A Ledger Distributor Horror Story

...and some other stuff

The Ledger Story: How Not to Treat Your Distributors

I just published a piece in which I describe the relationship between Bitfalls.com and Ledger, the manufacturer of a line of popular cryptocurrency hardware wallets. Long story short, it wasn’t exactly dreamy and the manufacturer ends up competing with their own resellers. Read the full post here: A Ledger Story: How Not to Treat Your Distributors.

Valhello.app

In other news, Valhello (the Layer2 app I described earlier) now has a dedicated website at Valhello.app. This website will document our findings as we develop this game, explaining bits and pieces in research posts, tutorials, and implementation examples. Keep an eye on it to stay in touch, subscribe to the RSS feed, or just follow me on Twitter.

Other cool links

Here’s some more external reading material you might enjoy.

  • eWASM is the new virtual machine powering Ethereum 2.0. But to really understand it, take some time to learn about WASM first and find out why it’s the proper approach to finally rid us of the horror that is JavaScript.

  • Zombie Battleground is now in open alpha, which means anyone can join and participate in some trading-card-game PvP zombie card combat! Join our hordes!


Until next time, #buidl on! (and don’t forget to share this newsletter with people if you enjoyed it)