A blog about CryptoCurrencies, their current and potential applications, and a rank and file of Crypto Projects and how they are faring in the development community.

13 Potential use cases of blockchains

22 Oct 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

There's many different potential uses of blockchains and cryptocurrency. Here's thirteen. 1. Digital currencyThe digital currency bitcoin came into being in 2008. Its value skyrocketed in 2017 due to a surge in demand for it. It can be coded into a v...

The next crypto coins to Explode in value?? (Hint: It's not DOGECOIN)

15 Jun 2021 3 minute read 1 comment Carded0421

This article is for entertainment purposes only. Nothing is to be construed as investment advice. The author holds positions in the cryptocurrencies ANON and ANC mentioned in this article. All investments, be it cryptocurrencies, stocks, bonds, your...

The pathetic state of NFT marketplaces and what to do about it

15 Jun 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

This article for educational purposes only.The main problem that I see with all the main NFT marketplaces that exists is they all use the Ethereum token and the gas prices are really high for Ethereum. This limits the ability for mass publicly availa...

Dapps and smart contracts

12 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

When building Dapps the needs of the user must be considered. What needs can developers address in the public that blockchain based technologies can serve? In the past, services like Twitter have been filled with people impersonating well known figur...

Getting Into Steemit, how to sign up and why it's a good idea

11 Mar 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

  This week has been all about Steem. The website works using a combined voting and token system. Users can upvote articles and posts and if the article is good, it gets spread and makes money for the writer. This system is really interesting because...

Cardano, blockchain use cases and a hybrid PoS-PoW discussion

11 Mar 2021 6 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

Cardano cryptocurrency is one of my favorite cryptocurrencies, if not my favorite cryptocurrency. It has some unique features that make it very interesting to study. I think Cardano will become more popular than Bitcoin as time goes on, because of th...

Roadblocks to Widespread De-Fi Adoption

5 Dec 2020 3 minute read 3 comments Carded0421

The widespread adoption of De-Fi has not happened yet because of a few fundamental flaws in the ecosystem of blockchain governance. One such flaw relates to how it costs money to send money in every transaction, the other flaw is the lack of physical...

The Great Fall of Bitcoin and The Great Rise of Other Crypto-Currencies

20 Oct 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Carded0421

*The author has holdings in cryptocurrencies mentioned in this article. The author doesn't care whether you invest or not and has written this article in as objective manner as possible based on opinions, facts and speculative forward looking inferen...