Perceptions and Understanding of Money 2020 — A note from Marco Streng

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Last year we set out to understand how well American’s understood money with our Perceptions of Money and Banking 2019 Report. 

Did they know what the US dollar was backed by? Did they understand fractional banking? Our results weren’t all that surprising. Many didn’t understand the basics of how our financial system worked. Our intention of doing this study wasn’t just to prove people didn’t understand money — it was to set a benchmark report that would be measured year over year. 

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Top 10 Books to Learn About Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency 

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We’re excited about the future of digital currency here at Genesis Mining, and we want you to be too. If you’re gone through our recommended TED Talks, watched our favorite documentaries, and started listening to the podcasts on our list, now’s the time to dig in with our top books about Bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrency.

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Top 10 Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Documentaries

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We’re excited about the future of digital currency here at Genesis Mining, and we want you to be too. We’ve collected our top ten favorite documentaries on Bitcoin for education and entertainment.

Learn about Satoshi Nakamoto’s paper that founded Bitcoin, and the mystery behind the anonymous creator. Journey along with a couple attempting to use only Bitcoin for 100 days. Get an education on the history of money and fiscal policy. Discover early innovators in the space and major events along Bitcoin’s timeline. See how Bitcoin is comparable to the early internet and hear about the ways it could reform society as we know it.

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Top 10 TED Talks to Learn About Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

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We’re excited about the future of digital currency here at Genesis Mining, and we want you to be too. Whether you’re first hearing the term “blockchain,” or you’ve been mining Bitcoin yourself for a while, there’s always more to learn. That’s why we’ve compiled our favorite TED Talks about blockchain and Bitcoin for you.

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Time is Money: Why Every Second Counts in Crypto Mining – by Marco Streng

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When I mentioned to a journalist that we were chartering 747’s to speed up the delivery of our miners — I didn’t think it was a big deal.

But as soon as I mentioned this fact, it quickly became the focus of the story which then spread across dozens of media outlets including Business Insider, Quartz, and many more.

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