For the privileged few

Tether’s new trading platform will finally allow traders to directly “redeem” tethers for dollars. So long as they’ve got a minimum of $100,000 in the bank.


Bitcoin, as those of you who are now bankrupt will know, is falling apart at the seams, along with most of the other currencies (besides Ripple). Overnight, Bitcoin managed to sink to a new low, at $4,500, knocking a further $3 billion off the market. (Debrief lost $700 million—please send donations to [email protected]). So it […]

Daily Debrief. November 15, 2018.

It’s Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork day. And it’s still stupid. But it’s also important. Please read this so I can explain why. Please. For those living under a rock/living a regular, healthy life, the Bitcoin Cash community is riven with disagreements over today’s scheduled BCH software upgrade. Craig S. Wright, the chief scientist at research […]

Bitcoin Cash approaches reckoning

Partisan forces in Bitcoin Cash fracas mobilize ahead of hard fork. Shrem, one-upping the Winklevii, has assets unfrozen. Teachers busted for mining ETH.

Mutably preserved

After soaring up the iTunes charts, Apple disappeared Anthony Pompliano’s Off the Chain podcast—without warning or explanation—only to put it right back up within days.