Nouriel Roubini Says Facebook’s GlobalCoin Has ‘Nothing to Do With Crypto’
Noted economist Nouriel Roubini has said Facebook's soon-to-be unveiled cryptocurrency is not really crypto or blockchain.
A CNBC contributor said the U.S. government wouldn't stomach losing the dollar's supremacy to bitcoin. Others say "the ship has sailed" on an outright ban.
For all of bitcoin’s promise of being the world’s first decentralized, peer-to-peer cryptocurrency, 65 percent of the total hash power resides in China, according to a recent report by CoinShares Research.
The NYU economist also warned bitcoin could "collapse" if Tether and Bitfinex are indicted this year.
Dr. Doom and the BitMEX CEO "Tangle In Taipei" in a set of videos.
The anti-bitcoin NYU professor debated the founder of BitMEX. It didn't go well.