25 Oct '14, 6pm

Bitcoin Book Seeks to Debunk Myth with Math

Bitcoin Book Seeks to Debunk Myth with Math

The latest book by financial crime journalist and fiction author Jeffrey Robinson is making its way around bitcoin missionaries, mercenaries and visionaries following its release last month. BitCon: The Naked Truth About Bitcoin is a critical evaluation of the fantasy and fallacy of the dreamers and journalists that brought bitcoin to notoriety. Its reporting covers all manner of bitcoin debate – the currency, the commodity, the technology, the crime, the scandal, the business, the politics, the regulation, the economics – offering the bitcoin skeptics’ usual condemnations of the currency, but backed by numbers. So when asked for whom the book was written, Robinson said: “I always write for me, and it’s the bitcoin book that I would want to read if I were thinking of spending my money on bitcoins or getting involved.” He added that the bitcoin media and its darlings “don't...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-book-seeks-debunk-myth-math/

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