Money

Does Bitcoin Actually Solve a Problem? Members Public

Before we can evaluate if and how Bitcoin is worth any value, we must first acknowledge and agree that there are problems worth solving.

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Bitcoin

A Bitcoin 101 Console App Demo Using C#, .NET, and NBitcoin on the RegTest Network Members Public

This article is a 101 level walkthrough of getting started programming on top of the Bitcoin network with Windows, .NET, C#, and the NBitcoin library. There is a lot to learn when starting on Bitcoin.  I work most with C#/.NET/Windows and whenever possible like “seeing” things on the

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Money

A Brief Look at Government and Money Members Public

With the recent events in Canada, it is worth a brief investigation of how governments have controlled the flow and supply of money throughout the world and throughout history.  (cover photo by sebastiaan stam on Unsplash) Canada (2022) Trudeau invokes the Emergencies Act and authorizes banks the ability to immediately

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Money

$AMZN - a Buy in 2022? Price Target, Models, and More Members Public

It has been a rough start to 2022 so far for Amazon and many of the other major tech stocks. After a whopping 73% gain in 2020, Amazon was relatively flat in 2021 while the S&P saw a 27% gain during the same period. What lies ahead for Amazon this year (2022)?

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Computers

Money Fundamentals - Who is to Blame for Inflation? Members Public

This article offers a look into the fundamentals of money - it's history, how basic economics work in conjunction with money, how money is created in the United States, and what tools our government (Federal Reserve) has for managing the money supply.

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Money