Blockchains coordinate Humans into larger Organisms

this post is closely related to How token economies organize people around endeavours The first time I had a hint that “as above, so below” was when learning how to trade crypto. Prices go up and down in waves, and there were waves that manifested themselves on the 10 minute chart, and waves that manifested…

How token economies organize people around endeavours

When you think about it, Bitcoin is incredible. It got many people to pour lots of money into running a public goods system, a very important system that we all need – a monetary system. Sure, there have been monetary systems before. But which one is valuable and easy to transport at the same time,…

Design Rationale behind the Commons Stack cadCAD refactor

Introduction Since March 2020 I’ve been working on the Commons Stack’s cadCAD simulation of the Commons, refactoring and redesigning it to become a part functional, part object oriented cadCAD simulation. This post documents the design rationale and thoughts I had in mind for the refactor, and establishes the desired design direction for the future. What…

What is Commons Stack and the Token Engineering Commons?

One of the first organizations I heard about in the token engineering space was the Commons Stack. It wasn’t really a company per se, it was more of an organization, one that, like most blockchain layer 1 projects, was spread throughout the globe with no center. Remember the 2016 DAO that forked Ethereum? Some of…