Episode 74 – Scandal, Innovation, and Government

A round-up of the scandals that came to light this week. A Venezuela currency default predicted by Harvard has caused a drop in bond prices. La’Zooz offers a blockchain based solution to transportation services. The FBI wants in on the newest encryption used by phone developers, compromising the overall security. The Stock Market drops while talk of Quantitative Easing 4 is hitting the media. More news from the Isle of Mann!

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This is an exciting episode.  Current issues are discussed including Coinlab and mtgox’s likely court battle, Max Keiser’s battle with the bankers, the proliferation of alternate chains.  A breakdown of China’s state television broadcast involving bitcoin is discussed.  Jerry even stops buy to discuss his well-meaning adventures on the bitcointalk.org forum.  The uncertainty of the current economic state of the world including central banks reaction with Quantitative easing.  It’s never a dull week when considering finance and bitcoin.