A daily analysis of macroeconomics, bitcoin, geopolitics and big picture power shifts, hosted by Nathaniel Whittemore @nlw. The Breakdown is produced and distributed by CoinDesk.
No, Bitcoin's Flash Crash Wasn't Caused by Turkey or Money Laundering or China or Any Other FUD
Instead, the weekend’s rapid price action had its roots in over-leveraged traders.
A Point-by-Point Rebuttal of the Most Recent Bitcoin Environmental FUD
A reading of Nic Carter’s latest painstaking response to the New York Times’ recent hit job.
Here Are All the Institutions That Bought Bitcoin While You Weren't Paying Attention
A look at the news that flew under the radar this week.
Dogecoin: The Emperor of All Shitcoins and the Master of Memes
After a 9,392% run-up over the last three months, is there something about DOGE beyond the meme?
Why the Biden Administration Is Increasingly Concerned with China’s Digital Currency
A shifting global balance of power is causing a rethink in the U.S.’ relationship with cryptocurrency.
The Definitive Guide to Coinbase Going Public
From the company’s history to business model to controversy, it’s everything you need to know.