Beyond Disruption, Crypto’s United Stance Against Covid-19 Is Its Own Proof of Concept

07.04.20 01:49 PM By Dan - Comment(s)

Blockchain enterprises are demonstrating the strength of the crypto community as a number of firms have joined forces with Binance to raise funds in the fight against Covid-19.

In early January 2020, Crypto Twitter was lining up on the streets, flying flags for Bitcoin and crypto.

Geopolitical tension...

Surviving Blockchain Events in the Shadow of Coronavirus

10.03.20 04:02 PM By Dan - Comment(s)

Novel Coronavirus is looming large over many of us in the blockchain industry, especially those who are preparing to travel to conferences and events and stand in close proximity with a long line of people we don’t know from across the world. 

A number of health organizations globally have advis...

How To Protect Yourself From DIRTY, FILTHY, Fiat Money

05.03.20 02:31 PM By Dan - Comment(s)

With news that the Chinese are burning Yuan banknotes to fight the Coronavirus, there may be fears that fiat currency is too dangerous and dirty to handle. After all, money is only as clean as the uncleanest place it has been. Consider that one US study showed that most dollar bills are contaminated...

Coronavirus, Bitcoin and the White and Black Swans

02.03.20 10:22 AM By Dan - Comment(s)

This article is not about the effects on the world health of the rapidly spreading COVID-19, better known as coronavirus. Rather, it is about the effects that a pandemic could have on the most widespread and "oldest" cryptocurrency on the planet: Bitcoin.

Let's start by clarifying that atte...