Polygon (Matic) deep dive: the Big Tech approach to scaling solutions
In December 2021, Ethereum’s Lord and Saviour, Vitalik Buterin, published a blog post called Endgame. In it, he imagined three possible futures for big blockchain projects, but for Ethereum in particular. The way Vitalik sees it, there are three paths to achieve scalability, while maintaining decentralisation and security… which
Filecoin deep dive: the key to unlocking web3?
If you’ve ever wondered what the hell web3 is, why it matters, or why it has so many people excited, this is the deep dive for you.
Cosmos deep dive: no blockchain is an island
In the battle for blockchain's soul, which will win, the maximalists or the multi-chain world?
Aptos deep dive: Crypto’s duality problem personified
Aptos is the perfect example of crypto's duality problem. It wants morals. It wants ideals. But more than that... it wants money and power.
Deep dive updates
What's the point of having a great product if no one is using it?
This week in crypto: you have elected the way of pain
After a quiet summer, crypto is really kicking into gear this autumn. This week alone (sorry in advance for all the acronyms): * The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has claimed ownership over the entire Ethereum network. * The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has sued a Decentralised Autonomous Organisation
Privacy's moment of Clarity
In this week's feature we're looking at why privacy matters, and how crypto is finally going to make "big data" work for the average person with the use of private smart contracts.
Instant insurance via the blockchain will change the world. So why hasn’t it yet?