24 Oct '12, 10pm

OCaml library for Bitcoin. Interesting perspective on Bitcoin included.

We are very far from the sci-fi scenario described above, however, which is mostly why there are several different schools of economic thought with often diametrically opposed predictions and solutions (perhaps I'm being overly charitable towards economists as a class, though; I reckon their most significant disagreements have more to do with the blinders of ideology than the genuine fog of a protoscience). Personally, I find that the most compelling argument is made by those who argue against the viability of a deflationary currency. The reasoning is fairly simple: suppose Bitcoin starts to gain some traction, and becomes useful beyond the need to buy Alpaca socks. Being limited in supply, one should expect Bitcoins to increase sharply in value. However, Bitcoins are more than just run-of-the-mill scarce, as total production is hard-capped at about 21 million coins (a num...

Full article: http://nleyten.com/post/2012/10/24/Announcing-OCaml-bitco...

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