4th Week of August, 2021

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Topics Covered:

0:00 Intro

1:50 MARKETS
2:01 BTC Price
3:00 ETH Price
3:48 ETH/BTC Ratio
4:35 DeFi Action
9:12 EIP-1559
https://ultrasound.money/
Dominance: https://twitter.com/kyoronut/status/1429585246849167361?s=20
13:17 OpenSea Volume
https://dune.xyz/PierreYves_Gendron/opensea—metrics
70% of Ebay: https://twitter.com/econoar/status/1430323506609197059?s=21
Top 1000 Sites: https://twitter.com/takenstheorem/status/1430372663223103488
20:00 TornadoCash


23:29 ETH in Lido

26:00 RELEASES
27:30 Euler Lending & Paradigm


29:12 Lyra on Optimism


29:56 MEV Breakthrough


34:20 Hop Protocol


36:16 Layer Zero Podcast


39:00 tl;dr Show

39:45 Raises
Fractional: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/115122/fractional-nft-platform-raises-7-9-million-in-seed-funding
Immutable: https://twitter.com/Immutable/status/1430611200736337920?s=20
3LAU: https://www.coindesk.com/3lau-raises-16m-to-tokenize-music-royalties-for-artists-and-fans
46:55 Jobs
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47:48 NEWS
47:58 Visa Buys a Punk


49:57 Budweiser Beer.eth


51:24 Donating to ETH Client Teams


53:26 Aave Mobile App


54:13 StarkEx $10B in Trading


dYdX Success: https://twitter.com/AntonioMJuliano/status/1429933246704324646
55:39 CryptoPunks
90 Punks: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/115356/90-cryptopunks-get-snapped-up-in-one-hour-following-visas-150000-purchase
Dune Analytics: https://dune.xyz/eliasimos/cryptopunks-
57:19 Youtube Bullish on NFTs


58:45 Facebook Bullish NFTs
https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/115631/david-marcus-facebook-and-novi-are-definitely-looking-to-integrate-nfts
1:01:47 Microstrategy Buying
https://www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/115519/microstrategy-buys-even-more-bitcoin-again
1:04:44 Coinbase
Investing in Crypto: https://twitter.com/brian_armstrong/status/1428489591665856512?s=20
Coinbase, Circle, Cash: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-08-23/coinbase-circle-to-move-all-usdc-reserves-into-cash-treasuries
Esports Team: https://twitter.com/BIGCLANgg/status/1430560657670348808

1:10:30 TAKES
1:11:30 Networks into Economies


1:15:31 New Types of Alpha


1:18:42 Can’t Fork NFTs


1:20:32 DC Ethereum Dominance


1:21:30 Early vs. Late


1:25:09 OnlyFans & Politics
https://www.coindesk.com/onlyfans-shows-how-the-banking-system-is-politicized

1:30:06 What David’s Excited About


1:31:56 What Ryan’s Excited About

1:35:56 Bankless Nation Member of the Week

1:36:47 MEME of the Week

1:38:11 Closing & Disclaimers

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