Author: alberto mera

Host of "Un podcast sobre bitcoin", Alberto Mera has worked as a consultant in crypto for traditional finance firms since 2018.

Is Creating a DeFi Crypto Banking Wallet Platform In 2021 Beneficial for Business Owners?

Decentralized finance (DeFi) is certainly one of the biggest trends in cryptocurrency over the past year. This has led many businesses to decide that it...

Is Creating a DeFi Crypto Banking Wallet Platform In 2021 Beneficial for Business Owners?
The Dark Future For Layer 1 Protocols

Layer 1 protocols are the protocols that made cryptocurrency and blockchain technology the behemoth that it is today. These are the protocols that many of...

The Dark Future For Layer 1 Protocols
Can We Create a Yield Curve for Bitcoin?

Bitcoin has sometimes been compared to the bond market because of the safety of bitcoin, but does this mean that bitcoin has a yield curve?...

Can We Create a Yield Curve for Bitcoin?
Everything You Need To Know About VeChainThor Energy (VTHO)

VeChainThor Energy (VTHO) is an altcoin used on the VeChainThor blockchain. Now, that is an interesting project, but this article will mostly focus on VTHO...

Everything You Need To Know About VeChainThor Energy (VTHO)
Equities and Bitcoin: Pegged Forever?

Stock equities and bitcoin have recently been following each other pretty closely. This has led many to conclude that this sort of peg will last...

Equities and Bitcoin: Pegged Forever?
If Scaling Ethereum Doesn’t Work

Ethereum has a glaring problem with it – scalability. The Ethereum blockchain has been plagued by issues relating to the scalability of its blockchain. This...

If Scaling Ethereum Doesn’t Work
Avoid Getting Rekt Trading NFTs

Non-fungible tokens are one of the next big things in the cryptocurrency community. You have probably read stories about NFTs selling for millions of dollars...

Avoid Getting Rekt Trading NFTs
Is This The Bitcoin Supercycle?

Bitcoin is currently smack dab in the middle of a bull market cycle.  A 2,000% increase in price over a year certainly qualifies as a...

Is This The Bitcoin Supercycle?
How to Read Crypto Charts?

Have you heard the stories about people making money by trading crypto? Those traders all use something called technical analysis, which involves analyzing market charts....

How to Read Crypto Charts?
How to Value NFTs

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are one of the hottest new trends in cryptocurrency. These tokens are unique (non-fungible) and usually represent the originality of a digital...

How to Value NFTs
The Music Industry Discovers NFTs

The internet has not been friendly to the music industry over the past two decades – piracy has decimated the industry compared to the heyday...

The Music Industry Discovers NFTs
Can Binance Smart Chain kill Ethereum?

Ethereum’s blockchain has a reputation for having many problems related to transaction fees and transaction speeds. Naturally, this has led to many alternatives appearing. Some...

Can Binance Smart Chain kill Ethereum?
Will Algorithmic Stablecoins Ever Work?

Algorithmic stablecoins are a new type of stablecoin that rely on, well, algorithms to keep the price of the coin stable. This is a stark...

Will Algorithmic Stablecoins Ever Work?
Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) Will Kill Banks

There has been a lot of buzz about something called central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and their ability to kill banks. Many people mistakenly view...

Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) Will Kill Banks
How Valuable is Uniswap?

Uniswap has attracted a lot of attention to itself over the past two years as the flagship product of the DeFi movement. Everyone knows about...

How Valuable is Uniswap?
No More Layer 1s Will Succeed

We have reached one of the major stepping points in cryptocurrency where the development and use of layer 1 blockchains (altcoins) has essentially stopped. Instead,...

No More Layer 1s Will Succeed
Synthetic Stocks Can’t Be Banned

Synthetic stocks are a common aspect of decentralized finance (DeFi). However, there is a little bit of a misconception about what exactly a synthetic stock...

Synthetic Stocks Can’t Be Banned
Stablecoins Are The Business of The Future

Stablecoins have made waves across the cryptocurrency community for years. The reason for this is pretty basic at the end of the day – the...

Stablecoins Are The Business of The Future
Governance Tokens are Doomed in DeFi

Governance tokens have become one of the hottest new trends in cryptocurrency. Unfortunately, as we will explain in this article, governance tokens in decentralized finance...

Governance Tokens are Doomed in DeFi
Are Futures Driving The Price of Bitcoin?

Cryptocurrency experts often debate whether the introduction of bitcoin futures in December 2017 had any significant impact on the price.  It is our opinion that,...

Are Futures Driving The Price of Bitcoin?
The Last Bitcoin Cycle

Bitcoin operates in cycles based on something called halvings. Basically, halvings are when the mining reward is cut in half. This occurs every 210,000 blocks,...

The Last Bitcoin Cycle
Flash Loans Can Kill DeFi

Decentralized finance (DeFi) has made waves across the community beginning in 2020 and extending into 2021. It really is a great ecosystem because it offers...

Flash Loans Can Kill DeFi
What if Elon Musk is Kidding About Bitcoin?

A somewhat common speculation amongst Bitcoin bears is that Elon Musk’s sudden support of Bitcoin is just a joke of some sort.  It is possible...

What if Elon Musk is Kidding About Bitcoin?
Who Will Come to Bitcoin After Corporations?

Have you heard the news? Corporations are buying bitcoin at an astounding. Tesla recently announced a $1.5 billion purchase of bitcoin, MicroStrategy has been investing...

Who Will Come to Bitcoin After Corporations?
High Gas in Ethereum Brings Hope to Other Protocols

Ethereum is a game changer because it is the de facto blockchain of decentralized finance (DeFi). This is great for Ethereum, but the blockchain has...

High Gas in Ethereum Brings Hope to Other Protocols