Pavel Durov is delighted to share that he can finally pay back the guys who put money into the Telegram ICO, and that he will continue to enjoy the use of his limbs.
“Bitcoin is Scientology with thetan resale value.”
Markets are completely screwed, nobody knows what anything is worth, and the hard problem is keeping everyone in basic food and shelter. Nobody cares about your novelty crypto collectibles.
“It has been  days since the last inexplicably rare loss of customer funds from a Bitcoin exchange”
I asked some crypto contacts what questions normal people have been asking them about Facebook’s whacky crypto-Bitcoiny thing — and any questions they had themselves.
How to get through Bitfinex’s bulletproof Know Your Customer process — click the “Not a US Resident” button.
And the FUDCon 2019 exploratory committee. With T-shirts for PTK:SV and PTK Classic.
So much for the “business deals in parking lots” market.
“The more experienced a respondent is, the more likely they are to say blockchain technology is an irresponsible use of resources.”
And the week’s opinion pieces — some sane and lucid … some not so much.