All things Russian are getting banned these days. Coinbase banned 25,000 Russian accounts. OpenSea and Metamask deleted the accounts of Russians…
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Proof-of-stake is being used by those that really know very little about Bitcoin as a way to accuse it of being wasteful. It’s not only newbies that…
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I honestly can’t believe that this is issue #285. When I started this newsletter 5 years ago, I didn’t think that I would run it all that long. When I…
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My article last week about NFTs being bribes drew a fair amount of attention. Many were especially upset that I would condemn starving artists finally…
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I’ve been in El Salvador the last few days and the experience so far has been really magical. The place has a natural beauty along with weather that’s…
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“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and 5 minutes to ruin it” - Warren Buffett And another one bites the dust. Trace Mayer ruined his reputation…
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Welcome to the new format for Bitcoin Tech Talk! This is a work in progress and I’m striving to inform you of all the interesting stuff that’s going on…
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It’s really odd when the news media says something is going to happen and then it does. I say odd because news broadcasters are famous for their…
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Jack Dorsey had quite the encounter online this week, particularly with this tweet which had some consequences. The tweet was not in response to…
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There’s been a recent trend of users being “de-platformed” moving to other platforms. Many have gotten banned from Twitter, so they’ll go to…
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NFTs and DeFi have had their hype during this cycle and of course, there’s always the question that people will ask. Can we get X on Bitcoin? It’s…
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The internet runs on ads. This isn’t an exaggeration. The biggest companies in the world profit not by creating useful goods for users, but selling…
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