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The Super Bubble Is In Trouble

Once the Super-Bubble pops, we will see for sure what people demand as the ultimate means of payment: gold or cyber units, or both.

James Rickards: The Fed Is Going To Cause Recession

"[The Fed is hiking rates] to prepare for the next recession... they know a recession will come sooner rather than later... My estimate is that they’re not going to get there. The recession will come first. In fact, they will probably cause the recession that they’re preparing to cure."

"It's A Virtual Bloodbath" - Cryptocurrency Carnage Continues

Early this morning, cryptocurrencies were all simultaneously hit by selling pressure and as the day has worn off, it has accelerated with one witty trader noting "it's a virtual bloodbath." 29 of the Top 30 cryptocurrencies (by market cap) are in the red and while there remains no immediat catalyst, chatter is focused on uncertainty surrounding SegWit (another potential fork in the codebase) and some looming large ICOs.

Bitcoin Buyer Beware

Entrepreneurs have a new trick to raise money quickly, and it all takes place online, free from the constraints of banks and regulators. Since the beginning of 2017, 65 startups have raised $522 million using initial coin offerings - trading a digital coin (essentially an investment in their company) for a digital currency, like Bitcoin or Ether..."buyer beware, do your homework, don't be greedy."

Is Bitcoin Money?

Understanding money is the key to understanding the value of decentralized electronic currency...