Tom Carreras

Tom Carreras
Costa Rica

Tom Carreras

Journalist
Costa Rica
Tom bought his first satoshis in early 2020 and is very much enjoying the ride. He’s published some novels, holds a degree in books from McGill, and is now on a mission to help everyday people get to grips with crypto.
  • No, Wrapped Ethereum Isn’t In Trouble. Here’s Why

    Analysis

    Over the weekend, fears circulated in the crypto community stemming from claims that Wrapped Ethereum tokens could be at risk of losing their 1:1 value against ETH. However, the claims...

  • Worldwide Webb Review: Not a Perfect Metaverse, but Better Than Meta’s

    Product Reviews

    Worldwide Webb leans heavily into crypto lore and integrations to offer Web3 enthusiasts a metaverse experience that feels pleasant and familiar, if at times boring. Ready Player One Worldwide Webb...

  • FTX Contagion is Spreading. Here’s How to Keep Your Crypto Safe

    Education

    Crypto investors have been reiterating the importance of storing coins in self-custodial wallets since the collapse of FTX. But self-custody can be intimidating, which is why we’ve put together a...

  • MetaMask Could Soon Launch Its Token Airdrop. Here’s How to Prepare

    Analysis

    Crypto Briefing looks at the various steps MetaMask users can take to boost their chances of qualifying for the wallet’s long-rumored token airdrop.  MetaMask Token Incoming?  MetaMask is the most...

  • Why Was Cosmos Hub’s ATOM 2.0 Proposal Rejected?

    Analysis

    The ATOM 2.0 proposal has rejected by the Cosmos Hub community in a hotly contested vote; the proposal failed despite gaining support from the majority of voters. ATOM 2.0 Fails...

  • Edward Snowden, Elon Musk Optimistic About Bitcoin Despite FTX Collapse

    News

    Edward Snowden and Elon Musk believe Bitcoin will be fine despite FTX imploding last week, with Snowden even stating he was considering increasing his exposure. “BTC Will Make It” Some...

  • FTX and TRON Have Launched a Highly Suspicious Withdrawal Scheme

    Analysis

    Some FTX users can now withdraw their funds from the exchange, but only by surrendering 80% of the value of their portfolio to arbitrageurs. A Deal With the Devil FTX...

  • Tether Freezes Over $46M of FTX’s USDT

    News

    Centralized stablecoin issuer Tether has frozen funds belonging to FTX. Funds Locked According to data from Whale Alert, at least 46,360,701 USDT of FTX’s funds was frozen today at 14:11...