Do You Mine, Or Sell Tools To The Miners?

Chris Kalaboukis
3 min readMay 8, 2022

I read today that several Twitch influencers are feeling burned out because “if they ain’t gaming, they ain’t making” (money, that is.) It’s gotten to the extent that some of them turn to advise other influencers and build tools for others. Where have I read this before? It’s old as time.

During the gold rush in 1849, hundreds of thousands of people rushed to California, hoping to strike it…