The Age of Cryptocurrency kindle ½ Hardcover read

book The Age of Cryptocurrency

The Age of Cryptocurrency kindle ½ Hardcover read × Bitcoin became a buzzword overnight A cyber enigma with an enthusiastic following it pops up in headlines and fuels endless media debate You can apparently use it to buy anything from coffee to cars yet few people seem to truly understand what it is This raises the uestion Why sT has the power to eliminate jobs and to upend the concept of a nation state It implies above all monumental and wide reaching change for better and for worse But it is here to stay and you ignore it at your perilVigna and Casey demystify cryptocurrency its origins its function and what you need to know to navigate a cyber economy The digital currency world will look very different from the paper currency world; The Age of Cryptocurrency will teach you how to be ready Not a technical book at all this is an excellent review of the social and political ramifications of this new technology

ebook Å The Age of Cryptocurrency æ Paul Vigna

A revolution one that could reinvent traditional financial and social structures while bringing the world's billions of unbanked individuals into a new global economy Cryptocurrency holds the promise of a financial system without a middleman one owned by the people who use it and one safeguarded from the devastation of a 2008 type crashBut bitcoin the most famous of the cybermonies carries a reputation for instability wild fluctuation and illicit business; some fear i The Age of Cryptocurrency by Paul Vigna and Michael J Casey is a solid non technical introduction to Bitcoin and block chain technology This book covers the time period from the 1990s up through 2014 I recommend this book to anyone interested in reading a non technical introduction to Bitcoin and block chain up through 2014 Rating 4 out of 5 stars Notes Audiobook Narrated by Sean Pratt Length 14 hours and 17 minutes Unabridged Audiobook Release Date 2015 01 29 Publisher Gildan Media LLC

Paul Vigna æ The Age of Cryptocurrency ebook

The Age of CryptocurrencyBitcoin became a buzzword overnight A cyber enigma with an enthusiastic following it pops up in headlines and fuels endless media debate You can apparently use it to buy anything from coffee to cars yet few people seem to truly understand what it is This raises the uestion Why should anyone care about bitcoin?In The Age of Cryptocurrency Wall Street journalists Paul Vigna and Michael J Casey deliver the definitive answer to this uestion Cybermoney is poised to launch So I spent one night drunkenly debating Bitcoin and the Federal Reserve with my cousin in law And the reason I say this besides the obvious which is I'm a self absorbed person who just likes sharing is the book provides a pretty good foundation for having these drunken debates It was also fairly well written and while I feel like a dick for saying this it was perhaps too long