[Discussion] Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency! Either it's going to disrupt everything and usher in a new era of artistic and consumer freedom, or it'll hasten the climate apocalypse while largely benefitting a tiny number of investors. Let's yell about it!

Oh, duh. You are totally right. I missed that completely. I thought he removed his post!

Is there some party I'm not seeing in this thread who is saying Tether is good?

Aetius wrote:

One of the biggest mistakes you can make in crypto is assuming that all cryptocurrencies are essentially similar.

I feel this needs repeating. And the same goes for a particular thing like an NFT. Don't assume one particular use case on one particular ledger is representative of the whole concept.

Mr Crinkle wrote:

Is there some party I'm not seeing in this thread who is saying Tether is good?

Given it is ~80% of the stablecoin market and intrinisic to the price of BTC, I think the state of Tether is very important to Cryptocurrency discussion. And it is sh*t. So very, very sh*t.