Humankind’s knowledge of silver was almost certainly prehistoric, taking its place alongside the awareness and use of gold and copper. Early on it may have been more rare than gold, because – even today – it is most often found and necessarily processed in connection with copper, lead or zinc, […]
Money and Economies
Most people believe that risk and reward go hand in hand. In other words, in order to reap a large reward, one must also risk a great deal. So, for example, if seeking to double or triple your money, then – should your analysis (or the execution of your trading […]
“For want of a nail, the shoe was lost; For want of the shoe, the horse was lost, For want of the horse, the rider was lost, For want of the rider, the battle was lost, For want of the battle, the kingdom was lost, And all from the want […]
Understanding the Artificial Economy (Youtube.com Video from Comprehensive Research Inc.)
LODE Community members, as always, finding great articles for you to see and learn a bit more everyday. This is a great documentary about Bitcoin produced by 100thMonkeyChannel on Youtube , check it out.
Right now, affairs in just about any activity, any place on the globe, are contentious to say the least. It may be difficult for even an optimist to see, but the shift of multiple paradigms, brings with it the potential for transformative and lasting benefit to those willing to rise […]
Looking at how “states”, compared to individuals around the world seem to have gained the upper hand, the idea of our holding onto more than a small amount of freedom and privacy may at first appear hopeless. Take for example, Mexico’s implementation of biometric ID this year for every resident, […]
Paul Grignon’s 47-minute animated presentation of “Money as Debt” tells in very simple and effective graphic terms what money is and how it is being created. It is an entertaining way to get the message out.
Since the big break last January from around US$20,000 apiece (with some overseas exchanges briefly notching higher levels, the Bitcoin price (and by definition the entire crypto-asset space) has been working its way to the downside on a fairly consistent basis. After briefly holding around $11,000, it proceeded drop like […]
There’s a common saying among accomplished martial arts instructors of long standing (this also applies to law enforcement), that for each technique we teach, there’s a counter. For every counter, there’s a new technique. This seems to be what’s going on big-time regarding cybertheft in Mexico right now. Except […]