[This Essay Won the 2021 Canadian International Writing Contest]

History teaches us humans haven’t worked in cohesion together, but for differing reasons. It may be our hyphenated evolutionary traits or the arbitrary social lines we draw, but at the end of the day, economic incentives, rather than the magnanimity we share aligns us together. Humans evolved around different sociological…


At the moment, I’m building out a couple of projects in decentralized finance I think will really push the needle in the field from a synthetic bond platform to a cyber insurance marketplace. …


Insurance serves a very simple purpose → Mitigate Risk. For Insurance to be profitable and also worthwhile for their users: Mitigate Risk = Risk Analysis + Client Assets. That’s the simple logic that makes insurance work in a profitable manner for the insurer.

But there’s more to modern-day cyber insurance…


When I say the phrase “Financial Engineering”, usually what comes to the mind of people is usually 2008. With CDOs, Credit Swaps and Debt bonds. All these different contracts are a product of the field of financial engineering.

Just like software engineering is about building different software applications. …


DISCLAIMER: I’m not an active investor and don’t have any formal education or training in economics or financial analysis. I’m a 14-year-old from Toronto, Canada who simply has a deep interest in the field.

The method in which the world has thought of value, wealth and money for much of…


The average adult makes approximately 35,000 decisions per day. But most adults don’t bother to question each of these 35,000 decisions and I’m very confident almost no one, adult or a kid, uses a mental model with making even a few of these decisions.

Another fact I can get is…


Recently I learned about a new mindset, done > perfect =! Incorrect, and I think that’s what made our society achieve the technological progress we’ve achieved at the moment. And batteries are the best example of this and will continue to be the best example of this.

This was the…


DISCLAIMER: This article is about version 1.0 of our product. We’re constantly iterating to improve our product.

Before I even start, watch this video if you’re here just for a quick understanding of what we built.

A quick one minute video about Salutem

If you’re reading this right now, you’ve…


Disclaimer: I’m not trying to give a political message or show any political bias. The reason I chose Donald Trump for my 3 D model is cause Donald Trump is the only well known and free 3 D model poly I could get my hands on.

We’ve seen a slow…


Virtual Reality is a groundbreaking technology and is by far one of the most mature emerging technologies out there. But there’s been no application of Virtual Reality into a problem that really solves a very important problem in the world.

It took me to storm when seeing companies like Nike…

Rishab Chakraborty

Blockchain, VR & AR, and Machine Learning developer | Fixing the edifice of finance

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