At this point it's probably time to start thinking about a whole Bitcoin different. The combination of the price and the decimal places make understanding Bitcoin conversation too confusing. Have you ever tried to figure out how much something costs when it's advertised like 0.0003234 BTC?!?!? Here is a little trick, that might soon become … Continue reading BREAKING: Bitcoin Bit falls 1.3 US Cents!
Recently I started to help "on-ramp" friends and family into the world of crypto. It's not something I've done much of the past 5 years and now that I am I noticed something interesting. It's hard to put into words; so let's start with this tweet: https://twitter.com/naval/status/943904331656445952 Obviously, with 1 trillion in assets; crypto … Continue reading Crypto Game On!
I mentioned some of the reasons why I don't believe that Bitcoin Cash (bcash) is not a sound project in my review of the Coinbase coins. However, I want to expand on one topic in particular. Bitcoin Cash is touted a "Medium of Exchange" (MoE) and why that makes Bitcoin Cash worthless. Starting off, let's … Continue reading Why Not Bitcoin Cash (bcash)
One of the most common questions I'm asked is: why Bitcoin when the price is already so high? The answer is best found by asking the questions: Did you feel the pain during the 2008 crash and bailout? Are you concerned about history repeating itself? Are you looking for an alternative way to store your … Continue reading Why Bitcoin
TL;DR If you want to pay me for good and services I'll accept Bitcoin $BTC and Ethereum $ETH Introduction I intended to create a matrix of the pros/cons/features of the cryptoassets on Coinbase but ended up with much much more. However; this is FAR from complete breakdown of each cryptoasset. Maybe I'll do a … Continue reading Coinbase Coin Breakdown
Can a blockchain be hacked? How do I know my bitcoin are safe? What about hackers!!!!?!?!?!? The most common questions about bitcoin fall away when you understand how a blockchain works; unfortunately, explaining how a blockchain works is not that simple. Have no fear! In this talk, we take a fun and non-technical approach to … Continue reading Talk: Cryptocurrency 101 – Games & Memes Edition
I’ve recently spent a great deal of time explaining blockchains both technical and non-technical friends, family, co-workers, and customers. In the many times that I’ve failed to explain the inner workings of a blockchain; I’ve found language and examples that seem to clear up what a blockchain is. For each person it has been a … Continue reading Speaking about blockchain