Beyond Finance

non DeFi crypto

Most blockchain projects to date are focused on re-shaping finance. You have lending and saving, decentralized exchanges, stablecoins, derivatives and insurance. And most of the hype has been around Decentralized Finance. In this section, however, I write  about projects that have nothing to do with finance. Helium for example is a project that uses the blockchain to provide people with a network for the internet of things. As the blockchain space evolves there will be more and more projects that emerge on the horizon.

Helium mining and the Helium network are one of the easiest crypto projects to understand. It is easy to become discouraged when trying to understand the world of crypto and blockchains. Just when you think you have grasped the basics, people will start discussing another token that requires you to fire up your brain to […]

So I found the following interesting nugget of information last week: what do you think is the largest type of organized crime? As in mafia style? Is it money laundering? Nope. That’s big at about $2Bn but there is other stuff you could go to jail for that bring in way more money. Could it […]

CLM Coin is a token issued by a private company called CoinClaim and is used as a payment token to complete small tasks. When I say small I mean really small. Like watch a YouTube video or comment and share something on Facebook. That sounds weird. Why do they do that? Apparently there is a […]