Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Weekly deep dives on the most important themes in crypto - from decentralized finance to governance.

Learn from developers and investors at the forefront of crypto with host by Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi). Not financial advice.

Dec 3, 2019

As part of our Asia series, I team up with Mable Jiang to dissect the latest happenings in China's crypto ecosystem. We discuss:

  • Is China cracking down on crypto exchanges?
  • Are Chinese regulators really pro-blockchain?
  • What's happening with China's central bank digital currency?
  • How does that affect investors and...


Nov 26, 2019

Polkadot, to be launched in 2020, is a project helmed by Ethereum co-creator Gavin Wood.

Its token design incorporates multiple ideas seen throughout the brief history of cryptoassets: work/stake token, fee token, token burns and "medallion"-like use cases.

Web 3 Foundation's Jack Platt joins me in breaking down the...


Nov 18, 2019

With the launch of its most important update to date, Maker is setting its sights on evolving beyond the niche crypto industry to take on the traditional banking world. Founder Rune Christensen joins me again to discuss:

  • What is MCD and why is it important?
  • How Maker intends to scale beyond crypto
  • Rune's thoughts on...


Nov 10, 2019

Privacy is a fundamental right and crucial for the world of crypto - so why are some investors betting against privacy coins? Multicoin Capital's lead analyst Ryan Gentry joins me in discussing:

  • Why privacy is a feature, not a product
  • Bearish thesis for Monero & ZCash
  • How Bitcoin & Ethereum can achieve...


The Bear Case for Privacy Cryptocurrencies | Ryan Gentry, Multicoin Capital, Ep. 76

Nov 10, 2019

Privacy is a fundamental right and crucial for the world of crypto - so why are some investors betting against privacy coins? Multicoin Capital's lead analyst Ryan Gentry joins me in discussing:

  • Why privacy is a feature, not a product
  • Bearish thesis for Monero & ZCash
  • How Bitcoin & Ethereum can achieve...