Peeking Into The Future
Dissecting All Things Web3, Crypto, & Blockchain
Blockchain & Business
How blockchain technology is slowly but surely disrupting traditional businesses. Specific focus around finance and real estate given my previous work experience.
Monetary Authority of Singapore has introduced new concepts such as "Purpose Bound Money" and "Trust Anchors" in its attempt at Centralised DeFi. How do these even work and what are its implications?
A framework for conceptualising opportunities for revenue generation through demand and supply drivers. Visualising value creation and flows between the various layers in the DeFi ecosystem.
Future of Web3
Cutting through the hype. A macro look at the most important Web3 trends set to redefine the social fabric. Will decentralised infrastructure really result in a more equitable future?
Contextualising various Web3 technologies through exploring the ecosystem as well as technology stack. The series starts with a high level overview and eventually covers specific use cases and implementations.
Why there is going to be an explosion of stablecoin variants and why the USD peg dominance won't last. How web3 modularity ensures users are not forced into a specific monetary system.
A look at how decentralised identity is building the rails for a more equitable internet by enabling users to reclaim control of their digital identities. Why this is also a key primitive to avoid crypto hyper-financialisation.
Growing the community through knowledge sharing of crypto basics and protocols to look out for. Building a strong foundation of key blockchain concepts to enable readers to think for themselves.
A series of articles looking into a new AMM solution proposed by the DeFi pioneers aimed at solving impermanent loss. This includes an analysis of the solution design, key concepts, as well as protocol tokenomics.
Web3 is divisive precisely because of how it reconfigures power between individuals and institutions. How Web3 is changing the political landscape through redefining violence, security, and ownership.
A look at the 3 key characteristics of money and how these apply to cryptocurrency valuation: store of value, medium of exchange, and unit of account. Why crypto is set to transfer significant value to the end users.
All Things Code
Writing, testing, deploying, and interacting with smart contracts. A code-base look into leading protocols, industry standards, and developer tooling. Making code more legible through documentation.
A step-by-step smart contract walkthrough of the Bancor3 solution. This includes UML diagrams and guides throughout all the various protocol processes from token whitelisting to withdrawals claims.
A comprehensive guide to launching a token utilising the latestEthereum development tools. Covers usage of Openzeppelin contracts, Hardhat, Ethers.js, Metamask, and IPFS.
A guide to signing into web services using an Ethereum account. This includes signing in using your Metamask wallet on the client and validating the session on the Express server.