Crypto musings.

EIP 1559 - Breaking Down the London Hardfork

5 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptor Zeke

In a few hours, Ethereum is pushing a mainnet upgrade known as “London,” and it’s the most significant update to Ethereum’s core protocol in a long time. Within London, one change has made most of the headlines, and that’s Ethereum Improvement Propos...

Small-cap gems: Glitch Finance

2 Aug 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Cryptor Zeke

Given that the crypto market has pulled back from the abyss and altcoins have life again I thought I’d do a quick writeup on Glitch, a project I’ve kept an eye on over the last six months. Am I pumping my own bags here? Yes, absolutely. First, what i...

Where to hide during the bear market

14 Jul 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Cryptor Zeke

Instead of rugging myself in a hopeless search for the bottom, I'm keeping things simple this time. No more chasing 5,000% APYs or the next pump. I, fortunately, took some profits and am going to be boring for a bit. Nexo, Exodus, BlockFi,PoolTogethe...

Blockchain in Africa: from financial to social innovation

12 Jul 2021 4 minute read 5 comments Cryptor Zeke

A few months back, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) banned the exchange of cryptocurrency by financial institutions and instructed banks to close the accounts of crypto users—a decision that seems counterproductive in light of the government’s state...

An Ampleforth Primer

29 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptor Zeke

Ampleforth is a cryptocurrency protocol launched in June 2019. The protocol’s digital currency is called AMPL and it runs as an ERC-20 token on the Ethereum blockchain. Ampleforth is modeled on the work of famed Austrian economist and philosopher Fri...