Tag:bitfinexed

Bitcoin is going through the roof! — it’s manipulation with Tethers, not organic demand
Decrypt: The fictional trading reserve — by me, after Tether announced that the skeptics had been right all along
News: Australia “nah mate” to blockchains, Bitfinex/Tether push Rothschild conspiracy theories, JPEG blockchain DRM, miners as locusts, Initiative Q
News: BitFi hack, Court of the Blockchain, BitForex fake volume, .luxe for Ethereum domain names, crypto mining still environmentally awful, Bitcoin still useless, Tether
News: Exitscam.me, UK Treasury, IBM’s dollar-substitute token, Stripe, KodakCoin
Explaining the Justice Department/CFTC criminal investigation into Bitcoin trading — and likely Bitfinex/Tether
News: Kleiman v. Wright, Playboy TV, SEC vs crypto hedge funds, Coinbase gets UK banking, Bitfinex’ed hires Palley, Mt. Gox the Movie, Twitter bans
Bitfinex’ed Twitter suspension, and Bitfinex and Tether updates
News: Coincheck hack, YouTube ads with crypto miners, Cobinhood exchange goes Tether-only
‘Tis just a seasonal dip! Watching the Bitcoin fire from a safe distance — what just happened

The price of Bitcoin started collapsing this morning. I’m not going to be so foolish as to call it, but I am saying “I told you so” — the only actual money people will get out is actual money that other people put in.
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