Tag: Mr. Robot

“Mr. Robot’s E-Coin” Notes Major Gains Over Bitcoin

Even though E-Coin started out as a mere joke in the world of cryptocurrency, the project is still going strong. Fans of the “Mr. Robot” TV show will be all too familiar with this new “currency”. Amid the current market volatility, E-Coin is the only cryptocurrency to have noted any significant gains over the past few days. At its peak, it was even up by as much as 332.22%, although things …
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Bitcoin in Pop Culture: Top 3 Television References

A good gauge of how well a new technology or product is being received by the public, is to note its references in Pop Culture. Analyzing how movies, television, art, and news -which I consider to be a form of pop culture as it is generated content meant for modern and ephemeral consumption- can be an accurate reflection of the current underlying views of that technology or product. Bitcoin has …
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E-Corp CEO Twitter Account Is Very Vocal About Bitcoin

One of the more amusing bits of news this week comes in the form of a new Twitter account. While millions of people use the platform on a daily basis, a new account has been set up to represent Philip Price, CEO of E-Corp. Cryptocurrency users who watch Mr. Robot will be all too familiar with that name. E-Corp CEO Profile Tweets Some Interesting Things The second season of Mr. …
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Plenty of Bitcoin References In “Leaked” Season Two Episode of Mr. Robot

The new season of popular TV Show Mr. Robot is almost upon us. A “bridging” episode between the end of season one and the upcoming season aired about a week ago. For people who have paid close attention to detail, the number of Bitcoin references in this episode was amazing.  Interestingly enough, the “doom scenario” pictured in that episode is not that unlikely. Mr. Robot Paints An Interesting Bitcoin Future …
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