Tag: philosophy

Jan 08 2021

Bitcoin And The Printing Press

Jan 08 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  philosophy

How Information-Freeing Innovation Shapes Society...

Dec 11 2020

In A Socially-Distant World, Bitcoin Is Common Ground

Bitcoiners have a unique ability to immediately hit it off with other Bitcoiners. This may not sound extraordinary on the surface, but this powerful interpersonal quality of instant connection is a vastly underrated feature of the Bitcoin network. Especially in an increasingly polarized and socially- distanced world. Outside of Bitcoin, the only thing humans seem to agree on lately is that we are deeply...

Dec 07 2020

The Dimensions Of Bitcoin

Dec 07 2020 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  dimensions guest post philosophy

Pete Campbell: “I have to bring this up to you. Only because I believe … it would be damaging to Sterling Cooper. It has come to my attention, completely by accident, that Donald Draper, is not who he says he is. His real name is Dick Whitman, but Dick Whitman died [in the Korean War] ten years ago. It stands to reason that...

Nov 24 2020

Cypherpunk, Crypto Anarchy and How Bitcoin Lost the Narrative

Nov 24 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  amir taaki bitcoin cypherpunk history philosophy

The crypto industry tends to give "cypherpunk" vibes a great deal of lip service without much attention to their real values.

Nov 10 2020

When Bitcoin Melts The System, Prosperity Steps In

“Overcome by the giddiness that flying lent him, Icarus soared into the sky, but in the process, he came too close to the sun, which due to the heat melted the wax.”— The Legend Of Icarus...

Nov 09 2020

Why Bitcoin Needs Philosophy

Nov 09 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin opinion people philosophy

When should I CoinJoin? What is a Bitcoin transaction? Are forked cryptos new assets? These seemingly quotidian crypto questions are deeper than you think.

Oct 13 2020

Lies, Deception And Unnatural Money

“It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning”– Henry Ford The continued functioning of the financial system you have lived under for your entire life is dependent on the average person not understanding exactly how it works, and there...

Oct 05 2020

The Great Plague Of Shitcoinery

And the inescapable ravage of modern seigniorage…...

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