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The Ample or the Bond: sustainability and capital efficiency in stablecoin smart contracts

27 Jan 2021 14 minute read 2 comments Will

The Ample or the Bond The article image is of a compliant mechanism*   **important author's note** The term "stable" is used loosely in this article at times. You will see a call for the need of "stable" value in this article for writing DEFI smart c...

Token Design as Optimization Design: Ocean and Ampleforth protocol

19 Nov 2020 7 minute read 1 comment Will

Where Token and Optimization Relate to each other Back in February of 2018, Tent McConaghy gave a presentation on the many facets, or faces even, of crypto. He unpacks the token design of bitcoin as a protocol which gives incentives to users, who pro...


5 Apr 2020 5 minute read 0 comments Will

Nervos Network Hashrate has gone parabolic  (and why that isn’t expect to stop) ** I am making a headline revision after purported scam site offering TODDMiners for Nervos mining. There are always sights trying to impersonate real mining equipment m...

Nervos Network Architecture cheat sheet

4 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Will

Nervos network cheat sheet Quick Notes:    . Socially Scalable public blockchain designed as an economically sound layer 1 state storage solution    .Uses a variation of Proof-Of-Work Nakamoto Consensus    . Secure, deterministic, Bitcoin-like settl...

Bitcoin is Still a store of value despite the fact that everybody has abandoned its greatest narrative.

10 Mar 2020 4 minute read 1 comment Will

  or: A quick update on how everyone got high on DeFi and lost their cool So I decided to write about this because basically every Bitcoin maxi- was too dense to explain what the actual store of value proposal is, and instead just started calling it...

Nervos Network and the Standard for Long Term Sustainability in Public Blockchains

25 Oct 2019 6 minute read 1 comment Will

Nervos Network and the Standard for Long Term Sustainability in Public Blockchains State Explosion of Public Blockchains   Nervos has a strong focus on the long term sustainability of everything from decentralization to incentive mechanisms. This art...