Plus: the truth about the burning Chivo kiosk false flag attack.
Bukele doesn’t want to de-dollarize El Salvador — he just wants to print his own dollars as well.
I’d been assembling material for the past week for a proper post on Chia …
NFTs are big news in the mainstream. So Foreign Policy knew who to call for a piece!
I think James Palmer had way too much fun making the illustration.
Pass this one to your favourite beleaguered bureaucrat — the secret takeaway is that Site Reliability Engineering is a whole new vocabulary for systematised backside-covering in the face of adversity.
Other people’s personal data requires controls as strong as the controls on other people’s money.
I’d question even calling this a “bubble” — because there’s no evidence of an influx of retail get-rich-quick dreamers. The only visible cause is manipulation.
My latest for Foreign Policy is up at last. Here’s audio of the Carlos Maslatón quote.
The Nazis were very hopeful that Bitcoin was the way out of their problems with getting kicked off PayPal … but it didn’t work out that way.