Episode 119 – New Zealand Bans Butt-hurt

India’s Central Bank and the bitcoin boogieman. Bitcoin ATMs have got it all wrong according to Andreas Antonopoulos. New Zealand is looking to ban butt-hurt. Darren’s Censorship special covers international censorship stories. Venezuela closes boarders. Student Loans could be a bad investment as many students never graduate. The bitcoin blockchain debate continues.

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Show Notes:

Traditional Markets

Gold down to 1134

Silver down to 14.59

DOW up to 16643

OIL big jump up to 45.33

30 year rises to 2.9103%

 

Crypto Markets

BTC 227

LTC  drops to  2.78

Dash slightly down 2.57

Ether remains steady at 1.32

 

Rundown

India Central Bankers talk about Bitcoin

http://www.coindesk.com/indian-central-bankers-go-public-with-bitcoin-views/

Andreas A talks about Bitcoin ATMs

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/21732/andreas-antonopoulos-thinks-bitcoin-atms-need-completely-redesigned/

American of 17 years sentenced to 17 years for managing twitter feed for ISIS

http://gizmodo.com/17-year-old-american-sentenced-to-eleven-years-in-priso-1727210080

New Zealand passes law outlawing causing emotional distress on the internet

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/07/01/nz_swings_banhammer_at_trolls/

Twitter censored deleted tweets of politicians

http://www.theverge.com/2015/8/24/9196969/twitter-shuts-down-politwoops-diplotwoops

India shuts down mobile internet access during protests

http://thenextweb.com/in/2015/08/26/india-just-turned-off-mobile-internet-for-67-million-citizens-amid-protests-in-ahmedabad/

Princeton offers course on Bitcoin and Crypto currency technology through corsera  

https://www.coursera.org/course/bitcointech

Bitcoin exchange launching in Iran

http://bravenewcoin.com/news/irans-first-bitcoin-exchange-launching/

Board Closings in Venezuela http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/freshman-year/billions-taxpayer-dollars-go-students-who-dont-graduate-analysis-finds-n412431

http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/08/29/world/americas/ap-lt-venezuela-colombia-border.html?_r=0

Billions go to the education of students that don’t graduate

http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/freshman-year/billions-taxpayer-dollars-go-students-who-dont-graduate-analysis-finds-n412431

News

Blockchain

http://insidebitcoins.com/news/block-size-debate-takes-turn-f2pool-rejects-xt-adopts-bip100-instead/34533

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