For the first time ever, we have a system that works on trustless trust.
Crypto is a new chapter in game theory where value is unlocked, payoffs are optimized, and a redistribution of wealth is created.
Bitcoin has weathered over a decade of attacks and emerged as a strong store of value.
At a minimum, it is a hedge against inflation and is empowering sovereignty and financial independence.
Crypto is not immune to market delusions, irrational behavior and bubbles. It remains a speculation at this stage but one with a compelling asymmetric risk-reward profile.
We're living longer but not necessarily healthier.
A disproportionate share of spend is happening in the "last mile" of life.
A shift from reactive to preventive, outcomes-based care is necessary.
Smartphones are medical devices.
The microbiome holds the keys to many unsolved medical mysteries.
Cannabis as a medicine. Treating depression, controlling seizures and stimulating the appetite of chemo patients are among the many potential medical applications.
Regulation is necessary. It brings transparency to an otherwise opaque and corrupt market.
When, not if. Two out of three Americans believe it should be legal (up from only 25% in the late 1990s; Gallup). A shift from the informal to the formal economy generates more taxes to invest in healthcare and education.