Conclusion of the episode: Stablecoins, yet another kind of shitcoins. Another point: I don't get the benefit for the US govt to issue a FedCoin. Apart from the buzz that a FedCoin would get, the dollar has still the property of a shitcoin already: a...
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The proliferation of cryptocurrencies has caused many to question the very definition of currency. The introduction of user-created assets, network tokens, app coins, and other Bitcoin 2.0 jargon represents our attempt to name something similar but somehow different than currency. Bitcoin itself has many attributes that fit the definition of currency, and yet, many of its attributes do not resemble currency at all.
Regardless of the terms used to define a currency, currency does not have ...Read More