March 2013 Blog Posts (2)

Shall we introduce a charge for TurboCASH

For 10 years we have given TurboCASH away for free. We are mulling over making a small annual charge.

Any suggestions?

Added by Philip Copeman on March 15, 2013 at 16:56 — 3 Comments

The Beer Tax

This is still a classic . An oldie but goodie

tax system explained in beer



Suppose that once a week, ten men go out for beer and the bill for all

ten comes to £100.



If they paid their bill the way we pay our taxes, it would go something

like this.



The first four men (the poorest)…

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Added by Philip Copeman on March 5, 2013 at 10:21 — 3 Comments

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I have a farm in Africa

Posted by Philip Copeman on April 21, 2018 at 19:27 0 Comments

... and then they want to take the land back without compensation? The idea is preposterous.
Land only has value if you can keep another African off it. Land only has value if you have complete tenure, right down to the freedom to dispose of the asset.
Naive attempts to directly tax the ownership of Land…
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Blockchain Explained

Posted by Philip Copeman on December 30, 2017 at 8:41 1 Comment

Why blockchaine?

You just want to make invoices and collect you money. Why are we so excited about bloackchain here at the TurboCASH Project?

If you are confused by all the terms and don't know what the fuss is about.try this simple explanation in a browser.

https://anders.com/blockchain/…

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The Case against Bitcoin

Posted by Philip Copeman on December 5, 2017 at 16:44 0 Comments

Will blockchain be enduring? – of course. Will Bitcoin be enduring? - not likely.





Unless you are familiar with the terminology of blockchain, having an argument about its future is like arguing with a physicist about the Big Bang. Right now the myopia caused by ignorance centres the crpyto discussion on Bitcoin, store of value and speculative demand. The real delivery of money, the medium of exchange and the unit of account that blockchain brings to anything from IOT…

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Crypto Currencies

Posted by Philip Copeman on October 25, 2017 at 11:53 3 Comments

Economist Dawie Roodt takes the typical neoliberal line on Crypto Currencies. This would be the expected response of an economist who's salary depends on pleasing his big business bosses.

Dawie, Crypto Currencies are not some parochial kids idea, they stand somewhere between a new internet protocol and a digital pitch fork revolution.…

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