My Blog ...
not to be confused with financial advice ....
My twin brother is a banking analyst in the City working for a well known US asset management company.
As you can imagine from the nature of this blog... we have some lively debates....
I wanted to … more
Straight from www.dummies.com we have the following two excellent definitions of money:
<quote>A fiat system is based on a government’s mandate that the paper currency it prints is legal tender for … more
Cryptocurrencies Don't Belong in Central Banks
A great article from Bloomberg. more
I've been asked this question a few times by various people and as it's becoming a more frequent occurrence I thought I'd just post the process here on my blog.
The first thing you have to do is … more
Google to Enforce HSTS on TLDs it Operates
OK. So what does that mean exactly?
In a nutshell, Google is going to get stricter with websites that don't secure themselves with an encrypted … more
I'm still on my crypto$ soapbox I'm afraid!
In my opinion, one of the hurdles to general acceptance of crypto$ by the public at large is their seeming inability to be spent on … more
Bitcoin Crashes After Chinese Exchange Says It Will Halt Trading
OK. So I have egg on my face if you read my previous post....!
But as my eldest son likes to say "the monkey's out of the bottle" … more
Crypto: Just a Speculative Mania?
You don't have to read the whole article. Just take three things away from this....
1) The mainstream also misses the core driver of bitcoin and … more