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BitcoinGordon

Welcome! This is my blog for all things crypto, from my day trading and tutorials to general crypto news.


Why Miami Is Great, And Terrible, For Crypto (but, wait, it's not really bad)

5 Jun 2021 6 minute read 5 comments BitcoinGordon

It is often said by people who are die hard maxi's in the crypto space, that "I'm here for the crypto, not for the politics" or "leave your politics out of my crypto" or "politics... blah blah blah... Bitcoin fixes this". Especially the last one. I h...

HEX and Richard Heart: Why Don't The "Experts" Ever Ask The Right Questions?

3 Jun 2021 10 minute read 4 comments BitcoinGordon

Mark my words: no new t... wait, this isn't that thing. It's the other thing that crypto people care about... is "X" project a scam? For some reason, call it psychological, there is no greater marketing incentive for people to put unbelievably irrati...

NFT And Me: The World's BEST Explainer Video Ever, And... Just Let Your Garden Grow

2 Jun 2021 8 minute read 12 comments BitcoinGordon

https://twitter.com/alvinfoo/status/1399937299572346880?s=20  This is where I saw it from. I am not on TikTok, though I'm told "I HAVE to get a tiktok". If someone wants to post a direct link to their video, please do so in comments. I will die on th...

Doge: Where We Are, And Do Technicals Matter At All To Fanatical Fans?

2 Jun 2021 13 minute read 4 comments BitcoinGordon

Eeeeeeeverybody loves Raymond... and Doge coin. But, one of these two was a multi-year consistently winning program with a great writer (who now also has a wonderful travel/food show or... you will hate it... not likely in between). The other is a p...

Bitcoin Is Encrypted: Let Me Explain How

1 Jun 2021 35 minute read 8 comments BitcoinGordon

An interesting thing happened on the way to the forum. Actually, an interesting thing happened today on Crypto Twitter. I made the terrible mistake of defending someone's elevator pitch, beginner-level explainer video on "what is Bitcoin". I took the...

A Rational Rebuttal To An Article That States "Bitcoin and Ethereum Are Dead"

31 May 2021 22 minute read 16 comments BitcoinGordon

https://medium.com/surviving-tomorrow/bitcoin-and-ethereum-are-dead-and-their-honest-investors-know-it-a36ee97df89d https://medium.com/surviving-tomorrow/bitcoin-is-a-giant-ponzi-scheme-ae4263008220   I'm going to be extremely fair, and not get nasty...

Thank You To Bad Economists: A Bright Spot On My Day

28 May 2021 6 minute read 12 comments BitcoinGordon

A special thanks to "@HaileyLennonBTC" for making the cryptocurrency world a better place by sharing this tweet. Assistant Director, International Monetary Institute, Renmin University of China, when asked what happens if Bitcoin becomes widely used...

A Few More Thoughts About That Mining Council Thing

27 May 2021 6 minute read 3 comments BitcoinGordon

I've noticed from comments on my post and another day in the world of CT (Crypto Twitter), the crypto world is still a bit concerned about that N. American Miner's Council worked up by Saylor's meeting with Elon Musk. I think the response to Saylor's...

NFT's - Don't Worry, I Get It. But, From The Napster Gen To NFT's... Do YOU Get It?

27 May 2021 11 minute read 2 comments BitcoinGordon

After making the decision to write this, knowing the cryptosphere fairly well, I immediately heard the flood of insults or "dewd, you just don't get it" comments. So, as I make a few points from perhaps a place of conservative wisdom, be aware that I...

An Atomic-Level Thought-Piece About Tech Energy Use... and a little about Bill Gates

26 May 2021 11 minute read 2 comments BitcoinGordon

This is gonna be a fun one! Sometimes we become so reliant upon the tools that we use, we fail to remember, or realize the fundamental science that brought them to us. In doing so, we are missing out on being truly mind-blown about some of the techno...