Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Trace Mayer: Does Bitcoin Mining Cost Matter To The Price?

from WallStForMainSt:


The FUTURE Of Bitcoin & The SEC’s ETF Decision! – This Is Just The BEGINNING

from World Alternative Media:


🔴 Peter Schiff’s team wins Bitcoin debate

from Peter Schiff:


Doug Casey On Precious Metals, Cryptocurrencies and Agriculture

from Financial Repression Authority:


US Congressman Calls for Ban on Crypto Buying and Mining

by Christine Kim, Coin Desk:

A U.S. lawmaker has called for a blanket ban on cryptocurrency buying.

Congressman Brad Sherman is no stranger to controversial statements on the subject – back in March he called cryptocurrencies “a crock” – and during the Wednesday hearing of a subcommittee for the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, he went so far as to advocate keeping Americans out of the market entirely.

Keiser Report: New Trade War Ongoing (E1256)

from RT:


In the second half of the show, Max interviews Galia Benartzi of Bancor.network about the recent $12-million hack on their network and the ensuing argument about decentralization. They also discuss the role of money in global trade imbalances and how it was the ‘Bancor,’ first proposed at Bretton Woods, that could have avoided the situation in which we find ourselves today.

Solutions without Historical Templates: Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

by Charles Hugh Smith, Of Two Minds:

Crypto-blockchain technologies are leveraging the potential of computers and the web for direct political-social innovation.

We’re accustomed to three basic templates for system-wide solutions or improvements:

1. an individual “builds a better mousetrap” and starts a company to exploit this competitive advantage;

2. a company invents something that spawns a new industry (the photocopier, the web browser, for example) and/or disrupts existing business models;

It’s Official! Did the NSA Create Bitcoin? That’s Classified!

from TruthNeverTold:


Crypto Boom? Well…”You Ain’t Seen Nothing YET! (Bix Weir)

from RoadtoRoota:



by Wilma Woo, Bitcoinist:

Banks in Slovakia, including the country’s central bank, briefly hosted a giant Bitcoin logo on their exteriors July 11 as part of an unannounced protest by a local action group.


Photo and video evidence from around the capital Bratislava showed various institutions with a black-and-white ‘bat’ logo depicting Bitcoin and Monero.

Bitcoin… Benefit or BitCon?

from The Morgan Report:


International Bankster Agustin Carstens Begs Young People To Stop Using Bitcoin

by Jeff Berwick, The Dollar Vigilante:

The living caricature of a bloated, pompous bankster, Agustin Carstens of the Bank of International Settlements, is once again pontificating about the dangers of cryptocurrency, reiterating his baseless claims that crypto represents “a bubble, a Ponzi scheme, and environmental disaster.”

Unable to find new arguments against the ever-growing market, which represents a significant threat to his own livelihood in a banking system challenged by the rise of Bitcoin, the Mexican fat cat regurgitated his condemnation of cryptocurrencies in a recent interview published by the BIS.