"it was recommended to me by one of the VCs that invested in my first startup - unfortunately a bit late. it was like reading the post-mortem for my startup, except it was all written before we ever started.
_Don't do this, because that will happen._ Oh, crap, that's what we did, and that's what happened. [..] When we finally turned things around, I gave all the credit directly to this book. It is that good."
@jb55 Its a phenomenon that is already occurring. Distressed nations with rapidly devaluing currency have found utility in #bitcoin - I believe this is the "nose of the camel" so to speak before the trickle becomes a flood. Also, I suspect that Japan or other #bitcoin friendly nations may have started to slowly accumulate some on their own. I have no evidence, just a hunch. We'll see how it goes.
@jb55 Wrt where we are on the bitcoin adoption curve, if there are 22m bitcoin wallets, and we are following a maximalist path where a significant amount of the globe adopts, I would argue you are not even into the "Early Adopters" phase whatever that means per the maths.
Your posts got me curious and I'm going to checkout Crossing the Chasm.
@jb55 I don’t believe bitcoin is out of the innovators phase.