Tag: military

May 21 2022

Why Service Members Should Buy Bitcoin

May 21 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  adoption army culture freedom military

Bitcoin serves as a defense for financial freedom for members in the military as they serve to defend others and provides economic opportunity.The views expressed in this article do not reflect the views of the U.S. Military, Department of Defense or U.S. Government.I’ve been around soldiers for nearly a decade. Bitcoin seems like a natural fit for the American service member,...

May 13 2022

Ukrainian Crypto donations fund ATVs and gas masks for military

May 13 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  atvs gas masks military news

The Ukrainian crypto donation platform Aid for Ukraine has utilized cryptocurrency and nonfungible token donations to fund its military with the purchase of All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs ) and gas masks. During the ongoing battle with Russia, Ukrainian officials have used monies from the government's crypto donation platform to purchase supplies for the country's military. Ukraine's […] The post...

Mar 04 2022

Understanding Bitcoin's Energy Consumption

In this episode of the "Bitcoin Bottom Line" podcast, the host and guest discuss how Bitcoin relates to farming, energy and more.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Mar 02 2022

The Invisible Cost Of War In The Age Of Quantitative Easing

Through increasingly unscrupulous monetary policy, U.S. government officials mask the costs of war from the American public. Bitcoin could fix this.On February 24, 2022, Vladimir Putin ordered the Russian military to initiate a full-scale invasion of Ukraine. The Russian people, outside of a few thousand brave and...

Jan 06 2022

Exploring The Thesis That Bitcoin Miners Can Replace Global Consensus

U.S. National Defense Fellow Jason Lowery argues that Bitcoin’s proof-of-work consensus model can replace our reliance on military might for digital property and money.An intriguing narrative on Bitcoin emerged this year around the physical security offered by its proof-of-work consensus method. This narrative evolved from Jason Lowery, a commissioned officer in the...

Dec 30 2021

What Military Budget Expansion Says About Our Broken Financial System

Instead, a Bitcoin standard would incentivize efficient capital allocation, economic cooperation and more free trade.The below is a direct excerpt of Marty's Bent Issue #1136: "The incentives are screwed: exhibit 21,212." Sign up for the newsletter here....

Aug 12 2021

Can Bitcoin Usher In An Era Of World Peace?

How Bitcoin's proof-of-work consensus mechanism is a peaceful alternative to the predominant consensus mechanism: warring militaries.The below article was originally published in Marty's Bent Issue #1053: "Mutually Assured Preservation."...

Jun 15 2021

Bitcoin Emits Less Than 2% Of The World’s Military-Industrial Complex Carbon Emissions

Published research shows Bitcoin mining produces a mere fraction of the carbon emissions coming from the world’s military-industrial complex.IntroductionFirstly, thank you kindly for clicking on my click-bait title — it’s trench warfare out here on the environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) front at the moment, and comparisons are being thrown around left, right and center....

Jan 13 2021

US Navy Commissions $1.5M Blockchain System for Tracking Critical Weaponry

Blockchain firm SIMBA Chain won a contract to build a system to anticipate demand for "critical" military weaponry parts.

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