Balancing Calls For Bitcoin Regulation While Preserving Satoshi’s Dream

Balancing Calls For Bitcoin Regulation While Preserving Satoshi’s Dream

A lot of people automatically dismiss e-currency as a lost cost because of all the companies that failed since the 1990s.  I hope it’s obvious it was only the centrally controlled nature of those systems that doomed them.  I think this is the first time we’re trying a decentralized, non-trust-based system.Satoshi Nakamoto Bitcoin was created in 2009 as a way to remove third-party intermediaries that are typically needed to conduct monetary transactions. According to a message inscribed in the coinbase parameter of the first block in Bitcoin’s blockchain, this was at least partially in....


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To Dream Of Bitcoin

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