Why Bitcoin, Not Shitcoin

It’s really difficult to present all of these perspectives on bitcoin in a concise, sensible manner. Svetski does just that. Why #Bitcoin & not Shitcoin. The comprehensive guide, covering the economic, philosophic & moral case for why everything other than #Bitcoin is a shitcoin. Hint: Beyond Bitcoin, it’s ALL shitcoin. Read more…

Can Bitcoin Get Even Stronger?

From Bitcoinpasada: This article examines how #Bitcoin achieves censor resistance from a networking design perspective, and why there is no way to fundamentally improve on Satoshi’s network design choices. Back to basics: how Satoshi designed Bitcoin for censor resistance TL;DR: Crypto networks require a speed limit to ensure censor resistance, Read more…

Even Keynesian Economists Agree That El Salvador Did Right to Adopt Bitcoin

Frances Coppola is an economist with deep Keynesian studies. Here’s her unpopular opinion (in some circles): https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1402644492411355138.html My unpopular opinion (well, perhaps popular in some circles): the President of El Salvador’s decision to adopt BTC as an alternative to the USD for transactions in his country is actually quite sensible. 1/  Read more…

Is El Salvador the First Country to Adopt the Bitcoin Standard?

The news are really wild. We’re not there yet, but it really seems like it’s happening. For a thorough explanation you can watch this video by Trader University Read “El Salvador, Dollarisation, and Bitcoin - What to Expect From Here” https://hodlingonward.medium.com/el-salvador-dollarisation-and-bitcoin-what-to-expect-from-here-7a3a0d5460ad Laser Eyes Are Spreading Across Central and South America https://www.btctimes.com/news/laser-eyes-across-central-south-america Listen to Read more…

In June 27th 2015 a lot of Greeks had this moment of “OMG I don’t actually control my own money.”

Twitter thread by Nakadai_mon https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1401649473781125126.html Revolutions provides an upgrade in how humans could network and coordinate around the world. Bitcoin is the first step in a new way of networking, how we can instantly cordinate with anyone in the world without being stopped. #bitcoin The Internet disrupted information monopolies. #Bitcoin disrupts financial Read more…