Oil, gas and mining

Down the Rabbit Hole: Will the Drop in Oil Prices Impact Bitcoin Mining?

In this first edition of a new segment we’re calling, Down the Rabbit Hole, Andreas dives into a question that has been on his mind. In this video Andreas explores the question, will the recent drop in oil prices have a material impact of Bitcoin mining?

This question is from the Patreon Q&A session which took place on April 25th, 2020. If you want early-access to talks and a chance to ask questions in the monthly live Q&As with Andreas, become a Community Builder on Patreon:

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Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a best-selling author, speaker, educator, and highly sought after expert in Bitcoin and open blockchain technologies. Andreas has written two best-selling technical books for programmers, “Mastering Bitcoin” and “Mastering Ethereum”. He has published “The Internet of Money” series of books, which focus on the social, political, and economic importance and implications of these technologies. He is known for making complex subjects easy to understand and highlighting both the positive and negative impacts these technologies can have on our global societies.

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Listen to the “Unscrypted” Podcast:
MASTERING BITCOIN, 2nd Edition:
Translations of MASTERING BITCOIN:
MASTERING ETHEREUM:

THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v1:
THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v2:
THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v3:

Translations of THE INTERNET OF MONEY:
Spanish, ‘Internet del Dinero’ (v1) –
German, ‘Das Internet des Geldes’ (v1) –
German, ‘Das Internet des Geldes’ (v2) –
French, ‘L’internet de l’argent’ (v1) –
Vietnamese, ‘Internet Của Tiền Tệ’ (v1) –

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