RT @bascule: It’s 2032: the Internet now runs at dialup speeds because the rest of the bandwidth is used for blockchains. We’ve gone back to candles because electricity that was used for lighting is now used for mining. 2D gaming is back in because GPUs are too expensive.

http://twitter.com/jbenno/status/955483037210480640 RT @bascule: It’s 2032: the Internet now runs at dialup speeds because the rest of the bandwidth is used for blockchains. We’ve gone back to candles because electricity that was used for lighting is now used for mining. 2D gaming is back in because GPUs are too expensive. January 22, 2018 at 05:51PM

RT @ofnumbers: Regarding “stablecoins,” consider this: all of the major cryptocurrencies have been built by techies and geeks, not economists. And as a result, all of the major coins suck at being useful for actual economic activity, so… we end up needing a “stablecoin.”

http://twitter.com/jbenno/status/955451793525354496 RT @ofnumbers: Regarding “stablecoins,” consider this: all of the major cryptocurrencies have been built by techies and geeks, not economists.

And as a result, all of the major coins suck at being useful for actual economic activity, so… we end up needing a “stablecoin.” January 22, 2018 at 03:47PM