The Valley of Pleasure
August 21, 2017
The Four Main Risks of DEFI - according to Andreas Antonopoulos
In a recent Vodcast Andreas Antonopoulos outlines four risks associate with DEFI (the video title says five, but to my mind it's really four!): Financial Risk Counter Party Risk Contract Risk Platform
Three DEFI traps to watch out for...
I've done O.K. out of DEFI on Binance Smart Chain over the last couple of months, but it's not been all happy dayz and moon-profits all the way. I have fallen foul of three DEFI traps along the way...
Up to 250K Brits are locked into a Mortgage Trap with 'Zombie Loans'
You may remember the collapse of Northern Rock back in 2007. At the time they had 270 000 mortgages on their books, many with very high loan to value mortgages - some people had borrowed 95% of the va
Eco-Train QOTW: Is Life Fair?
It's unusual to get a question where there is such an obvious answer, which in this case is a straight up 'no'. If we consider fairness to be about one's access to positive life chances - health, weal
HPUD May 2021 - A Good Month on Hive!
I just Powered Up 120 Hive in honour of May HPUD Day to bring my total stake up to 71 200 Hive. I've powered up over 4000 Hive this month, having taken advantage of that recent dip in the Hive price.
Nominate someone for a 10 Hive Power Up
It's Hive Power Up day - I had someone in mind to receive a 10 HP power up surprise but noticed they'd been selling Hive and I'm bolloxed if I'm gifting someone my own Hive so they can go spend it on
# Welcome to the Deck: Byzantine Kitty - Splinter Stats Season 48 Report Card
@revisesociology I got back to 'business as usual' with Splinterlands this week after something of a hiatus where lack of time left me languishing in the Gold leagues. I say 'business as usual', but i
Defi - Go Hard or Go Home?
I'm really enjoying being in several Cub dens and pools - currently I'm in mainly six Dens and farms, with my funds split fairly evenly across all of these The Cub Den (obviously!) The BTCB Den The Et
The Pros and Cons of Binance Bridge (Compared to just sending via via the Binance Exchange)
I just added some ETH into the ETH DEN on Cub (and brought the return down by another 0.1%, sorry!) and used the opportunity to play around with the relatively new Binance Bridge to transfer said ETH
Readjusting my Priorities: Basics First!
I've been feeling like life has just gotten too busy recently and I don't really like it! This is really because of trying to juggle four things: Basic life chores - which just seem to take forever he