Sometimes people ask for my opinion:
August 27, 2014 – Spotlight – Satoshi Nakamoto Institute [NODE]
After a century of central banking, I think people underestimate the power of sound money to create peace and prosperity in an economy.
August 27, 2014 – Crypto Convos Ep. 5 with Michael Goldstein of the Satoshi Nakamoto Institute [YouTube]
July 25, 2014 – Michael Goldstein: Bitcoin Can Make the State Obsolete (PanAm Post)
Bitcoin is a global force for peace.
May 16, 2014 - What is the Satoshi Nakamoto Institute? (Liberty.me) [YouTube]
March 6, 2014 - Bitcoin Community Responds To Satoshi Nakamoto's 'Uncovering' With Disbelief, Anger, Fascination (Forbes)
…Goldstein argues that Nakamoto’s personal life and political opinions have little to do with Bitcoin’s current functioning.
February 12, 2014 – Computer science student gives talk on Bitcoin (The Daily Texan)
“With Bitcoin, you are your own bank,” Goldstein said.
January 27, 2014 – Bitcoin entrepreneur’s arrest highlights digital currency’s underworld link (WSJ MarketWatch)
Just a friendly reminder: don't launder money that uses a fully transparent unforgeable ledger. Use Federal Reserve Notes instead. #Bitcoin— Michael Goldstein (@Bitstein) January 27, 2014
October 30, 2013 – Michael Goldstein Explains How The Bitcoin Block Chain Enables Smart Property (Newfination) [YouTube]
October 22, 2013 – Bitcoin explained by UT student consultant, industry experts (The Horn)
“Bitcoin is a new, burgeoning technology and its volatility reflects the growth of the infrastructure, the growth of businesses, and the growth of use,” says Goldstein, who believes that the currency will become more stable over time.
October 21, 2013 – Michael Goldstein Talks About Smart Contracts On The Bitcoin Network (Newfination) [YouTube]
June 14, 2013 – Does encryption really shield you from government's prying eyes? (PCWorld)
“Whenever possible, I encrypt my communication,” [Goldstein] said.
June 6, 2013 – Austin Bitcoiners Bring Online Currency Offline, Into Stores (KUT)
“Goldstein says he hopes the currency catches on here in Austin, adding it could help smaller businesses like Brave New Books save on troublesome credit transactions.”