Joseph Morton

Cryptocurrency has a number of different problems and one of them is that it’s not even remotely private. Transparency is baked into the system for most coins. Anyone can…
The overall health of the cannabis sector still isn’t good. Think crypto and blockchain in the winter of 2018 and you get an idea of what we’re looking at….
Jean Baudrillard first came up with the twin ideas of accelerated culture and hyperreality while the internet was in its infancy. It’s an postmodern idea where we have an…
Solana is a public blockchain in the same vein as Ethereum. It doesn’t have as much history going for it as do some of the other coins, only having…
The short arc of blockchain’s relatively short history has been a collective, ongoing story of beating the odds. At first it was for basement dwelling geeks and they would…
Despite his brilliance, Satoshi Nakamoto couldn’t possibly have imagined what his simply written white paper would have opened up within the next decade. The Bitcoin Protocol has revealed an…
We’re entering into the final stretch between obscurity and legitimacy for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency as either a currency or an asset class, aided primarily by big name financial institutions…
Today we’re talking about Tether (or USDT, they’re used interchangeably). They’re presently the fifth largest cryptocurrency by market cap and the first among stablecoins by dint of being the…
We need to talk about cryptocurrency’s carbon problem. Right now the Bitcoin network alone gobbles up more power than the entire nation of Sweden. That’s a big network. It…
You’d be hard pressed to find someone who hasn’t been touched by depression or anxiety. Biochemically, they’re considered co-morbid, which means they often happen at the same time and…