1/ I just found about @nntaleb's new (draft) paper on bitcoin. It reveals how easy it is to miss the whole point of bitcoin even if you get to understand some of its most complex features. https://www.docdroid.net/1aMGDoN/bitcoin-currencies-and-bubbles-pdf
3/ Bitcoin depends no more "on the existence of miners for perpetuity" in order to secure new transactions than gold does on vaults, guarded convoys or trusted third parties to transfer its ownership.
Bitcoin Maston Instance