(as of Mar 21,2021 14:46:35 UTC – Particulars)
“Tech author Roberts debuts with a page-turning account of the rise of cryptocurrency alternate Coinbase from the Y Combinator startup incubator to turning into a ‘pillar of the bigger crypto economic system.'” — Writer’s Weekly
For a second late in 2018, one bitcoin, which bodily quantities to a couple electrons blipping on a tiny little bit of silicon, was price $20,000—the similar as a pound of gold. Libertarian technologists who believed bitcoin could be the inspiration of a brand new world order noticed the second as an apotheosis. Everybody else noticed a bubble. Everybody else was proper, and the bubble burst. However bitcoin survived, and the battle for its soul rages on.
Kings of Crypto drops us into the unfolding drama, tracing the rise, fall, and rebirth of cryptocurrency by the experiences of main gamers throughout the globe. We comply with Silicon Valley entrepreneur Brian Armstrong and the turbulent rocket journey of his startup, Coinbase, as he tries to take bitcoin mainstream whereas combating off hackers, thieves, and zealots. Creator Jeff John Roberts keenly observes the world of digital currencies and what occurs when startups attempt to disrupt the world of excessive finance. Clear explanations of crypto expertise are woven into an incredible panorama stuffed with meme-fueled startup hijinks, hacking (a lot hacking!), shady traders, authorities investigations, billionaire bros and their Lambos, and closed-door conferences with Jamie Dimon.
That is the shocking story of the origins of cryptocurrency and the way it’s altering cash eternally.
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