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Gold vs. Bitcoin: Goldman Sachs Weighs In

Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, I write and speak a lot on gold. In contrast – and this surprises some people – bitcoin is my least favorite topic. I’m made my views known many times. Still, interviewers love to get into the “gold versus bitcoin” debate. I continually get dragged into discussing […]

Crypto Mania – Why “It Is Currently Rational To Be Irrational”

Following JP Morgan CEO, Jamie Dimon’s, now infamous rant about Bitcoin being a fraud, a great product for criminals and having no value, Adam Ludwin, CEO of Chain.com, wrote “A Letter to Jamie Dimon”, which received some coverage in the financial media for its balanced discussion regarding the outlook for cryptocurrencies. In his letter, Ludwin […]

Bernanke Flip-Flops: Will Be Keynote Speaker At Blockchain Conference

Echoing his predecessor Greenspan's shift to the 'dark side' (fully supportive of a gold standard after leaving office), former Fed Chair Bernanke now appears to be full-heartedly supportive of cryptocurrencies having warned in 2015 of "serious problems" with bitcoin due to its "instability" and "anonymity." As CoinTelegraph reports, in an interesting turn of events, former […]

Bitcoinomics, Chapter 12: Bitcoin Mining

goldsilverbitcoin.com / By Justin / August 19, 2013 “I am pretty confident we are the new wealthy elite, gentlemen.” – Atlas Adding blocks to the block chain is a difficult task indeed. Required thereof is time and processing power. The individual or group who puts forth this time and energy, and manages to produce a […]