"Investing" in crypto is like digging through trash. Any value you get out of it you are happy with, because you just did not expect it. By now you are probably a social outcast and no one understands what you are talking about, normal people avoid your gaze, but you don't care, you only look to your red line going down or the same line going up. Now it is green. The colours are in your head... Ok, now listen up, I am going to give you my hard earned tips about life, the universe and everything.


1 Aug 2023 2 minute read 1 comment VVoytila

A fistful a chestfull a fitful was I and the voice cocked its head and said something or other. Shutsh! I murmured, and almost vmited from the strain. The voice said nothing, but it was still there. I knew it can sai'n no no. As sane as I am I cannot...

Crypto has Already Overtaken Traditional Banking. So What?

14 Jun 2022 3 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

While the title of this post is obviously not true when it comes to things like TVL (Total Value Locked) or the rate of adoption, in some very significant ways, widely understood crypto has overtaken 'traditional' (or rather established) banking. I w...

In a Gold Rush, Sell Shovels. In an NFT Craze, Provide Liquidity.

4 Jan 2022 1 minute read 2 comments VVoytila

The oft quoted motto referenced above, originally applying to the Californian gold rush(es), remains perhaps unsurprisingly fitting today. Many modern phenomena could be likened to a gold rush, but few so convincingly as the current non-fungible toke...

Christmas Wishes for all of Publish0x

25 Dec 2021 1 minute read 2 comments VVoytila

Dear All,I would refrain from writing this had I seen someone posting the good news before me, but it seems I am the first to tell you that a child has been born in Bethlehem over two thousand years ago, that I believe was prophesised thus:    For a...

Why Kidnapping Crypto Millionaires is a Good Idea

19 Dec 2021 3 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

I probably ought to clarify right from the start: I think kidnapping crypto millionaires or someone close to them to convince them to hand over their precious coins would be a scandalous practice. I would personally not opt for such methods of enrich...

Five Ideas for Improving Publish0x

19 Oct 2021 3 minute read 7 comments VVoytila

While after a short period of blogging here I am fully satisfied with the platform, which I think finds a nice middle ground between the pesky mechanics of Hive and the snobbery of Medium, I recognise that Publish0x is very much work in progress (whi...

The Chair

2 Oct 2021 1 minute read 1 comment VVoytila

It is not in the duty of mento recline in a chair. Unless that be a throneOr a pilot's seatWhich is a throne of sorts Sit only when in commandOr to command Otherwise, you must ridehorse tiger elephant and camel That cannot be confused with sitting

Why the Notion of 'Altcoins' is Fundamentally Flawed

30 Aug 2021 3 minute read 7 comments VVoytila

The above image is a romantic, idealised representation of pioneers. The brave adventurers who ventured into the 'Wild West' to gradually civilise it - and get very rich doing so. Pioneers are part of the American cultural pantheon, they justify cont...

Branding is everything. What crypto projects could learn from NSDAPcoin.

29 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments VVoytila

Look at the picture. Come on, look at it. Do you have any problem identifying the political party or time period? I don't think so. You may have not even immediately realised that I have covered the face of the most famous Austrian Painter with that...

How to Tokenize Dating, Make Millions and Bring About a Gynocratic Dystopia

21 Aug 2021 2 minute read 3 comments VVoytila

While I assume most of us on this platform usually think of crypto as a force for change and good change at that, we might need reminding sometimes that crypto could equally easily be used to make things much, much worse. Consider for instance the ap...