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Taisuke Mino

👋 Hi, I’m Tai! I’m working to fix the brokenness in the financial industry. As a start, we built Goyemon. With Goyemon, you can earn passive income with capital-safe crypto investing. Follow me on Twitter and Medium.

Believe You Can Change

June 22, 2020

Our society pressures us to fit into types. You are athletic or artistic. You are an introvert or extrovert. You are emotional or logical…

How to Be a Hero

June 22, 2020

During the Holocaust, Sir Nicholas Winton arranged for trains to take children out of Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia and for foster families…

Decimal, Binary and Hexadecimal Basics for Programmers

April 22, 2020

Introduction “There are 10 kinds of people in the world — those who understand binary and those who don’t.” Anonymous You will know what…

The Account Nonce in Ethereum Explained

January 31, 2020

I know it’s confusing but there are two types of a nonce in Ethereum: the proof of work nonce that miners try to find to solve a hash puzzle…

The Easiest Way to Use Svg Files in React Native

January 5, 2020

I found that the easiest way to use svg files in React Native is to paste your svg file here, convert it into a React component, and then…

How “Smart” People Think

January 3, 2020

It has been puzzling me why an elite, b-school type of people don’t seem to think in a certain manner that aligns with good thinking. This…

Ethereum Gas Explained

January 3, 2020

Gas is a commodity like oil. Your car needs oil to run it. By the same token, the Ethereum Virtual Machine(EVM) needs gas to run it. Gas is…

How to Have an Interesting Conversation

January 2, 2020

Have you ever eavesdropped on random people at a cafe, on a subway, or at your office? If you have, let’s be honest, for the most part, you…

The Biological Revolution Is Going to Manipulate the Process of Evolution Itself

January 2, 2020

I’m fascinated and shocked by what’s happening in the field of computational biology. Biologists used to think that only 2% of the gene…

Five Useful Commands Line Tools

January 2, 2020

Here are some useful command-line tools that I use frequently to increase my productivity. tldr tldr is a more concise version of a man page…

The Documentary That Changed My Life

January 2, 2020

Half a decade ago I watched a documentary that changed the way I see the world. Inside Job is undoubtedly one of the best films I’ve ever…

Creativity and Abundance on a Blockchain

January 2, 2020

One of the important elements of blockchain technology that is not talked about enough is its permissionless nature. Underlying permission…

The Safest Way to Earn Interests With Dai

December 5, 2019

The DSR in a Nutshell Multi-Collateral Dai(MCD) went live on November 18th. Now you can use both Eth and Bat as collateral. The Maker…

Build a Decentralized Lending App With Compound

December 1, 2019

Introduction I remember the excitement I felt when I first heard the idea of AirBnB. People share unused space to travelers who need to have…

Build an ETH <=> ERC20 Tokens Exchange App With Uniswap

October 11, 2019

Introduction Blockchain technology introduced a public ledger that everybody can use and nobody owns for the first time in the history of…

Anonymity Doesn’t Align With National Interests or Corporate Profits

July 15, 2019

Panopticon by [jodieinblack](https://www.flickr.com/photos/jodieinblack/) Glenn Greenwald, the writer in the Guardian who worked closely…

Going Through the CDP Life Cycle of Multi-Collateral DAI

June 24, 2019

Introduction MakerDAO released SAI as the Alpha version in December 2016, and DAI was released as a beta version in December 2017. DAI is…

Eating for the Planet Earth and All the Species

June 16, 2019

Introduction Melanie Joy, the former professor of psychology and sociology at the University of Massachusetts Boston, runs an interesting…

Why Is DAI Stable?

June 5, 2019

source: [https://makerdao.com/en/dai](https://makerdao.com/en/dai) source: https://makerdao.com/en/dai Why Stable Coins Matter Last year, a…

Digital Signatures in a Blockchain

December 20, 2018

Cryptography and Symmetric Encryption Cryptography is a core part of blockchain technology. You won’t understand how it works if you skip…

Non-Programmer’s Guide to Issue ERC20 Tokens

November 27, 2018

In this post, I want to convince you that it’s incredibly easy to issue your own tokens on Ethereum. To this end, I will write a simple…

A Programmer’s Mindset For Beginners

September 14, 2018

This is a list of things that I try to keep in my mind when I program. It Is Always Your Fault Computers do exactly what we tell them to do…

ICO White Papers Are Unnecessarily Long

September 12, 2018

ICO white papers are unnecessarily long. Bitcoin white paper was only 9 pages. Telegram/TON’s white paper is 132 page. I’d say our natural…

How To Prevent Rich People From Gaming The DAICO System

September 5, 2018

The DAICO Model I have been thinking about the healthier practices of ICOs for a while, and this January I was intrigued by DAICO model that…

What is DAICO?

June 14, 2018

Since the first ICO of Ethereum on Sep 2, 2014, ICOs have been killing it as a new, democratic and open way to raise funds. For example…