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@rickpastoor Helder verhaal, dank voor het delen @rickpastoor - ik was een van de meer recente aanmeldingen voor het membership! Dit ook met het oog op het event donderdag. Vind die nog wel plaats en zo ja, waar kan ik me aanmelden?
Since when do the default Camera apps have QR-scanner capability? Makes a lot of sense, but there was a time you needed an app for that!
@ysamjo (3/2) ...the numbers made the article interesting though, and the use of 'deadweight loss' to explain this. Main takeaway for me: authors will experiment with bundling and/or creating plans (price differentiation). Not sure if substack supports the latter as a feature
@ysamjo ,which has to do with a person being interested in a newsletter but not enough to justify paying the regular price. These 'on the fence' readers convert with extra newsletters in a bundle (2/2)
Citizen initiative ‘Ons Geld’ (Our Money) succeeds in getting this key topic on the political agenda. See the money system ‘round table’ discussion in the Dutch House of Representatives in the video here:
While reading the MoneyLab Reader, I stumbled upon an article by Beat Weber, going into the contexts where Bitcoin or other complementary currencies are actually attractive in the presence of traditional (fiat)currencies: Complementary currencies can work if they are able … Lees verder
Positive Money launched their book Modernising Money at the conference with the same name, which took place on January 26. The book is on sale from now on, I have had the opportunity to read and review an early copy of … Lees verder
In case you are interested in ‘the economics game’, the intersection of new media, markets the money system and emerging phenomena like Bitcoin, I highly recommend the PhD-thesis Monopoly Moneys [PDF alert] by media theorist Rushkoff, now it is available … Lees verder
Currency (money) as a derivative of another currency, namely (sustainable) energy, #interesting but actually also a very old idea: “Apparently Buckminster Fuller was first in 1969 to recommend, in his book Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, that a global currency … Lees verder
“Freeing People to Transact on Their Own Terms. Bitcoin Foundation standardizes, protects and promotes the use of Bitcoin cryptographic money for the benefit of users worldwide.”
It is common knowledge that many Internet phenomena such as weblogs and Twitter and other complex systems, are scale-free networks exhibiting a power law distribution. For a while I was wondering whether Bitcoin would also exhibit such a long tailed distribution, … Lees verder
Ok, je kunt dus Bitcoins maken via cryptografie, maar #compost also does the job.. Bron
Alweer twee jaar geleden zag ik dit monoloog van Rob Wijnberg, die nog steeds relevant is, wellicht nu nog meer dan toen: Net als antropoloog David Graeber in zijn boek Debt: the first 5.000 years, herinnert ook Wijnberg ons eraan … Lees verder