New York University economist and bitcoin-hater Nouriel Roubini has come out of hiding to take a swipe at crypto exchanges. It’s been a while since the notorious bitcoin basher has taken to Twitter to flame bitcoin. Something about a tweet by the BitMEX exchange raised Roubini’s ire. When BitMEX announced its bitcoin derivatives volume had reached $1 billion in open interest, the professor unleashed one of his characteristically scathing polemics. Continue reading Nouriel Roubini Out of Hiding Provokes BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes
In the early days, Bitcoin was often inaccurately considered to be an anonymous digital currency. We now know that’s not true. Bitcoin is pseudonymous in nature, not anonymous, highly transparent, and can be easily tracked through blockchain forensics tracking. Whether or not the pseudonymity is good or bad depends on who you ask. While blockchain forensics tracking can be used to track cryptocurrency, individuals can easily employ a number of
practices to improve their anonymity. Continue reading Hiding Cryptocurrency Assets – Just How Easy Is It?