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April 30, 2015, 03:06:52 PM
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Yes, get your turbo shorts in place. I just closed my european/asian shorts today. Kept the US's open. Hopefully will find a nice execution moment today/tomorrow.  Tongue

i love these kinda comments.  a true barracuda in the water. 
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April 30, 2015, 03:08:32 PM
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Just read the NYT article on Bitcoin & Argentina. Quite a large piece devoted to Wences' story and the timeline of him evangelising to Silicon Valley friends (paypal, linkedin, microsoft heads) during March 2013. Coinciding with the Cyprus event, that conference may have triggered his disciplies  into buying in and been responsible for the explosive upshot from $2-$36-$266

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/03/magazine/how-bitcoin-is-disrupting-argentinas-economy.html?_r=0

Interesting quote

“The power of friction-free transactions over the Internet will unleash the typical forces of consolidation and globalization, and we will end up with six digital currencies: US Dollar, euro, Yen, Pound, Renminbi and Bitcoin.” -- Charlie Songhurst, Microsoft’s head of corporate strategy

Anyone want to make an estimate of BTC value assuming it is widely used as a currency everywhere in the world except those five markets?





i like your drift. Bitcoin in the center aka nucleus.
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April 30, 2015, 03:30:14 PM
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Just heard a nice little blurb regarding GS and Circle Funding on NPR.  Good stuff.
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April 30, 2015, 03:33:53 PM
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Nice graphic. Inference of course being trillions, i.e. btc at about 1 million USD, which by the way is the number Wences Casares has used (he is also featured in that article).

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April 30, 2015, 03:38:41 PM
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when will people finally figure out that changing a guy on top of the power-structure doesn't bring about any meaningful change? We've tried and tried and still can't seem to vote in the "right people", yet so many people still cling to this idea of "if only we could vote in the right, honest and competent politicians all would be well". I'd really love to see the most benevolent and competent of all people put into positions of power, just to prove once and for all that it doesn't change anything. And they call my anarchist fantasies naive...hey those are at least something we haven't tried a gazillion times yet!

Well to be fair, a few people figured that out in the late 1700s. Even in a monarchy where the top supposedly can command anything, it is really the bureaucratic machine that determines everything. Even an economy in the late renaissance period was too large for any one king to actually understand and control. Today I don't think a president even has enough hours in a year to be briefed on all the various aspect of our economy, let alone have enough understanding to do anything meaningful. The top really only has time to implement and push through a few pet projects and almost always this expands government.

And in the US the top having very little actual control is suppose to be OK and by design. In a constitutional republic where power is balanced between the states and the federal gov, the federal level is quite limited by what it can do. So it doesn't matter that the top (i.e. the President) has little actual control, because decision making is distributed throughout the system, and largely pushed out to local governments. This worked really well for ~100 years.

But then the federal level took a tremendous amount of power over time, however the top still has very little actual control. This is what has created today's mess where the federal government is simply out of control. The bureaucratic machine has no check against it, the states can't stop it and the President can't stop it. Which is why we are quickly moving into a surveillance police state. It will all continue until the state runs out of money, which will only happen AFTER we have all been picked dry.
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April 30, 2015, 04:15:21 PM
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i like your drift. Bitcoin in the center aka nucleus.

The only material thing... like a stone dropped into some fluid or some charge in a field. The stuff around it? Just ripples.

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April 30, 2015, 04:21:09 PM
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i like your drift. Bitcoin in the center aka nucleus.

The only material thing... like a stone dropped into some fluid or some charge in a field. The stuff around it? Just ripples.


....and those ripples, weaken in amplitude!
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April 30, 2015, 04:58:10 PM
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Just read the NYT article on Bitcoin & Argentina. Quite a large piece devoted to Wences' story and the timeline of him evangelising to Silicon Valley friends (paypal, linkedin, microsoft heads) during March 2013. Coinciding with the Cyprus event, that conference may have triggered his disciplies  into buying in and been responsible for the explosive upshot from $2-$36-$266

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/03/magazine/how-bitcoin-is-disrupting-argentinas-economy.html?_r=0

Interesting quote

“The power of friction-free transactions over the Internet will unleash the typical forces of consolidation and globalization, and we will end up with six digital currencies: US Dollar, euro, Yen, Pound, Renminbi and Bitcoin.” -- Charlie Songhurst, Microsoft’s head of corporate strategy

Anyone want to make an estimate of BTC value assuming it is widely used as a currency everywhere in the world except those five markets?





Really nice work Peter.
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April 30, 2015, 05:13:13 PM
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Gold just dipped 22% in a few minutes!  Shocked
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April 30, 2015, 05:21:26 PM
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and now both collapses haha

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April 30, 2015, 05:26:31 PM
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Gold just dipped 22% in a few minutes!  Shocked

2.2% maybe?
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April 30, 2015, 06:28:37 PM
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oh my, more dumpage.
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April 30, 2015, 06:59:11 PM
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Dow accelerating to the downside.  Catching down to the Transports now.

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April 30, 2015, 08:10:32 PM
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tomorrow's gonna be a big day:

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April 30, 2015, 08:17:05 PM
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If you own a computer with either AMD or Intel CPU's that include IOMMU instruction sets, then you actually already own hardware that can isolate it's components (although it's not designed for security specifically, it can be employed to do so).

But with comment like this: "Without a specific hardware marker (like a ‘secure mode’ light) on the device we need to find ways of proving to the user that they are using a trusted display."

I wouldn't take these people seriously. C'mon. That's the same quality of "proving to the user that they are using a trusted [ x ]" that Apple or WhatsApp would employ. It's like putting a holographic sticker on the case with the text: "Double, Super SecurifiedTM. Honest. No, really"

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April 30, 2015, 08:17:19 PM
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^^^looks like the market went into distribution mode back in December.
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April 30, 2015, 08:28:50 PM
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i like your drift. Bitcoin in the center aka nucleus.

Isn't the nucleus where apoptosis begins from?  Cheesy

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April 30, 2015, 08:33:10 PM
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Bitcoin lookin good:





MACD turning back up:



ask wall collapse:

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April 30, 2015, 08:36:28 PM
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Any idea what is accounting for this very steady transaction growth? Shopping? Dark markets? Gambling? Some kind of game?
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Any idea what is accounting for this very steady transaction growth? Shopping? Dark markets? Gambling? Some kind of game?
A good read on the subject here:

http://www.ofnumbers.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Slicing-data.pdf
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