Tag: culture

Jul 23 2021

What Do Bitcoin, Antifragility And Fantasy Football Have In Common?

Fantasy football players and Bitcoiners use the same strategic thinking principles when building for an uncertain future. “Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a Lebanese-American...

The Hero’s Journey: Authentic Digital Ids For Bitcoin

Personalized authentic engagement design integrated into Bitcoin paradoxically transforms aspirations into unintended outcomes.The Hero’s Journey: Creating Authentic Digital IDs And Personalized Engagement For Bitcoin Decentralized/Distributed Systems...

Bitcoin Ownership In The U.S. Has Tripled Since 2018, A Gallup Survey Found

A Gallup survey found that the number of American investors holding bitcoin has tripled in three years, while skepticism has declined.Three times more Americans are holding bitcoin than three years ago, a recent Gallup survey found. But while 75% of those surveyed called bitcoin "very risky" in 2018, that number has...

Dogecoin, Musk, and $60 million NFT froth: Why Ruffer sold $1bn in Bitcoin

Jul 23 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btc culture nft nfts

Ruffer Investment Company Limited invested roughly $600 million in Bitcoin (BTC) in November 2020 but sold its exposure...

The Apollo 11 Moon landing is getting recreated in the Decentraland metaverse

Jul 23 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  culture manausd nfts

In celebration of the 52nd Anniversary of the Apollo 11’s historic lunar landing, Banquet, Dapp Craft Studios, The Aldrin Family Foundation, and frequent NASA collaborator, Nick Graham, have joined forces to release Apollo 11-52 inside Decentraland, the decentralized 3D virtual reality platform...

Jul 22 2021

Four Tips For Running A Profitable Lightning Network Node

Running a Lightning Node has nuances but can be profitable and effective if done right.10 weeks ago, I joined the Lightning Network barely knowing how to open a channel. Last week I became a profitable Lightning Network routing node. Here's some tips on the ultimate strategy game for LN node operators from one...

Can Bitcoin Be Palestine’s Currency Of Freedom?

Bitcoin gives Palestinians a powerful avenue for peaceful protest, and the opportunity to find sovereignty among oppressive economic policies.One day last week I spoke to a Bitcoin user inside the Gaza Strip.He asked to remain anonymous and go by the name Uqab — the Arabic word for “eagle” — as he took a large personal risk to talk to me.We...

Jul 21 2021

Why Bitcoin Bears Should Beware: A List Of Historical Fails

Jul 21 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bears culture history

There are many who have opposed innovation that were proven monumentally wrong in their predictions.There will always be people who criticize creators of breakthrough technologies. And their criticisms may affect no one or millions depending on their reach. However, the loudest are often leaders in their fields and influential because of their work. These innovation antagonists oppose any who attempt what...

Jul 20 2021

Bitcoin For Georgia: How To Use Bitcoin As A Nation!

Georgia is just one of many developing countries which would benefit from the adoption of Bitcoin.“The effects from major countries' policies will hit emerging countries economically and financially.” -Jack Mallers (CEO Strike)"Bitcoin is perfect money for the internet. It is instant, it is safe, it is free. Bitcoin is the internet of money. At its core,...

Making Dogecoin your personality? AXE’s ‘Dogecan’ bodyspray is here

Jul 20 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption culture dogecoin dogeusd

July 20, 2021, is a day all Dogecoin fans need to be aware of. From today, global perfume maker Axe is giving away limited edition Axe Dogecan. The package comes in a neat presentation box, but most of all, lucky recipients get that "48 hour crypto scent" that we all need in our life. The question on everyone's mind is, what does...

Interview: Why Altcoins Are Not A Threat To Bitcoin With Udi Wertheimer

Infamous Bitcoin Twitter personality Udi Wertheimer discussed why Bitcoiners should not be worried about altcoins.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Jul 19 2021

Charted Territory: The True Value Of One Bitcoin

Inflation may obscure the value of bitcoin, but let it not mislead you.Last Week In Bitcoin is a series discussing the events of the previous week that occurred in the Bitcoin industry, covering all the important news and analysis.SummaryWhile bitcoin seems to be aiming for a dip below $30,000 soon, the last week has remained relatively quiet in the market....

Bitcoin, Carbon Credits And Regenerative Farming

How can Bitcoiners accelerate a transition into regenerative farming and cattle management?An article discussing a speculative attack on the carbon credit system to sustainably rebuild the U.S. food supply chain and redenominate fiat into bitcoin, cattle and topsoil.There is a lot of interest and discussion among the Bitcoin community surrounding our food supply chain, its fragility and solutions...

Jul 17 2021

Stop Trying To Understand Bitcoin

Jul 17 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture ideas newcomers

We often utilize complicated systems without understanding them, and this should be no different for Bitcoin.One of the most common objections I still hear to holding any bitcoin is, “I just don’t understand what it is or how it works.” You, reading this right now, might even feel this way. You’re likely reading this article on the screen of a phone or...

Jul 16 2021

The Coming Rise And Fall Of Central Bank Digital Currencies

Digital currencies are quickly gaining traction in the world; but Bitcoin is poised to maintain superior incentives.Bitcoin’s popularity has unleashed a race for digital money dominance, which is likely to intensify with the emergence of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs). In a 2021 survey of central banks, 86% of respondents indicated they are...

Hacking group Anonymous launches Anon Inu crypto token “to fight Musk and China”

Jul 16 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  anon culture defi dogecoin tokens

The decentralized hacker collective known as Anonymous is set to launch a crypto token called Anon Inu on the Binance Smart Chain (BSC). In a YouTube video announcing the token, Anonymous claims Anon Inu is central to fighting Elon Musk and China. But how it does that is unclear at this time. "We believe that crypto is just getting started. So we have...

Jul 15 2021

Bitcoin Is Absurd, Part II: Struggles For Satoshi

Jul 15 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  china communism culture ideas mining

The recent Chinese crackdown on bitcoin mining is confusing, but not incongruent with their ideology.Right now Bitcoin is experiencing a gigantic drop in hashrate due to the Chinese Communist Party (...

Interview: Bitcoin Beach And The El Salvador Bitcoin Law

Leaders from Bitcoin Beach, the community in El Salvador, discussed their work and the recent legal tender law.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Work As Hard As You Possibly Can On Bitcoin

Jul 15 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture ideas proof of work

Every single Bitcoiner benefits from contributing to the growth, prosperity and strength of the network.Rule VII: Work As Hard As You Possibly Can On Bitcoin And See What HappensA reimagination of “Beyond Order” by Jordan Peterson through the lens of Bitcoin.Part 1...

How Bitcoin Will Impact El Salvador’s Geopolitics

Jul 15 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture economy el salvador history

A survey of the history, economy, geography and demographics of El Salvador demonstrate that the adoption of Bitcoin will be a major success.Bitcoin will be a success in El Salvador, boosting remittances, industry and gains from remuneration. Per capita GDP is likely to double over the next decade as remittances, the energy sector and tourism all grow.El Salvador made waves in...

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