Article: Bitcoin is green technology

Blockchain, Crypto

Bitcoin is green technology

Is Bitcoin a wasteful use of energy?

Of course not! Every system has financial and ecological costs, but how many systems are measuring practical ROI?

People focus on Bitcoin’s consumption, but not Visa’s, for example. Have you considered what Bitcoin can create per kilowatt compared to what the centralized economy can do with the same kilowatt? All systems have consumption which is repurposed in the attempt to create extra value so that efficiencies can be sold to the world in order to make profit. But the real question should be if there’s more profit to be made by using Bitcoin as a tool for efficiency rather than other existing solutions.

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Article: Decentralized Finance Is Building A New Financial System

Blockchain, Crypto, Decentralized Internet, Money

Decentralized Finance Is Building A New Financial SystemDecentralized Finance Is Building A New Financial System

DeFi challenges this centralized financial system by disempowering middlemen and gatekeepers, and empowering everyday people via peer-to-peer exchanges.

“Decentralized finance is an unbundling of traditional finance,” says Rafael Cosman, CEO and co-founder of TrustToken. “DeFi takes the key elements of the work done by banks, exchanges and insurers today—like lending, borrowing and trading—and puts it in the hands of regular people.”

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