A random exploration of news in Science, Tech and Venture. I'm interested in the trends and how they affect everyday lives.

Warsaken NFT game - What you get if Command & Conquer had a baby with Magic the Gathering!

30 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Tofu Titan

Warsaken is a promising collectible NFT card game on the WAX blockchain that's taking Discord by storm. Originally painstakingly built as a physical card game for a Kickstarter launch and subsequently pivoted to release first as an online experience...

Why all the noise about a Bitcoin ETF?

6 May 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Tofu Titan

Globally, many institutions are pushing their respective regulators to allow them to start up Bitcoin ETF's or "Exchange Traded Funds". I see it as the start of a trend to many more cryptocurrency based ETF's that will cater to perceived investor dem...

Credit cards accepting crypto. Are VISA & Mastercard trying to stay relevant?

2 May 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Tofu Titan

In what will undoubtedly be seen as another signal for cryptocurrencies becoming more mainstream in the financial ecosystem; both VISA and Mastercard have highlighted their moves to lean into crypto in their business models through partnerships. Thes...

Building a Crypto Portfolio - 1. Why Diversify?

28 Apr 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Tofu Titan

Ask 10 people with some crypto exposure for advice on how to set up a cryptocurrency portfolio and you'll get at least 12 answers. When I talked to my financial advisor (which I'm not and this is not advice blah blah) like all the ads tell me to do w...

Alien Worlds Basics: Equipping the same tool multiple times

18 Apr 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Tofu Titan

Step by Step instructions to equip the same tool multiple times   So you got yourself some duplicate tools and want to mine with them? After all digging with three drills has got to be better than one, right? Alien Worlds' UI doesn't make it easy so...