Tag: caitlin long

Sep 17 2021

Lessons From The “This Machine Greens” Bitcoin Documentary, Pt 1: Net Positive

What does the “This Machine Greens” title suggest? It’s a documentary about Bitcoin mining. The thesis is that the process is “a net positive for the environment.” The aim was to “dispels many of the misconceptions about Bitcoin mining.” Can the team behind...

Aug 30 2021

Will Avanti, A Digital Asset Bank, Become a Federal Reserve Member Bank?

Avanti already has a special purpose bank charter in Wyoming, but they want more. The organization is applying to become a Federal Reserve member bank. If granted, Avanti will be subject to the “very same regulatory capital, compliance and supervisory examination standards that apply to traditional banks.” That goes in line with how they define...

Jul 13 2021

Jul 12 2021

That JPMorgan Report On El Salvador Doesn’t Even Mention The Lightning Network

How embarrassing! As more details about JPMorgan ’s “The Bitcoinization of El Salvador” report come to light, the reality of the situation settles. Traditional organizations don’t have a clue that the Lightning Network exists and is up and running. More so, Bitcoin is legal tender in El Salvador because and only because El Zonte is a living and breathing example of the Lightning...

Jun 11 2021

Controversial And Confrontational Talks From The Bitcoin 2021 Conference

This is our final dispatch from the Bitcoin 2021 Conference. We dissected talks from politicians,...

May 21 2021

Cryptocurrency Is “Here To Stay”

May 21, 2021 / Unchained Daily / Laura Shin Welcome to Unchained Daily ICYMI,...

May 17 2021

Elon Hints at a BTC Firesale

May 17, 2021 / Unchained Daily / Laura Shin Welcome to Unchained Daily The...

Dec 20 2020

Why Bitcoin and Rehypothecation Don’t Mix

Dec 20 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  caitlin long people podcasts the breakdown

A reading of Jeffrey Snider’s latest essay and Caitlin Long’s companion tweet thread.

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