A few rapid fire highlights for last week:
Our portfolio company Saber crossed $1.5B in TVL and is now the #1 biggest DeFi project on Solana.
Over the weekend some of my artworks and NFT collection were featured in an art gallery in Hong Kong.
Last week I also announced a new generative art project called Playground for the Solana NFT ecosystem.
🗞️ Tech News Last Week
Amazon will be using Affirm for their buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) checkout option, in a move following Square's acquisition of AfterPay for $29B.
The SEC has hinted at banning the practice of "payment for order flow" (PFOF). This would have huge implications for companies like Robinhood which derive 80%+ of their revenue from PFOF.
The average time per user of TikTok is greater than YouTube for the first time in the US and the UK.
Apple and Google might not be able to maintain their tight grip over the underlying payment rails forever.
🤔 Deep Dive Posts
My partner at Race Capital, Edith Yeung, published this year's China Internet Report (sponsored by Race Capital) which is the definitive annual report on the China tech ecosystem.
Privacy is coming whether tech companies like it or not, but do we really know what privacy means?
Here are some screenshots of internal emails from Google during their consideration process for acquiring YouTube.
DAOs are hot and on the cutting edge of blurring the lines between communities, investments, and corporate structures.
🔥 Race Capital - Portfolio Jobs
Polysign: Senior BSA Analyst (New York, NY)
FTX: Full Stack Developer (Miami, FL)
SocialChat: Operations manager (San Francisco, CA)
GoodNotes: Back-End Team Lead (London, UK)
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