Open Source Society in a Patented World

Open Source Society in a Patented World

In a world drowning in patent trolls, insane intellectual property restrictions, and a reality where someone who neither can build a product, nor came up with the idea, could make millions by suing those who wish to use it… how can we protect an open source...
On Schelling Points, Network Effects, & Lind

On Schelling Points, Network Effects, & Lind

” This rationale also completely demolishes the “blockchain not Bitcoin” mantra as the Schelling point is purely based on bitcoin the money, not blockchain the technology.” – Willem Van Den Bergh Why do communication protocols tend towards monopoly?...
Bitcoin’s Town Square

Bitcoin’s Town Square

“Mempools are the centerpiece of the entire Bitcoin economy. And they are totally underrated.” – Zane Pocock Today we dig into a unique mental framework of the Bitcoin mempool and how to understand its significance and the fascinating role it plays...