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Don't make it so hard: cryptocurrencies are a new asset class

20 Jun 2022 14 minute read 16 comments SirGerardThe1st

Image by jacqueline macou from Pixabay Imagine that you have to explain the Hadron Collider at CERN and the Higgs boson to physicists who analyze matter with the atomic theory of Democritus. Imagine that you have to explain the lighting of skyscraper...

Stellar for Central Banks? or The Future of Money

22 Feb 2022 1 minute read 2 comments Sir Loin

Managing IFM Director Kristalina Georgieva recently gave a speech at the Atlantic Council in Washington on the future of money, cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). She stated that cryptocurrencies and stablecoins are not in...

Fuck this Shitcoin (and Statism); I'm out!

19 Feb 2022 1 minute read 6 comments Great White Snark

This morning, I received an email informing me that on the 28th of February 2022, Publish0x will officially be dropping support for tipping in shitty ERC20s (Ampleforth and Harvest Finance) in preference for ... yet another shitcoin, called Statera (...

Gold Tops $1,900

17 Feb 2022 2 minute read 3 comments SweptOverNiagara

The Russia, Russia, Russia rhetoric amplified again this morning, sending investors back into gold which topped at $1,901 just after noon today. There are reports of minor clashes between Ukrainian forces and Russian backed rebels.  U.S. Secretary of...

Coin Toss: Hyper-Inflation Or Hyper-Deflation

9 Feb 2022 2 minute read 3 comments SweptOverNiagara

Most people don't understand what hyper-inflation or deflation is. Even experts have confused themselves trying to describe it. Some believe that rising costs of food, gas, shelter, etc., is inflation and in a way it is but it has to do with currency...

Bitcoin, blockchain and crypto - I: the relevance and importance

9 Feb 2022 9 minute read 1 comment Regular Jeff

All of your friends and family have heard about it, some of them even own it, yet very few people seem to really understand how it works on a fundamental level. I’m talking about cryptocurrencies. This is my attempt at explaining the phenomenon to ou...

Conspirator at Large - Debunking the Bank of Russia

25 Jan 2022 4 minute read 8 comments hifi.bitcoin

💰Do you want a chance to win $25 in Bitcoin, paid straight into your wallet? Entry is easy so don’t miss your chance to win!💰 Full Rules Here Governments are at it again, with Russia becoming the latest country to scare markets with talk of total ba...

Which Banks Are Accepting Bitcoin and Other Cryptos?

23 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments 0xbeetee

There is a common acronym thrown around in the cryptocurrency community called FUD, which stands for Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt. It’s become somewhat of an umbrella term for anything that’s negative, untrue, or skeptical about cryptocurrency in gen...

In-Depth Analysis of MetaMui (MMUI)

31 Dec 2021 4 minute read 1 comment 416Bitcoin

  Introduction – What is MetaMUI? The team identifies the MetaMUI blockchain as a fourth generation blockchain. MetaMUI is a blockchain designed primarily for Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs).This CBDC blockchain design aims to program dynami...

Bank of England Loves/Hates Bitcoin

18 Oct 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Tomadachi

Have you ever been in one of those love-hate type relationships? If you believe the UK mainstream press, the Bank of England (BoE) is currently locked in just such a scenario with Bitcoin.  Different elements of the press have spun the news of potent...