Title

Bitcoin Will Eat Itself: More Contradictions of (Digital) Libertarianism

Document Type

Article

Original Publication Date

2013

Journal/Book/Conference Title

uncomputing

Date of Submission

September 2014

Abstract

Bitcoin (BTC), the much in-the-news and up-for-government-discussion cryptocurrency favored by Deep Web drug markets, libertarians, anarchists and would-be assassins everywhere, has been on a tear recently, and as of yesterday has hit an all-time high (albeit briefly) of more than USD $900 mark. It’s not hard to find—in fact it’s difficult to avoid—cyberlibertarians of all...

Rights

all rights reserved

Is Part Of

VCU English Publications

Recommended Citation

Golumbia, David. 2013. "Bitcoin Will Eat Itself: More Contradictions of (Digital) Libertarianism." Uncomputing blog (Nov 19). http://www.uncomputing.org/?p=237.