Pay attention to bitcoin. It's not a fad. It's growing, gaining transparency and understands the imperatives of investor protection
— Arthur Levitt (@ArthurLevitt) November 23, 2014
tradewithdave.com / By Dave / November 23rd, 2014
I’ve probably said that my dog understands me..
I’ve probably cried to my wife… “You’re the only one who understands […]
dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / 2014/11/17
Have you ever noticed that if something is really of value or interest to people that you don’t need to advertise it? Bitcoin, for example, had no paid marketing campaign yet it rose from a total value of $0 to $13.9 billion in less than four years. […]
dollarvigilante.com / by Justin O’Connell / 2014/11/16
Quantum physics and quantum computing have been trendy topics for more than a decade. So trendy, even The Onion, an online satirical magazine, seemingly mocked the rate at which online magazines were publishing articles on the topic in 2001:
At a press conference Monday, Haggar physicists […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 11/10/2014 08:54 -0500
The Hryvnia has collapsed to new record lows near 15/USD this morning. The Central Bank and bankers “agreed to keep UAH at 15-16/USD” but are “not planning on new FX market restrictions.” However, there is one terrifying ‘currency’ that needs to be curtailed… Bitcoin. As The […]
dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / November 4th, 2014
Life is changing on Planet Earth thanks to little known legislation. Although much talked about in financial and banking circles, most of the world’s population is totally oblivious to it even if it might have major implications for their way of life.
It is the age of […]
dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / November 3rd, 2014
I’ve been called crazy countless times in my life. I was called crazy when I quit school in my teens in order to go out into the world to gain true knowledge and experience. I was called crazy when I quit my “secure” job at a bank […]
lewrockwell.com / By David Hathaway / October 25, 2014
When money doesn’t develop as a commodity, it gives one pause to wonder why. Is it real money? Is it viable in a free market? How did it come into existence if it didn’t develop as a good with uses other than money? Today we observe […]
thedailybell.com / By Staff News & Analysis / October 24, 2014
The Rise of Bitcoin Is It Real Money If It Doesn’t Come From the Mint? … Bitcoins introduced a lot of people to the idea of computerized money. Now the digital currency, which set off a minor frenzy when it broke into public […]
goldsilverworlds.com / By Taki Tsaklanos / October 21, 2014
Uncertainty is in the air as Europe continues to head towards a recession, the IMF cuts global growth projections and the Federal Reserve expresses concern about these global conditions slowing its interest rate tightening agenda even though indicators are showing forward progress. Gold and bitcoin […]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Oct 15, 2014
What got me really interested in Bitcoin back in the summer of 2012 when it was worth a mere $10, was the realization that Wikileaks was able to avoid a banking system and PayPal blockade by accepting donations in BTC. Upon this realization, I published my […]
dollarvigilante.com / Justin O’Connell / October 12, 2014
Banks are aware of Bitcoin. One CEO doesn’t think it is long for this world.
Bitcoin developers “are going to try and eat our lunch,” Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase said last week. “And that’s fine. That’s called competition, and we’ll be competing.”
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 10/08/2014 20:47
“Even though bitcoin is volatile, it’s still safer than the national currency,” said one young ‘tech-savvy’ Venezuelan, who as Reuters reports, is looking to bypass President Maduro’s dysfunctional economic controls. “I’m teaching people to use bitcoin to bypass the exchange controls,” said Gerardo Mogollon, a […]
dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / October 7th, 2014
We wrote yesterday about the massive “wall-of-death” with a $7 million sell order at $300 in bitcoin. We stated here that it would be very interesting to see how quickly it was bought up and where the price moved once it had.
In the meantime, however, numerous […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 10/07/2014 10:07
Via Scotiabank’s Guy Haselmann,
I’ve been a bond bull since February, frequently predicting that the 30 year would fall below 3% by the end of the year. Last week, I said it would fall below 3% by Thanksgiving; a call I still standby. For the reasons that […]
arabianmoney.net / 07 October 2014
Every market has its favorite speculative asset and for the past few years the electronic funny money Bitcoin has ruled this roost. Yesterday Bitcoin rebounded from a 20 per cent sell-off over the weekend. But year-to-date speculators in this novel specie have lost 40 per cent of their money […]
tradewithdave.com / By Dave / October 5th, 2014
Will electronic forms of money go viral because viruses travel on paper forms of money? Here’s a trailer for a new documentary titled The Rise & Rise Of Bitcoin punctuated by Ray Dalio’s “There’s always a downturn.” As they say… timing is everything.
Here’s a short […]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Sep 23, 2014
I haven’t written much about Bitcoin as of late. While the positive fundamental news has continued to pour in with regard to adoption and venture capital investment, watching the price action has felt like watching paint peel off a wall.
When friends […]
goldsilverbitcoin.com / 22 SEP , 2014
Alibaba Group had a huge debut with its shares beginning to trade at $92.70, up over 36% from its IPO price of $68. That increase on the New York Stock Exchange raised the company’s total market value from $168 billion to over $220 billion. Alibaba had raised $21.8 […]
lfb.org / BY CHRIS CAMPBELL / SEP 17, 2014
“Many people dream of quitting their job, collecting their bags, and jetting off to a tropical paradise forever,” the CoinDesk blog we looked over this morning reads.
“Many people dream, but few people act. Gregory Simon is one of the few […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/09/2014 13:56
On the day when Apple unveils “Apple Pay,” enabling hackers to now get access not only to actor selfies but to their credit card numbers too; following smaller online retailers’ lead – such as Overstock – the world’s biggest marketplace, Ebay, has announced its PayPal unit […]