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August 07, 2011, 07:11:46 PM
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So my father would like to know more about bitcoin.  Specifically he wants me to point him to some articles so he can do some of his own leg-work. 

What are your favorite articles that either got you into Bitcoin, or that help you advocate bitcoin?

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August 07, 2011, 07:15:24 PM
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http://www.investitwisely.com/bitcoin-the-digital-currency-of-the-future/

http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2011/0509/technology-psilocybin-bitcoins-gavin-andresen-crypto-currency.html
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August 07, 2011, 07:25:12 PM
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Make sure to show him the other side of Bitcoin too.

So my father would like to know more about bitcoin.  Specifically he wants me to point him to some articles so he can do some of his own leg-work. 

What are your favorite articles that either got you into Bitcoin, or that help you advocate bitcoin?

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August 07, 2011, 07:28:25 PM
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The good articles discuss the controversies too already.

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August 07, 2011, 07:31:25 PM
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Just point him a link to this forum. It will show him Bitcoin. I bet you are afraid to.

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August 07, 2011, 08:18:11 PM
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He's a psychology student working on his masters capstone and his preparing to work on his doctorate.  We discuss some things about the forum, but he's interested in articles.  I've left this page and the Bitcoin press hits page up for him so he can visit at his leisure.

Edit- For those of you who do not get what I'm saying.  Between a full time job and working on your Masters you are essentially working 2 jobs.  One of which keeps you up to 1 AM on a regular basis.  My dad does not have the leisure time to sort through the garbage on the forums.

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August 07, 2011, 08:23:35 PM
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What are your favorite articles that either got you into Bitcoin, or that help you advocate

The Bits and Bob article in the Economist is by far the best article from the press so far.  For a technical description the omega tau podcast is well worth the hour and a half of time.  Both can be found on the Press page on the Bitcoin wiki:
 - http://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Press

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August 07, 2011, 08:34:41 PM
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The Bits and Bob article in the Economist is by far the best article from the press so far.

That is my go to article http://www.economist.com/blogs/babbage/2011/06/virtual-currency

Here is another great one

"A Bitcoin for your Thoughts" http://www.themarknews.com/articles/6018-a-bitcoin-for-your-thoughts

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August 08, 2011, 08:33:54 AM
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http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/bitcoin-a-guide-to-the-future-of-currency/50601

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/06/bitcoin-inside-the-encrypted-peer-to-peer-currency.ars

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August 08, 2011, 09:52:53 AM
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The best bitcoin philosophy is laid out here: http://themonetaryfuture.blogspot.com/2011/06/bitcoin-is-economic-singularity.html, definitely.
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