This post will revisit my halvening post of July 2016 and will begin with a brief overview of what I wrote and predicted four years ago and will compare with today’s 2020 hindsight, before using what we can glean from the last four years in trying to predict the future and the next four years […]Read more "The Bitcoin Halving Revisited: 2020, Stock To Flow Modelling, And Price Predictions"
Following on from my last post and the conclusion of my Bitcoin Kills Banking Trilogy, this post will conclude my Gold And The Blockchain Trilogy with an extensive discussion on the only thing in my opinion that can substantially alter the direction and speed of Bitcoin Killing Banking, and that one thing being Gold… This […]Read more "Gold And The Blockchain Redux: Trump, Q, The Gold Standard And Ending The Fed"
This post will conclude the trilogy of my Bitcoin Kills Banking posts and will again visit the discussion of the present in the dying throes of the fiat banking system that has ruled this last five centuries since the Reformation and the rise of its nascent rival and eventual nemesis in Bitcoin, and will concentrate […]Read more "Bitcoin Kills Banking Redux: Exchanges, DEXes, Cash Apps, Derivatives (Futures and ETF’s), Banking Protocols, Stablecoins"
This post is the anniversary of the Segwit Activation post I published in August 2017 and will provide a recap of the events leading up to SegWit before discussing the year since and the developments we are starting to see as adoption creeps above 50%, including the highly anticipated Lightning Network for transactions and micro-payments… […]Read more "Bitcoin, Litecoin, Lightning Network And Cross Atomic Swaps – Two Become One"
This post is an excerpt of a far longer post that I am posting separately because of the length of the original post… For those who wish to understand inflation in the context of the past and present should read the original post in its entirety, The Economics Of Money, Credit, Capital And Labour – […]Read more "Deflation And The Digital Dark Age – Labourism NOT Capitalism (The Rise Of Bitcoin, The Fall Of The Machines)"
Tools are a gift from God; machines the Devil. ~ Nicolás Gómez Dávila This post will mirror some of my previous posts and will again compare two credit and accountancy ledger systems, the current and five centuries old fractional reserve banking and double-entry bookkeeping ledger system against the distributed and deflationary credit system and ledger network […]Read more "The Economics Of Money, Credit, Capital And Labour: The Rise Of Bitcoin, The Fall Of The Machines"
This post will revisit my original Gold And The Blockchain post of November 2015 beginning with a detailed history of the last seven millennia of history of both money AND credit, before discussing the original concept of a digital and decentralized gold standard on steroids, and I will then provide updates and comment on the […]Read more "Gold And The Blockchain Revisited – Building Bitcoin’s Gold Standard From The Bottom Up"
This post will take a deep dive into the background and value proposition of Ethereum, how it differs from Bitcoin’s value proposition and where I believe that Ethereum is developing innovative and future mainstream applications… I will discuss the debacle of the DAO and the current ICO mania, and how the radical experimentation we are currently […]Read more "Ethereum – The DAO, ICO’s And Redefining Law"
This post will recap the events of the last six months as regards Bitcoin’s latest and most fractious scaling debate and how the exertion of leverage within Bitcoin’s community means that the balance has irrevocably changed, and significant shift in power and perception from the miners toward the developer and user community, and why this […]Read more "SegWit Activates By MASF – How UASF Libertarians Won Bitcoin’s Scaling War"
This is a short excerpt from my far longer post, and I am posting this section separately for the Bitcoin community to read SegWit activation from a game theoretical perspective… Make your own mind up… Bitcoin Scaling Debate Update – BIP 148 UASF It has been two months since my Bitcoin Scaling Debate post, the price of Bitcoin […]Read more "BIP 148 UASF Game Theory: Why SegWit Activates Before August 1st By Miner Activated Soft Fork (MASF)"