Editorial

Are We Worth a Billion Dollars Yet?

Are We Worth a Billion Dollars Yet?

How much is a superpower worth? How much would you pay to be able to fly, or to become invisible? Let’s say $200 million. You could easily make that $200 million back with a superpower. Shrink to the size of an ant, cure cancer, boom. $200 million, easy. Now, how […]

How to Value Bitcoin Using VPU (Value Per User)

How to Value Bitcoin Using VPU (Value Per User)

Blockchains have network effects. The classic example of network effects is Facebook: every person who gets on Facebook makes the network a little more valuable for every other person on Facebook. As the number of users in a network grows, the more ridiculously valuable the network becomes. That’s why the […]

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MOIP is the Next Buzzword

Back in the day, I worked at an ad agency. One of our clients was Vonage, a company based on a new technology called VOIP (a fun word to say). Vonage was growing like crazy. At its peak, Vonage was adding a million customers every quarter, then reinvesting that money […]