Are NFTs Bad For The Environment? An Examination.

Are NFTs Bad For The Environment? An Examination.

Because NFTs rely on the blockchain to function, their sudden rise in popularity has created the same challenge the initial rise in cryptocurrency itself did: blockchain transactions require a lot of energy to process. As thousands of NFT creations and trades begin to...

Scam Alert for Binoiron & Exmycap Crypto Exchange

I was first alerted to this in a Discord chat about crypto. At first I wondered if the scam part of this was more to do with exchanges posing as Binoiron, but after doing additional digging around it seems the entire Binoiron website itself is the scam. The idea these...
Crypto And The Metaverse: Decentralized Digital Frontiers

Crypto And The Metaverse: Decentralized Digital Frontiers

In preparing to write about this topic I feel there’s no way I could open without drawing acknowledgement to a well-crafted essay by Piers Kicks on masterthemeta.com covering the same topic. Why even talk about crypto and the metaverse in this context when...
What Is An NFT? (An Introduction With Examples)

What Is An NFT? (An Introduction With Examples)

Telling you that NFT stands for non-fungible token probably doesn’t say much if you’re asking this question. Instead, let’s begin by providing the context for it. An NFT exists on the blockchain (a digital ledger or record-keeping system), so...
Digital Sandboxes and the Regulation Complicating Them

Digital Sandboxes and the Regulation Complicating Them

In the category of stuff you see in sci-fi that ends up becoming reality, I’ve recently hopped on some Discord servers discussing a platform (and various projects utilizing it) that you could describe as the early stages of The Matrix. Except, with way less...

What Is Cryptocurrency Beyond An Investment?

Most of the buzz I’ve personally heard about the crypto space has been about which ones everyone should throw all their money into. Which one will 10x my investment? Which ones are ephemeral? Without downplaying the value in those questions or the understandable...