"Fast forward to 2019 and the well-received anonymous cryptocurrency proposal has now been implemented by two separate teams, with each making very different trade-offs to realise their aims."
"Brief introduction to the security, privacy, and freedom of your money."
"Bitcoin is a crowd. Crowds can be understood."
"I scraped over 1 million code commits to assess gender balance among contributors to top cryptocurrency projects. The results show a distinct lack of female developers."
"An overview of lending activity on decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols Compound, Dharma, dYdX, and MakerDAO"
"BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen’s Chia Network is close to perfecting its “proof of space and time” blockchain by harnessing the wisdom of the coder crowd."
"A recent survey conducted by Business Insider finds very little support for cryptocurrencies as a whole by Generation Z-ers. This is a significant cause for concern as Generation Z currently has a buying power of nearly $44 billion — a number that is growing every year."
"One of the earliest criticisms of Bitcoin was that the underlying token in the system had no intrinsic value. This point was an area of heavy debate among libertarians and Austrian economists who had become interested in bitcoin as a potential digital alternative to gold in the early stages of the crypto asset’s development."
"The resilience of cryptocurrency has a lot to do with the volatility of the real world."