Bitcoin and Gold are Not Green

“In the land of Green and Gold” — Magaliesburg, South Africa (StormSignal, 2015)

May 2021 Update

I felt compelled to add yet another update because the world of Bitcoin is anything but boring. In only a few months, the price of a bitcoin hit a new record high of almost $65,000. One theory for its latest rise is that Tesla, a company that has carefully curated its reputation as a leader of technological innovation, gave the cryptocurrency an endorsement by buying $1.5 billion of bitcoins in…