How Bitcoin mining could yield more renewable energy providing more reliable power

Bitcoin critics often assert that bitcoin mining consumes more resources, specifically energy, than the benefits it creates. What critics deem computationally inefficient and unscalable, however, advocates consider not only an intended tradeoff but a fundamental feature.

Critics also assert that the…

Some scary numbers are out there, and some of them don’t make sense; one plausible explanation would be that milder forms of Coronavirus confers temporary immunity; there are policy and macro-economic ramifications.

The “known” numbers: mortality rate seems to be 1% amongst cases that test positive in a working healthcare…

Over the past two years blockchain-based tokenized networks — entities that we believe comprise a new asset-class — have accrued billions of dollars in value and raised more than a billion dollars in capital. Since these networks are fundamentally different from more well-established assets, traditional valuation frameworks do not apply…

VC: Valuations are bonkers. Invest in a team w/o a working product at >$10m? Umm, non-starter.

Crypto: This time is different.

VC: $10mm is the ceiling pre-product because there are too many unquantifiable risks; you just can’t tell until the thing is in a user’s hands.

Crypto: This time is…

Brett Winton

Director of Research, @ARKInvest. Disruptive Tech: Autonomous, AI, Blockchain, CRISPR, Fintech, 'Omics, Robots... Disclosure: http://arkinv.st/2rxmMRG

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