Celebrating A New Year In Bitcoin With A Roundtable Of Influencers

Bitcoin luminaries like Peter McCormick, Justine Harper, Charlie Lee, Jimmy Song and more joined a New Year’s “Bitcoin Bottom Line.” Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn Overcast Host of the “Bitcoin Bottom Line” podcast and Valkyrie CIO, Steven McClurg, met via live stream with five special guests, all experts in the Bitcoin space in this latest episode. Bitcoiner C.J. Wilson began the roundtable discussion about the hopes and expectations of the new year. Wilson gave a short recap of the terrible flood attacks,…

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How Will The Latest Powell Pivot Impact Bitcoin?

Discussing macroeconomic trends and their impact on bitcoin, including Jerome Powell’s latest pivot, U.S. austerity and conflict in Kazakhstan. Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn Overcast In this episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s “Fed Watch” podcast, Christian Keroles and I sat down with Dylan LeClair to talk about all Federal Reserve news, rate hikes, balance sheet normalization (QT), U.S. government austerity and world news. LeClair is the head of market research for Bitcoin Magazine and produces the Deep Dive, a series of daily, monthly…

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I Saw The Problems Bitcoin Solved Before It Was Invented

If you’re curious about networking at Bitcoin 2022, explaining bitcoin to boomers, or whether or not you have scurvy, read on. Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn Overcast The last time I talked to a lawyer, it wasn’t this fun. Mark Maraia, author, contributor and now contributor liaison here at Bitcoin Magazine, has incredible insight into various industries that are all impacted by Bitcoin. As he explained, there was a nagging feeling of looming problems and inefficiencies in many of the industries he’d…

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Why Real Estate Investors Should Love Bitcoin

Those who’ve got a soft spot for stores of value like real estate may appreciate the familiar investment appeal of bitcoin. This article is a follow up to “Bitcoin Is A Better Store Of Value Than Real Estate,” which made the case for bitcoin being the world’s best store of value. Even if real estate investors disagree with the conclusion, it doesn’t have to be binary. There are a number of reasons why they are ideally suited to invest in bitcoin as well, which this short piece will outline. Low…

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Bitcoin Is A Black Hole For Theoretical Models

Bitcoin both fits into and defies all of the major theoretical models developed in recent history, speaking to just how early we are. For the purposes of this article, the following theoretical epochs will be identified, described and applied to Bitcoin adoption, resistance and narratives: classical theory, neo-classical theory, systems theory, human relations theory, power and politics, chaos theory, critical theory, inter-governmental relations and interpretive theory. Bitcoin will be addressed as an asset class which spans all the theoretical models presented and one in which alternative asset classes are being…

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Analyzing The Current Long-Term And Short-Term Bitcoin Holder Cost Bases

The current short-term and long-term bitcoin holder cost bases offer some signals about the market. The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now. The current short-term holder cost basis has been a key price support to watch over the last couple months as it’s dropped from nearly $53,000 to $49,986. Price below the short-term cost basis is a fairly cautious market…

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The Actual Impact Of Bitcoin On War

The impact of Bitcoin on war will not simply be the eradication of violence, a problem of humanity since the dawn of time. As bitcoin has appreciated and seen increased global adoption, it has emerged as a macroeconomically relevant phenomenon. This has turned formerly theoretical debates into live, practical questions on how Bitcoin will affect geopolitical relations. The current balance of global power is defined by complex arrangements of military alliances, trade flows, ethnic and religious affinity, cultural influence, linguistic agreement, and, of course, national borders. In this author’s view,…

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How Jack Dorsey’s Block Is Paving The Way For Bitcoin

Jack Dorsey made headlines by leaving Twitter to focus full-time on Square (now Block) and Bitcoin. But how will the company advance the protocol? Twitter founder Jack Dorsey’s new company, Block, is leading the charge to establish technology for the Bitcoin network that builds on both the company’s mission statement and Bitcoin’s founding principles. Genesis Block “If I were not at Square or Twitter I’d be working on bitcoin.” Those are Jack Dorsey’s words from Bitcoin 2021 in Miami. In less than a year since this statement, Dorsey has left…

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Intel Closes Sale For Its Upcoming Bitcoin Mining Chip

Bitcoin miner GRIID has already signed a purchase agreement with the chipmaker. Market leader in computer chip manufacturing Intel has already secured at least one buyer for its upcoming bitcoin mining chips, according to a registration statement filed last month with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The deal was first reported by Fox Business and provides bitcoin miner GRIID with fixed-price bitcoin mining ASIC hardware by Intel for orders placed before May 2023 as the world’s biggest chipmaker tiptoes into the industry. Intel and GRIID agreed on the…

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Discussing Growth Marketing And Retention For Bitcoin Businesses

There is a spectrum of marketing methods required to grow a Bitcoin business, unique to this space. Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn In this episode of “The Biz,” April covered a lot ground related to media buying and the spectrum of marketing methods required to grow a Bitcoin business, while Thomas details the importance of monitoring and improving the customer product experience to improve loyalty. Listen to the episode through the links above or read through the unedited transcript below: John Carvalho: Welcome to The Biz with…

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