Dec 192013
 
Bitcoin, the Greater Fool's Gold

In a recent blog post, Bob Murphy succinctly asks a question that seems to get at the heart of the disagreements between Bitcoin proponents, and Bitcoin haters like me: There are people claiming that Bitcoin’s non-monetary price is zero, and hence if it’s trading for anything at all, it is in a bubble. But by that logic, gold’s non-monetary price might be (say) $250, and so if it’s trading right now for $1,250, then $1,000 […]

Oct 262013
 
The Bitcoin Group!

The Bitcoin Group is a production of  blogger and youtuber MadBitcoins. A play off of the popular evening news program The McLaughlin Group this half hour video is streamed live every friday afternoon at about 3 or 4pm PST. Host Thomas Hunt is joined by 3 panelist discussing current events and news stories in the bitcoin space. Below is the second episode and features technologist and entrepreneur Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Peace News now host Derrick […]