Tag

Layer Ones

Shhhh! Can you keep a secret ? Most people can’t. And certainly most blockchains don’t. But there is one blockchain that can. Its name is Secret Network. In this article I will explain Secret Network in the easiest way possible. I will avoid crypto jargon and distracting acronyms. By the end of this article you […]

Ok, hear this. Last week, before I even knew anything about Akash Network, I was traipsing through the internet when I came across the following statistic. 2/3 of Ethereum nodes (computers) are on 3 major cloud providers. In fact 50% of ETH nodes are on Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure. Whoah! That’s not looking very […]

I have been looking into the Osmosis crypto exchange and its OSMO coin over the past week. I couldn’t believe how simple it was to understand. I’ll tell you what it is and the main things you need to know here. That way you don’t have to waste time listening to hours of podcasts and […]

As of July 2022 Kava crypto ranks #17 by total value locked. By the end of 2022 it aims to rank in the top 5. That is a lofty ambition. What is Kava crypto and why do its founders believe they can climb that rank so fast? When I first started doing research on Kava […]

My first impressions of THORchain and the RUNE crypto token, were that those names sounded kind of gimmicky. Without knowing anything about RUNE crypto, I assumed that it was just another meme coin that was going to do an impressive take-off only to crash back down into oblivion very soon after. Granted, first impressions are […]

Why did Luna crash? What led to terra UST’s demise and how does this relate to Luna? In this article I will walk you through the most significant collision in crypto history to date and what lessons we can learn from it. Let’s look at what happened The beginning of Luna’s demise On the 8th […]

Cosmos calls itself the internet of blockchains. So what is Cosmos crypto exactly? The team behind Cosmos view the future as being multi-chain rather than one-chain-to-rule-them-all. In the early days of crypto, most proponents took a maximalist stance supporting one blockchain only. You were either pro-bitcoin, pro-Ethereum etc. With the growth of various alt coins […]

First, let’s start with a caveat muchachos. So as to increase my chances of appearing on the term what is fantom crypto, I am going to do something weird. I will be using Fantom crypto instead of plain old Fantom. Pardon me if I sounds silly but this is what le Google wants. So here […]

Important update: As of May 2022 the Terra Luna ecosystem has collapsed and is seeking ways to re-generate itself. The death spiral that Terra’s founders didn’t think was possible actually happened. In order to understand Terra and its Luna currency I still highly recommend you read the article below that will walk you through the […]

What is Solana crypto? Solana is a crypto currency that is very similar to the Ethereum Network i.e. it is a platform that allows developers to build decentralized applications using smart contracts.  Founded by some pretty legit players (more on them later), Solana was built to address the deficiencies of the Ethereum network: slow transactions […]

What is Polkadot? Polkadot is a blockchain of blockchains.  Say what? Ok let’s expand upon that concept. Polkadot aims to be a platform for building blockchains. And the blockchains that are built on Polkadot communicate with each other.   These two features and the fact that it is backed by key people from the crypto space […]

In this article I will walk you through all you need to know about Ethereum. What is Ethereum? How does it work? Why is it so important? I will also introduce you to key concepts such as mining, ICOs, smart contracts and the main characters involved in Ethereum. After reading this article you will understand […]