As the Bitcoin technology matures and gains wider adoption, issues such as regulation, centralization, and privacy concerns arise, potentially undermining the very principles that inspired its creation: a purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash that would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a financial institution.
Contemplating regulation, cheering up for bitcoin ETF or state and institutional adoption: all of these issues have far diverged from bitcoin's original vision. How could we have allowed this to happen?
Noisy keyboard warriors won't win us the real fight ahead of us: The Crypto Wars 2.0. How to arm up?
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Cypherpunks don't care about regulation.
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