Posted: Dec 08, 2018 6:18 pm
by Macdoc
Jamest its been discussed on this forum extensively should you have used the search function :roll:

http://www.rationalskepticism.org/post2 ... n#p2622375

My associate/investor is in the bitcoin business not as a speculator.
There is lots of applications for blockchain that are emerging.

Settling of high speed financial transactions securely could save many millions of dollars and cost a lot of jobs so the technology is certainly viable but TBD.

Bitcoin mining just now cannot be profitable at certain levels and those heavily invested in farms in Iceland etc are hurting.

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