For this months meetup we are featuring a special guest speaker, Burt Wagner. Burt was one of the very first targets by the feds cracking down on peer to peer bitcoin trading.
Ten years ago today (October 31st) someone going by the name Satoshi Nakamoto published a paper titled "Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System".
An Iranian general has strongly hinted that the country could soon turn to cryptocurrencies as a way to evade international financial sanctions.
There are several ways to add layers of anonymity to bitcoin cash (BCH) transactions such as using a VPN or shuffling coins with mixers. One way to anonymize when using the BCH chain is by utilizing free Tor software while transacting online.
BTC is poised to make its Ethereum debut. An initiative involving several decentralized exchanges (DEXs) as well as crypto-custodians Bitgo will introduce "BTC-backed" WBTC, with the W standing for "wrapped." When WBTC launches in January 201
The economic analysis of crime starts with one simple assumption: Criminals are rational. A mugger is a mugger…because that profession makes him better off, by his own standards, than any other alternative available to him…. If muggers are ration
On Oct. 16, Elise de Loos from Cashpay Solutions launched a new video website called Xhoneybadger.com, a platform that utilizes bitcoin cash for ad revenue that's shared with its users. Basically, Xhoneybadger members are paid in tokens called hone
On Monday, Oct. 22, a new Bitcoin Cash-powered social media application called Hivr launched in beta form. The platform, available for Android devices, features a wallet, native tipping, posting to a social news feed, instant messaging and more.
A brief Explenation of CTOR (Canonical Transaction Ordering) and Graphene.
The Bitcoin Cash hard fork slated for Nov. 15 is getting closer and network participants are preparing for the upgrade in several ways. On Oct. 22, the mining initiative SV-Pool, supported by Nchain and the firm's chief scientist Craig Wright, anno
All sorts of strategies should be tried to combat this oppression. And I think one of those strategies should be pitting state governments against the federal government... They could start creating value for their citizens by securing the economic
Topics include: what is money? natural anarchy, the origins of Vaultoro, after Mt Gox an exchange with ultimate transparency, Bitcoin and gold work to replace fiat, Bitcoin/gold price discovery, an upcoming membership token, Tether's insecurity, secu
Fidelity Investments has announced the launch of a new company dedicated to providing cryptocurrency services including custody and trade execution. The services will be available to institutional investors such as hedge funds, family offices, and ma
Scott Nelson and Christian Fioravanti (MarketAngel.io) Course on Cryptocurrency For Beginners: How to Invest in the Future of Money and the Internet, Without Losing Your Shirt - Dr. Phranq Tamburri, NMD = Trump Report (VIDEO)
Bitcoin payment processor BitPay has announced that merchants may now accept settlement in USD-pegged cryptocurrency "stablecoins" Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and USD Coin (USDC), providing them with the ability to denominate their operations in cryptoc
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) has ascribed a bizarre definition to bitcoin in a caustically worded article on its website published on Wednesday, Oct. 10.
'Grace', the religious organization of the local evangelical community, has been taking advantage of lower prices offered to private consumers to mint digital coins. However, the region's utility company says it should pay more because of the e
Finance professor John Griffin, along with his doctoral student companion, Amin Shams, were the two academics that drew market-moving conclusions about bitcoin last year, while the digital currency was trading around $20,000.
Ten years after the financial crisis of 2008, an artist known as Nelson Saiers has placed his latest artwork across the street from the New York Federal Reserve building in the financial district.
Original Crypto Coin is relaunching as a new "gun friendly" digital currency called TUSC.
Online automotive parts store, Newparts, said on Monday that it will start accepting payment in seven cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin core (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH). The U.S. dealer, which has a catalog of over one million parts, says cryptocu
"On Oct 13, 3:00 CDT I will be doing a 51% attack against the cryptocurrency Einsteinium," began the call-to-arms. As promises go, this one was as bold as it was brazen. The anonymous attacker has promised to assume majority hashrate control of a
Bitcoin Core developer Jimmy Song has caused controversy by suggesting that bitcoin enthusiasts would be better off using credit cards as a means of payment. He described this strategy as being "more rational and convenient" than making multiple
Note: This is part 4 in a multi-part article series exploring rehypothecation and commingling in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency markets. Part 1 and part 2 are interviews with Caitlin Long and parts 3 and 4 ask the question, "How did we get to a p
Former Grammy and Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards nominee Soulja Boy has become the latest celebrity seeking to associate themselves with cryptocurrency after releasing his new single, 'Bitcoin'.
All of those new crypto-focused hedge funds hoping to extract profits from volatile cryptocurrencies are about to be very disappointed.
Bitcoin.com recently organized a long-awaited debate between controversial Bitcoin evangelist Roger Ver and the founder of Litecoin, Charlie Lee wherein the two giants discussed their thoughts and ideas regarding the "Lightning Network" amongst m
Ernie has weird dream after reading FP Dispatches from 10 yrs ago - Tim Picciott (Crypto Self Direct; The Liberty Advisor) In Studio on Bitcoin Investing; contrarian take on the economic data - Gabriel Vadasz (Retainr) legal representation usi
On September 29, Bitcoin Cash enthusiast Donald Mulders wrote an interesting post on the social media network Yours.org.
Gold traders are now extremely bearish on the price of gold bullion. It's a sign that the price of the yellow metal will likely jump.