AN INTERVIEW WITH Michael Terpin, Mr. Terpin is the co-founder of BitAngels, a digital currency angel investor group.
Is that all there is? Is that all there is? If that’s all there is, my friends, then keep on dancing.” – Peggy Lee
This week, we received yet another in what seems to be an endless parade of warnings, from yet another central bank or government body, about the alleged dangers of “virtual currency” – the preferred term used by such groups for digital currencies such as bitcoin (perhaps because the term “virtual” makes them seem even less real, a cross between a videogame and a rewards program gone bad). Remarkably, the report also called out cute little Dogecoin and bent-on-compliance XRP (aka Ripple).