Vulpine View

Applying a fox's lens to crypto. For educational purposes only, not financial advice.
Created 18 Mar 2021
  • Blockchains As Cities
    01 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    How do Humans Approach Understanding New Systems? Humans have evolved to navigate physical territories, avoid physical predators, and collect physical resources. And so the way we conceptualize the wo...
  • Might Bulls Grow to Love Red Tape?
    24 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Red Tape: Where are we at with Crypto and Regulation? Culture is upstream of politics. Technology is upstream of both. Technology tends to steer the ship of civilization over the long-haul, front-runn...
  • When Does Crypto Affect Me?
    16 Sep 2021 • 16 min read
    Source: Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Watterson “Crypto solves nothing for me. Why should I care about decentralization?” I hear this critique from friends and family in the US all the time. And the simple a...
  • Blockchain x Gaming
    30 Jul 2021 • 7 min read
    The crypto ideologues have long since converted every last dollar, euro, or yen into their favorite basket of crypto assets. Although these early adopters have been rewarded handsomely, many wonder in...
  • The Digital Guild
    24 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Social Tokens: Guilds in the Metaverse Imagine a digital guild. Individuals with a range of skills fit for the information age, distributed across the world, identifying under a single flag. The commu...
  • Blockchain Commercial Solutions Pt. 3 - Real World Assets
    09 Jul 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    In the previous piece (Blockchain Commercial Solutions Pt.2 - Insurance), we discussed how on-chain insurance might merge with traditional insurance offerings. Crypto-economic protocols enable new pla...
  • Blockchain Commercial Solutions Pt.2 - Insurance
    25 Jun 2021 • 12 min read
    Before Lloyd’s of London was hatched in a Tower Street coffee house, exporters would transport goods via a flotilla of ships to prevent a total loss of cargo in the case of a weather disaster. Lloyd’s...
  • Blockchain Commercial Solutions Pt.1 - Oracles
    14 Jun 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    Enterprises will be forced to adapt to the Web 3.0 customer who expects fully reliable agreements cheaply. Why would a customer enter into an insurance policy with doubt around their claims being exec...
  • Preamble to Blockchain Commercial Solutions
    04 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Traditional asset allocators look at crypto markets as a ct scan of a pathology they’ve seen before: prices are soaring, retail is manic, individuals are leaving their jobs to become day traders, and ...
  • Taxonomy of Tokens
    27 May 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Tokens - Taxonomy of Species Many crypto protocols have issued interests in the form of freely tradeable tokens. These are roughly the crypto world’s equivalent of public equities, although most carry...
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