A talk to Sam Bowne’s class CNIT 141: Cryptography for Computer Networks, at City College of San Francisco.
Digital gold, Bitcoin mining, CBDCs, DC/EP, Libra and Facebook, corporate crypto purchases, Avalanche and mathcoins, Tether and what happens when the music stops. And Craig Wright.
I ask one thing of you — please review Libra Shrugged!
And Decrypt is running an excerpt from Libra Shrugged.
Certainly, sir! We accept PayPal, who are totally into your, uh, bot-coins. Yes, PayPal. Use them there. PayPal’s on our website, you definitely don’t need to come here in person ever again.
HOW TO DESTROY ETHEREUM: use it for something. This cripples it every time.
POLICE TO BLACKMAILER: Let’s meet in person, so we can hand you the untraceable cryptocurrency in full view of a surveillance camera.
And Bitcoin nearly hits $100,000! … for a very brief time.
Be less Brenda.
Other people’s personal data requires controls as strong as the controls on other people’s money.