Essays

Jul
13
DeFi: Finance ReImagined For The Internet (FinTech x DeFi – Part 2)

DeFi: Finance ReImagined For The Internet (FinTech x DeFi – Part 2)

With an infrastructure built from the ground up to address existing and potential issues, DeFi is an emerging paradigm changing the meaning of finance.
16 min read
May
06
Personalized Content Feeds Suck. Curation is a Better, Scalable Alternative

Personalized Content Feeds Suck. Curation is a Better, Scalable Alternative

Personalized content recommendation algorithms fail to expand consumer interests despite the deluge of information on the internet.
10 min read
Mar
26
Robinhood Competes With TikTok and Instagram, Not TD Ameritrade or Charles Schwab

Robinhood Competes With TikTok and Instagram, Not TD Ameritrade or Charles Schwab

The last thing your money needs is more user engagement. Robinhood falls short of their mission to democratize finance for all
5 min read
Feb
22
The problem with investing in Disruptive Innovation (ARK Invest)

The problem with investing in Disruptive Innovation (ARK Invest)

Disruptive technologies have great potential to change the world. Investing in them, however, isn't straightforward.
6 min read
Dec
03

Personal Human Capital & Labor Income — are you a stock or a bond?

It's an age-old question in investing. Countless researchers have sought to figure out how to optimize portfolios by taking an
7 min read
Jul
19
State of Digital Contact Tracing in the United States

State of Digital Contact Tracing in the United States

Live free or die. I don’t get it. I say, “Regulate me gently. I’d rather live.”
9 min read
Feb
08
The Last Xbox

The Last Xbox

Sony may have just won the console wars with the PS5, but Microsoft will win gaming starting with the Series X
6 min read