Against many challenges, Bitcoin, the worlds first true cryptocurrency has survived for over a decade. With What Bitcoin Did, podcast host Peter McCormack talks to experts in the world of Bitcoin. From developers to investors, journalists to Bitcoin company CEOs, you will learn about everything… Read more
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"Not a big fan of Shapiro but 100% agree with this statement"
“I think this election was Trump vs the media, Biden was just a placeholder.”— American HODLLocation: SquadcastDate: Tuesday 3rd NovemberIn July, I tweeted that I would bet anyone $5,000 that Trump would lose the 2020 election. American Hodl took me up on the bet, and with the help of Phil Geiger… Read more
“Everyone is short Bitcoin, and only 1% of us realise it.”— Brandon QuittemLocation: RemotelyDate: Thursday 19th NovemberCompany: Swan BitcoinRole: Director of Marketing2020 has been a year like no other. With the outbreak of the coronavirus, large parts of the world went into lockdown in an… Read more
" People got to stop saying “to the moon” if we want to be taken seriously. Too goofy. Great interview otherwise"
“It’s just becoming clear to the smartest investors in the room, that denying Bitcoin is like denying the internet 20 years ago and it’s a mistake and you’re going to get left in the dust.”— Nik BhatiaLocation: RemotelyDate: Wednesday 18th NovemberCompany: USC Marshall School of BusinessRole:… Read more
“This irrational exuberance is where I’m like you know what… calm the fuck down, this stuff is not promised to you, number will not always go up, it is not guaranteed to hit $100k, $288k or whatever fucking number you want and even if it does hit $1 million, you wonder what $1million will be worth… Read more
“Bitcoin has been forged in an environment of hostility, from the very beginning. It is an explicitly counter-cultural, transformative technology, which if successful, will change much of how the earth works and is going to have a gazillion enemies, 100%. Zcash and Ethereum are not enemies of… Read more
“The most expensive purchase you ever make in your life is your government, and over the course of your life… roughly 50% of everything you ever earn will be taken from your taxes.”— Dominic FrisbyLocation: RemotelyDate: Thursday 4th MarchCompany: dominicfrisby.comRole: Author, Comedian & Voice… Read more
“We had two certainties in life; we had death and taxes. We’ve introduced the third certainty; 21 million Bitcoin.”— Robert BreedloveLocation: RemotelyDate: Saturday 16th JanuaryCompany: VaynerX & Parallax DigitalRole: CEO & FounderHyperbitcoinisation is the state at which Bitcoin becomes the… Read more
" Petty, defensive bitcoin take It’s a huge advantage to have the time, resources, and capabilities to learn about "
“Once people place their trust in storing value in Bitcoin, why would they ever go back to a fiat currency?”— Dan HeldLocation: RemotelyDate: Monday 1st FebruaryCompany: KrakenRole: Director of Business DevelopmentThe Gold Standard was a monetary system that linked the value of a country's currency… Read more
"Pretty much sums it all up, and explains why some (me) so into bitcoin? "
“I don’t think there are that many more hurdles anymore. I think once you have enough legendary investors come out, once you have a corporation add it to the balance sheet, once you have an insurance company add it, most of the flood gates are open.”— Lyn AldenLocation: RemotelyDate: Friday 18th… Read more
“There is a pretty asymmetric reward for holding Bitcoin.”— Lyn AldenLocation: SquadcastDate: Monday 21st September Company: lynalden.comRole: MacroeconomistWhen COVID-19 struck, governments across the world implemented unprecedented stimulus packages to help what were already fragile economies,… Read more