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Weekly deep dives on the most important projects, investment theses and themes in crypto, for globally minded investors. 

Learn from developers and investors at the forefront of crypto from Asia, US, and beyond with investor and host Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi). Not financial advice.

Sep 28, 2021

Many users come to DeFi for its high yields - but are they sustainable?

In this episode, we chat with Teddy Woodward, ex-trader and founder of Notional, a fixed rate protocol offering a new class of financial products for a new class of DeFi users. We explore:

  • How to tokenize cash flows, and why it matters
  • The emerging...


Sep 25, 2021

Many crypto industry titans - including Vitalik Buterin - believe ZK Rollups are the key to Ethereum's scalability. With DeFi exchange dYdX generating over $2 BILLION in daily volume on Starkware, a ZK Rollup solution, I'm excited to chat with Starkware founders about:

  • Why ZK-Rollups are the future vs. other Layer...


Sep 15, 2021

Would you pay $30-$40,000 for a few lines of text against a black background?

That's precisely what buyers of Loot - the latest NFT to capture the attention of the entire crypto space - are doing.

I'm joined by early Loot adopters and crypto investors Jon Kol (@thePalenimbus) and Angie Dalton (@Daltonan).

We...


Sep 8, 2021

Fresh off a $120M raise, Arbitrum is the latest project to significantly scale Ethereum's capacity.

How does Arbitrum work at a technical level? What is an optimistic rollup and how does it compare with ZK-rollups? What are the trade offs Arbitrum makes? 

Arbitrum (@arbitrum) co-founder Steven Goldfeder (@sgoldfed) and...


Sep 1, 2021

The Play to Earn revolution is here!

Yield Guild Games is the largest gaming guild today. Valued at $8B, the DAO supports 5,000 scholars in playing emerging "play to earn" games.

Founder Gabby Dizon (@GabbyDizon) shares his secrets in how YGG works, tactics in how he scaled, and what future games he's excited for...