Ingrid’s Space

I write code, and maybe sometimes blog posts.

  • Why Decentralised Applications Don’t Work

    TL;DR: Misaligned profit motives. This has been on my mind for a while, and with a couple of things lately stoking my ire (the NFT resurgence, and Signal integrating MobileCoin), I’ve finally pushed myself to put it into words. Before I get started, I want to make one thing clear: although I’m starting from a perspective of cryptocurrency and use some associated language, this post is not about cryptocurrency. The scope is much larger, crypto just provides a nice stepping off point since it’s a poignant and timely example.

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  • It lives!

    I guess I have this site now? I should probably write something for it.