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Explorations of the emerging crypto-economic models and their potential implications


The Arrival of Digital NATO

16 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: the digital world is dividing like the analog world. Only this time there’s an alternative. China recently announced that an Initiative to Set Global Data-Security Rules. As Foreign Minister Yi said: it is important to develop a set of intern...

“I want Bitcoin because it’s stable”

15 Sep 2020 2 minute read 1 comment jer979!!

tl;dr: how perceptions change over time because of consistent execution One of the most powerful elements of building a brand is consistency. If you just show up on a regular, predictable basis for a long period of time, you build a perception of rel...

Financial Whiplash

14 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: on the stark contrast between living in the crypto-enabled future and the paper-based past. I recently learned of a new dApp called Acala. Unlike most of the apps I’ve used to date, this one doesn’t sit on the Ethereum blockchain. Instead, it...

Watching the Towers Fall

12 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

The corner of 6th and Bleecker in Manhattan is a personal landmark. That’s where I watched the Towers fall. Hard to believe it’s been 19 years. May the memory of those who perished that horrific day be a blessing for positive change.

The 4 Questions to Ask in a Crisis

10 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: Sooner or later, we all have a PR crisis. Some things to remember for when it happens. What was obvious to the founding team at Sprinklr and others early on in the social media game was the “democratization” of power. Now that “every one had a...

Words are Energy

9 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: on managing our communication production lines for maximum effectiveness. The most important text in the literature of the Chabad Lubavitch movement is known as “the Tanya.” It’s a philosophical text that is described as a “one size fits all l...

Why Have a Bell at all?

4 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: Most of the world still thinks that there is a time when “markets open.” In the digital world, markets don’t open because they never close. I saw this welcome message on Etrade’s site I felt like I was looking through a time machine. In the...

Complacency and Silence

3 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: we see wrongs happen all of the time. How often do we speak up? My own shortcoming on the boardwalk. My daughters and I went for a short stint to the beach at Ocean City, Maryland. One evening, we were walking along the boardwalk and, naturall...

When Blockchains Make Landfall

2 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: Today, crypto exists in a purely digital world. One day, it will be integrated into the fabric of our lives. Another step in that direction. I’m pretty worked up right now about the state of the economy and, in particular, the injustice being...

If you thought wealth inequality was bad before…

1 Sep 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jer979!!

tl;dr: The last few months of Federal Reserve monetary stimulus exacerbated the problem. Big time. We’re more than 5 months post-Covid now and have had a running faucet of money creation by the Federal Reserve. The result? 10% of Americans own 84% of...