Unisocks In retrospect, it was just a matter of time before I started speculating on the sock market. Do you mean the ‘stock market,’ the red squiggly thread underlining the word ‘sock’ suggests? Of course not! It’s the sock market, stupid. Here’s how it works: Last week the team behind decentralized exchange, Uniswap, minted 500 […]

History of Coin Days Destroyed The concept of Coin Days Destroyed (CDD) was introduced in a 2011 Bitcoin Forum thread by user “ByteCoin” as an alternative to transaction volume. The logic behind the proposal was that CDD was a more appropriate measure of the economic activity in Bitcoin. Instead of measuring the transaction volume, which […]

This free preview of The Block Genesis is offered to our loyal readers as a representation of the highly valuable research and journalism our Genesis members receive daily. If you’d like to receive all Genesis content on our site and via daily newsletter, join today. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC), a $1.4 billion closed-end fund that […]