Welcome to “The Chopping Block!” – where crypto insiders Haseeb Qureshi, Robert Leshner, Tom Schmidt, and Tarun Chitra chop it up about the latest news. This week, they cover:

  • why Bitcoin maximalists are mad about Bitcoin NFTs
  • why Robert thinks Bitcoin is not a good blockchain on which to build things
  • why Canto, a layer 1 blockchain, surged in price and activity and why Haseeb is anti-Canto
  • how Ethereum will have multi-dimensional fee structures
  • what the role of applications in generalized blockchains should be and why they think they shouldn’t be enforced at the base layer
  • the accusations against the LayerZero team and their response
  • the battle to provide the bridging services to Uniswap





Bitcoin NFTs:


LayerZero controversy: