Pricing, Profit and Paternalism

What do you do when you discover your most profitable customers are using your product wrong? A discussion on pricing, the morals of marketing and the costs of compliance.
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Donald Trump, Paul Le Roux and the Dutch East India Company - Part 2

On corporate power and sovereign states in the Age of the Internet.
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Donald Trump, Paul Le Roux and the Dutch East India Company - Part 1

On corporate power and sovereign states after the Age of Discovery.
5 min read
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Crypto Should Disrupt Current Anti-Money Laundering Practices, Not Adopt Them

CoinDesk Opinion. Modern know-your-customer, anti-money laundering regulations are ineffective; crypto represents a better option to address this problem.
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GameFi’s Promise and Reality Are Still Worlds Apart

CoinDesk Opinion. In creating closed, interoperable environments, are developers forgetting to ensure that players are having fun?
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Are Crypto Investors Savvy or Suckers? The UK’s Tax and Financial Regulators Don’t Agree

CoinDesk Opinion. The two agencies' differing opinions are impeding the development of comprehensive guidelines that would protect investors and ensure crypto's development.
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We All Need to Stop Only Seeing the Dark Side of Crypto

WIRED Magazine essay on the real world usage of cryptocurrencies in the developing world.
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DeFi needs a Silk Road moment

Originally published on CoinDesk, I argue that if decentralised finance (DeFi) is going to be both useful and uncensorable, we will see it adopted by organised crime.
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Why Cuba is primed for bitcoin adoption

Originally published on CoinDesk.
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