The Satoshi Nakamoto Institute was founded in November 2013 by Michael Goldstein, Daniel Krawisz and Pierre Rochard of the Mises Circle at the University of Texas to preserve and continue the crypto-anarchist and Cypherpunk tradition of which Bitcoin is a…

The Coming Demise of the Altcoins (And What You Can Do to Hasten It)

What falleth, that shall one also push!

Bitcoin Has No Image Problem

The best way to improve Bitcoin’s image is simply to improve the Bitcoin economy.

I’m Hoarding Bitcoins, and No You Can’t Have Any

The real hero is the hoarder.

How Tor Works

Join the Mises Circle for a discussion about the inner workings of the Internet anonymizing network Tor. We will talk about the encryption methods involved as well as how Tor succeeds and where it falls short in establishing online privacy,…

Why Bitcoin Will Continue to Grow

For now at least, Bitcoin’s present trend is self-reinforcing with no equilibrium in sight.

I Love Bitcoin’s Volatility

Those who worry about Bitcoin’s volatility fail to understand what it actually means for Bitcoin.