Bitcoin Forum
May 30, 2020, 07:27:17 PM *
News: Latest Bitcoin Core release: 0.19.1 [Torrent]
 
   Home   Help Search Login Register More  
Poll
Question: What comes first?
$8,000 - 39 (42.9%)
$10,000 - 52 (57.1%)
Total Voters: 91

Pages: « 1 ... 21211 21212 21213 21214 21215 21216 21217 21218 21219 21220 21221 21222 21223 21224 21225 21226 21227 21228 21229 21230 21231 21232 21233 21234 21235 21236 21237 21238 21239 21240 21241 21242 21243 21244 21245 21246 21247 21248 21249 21250 21251 21252 21253 21254 21255 21256 21257 21258 21259 21260 [21261] 21262 21263 21264 21265 21266 21267 21268 21269 21270 21271 21272 21273 21274 21275 21276 21277 21278 21279 21280 21281 21282 21283 21284 21285 21286 21287 21288 21289 21290 21291 21292 21293 21294 21295 21296 21297 21298 21299 21300 21301 21302 21303 21304 21305 21306 21307 21308 21309 21310 21311 ... 26927 »
  Print  
Author Topic: Wall Observer BTC/USD - Bitcoin price movement tracking & discussion  (Read 21651727 times)
This is a self-moderated topic. If you do not want to be moderated by the person who started this topic, create a new topic. (145 posts by 34 users deleted.)
kingcolex
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2212
Merit: 1246



View Profile
September 25, 2018, 06:40:24 PM

Hey guys what are the known places to invest your earnings to generate more earnings?

Bombshell: purchase a Dash Masternode?
Honestly I know bitcoin is the main investment coin but I definitely love to play around with Proof of Stake coins and Masternodes. There's something that just seems to have so much potential with them.

Right? Take the united states dollar for example. It's a coin that operates on a master-node type system and it currently facilitates like half the commerce on the planet.
The cost to run a masternode is outrageous though.
1590866837
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1590866837

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1590866837
Reply with quote  #2

1590866837
Report to moderator
1590866837
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1590866837

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1590866837
Reply with quote  #2

1590866837
Report to moderator
1590866837
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1590866837

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1590866837
Reply with quote  #2

1590866837
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1590866837
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1590866837

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1590866837
Reply with quote  #2

1590866837
Report to moderator
1590866837
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1590866837

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1590866837
Reply with quote  #2

1590866837
Report to moderator
jbreher
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2758
Merit: 1459


lose: unfind ... loose: untight


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 06:58:22 PM

Hm?  So this makes the core developers less godly and more human, I suppose?  And, in your view, elevates the prestige of bcash developers?

No and no. The Core devs are just as human as they ever were. But perhaps the hubris of their acolytes may have been knocked down an appropriate peg or two.


(well, a person could hope...)

There is nothing wrong with real life situation causing more humbleness,

A bigger or wiser person would not wait until life kicks them in the teeth to admit that perhaps they don't have all the answers. Especially when such claims of omniscience require the belittling of others, without bothering to understand their concerns.
Hueristic
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2366
Merit: 1529


Doomed to see the future and unable to prevent it


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:01:23 PM
Last edit: September 25, 2018, 09:07:12 PM by Hueristic
Merited by xhomerx10 (1)


Either way it’s frustrating atm sitting on what most people would call a lot of money but myself, knowing I can’t spend it YET because it’s not enough to live on forever.

My nocoiner friends think I am absolutely daft not having sold for whatever, to them quite impressive, fiat sum I might have got near the top.

People lack imagination, generally, and work isn't so bad.  A bit of structure in ones life helps keep the really serious alcoholism in check.

 Yeah, nocoiners don't understand hodl in the slightest.  The ones telling me to sell at $1.1k in 2013 were giving me the same advice at $19k in 2018.  Even after I brought to their attention it was the same advice they gave me 1600% ago, they persisted - "just sell half of them!".

  I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

One thing about work is that it is so much less stressful when you know you can say "fuck off and die cocksucker" anytime you want and just walk away with a smile. Cheesy
Paashaas
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2324
Merit: 1812



View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:06:43 PM
Merited by JayJuanGee (1)

November the 5th is when they start trading. Get ready for the new bull run.



I think this could be a game changer. But I pray that they don't down the road change the rules and corrupt this.

In theory, by holding clients' bitcoin accounts for them directly, they can fractional reserve the bitcoin they hold, have re-hypothecation, etc. Even phantom shares of bitcoin. So hoping it doesn't go that way.

Bakkt is one of those ''First-Movers'' opportunity. It will be a financial powerhouse, doing business national ore international will save time and money for all party's. If they don't watch out they might be replaced with decentralised platforms later on.

They can build a lot of applications on it and like you said it can be abused.

http://fortune.com/longform/nyse-owner-bitcoin-exchange-startup/
elrippos friend
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 862
Merit: 149


only hodl what you understand and love!


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:10:56 PM

ed the press conference press and it was very epic, finally McGregor really good rival



So weird everytime I talk to a specific chick the next day I see or hear a referance to something we just talked about.

Case in point we discussed Cauliflower ears yesterday.

God this thread gets weird when the price is flat.  I almost unblocked gembitz for luls...  Not that bad yet.  If its 6XXX in February maybe.

Hah, I just ublocked someone, first time in months. I don't think it will last. Smiley


Fucker needs to be sued by the creditors for using their assets to attack their assets worth when they requested their assets back and not worthless fiat which they never wanted as proof that they used worthless fiat to procure their stolen assets. Smiley

Guys, I made the coolest purchase for BTC. I bought a dog.Today I took it from the nursery. This Siberian Husky and her 1.5 months

[/url]

Totally worth it!





Both very good fighters  Grin
jbreher
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2758
Merit: 1459


lose: unfind ... loose: untight


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:12:53 PM

Hey guys what are the known places to invest your earnings to generate more earnings?

Bookstores, other stores of knowledge, and any technology that lets you accomplish more in less time.
d_eddie
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 1064
Merit: 907



View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:20:31 PM

November the 5th is when they start trading. Get ready for the new bull run.



I think this could be a game changer. But I pray that they don't down the road change the rules and corrupt this.

In theory, by holding clients' bitcoin accounts for them directly, they can fractional reserve the bitcoin they hold, have re-hypothecation, etc. Even phantom shares of bitcoin. So hoping it doesn't go that way.
One thing that could help would be to make "bank runs" (moving physical bitcoin out of customer accounts) an easy, quick, hassle-free activity by design (in Bakkt internal rules) and by law (file under "investor protection", which apparently the SEC really, really cares for).

Bakkt is one of those ''First-Movers'' opportunity. It will be a financial powerhouse, doing business national ore international will save time and money for all party's. If they don't watch out they might be replaced with decentralised platforms later on.
Indeed. I hope this could make them wise up before attempting swindles or dodgy rules. However, I am quite jaded about this, especially since from what I've understood until now, Bakkt's intended customers are mostly institutional investors and other big money kind of actors. These are unlikely to trust - or likely unable to use - real faceless decentralized platforms.
jbreher
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2758
Merit: 1459


lose: unfind ... loose: untight


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:41:53 PM

After all, one of the narratives is that BCH is not supposed to be used for a store of value;

Whose narrative is that? I don't recall that position ever being advocated by anyone of note.

Ability to be used as a medium of exchange (MoE) certainly does not preclude ability to be used as a store of value (SoV). Indeed, there is significant evidence that MoE is necessary for any commodity to become a SoV. And a reasonable theory that any commodity that loses its MoE will therefore lose its ability to be a SoV. Which bodes poorly for BTC, unless the LN grows quickly by several orders of magnitude.

I don't know shit about BCH but it is a simple inheritance thing isn't it? Bitcoins original vision was not to be a store of value but a currency. BCH shills have been screaming since day one they will stick to that vision. So yeah there is that. don't get yourself caught in any circular logic trap here.

Who has caught themselves in a circular logic trap?

To be a money, a thing needs to be SoV and MoA MoE. BCH aspires to be a money. MoA MoE does not imply NOT SoV.

A does not imply NOT B.

There's your logic.

edit: strikethroughs and underlines - hunting season, what can I say?
jojo69
Legendary
*
Online Online

Activity: 1764
Merit: 2428


no FOMO


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:48:08 PM


One think about work is that it is so much less stressful when you know you can say "fuck off and die cocksucker" anytime you want and just walk away with a smile. Cheesy

Word that man.  I am fortunately childless by choice, and once you have housing and kibble figured out "fuck you money" becomes a very manageable figure.
jbreher
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2758
Merit: 1459


lose: unfind ... loose: untight


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 07:48:44 PM


Either way it’s frustrating atm sitting on what most people would call a lot of money but myself, knowing I can’t spend it YET because it’s not enough to live on forever.

My nocoiner friends think I am absolutely daft not having sold for whatever, to them quite impressive, fiat sum I might have got near the top.

People lack imagination, generally, and work isn't so bad.  A bit of structure in ones life helps keep the really serious alcoholism in check.

 Yeah, nocoiners don't understand hodl in the slightest.  The ones telling me to sell at $1.1k in 2013 were giving me the same advice at $19k in 2018.  Even after I brought to their attention it was the same advice they gave me 1600% ago, they persisted - "just sell half of them!".

  I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

One think about work is that it is so much less stressful when you know you can say "fuck off and die cocksucker" anytime you want and just walk away with a smile. Cheesy

Life is funny. I genuinely _liked_ my job. Can't say I miss it, though.
El duderino_
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1064
Merit: 3702


#STAYinsideSTAYdrunk *the dude*


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 08:03:07 PM


Either way it’s frustrating atm sitting on what most people would call a lot of money but myself, knowing I can’t spend it YET because it’s not enough to live on forever.

My nocoiner friends think I am absolutely daft not having sold for whatever, to them quite impressive, fiat sum I might have got near the top.

People lack imagination, generally, and work isn't so bad.  A bit of structure in ones life helps keep the really serious alcoholism in check.

depends on the JOB i did see WORK leading into serious alcoholism .... but its probably more a problem of the weaker human that can't handle shit , and absolutly shouldn't be involved in crypto and hodling......   Roll Eyes   the real wageslaves ain't in order to be stronghand hodlers
Schmullius
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2
Merit: 0


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 08:10:51 PM


Where is bitcoin in your post?  Are you saying that bitcoin does not have privacy or plans for privacy?  Are we referring to a work in progress or a spectrum rather than all or nothing?  What is the point of your post, in this bitcoin thread?  Discuss.   Roll Eyes Tongue

Correct. There is no privacy in your little play-money (or these other 'coins'). Yes, Samourai and Wasabi wallets are messing around with Coinjoin. Yes, those devs think that will make it all fungible. No, it doesn't work, but it's nice to pretend, huh?
lightfoot
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2226
Merit: 1464


I fix broken miners. And make holes in teeth :-)


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 08:25:46 PM

 I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

Jesus, are you an employee or a slave?
El duderino_
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1064
Merit: 3702


#STAYinsideSTAYdrunk *the dude*


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 08:51:11 PM

via Imgflip Meme Generator

#buy and HODL BTC .....
Dunkelheit667
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1040
Merit: 1125


no degradation


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 08:51:38 PM

 I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

Jesus, are you an employee or a slave?
Is there a difference? Tongue Apart from the fact an employee can choose his master(s).
xhomerx10
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2394
Merit: 2985


Aceeasi Marie cu alta palarie


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 09:05:39 PM
Merited by Hueristic (1)

 I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

Jesus, are you an employee or a slave?

 I don't know anymore.  I got a letter last summer informing me I had to work on a specific day (one of my days off) under threat of discipline - up to and including termination (I think they meant termination of employment but I didn't want to risk the alternative)
lightfoot
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2226
Merit: 1464


I fix broken miners. And make holes in teeth :-)


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 09:13:00 PM

I don't know anymore.  I got a letter last summer informing me I had to work on a specific day (one of my days off) under threat of discipline - up to and including termination (I think they meant termination of employment but I didn't want to risk the alternative)
Well if you're in the army then yes, termination does take on another meeting. But remember the words of Bob Dobbs:

The worst thing that happens if they fire you
Is you get a better job....
lightfoot
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2226
Merit: 1464


I fix broken miners. And make holes in teeth :-)


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 09:14:28 PM

Is there a difference? Tongue Apart from the fact an employee can choose his master(s).
My father once told me that slavery is the most stupid concept ever and to never own slaves.

Reason: Why own an asset when you can lease it....
Hueristic
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2366
Merit: 1529


Doomed to see the future and unable to prevent it


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 09:23:38 PM


One think about work is that it is so much less stressful when you know you can say "fuck off and die cocksucker" anytime you want and just walk away with a smile. Cheesy

Word that man.  I am fortunately childless by choice, and once you have housing and kibble figured out "fuck you money" becomes a very manageable figure.

I hear ya, I was like this before Bitcoin but people with kids need the extra cushion. Lol

 I have to disagree w.r.t. "work isn't so bad" though... they've really cut back on the numbers of people and expect even more work from the remainder of us.  Also, taking time off was never an issue in the past but in the last 3 years it's very difficult.  We have extended blackout periods on vacation that creep into July and the talk is that next year it will be into early August - it's enough to drive one to really serious alcoholism.  I know... waaa!

Jesus, are you an employee or a slave?

 I don't know anymore.  I got a letter last summer informing me I had to work on a specific day (one of my days off) under threat of discipline - up to and including termination (I think they meant termination of employment but I didn't want to risk the alternative)

OK, this one just killed me! LMFAO!
Resumean
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 157
Merit: 10


View Profile
September 25, 2018, 09:44:21 PM

Pages: « 1 ... 21211 21212 21213 21214 21215 21216 21217 21218 21219 21220 21221 21222 21223 21224 21225 21226 21227 21228 21229 21230 21231 21232 21233 21234 21235 21236 21237 21238 21239 21240 21241 21242 21243 21244 21245 21246 21247 21248 21249 21250 21251 21252 21253 21254 21255 21256 21257 21258 21259 21260 [21261] 21262 21263 21264 21265 21266 21267 21268 21269 21270 21271 21272 21273 21274 21275 21276 21277 21278 21279 21280 21281 21282 21283 21284 21285 21286 21287 21288 21289 21290 21291 21292 21293 21294 21295 21296 21297 21298 21299 21300 21301 21302 21303 21304 21305 21306 21307 21308 21309 21310 21311 ... 26927 »
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!