Wednesday, March 25, 2015
United States paper currency is so ubiquitous that to really look at its graphic design with fresh eyes requires some deliberate and focused attention. Pull a greenback out from your wallet (or look at a picture online) and really take it in.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Digital currency could reinvent traditional financial and social structures, and bring the world's billions of "unbanked" individuals into a new global economy.
Friday, January 09, 2015
Digital currencies have had little to no regulation. And that’s about to end.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Today on the show, how a New Hampshire hotel filled with boozing economists saved the global economy.
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
A leading investor thinks bitcoin is going to change the world. A prominent writer disagrees. They make a bet about what we'll be using for money in 2019.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Americans use debit cards more often than any other form of payment. Cash is still used more often than credit cards.
Friday, November 22, 2013
"This little baby — what my wife used to call my 'pretend money project' — is really going mainstream," says the chief scientist at the Bitcoin Foundation.
Tuesday, September 03, 2013
By Brian Wise
Great Britain is minting a new 50 pence coin to commemorate the centenary of the birth of composer Benjamin Britten.