining recognition as the reality of privacy erosion sets in
Developer Nicholas Gregory is hopeful that Bitcoin privacy solutions, including Mercury Wallet, can combat the encroachment on personal freedoms.
Op-ed: Zoom out
Education is an essential companion to financial freedom. Crypto is a wild west on the best of day so we must better educate others, especially the unbanked, to ensure a safe experience within our industry.