Blockchain Now!

Reuter’s reports that Germany’s justice and finance ministries have proposed to launch a state-run register to boost the use of blockchain. We’ve seen these same efforts repeated with other governments across the …

Bitcoin (Smartmoney) Is Here To Stay

Cryptocurrencies are not a bubble, not a Ponzi scheme, and not a flash-in-the-pan, here-today-gone-tomorrow phenomenon.  Cryptocurrencies (think Bitcoin) are here to stay.  They are the next generation of money.  As fiat …

Not a Bubble, a Trend

When people see Bitcoin’s meteoric rise in price they fear they might be witnessing a bubble, wide enthusiasm followed by loud explosions, such as the dotcom bubble of 1999.  Remember …

I Seem To Be A Verb

“I seem to be a verb.” — R. Buckminster Fuller Reading “Bitcoin: Ringing the Bell For a New Asset Class” by Chris Burniske and Adam White, what comes to mind …

170915 Why Bitcoin?

“Why Bitcoin?” is one of the first questions that comes up when I mention Bitcoin.  It’s interesting to note that WordPress.com, the host of this blog, now includes space for …