Released February 1st, 2022
John Pfeffer - Adapt and Evolve
John Pfeffer is an entrepreneur and investor through his private family office, Pfeffer Capital. We cover the difference between value creation and value capture, why John has made such a big bet on Bitcoin, and why adaptation has become more important than ever.
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Chris Dixon - The Potential of Blockchain Technology
Chris is a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz. We cover Chris's overall thesis for investing in the cryptocurrency space, the opportunities and limitations of blockchain applications, and why this is the most interesting area for investing and building over the next 10 years.
Ari Paul - The Evolution of Crypto Investing
Ari Paul is the co-founder and CIO of BlockTower Capital. We cover cryptocurrency valuation frameworks, parallels between the NFT and DeFi cycles, and his perspectives on various blockchain asset classes.
Gabriel Leydon - Designing Digital Economies
Gabe Leydon is the co-founder and CEO of MZ, the company behind hit games such as Mobile Strike and Game of War. We cover why great design can actually be a bad sign, why he believes NFTs will create billionaire influencers, and how different cultures design games.
Sam Bankman-Fried - Creating a Perfect Market
Sam Bankman-Fried is the founder and CEO of leading cryptocurrency exchange, FTX. We cover the building blocks of a perfect market, the key areas of inefficiency in today’s exchanges, and Sam’s north stars of product design and effective altruism.
John Pfeffer - Crypto for Institutions
A deeper dive into John's family office portfolio structure, his view on the active/passive debate, and his framework for crypto investing.
Ethereum vs. Alt L1s - with Su Zhu and Hasu
A crypto-centric podcast for why Alt L1s will out-scale Ethereum along with what parallels to Bitcoin maximalism exist in the ETH community.
An (Institutional) Investor’s Take on Cryptoassets
John's 2017 article outlining crypto's value proposition as both a store of value and medium of exchange, from an investor's perspective.
FTX's Key Principles For Market Regulation
Sam Bankman Fried outlines how FTX's on-chain architecture has created capital efficiency for his firm.
Merely Human? That’s So Yesterday
A look at Singularity University, an initiative that introduced entrepreneurs to promising technologies of the future.
Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System
The Bitcoin whitepaper, published in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto, outlines what Bitcoin is and how it works.