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Shannon Low
Tech research, no hype or fluff
Created 05 Aug 2021
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  • Balancing Play to Earn and Play for Fun in Crypto Games and Beyond
    01 Dec 2021 • 9 min read • 2 0
    Took a short hiatus for deeper research (playing games) and exploration (chatting with game developers), so this article is a bit late but takes a deeper look at crypto games. It includes a few update...
  • We're all gonna make it - crypto communities
    25 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 4 0
    This article took a while to write as I dove deep into the rabbit hole of crypto communities. It includes a few updated ideas on the value of NFTs first presented in this article. Communities, from fo...
  • The Elephant in the Metaverse
    02 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    This is the fourth article in a series about blockchain, NFT marketplaces and the metaverse. For earlier articles, see here, here and here. A lot has already been written about the metaverse and to av...
  • The real value and potential of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)
    17 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    This is the third article in a series about blockchain, NFT marketplaces and the metaverse. For earlier articles, see here and here. NFTs have been driving much of the current blockchain hype cycle wi...
  • Blockchain Games as Player-creator Economies
    10 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    This is the second article in a series about blockchain, NFT marketplaces and the metaverse. For the first, on blockchain games and “play to earn,” see here. Something that I’ve found fundamentally co...
  • Blockchain Games and the Rise of "Play to Earn"
    03 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 6 0
    As I dig deep into the hole that is the current wave of blockchain games, a question constantly recurs - Is this a coming revolution in games that’s as big as mobile gaming? Or is this a mirage that w...
  • Tech research, no hype or fluff
    05 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to what is quite literally my stack of research on various areas in the technology industry. In each article, I dive into a specific area of technology with the aim of developing conviction ar...
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