Oh, boy. Here they go again. https://www.rollingstone.com/pro/features/music-crypto-blockchain-nfts-guide-1116327/
Deloitte sees big billable hours. Bullish. https://deloitte.wsj.com/cfo/2021/03/02/does-bitcoin-belong-on-your-balance-sheet/
Discovered via @LNMarkets’ newsletter, this looks very interesting.
“With RGB, it becomes for example feasible to transfer up to 64,000 NFTs in a single [Bitcoin] transaction, with full privacy”
Time has come 😈
First #RGB-enabled wallet is ready to see the world.
Join our demo tomorrow!
'Under the hood' view 👀👇
Time and time again, #Bitcoin baffles theorists and academics. Meanwhile, it works for every day people solving real problems. https://www.npr.org/2021/03/02/971745290/bitcoin-revolutionary-breakthrough-or-mother-of-all-bubbles
The US government’s surveillance aspirations know no bounds. Another reason to take a pass on @JetBlue. https://www.vice.com/en/article/g5bewb/jetblue-cbp-facial-recognition-biometric-boarding
“It’s for this reason that I’m against NFTs. Getting paid is nice for the artist, but it comes at the cost of the artist having to embrace an entire scammy ecosystem, especially all the people who printed their own money.” —@jimmysong coming in hot https://jimmysong.substack.com/p/nfts-are-bribes-bitcoin-tech-talk
“There have been at least 15 zero-revenue unicorns going public via SPACs in 2021 alone, The Wall Street Journal reported this weeked. That's already more than the highest annual number during the late-90s dot-com bubble… and it's March 1.”
First, Parler has its rug pulled, now Gab gets hacked. However one views the boundaries of protected speech, centralization is a liability to it.
On Friday I contacted Gab about a major breach of their backend. Their CEO responded with a blog post accusing me of "assisting the hacker in his efforts to smear our business." He followed up today w/ another post about "[transphobic slur] demon hackers." https://www.wire…
“That’s why you never hear politicians talking about ‘citizens,’ it’s all ‘taxpayers,’ as though the salient fact of your relationship to the state is how much you pay.”
— Walkaway: A Novel by Cory Doctorow
I felt this one.
From my home state, this week’s winner for Worst #Bitcoin Hot Take. https://www.knoxnews.com/story/money/columnists/david-moon/2021/02/26/do-you-understand-bitcoin-well-enough-invest-it-david-moon/4559565001/
Also: what happens when someone asks for a bite of mine.
• @heyhey leads, @Apple Mail likely to follow. You’re up, @ProtonMail.