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The #1 podcast for crypto natives to learn about new concepts, trends and projects in blockchain, DeFi, NFTs and Web 3.

Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi) goes deep into the technology and economics behind crypto projects to dissect trends and themes in a global context.

Strictly not financial advice.

Nov 14, 2023

Exploring history offers valuable lessons, enabling us to sidestep past errors and identify markers of excellence. These insights are particularly beneficial in the realm of investing, where understanding historical trends and outcomes can inform smarter, more strategic decisions

In episode 2 of Blockcrunch Roundtable, Jason & Sanat discusses:

  • 3 verticals that showed promise but ultimately failed to gain traction

  • 3 emerging verticals with the potential for significant success

Host: Jason Choi @mrjasonchoi . Not financial advice.


(00:00:00) – Episode Introduction

(00:03:18) – What Web 3 apps make sense?

(00:06:45) – Will Metamask remain the No. 1 wallet?

(00:13:30) – Why prediction markets never really took off

(00:20:48) – How to invest in DAOs and their tooling

(00:30:11) – Can re-staking take off?

(00:36:05) – Case for and against DePINS

(00:43:33) – Decentralized social and Friend.Tech

(00:53:23) – 1 vertical to never invest, & 1 to spend most time on

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