Dilbert: What color do you want that blockcain? Boss: I think mauve has the most ram.

Unraveling the dApp Dilemma: A Closer Look at the Lack of Inventiveness in Blockchain-Powered Apps

3 Jan 2024 3 minute read 0 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

Introduction Decentralized applications, or dApps, have emerged as a promising frontier in the tech world, fueled by the underlying blockchain technology. While the concept of dApps holds immense potential for disrupting traditional centralized syste...

About Politics, Flush Toilets and Blockchain

21 Dec 2022 4 minute read 0 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

I recently met my friend again, the one he teaches in primary school and with whom I occasionally chat about blockchain and cryptocurrencies. While we were in the pub, I asked him if his pupils had still asked difficult questions, and he replied that...

Di Politica, Sciacquoni e Blockchain

21 Dec 2022 4 minute read 0 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

Recentemente ho incontrato di nuovo il mio amico, quello che insegna alla scuola primaria e  con cui ogni tanto chiacchiero di blockchain e cryptomonete. Mentre eravamo al pub gli ho chiesto se i suoi alunni avessero fatto ancora domande difficili, e...

Substrate: the superpowered framework that boosts blockchains

17 Dec 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away ... attempting to install a blockchain could prove to be a dive into the dark side. Today the Force can led you towards Substrate. Substrate is an open-source framework for blockchain developers. The framewo...

The blockchain explained to children

28 Sep 2021 3 minute read 2 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

This year a friend who teaches in primary school calls me worried:  “The children take a coding course, they are passionate and try to follow all the news about IT. Yesterday they asked me: 'What is BLOCKCHAIN?'. Help me please, I have the basics for...

La blockchain spiegata ai bambini

6 Sep 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Alfredo Nelson Cosco

Quest’anno un amico che insegna nella scuola primaria mi chiama preoccupato:  “I bambini fanno un corso di coding, si sono appassionati e cercano di seguire un po’ tutte le notizie sull’IT. Ieri mi hanno chiesto: ‘Cosa è la BLOCKCHAIN?’. Aiutami, per...