The Bitcoin FAQ

This audio FAQ was recorded with philosophy professor and prolific Bitcoin writer, Bradley Rettler. We go through as many of the frequently asked questions regarding Bitcoin as we can in a nearly 3 hour marathon. This is definitely one to share with friends and family!
We answer the following questions, and more...

How to view Bitcoin?
What is Bitcoin?
Who was Satoshi Nakamoto?
Was the Bitcoin distribution fair?

Why is Bitcoin so volatile?
Is Bitcoin’s volatility a problem?
PoW versus PoS
How to think about Bitcoin’s environmental impact?

Is Bitcoin for criminals?
Is Bitcoin backed by anything?
What kind of asset is Bitcoin?
Is Bitcoin a currency?