My thoughts on various topics

Deep Dive: Celo – A Mobile-First Blockchain

30 Aug 2021 3 minute read 2 comments paragism

Celo is a blockchain focused on making financial DAPPs and crypto payments accessible to anyone with a mobile phone. Celo uses phone numbers as public keys, so sending money to phone numbers becomes easy and the unbanked population can get benefitted...

Competition is Heating Up in DEX Aggregation

28 Aug 2021 3 minute read 4 comments paragism

The meteoric rise of cryptocurrencies post-pandemic has been really phenomenal. The trade volume has increased exponentially, and many retail and institutional investors have jumped into it. The market behaviour has also changed significantly. Previo...

Investment DAO: The Next Generation VC Fund

27 Aug 2021 3 minute read 1 comment paragism

A few months back, at the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting, Warren Buffet and his deputy Charlie Munger addressed the topic of crypto market valuation at USD 2 trillion that time. Warren Buffet’s apathy towards cryptocurrency is well-kn...

GameFi – The Next Big Blockchain Trend?

23 Aug 2021 3 minute read 7 comments paragism

“As more and more people are automated out of the economy through robotics and self-driving cars and other technologies, there will be a way to create value for other human beings online. There will be a virtual economy for exchanging value, goods a...

Cosmos DeFi is Hot and Happening Now

22 Aug 2021 3 minute read 4 comments paragism

The demand for staking has increased dramatically nowadays. As per a recent report of JP Morgan, the staking industry size will be worth USD 40b in 2025. The launch of proof-of-stake Ethereum 2.0 is supposed to be a game-changer for the sector. There...

These Three Improvements Can Make Ethereum Unstoppable

1 Aug 2021 3 minute read 2 comments paragism

Ethereum is the most popular blockchain for building DAPPs or decentralized applications. There have been numerous so-called Ethereum killers but the blockchain has remained a favourite for the developers due to its high composability. DeFi or decent...

The Rise of DAOs

19 Jul 2021 3 minute read 4 comments paragism

“Once we wrapped the globe in endless circles of wires crossing the deserts and beneath the oceans, decentralization was not only possible, but inevitable.” - Kevin Kelly Bitcoin was the first decentralized P2P currency. The technology of Bitcoin a...

BitClout: Scam or Net Positive?

18 Jul 2021 4 minute read 4 comments paragism

“If you build it, they will come.” – A popular misquote from 1989 Kevin Costner movie Field of Dreams Imagine that you wake up on a sunny morning to discover that you have a social media profile on an unknown website and a crypto token, issued in y...

Newdex Aggregator is arriving on BSC soon

6 Jul 2021 3 minute read 5 comments paragism

CEX vs. DEX debate never ends. CEXs offers user-friendly interfaces and fiat gateways, so people enter into crypto through CEXs only. But recently, the DEX ecosystem has really improved dramatically and they have started to offer a CEX-like experienc...

Is DeFi Ready for Institutional Adoption?

5 Jul 2021 3 minute read 9 comments paragism

DeFi or decentralized finance is the hottest crypto buzzword nowadays. TVL or total value locked in DeFi has grown exponentially in the last year. Such tremendous growth can’t come only from retail investors or crypto hobbyists. Institutional partici...