While it remains to be seen if we are heading lower, it’s been another bountiful week in terms of crypto content. Despite a number of edits, this week’s recap is heaving with interesting/informative material – from discussions of the role of crypto journalism to a balanced analysis of the effect of leverage trading on BTC’s price.
This Tweetstorm delving into ‘news’ in a Chinese context. In addition, this in-depth examination of the next BTC halving and this defense of crypto-journalism are standouts. Finally, this lengthy interview with Anton Antonopoulos is an excellent investment of your time.
A defense of crypto journalism even in an imperfect world:
Crypto tribalism serves no-one (highly recommended):
Patience will serve crypto well (highly recommended):
EOS REX an update by Investing with a difference (highly recommended for EOS investors):
A call to clean up EOS governance by removing some clear bad-actors:
Context on news as it emerges from China (highly recommended):
A critique of Eth’s path to scaling/improvement (highly recommended for balance):
Are you prepared to wait for a crypto revival?
On discussion and reflecting on your positions:
How Chainlink strives to tackle data feeds and validation:
On margin trading (recommended):
Bitcoin as a means to escape a developing Orwellian system (recommended):
An analysis of unrealised BC profit and loss:
Investing in Bitcoin (recommended):
Insights into the next Bitcoin halving (highly recommended):
It’s been a brutal retracement in recent months:
How many BTC are in fact, lost?
Another week another exchange hack yet institutional investors seem untroubled (article predates UpBit hack):
Let’s not underestimate the importance of journalists to the cryptosphere:
Mimblewimble may have a privacy issue (somewhat technical but recommended):
Addressing EOS CPU congestion by Dan Larimer:
The founder of Messari talks crypto:
Exploring a bearish scenario for BTC IN 2020:
An enlighting discussion of the pros and cons of BTC leverage trading and derivatives:
A wide-ranging interview with Anton Antonopoulos focusing on BTC (highly recommended):
Despite the odd choice of interview location – a surprisingly comprehensive Q&A with the CEO of crypto lending platform CRYPTO.COM (recommended):
Excellent discussion of recent economic data emerging from China (dates to Oct 1st – highly recommended):
The Lighting Network showing signs of slowing growth/use:
A Bitcoin advocate beginning to build a fine body of work:
A whale of a week (I almost certainly learned a thing or two). As always, looking forward to your comments and suggestions.
Note on Sources:
Twitter & Reddit (cryptos current meta-brains) / Medium / Trybe / Hackernoon / Whaleshares / TIMM and so on/ YouTube / various podcasts and whatever else I stumble upon. The aim is a useful weekly aggregator of ideas rather than news. Though I try to keep the sources current – I’ll reference these articles and podcasts etc. as I encounter them – they may have been published just a couple of days ago or in some cases quite a bit earlier.