Adversarial Interoperability

I’ve been frustrated that there have appeared to be two parallel and separate conversations happening: the”traditional” digital rights / net freedom community speaking about”re-decentralizing the net” and the blockchain/crypto community working on precisely the identical thing. I like the EFF’s recent work since they’re connecting both discussions, and their year in review is a fantastic… Continue reading Adversarial Interoperability

Zombies eating kitties

On Tuesday we declared our investment in Cryptokitties, and, as you might expect, received a mix of excitement and skepticism in response. Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies already seem ridiculous to most people, and virtual”real” kittens made from cryptocurrency take it a step farther. However, as with many new technologies, these first use cases only scratch the… Continue reading Zombies eating kitties