An Introduction to the Tether/Bitfinex Controversy

I RECENTLY RE-WROTE AND RE-WORKED THIS ARTICLE, YOU CAN FIND THE IMPROVED VERSION HERE. https://bennettftomlin.com/2021/08/08/tether-and-bitfinex-introduction/ https://anchor.fm/s/297d9b4/podcast/rss https://youtu.be/1bWegLXn7Mc Bitfinex is one of the historically largest Bitcoin exchanges and Tether is by far the largest stablecoin. Each potentially has significant influence over the industry on their own, and their interconnectedness makes this more of a concern. However, … Continue reading An Introduction to the Tether/Bitfinex Controversy

The Time Brock Pierce DMed Me

One of the best things about Twitter is all the different people that you get to meet and communicate with. For example, the founder of Tether (infamously sued for child sexual abuse and arrested in a house full of child pornography) would semi-regularly talk to several of us Tether skeptics in threads. In one he … Continue reading The Time Brock Pierce DMed Me