Understanding the Ideological Aspects of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Understanding the Ideological Aspects of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Beyond exploring the practical applications of Bitcoin, it is also important to understand the bigger picture, the bigger issues. Here, we collect the thoughts and ideas from people who have made the effort to think about these and communicate them through videos, articles or blog posts. 

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Why Bitcoin Matters

When I first heard about Bitcoin, I thought it was just some toy with which some technologists invented so they can amuse themselves. I just assumed it was all still experimental. I did not look much into it. Many of you are probably thinking along those same lines. What is the point of it? Why should it matter? I believe we need to understand the bigger reasons why we should even get involved in anything let alone Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies.

Covid-19, the Near Future and You (Part III)

In this video, we complete our discussion on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, how it is affecting the job market, businesses and industries. What trend has it triggered in how people make their living and we highlight how technology, like the Internet, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies can and may help us.

How far Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies fell from their all-time highs and will they rise again

We take a look at how far Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies have fallen from their all-time highs and where they are now. With recent news of big institutional investors soaking up Bitcoin's supply, will Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies rise again?

Covid 19, The Near Future and You (Part II)

Times seem bleak as we face the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic and retreat to our homes in lockdown. In the past, people had gone through something similar. In this video, I share with you an inspiring story of a town called Eyam and the sacrifice they made to quarantine themselves during an epidemic to stop the spread of the Bubonic Plague spreading across England in 1665 and 1666. We also find out that Isaac Newton used his time in lockdown to do science. After only about a year in isolation, he had written three papers on calculus, solved the mystery of colours and light and came up with his theory of gravity which changed the world.

Ray Dalio Says 'Inflation Is Coming' - How To Prepare

I wrote about my concerns for inflation a few months ago. The printing of money, as necessary as it may seem to be in the short-term, has long-term ramifications. Ray Dalio explains these concerns further. Wealth is not destroyed, rather it is transferred to another asset, to another country, etc. This is why investing or trading in other assets like real-estate, gold, silver, Bitcoin SV and other cryptocurrencies. The more diverse your portfolio is, the better.

List of different cryptocurrencies and how are they different from each other?

There are over 1000 different crypto-currency or crypto-asset projects in existence at the moment. Here is a summary of the major ones and later, I will be adding some that just happened to hit my radar. It is not supposed to be objective and complete. Instead, I provide you with my opinions and bias that formed as a result of my reading and research and provide what comes to me as the most important and significant about each of them.

GEORGE GILDER - LIFE AFTER GOOGLE: How The Singularity & Cryptocurrency Will Redefine Humanity

Bitcoin: Beyond The Bubble - Full Documentary

Full Interview: Edward Snowden On Trump, Privacy, And Threats To Democracy

Edward Snowden discusses how government spying on their citizens affect our freedoms of speech and freedom of thought. 

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How is Money Created? – Everything You Need to Know

"With trillions of dollars being printed around the world, it's time we take a look into how money is created."

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