Hi from Boston, and welcome to a double-edition of PoW. I’ve been playing around with a lot of apps recently and I wanted to highlight a few of the…
Making Alice Grin Again, economics of coin launches
"The Street finds its own uses for things" —William Gibson Sometimes it takes a while, though. Most of the world still doesn’t own any crypto, or even…
Hi from a plane en-route to SFO! Why is JetBlue’s so so much faster than Uniteds? Is one ground-based and the other satellite? Friends of the newsletter…
I rarely go to crypto conferences because so many of them are useless “when mewn!” types of things, but there are a few really great ones I always try…
Don't call it a comeback!
Forks, upgrades, and incentives
Downturns, forks, and jetlag, oh my!
Hi from Shanghai! A lot has happened in China since I was last here. Hong Kong recently announced official policy around licensing custody solutions and…
Welcome to PoW #45, belated courtesy of the high-purity jetlag one can only score by taking an Asia to US flight that leaves in the morning. William…
Welcome to PoW44 and hi from Tokyo! A lot of exciting stuff happened last week—Coda was open sourced, Zcash Sapling went live, Dharma announced Lever, a…
A few housekeeping notes; We’re now running updates from Keep & Solana, two interesting new projects. As I’ve noted before, we run updates from a…