Something Interesting is an opinionated, skeptical, independent, ad-free, essay driven newsletter focused primarily (but not exclusively) on the Bitcoin and crypto space. Incisive explanations, cutting observations, occasional levity. Upgrade your inbox:
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Who reads it?
The Something Interesting community is a group of deep thinkers from across tech and finance who are interested in the cryptocurrency revolution but have neither the time nor the interest in sifting through the shills, scams and snake oil whitepapers to figure out the real truth. Our goal is to process the mountain of information that crypto generates every day and bring back a handful of diamonds, along with the context you need to understand why they are interesting or important.
Who writes it?
My name is Tyler Odean, but I usually write under the pseudonym knifefight. I was a product manager for around 15 years before retiring, working at Google, Reddit, Pinterest and finally Blockstream. I’ve been writing Something Interesting since 2020. You can learn more about me from my disclosures or on Twitter (@Knifefight).