Thursday, November 28, 2013

Bitcoin Is Doomed to Fail   

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Edward Hadas, writing for the New York Times: Bitcoin exemplifies some of the problems of private money: Its value is uncertain, its legal status is unclear, and it could easily become valueless if users lose faith. Besides, if bitcoin ever … Continue reading →

Monday, October 21, 2013

Warren Buffett investment advice, c. 1975   

Finance

Zachary Seward, writing for Quartz: In 1975, shortly after joining the board of the Washington Post Company, Warren Buffett wrote a letter to the chairman and chief executive, Katherine Graham. He had some advice as to how the company should … Continue reading →