Sirwin
Sirwin
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My thoughts on various topics


The Hype Around BitTorrent Founder’s Chia

17 May 2021 4 minute read 14 comments paragism

Cover photo by Paul Blenkhorn @SensoryArtHouse on Unsplash Some days ago Elon Musk, founder of Tesla, announced on Twitter that the automaker has suspended vehicle purchases using Bitcoin with the concern of rapidly increasing use of fossil fuels fo...

Defibox plans to bring more composable DeFi

15 May 2021 4 minute read 1 comment paragism

Decentralized finance or DeFi was at its early stage in 2017. It grew considerably in 2019 but the pandemic changed the game. DeFi TVL (total value locked) is growing exponentially post-pandemic and the astronomical rate of growth is unforeseen in th...

The Bullish Case for EOS

14 May 2021 3 minute read 3 comments paragism

Block.one’s yearlong ICO for EOS raised over four billion USD in 2018. It was one of the biggest ICOs in history and EOS became the talk of the blockchain world. EOS targeted to remove major flaws of the Ethereum blockchain and it was touted as the E...

This buzzy social media announces the world’s first Initial Staking NFT Offering

10 May 2021 2 minute read 11 comments paragism

I’m not active on Facebook nowadays and trying to quit the boring platform. Some months back, I got the invitation to test the private beta of TORUM, a new social media platform. The platform grew decently in the last couple of months. The interface...

BlockFi Vs. Cake DeFi Vs. Celsius

7 May 2021 3 minute read 9 comments paragism

With fast technological advancements, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is finding mass adoption slowly. It is very clear that digital assets like Bitcoin, Ether are going to drive market growth in the coming years too. Post pandemic, the glob...

Flare Network buys a citadel in Mirandus

2 May 2021 2 minute read 4 comments paragism

It is very clear that blockchain technology is a disruptive technology. The recent popularity of decentralized finance and NFTs show the potential of the technology. Gaming is also a great use case of blockchain. Many new games are being launched on...

Alpaca City is expanding on Binance Smart Chain

30 Apr 2021 3 minute read 13 comments paragism

Decentralized Finance or DeFi is a big crypto buzzword nowadays. DeFi started as a financial experiment on the blockchain some years back but post-pandemic, it has grown really exponentially and has become a billion-dollar industry. Another happening...

Defibox – EOS DeFi Game Changer in Making

28 Apr 2021 3 minute read 6 comments paragism

Decentralized finance or DeFi is definitely on the rise. DeFi started as an experiment in early 2017 but it has really gained extreme momentum since 2020. Post pandemic, the socio-economic situation changed and now DeFi has become a billion-dollar in...

Self-replicating NFTs bring the new possibility for gamification

26 Apr 2021 3 minute read 7 comments paragism

Digital arts have become quite popular nowadays and NFTs or non-fungible tokens are making headlines due to their eye-popping prices. NFTs are being perceived as a new asset class. Yes, any digital art can be copied very easily but NFTs preserve the...

Chainlink 2.0 will bring hybrid smart contracts

21 Apr 2021 3 minute read 4 comments paragism

Blockchain oracles basically forward off-chain data to the blockchains. Transmitting data is only a small step. Oracles are designed to perform multiple functionalities. With the development of various smart contracts, new use cases of blockchain ora...