Busting Bitcoin Myths: The Lindy Effect

Busting Bitcoin Myths: The Lindy Effect

According to the widely-cited “Lindy effect” Wikipedia page, the future life expectancy of a technology or an idea is proportional to its current age. However, this is a non-scientific and statistically-invalid claim, which is often used by Bitcoin maximalists to back their claim that Bitcoin is more valid because it’s been around for longer.