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Vivid History: 'How Money Got Free' Is the Untold Story of Bitcoin

Vivid History: 'How Money Got Free' Is the Untold Story of Bitcoin

An early bitcoin developer and entrepreneur, Alex Waters served as COO and CIO for bitcoin exchange startup BitInstant. Later going on to start several bitcoin ventures, he was also at… Read more »

Untangling Bitcoin: Why Russell Yanofsky Is Taking Apart Crypto's Oldest Code

Untangling Bitcoin: Why Russell Yanofsky Is Taking Apart Crypto's Oldest Code

Developers often use words like “monolithic,” “blob” and “tangled” to describe the code underpinning bitcoin. These words paint a picture of how difficult the code can be to comprehend and,… Read more »

Welcome to Bitcoin Country: Silk Road and the Lost Threads of Agorism

Welcome to Bitcoin Country: Silk Road and the Lost Threads of Agorism

Dr Paul Ennis is a research assistant at the Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organisation at University College Dublin, specializing in bitcoin and blockchain studies. In this opinion piece, Ennis… Read more »

Better in Byzantium? Ethereum Takes Baby Steps Toward a Privacy Boost

Better in Byzantium? Ethereum Takes Baby Steps Toward a Privacy Boost

Ethereum users may soon be getting a much-needed privacy boost. Long a shortcoming for all public blockchain networks, the world’s second-largest blockchain is nonetheless aiming for big improvements in its upcoming… Read more »

Money Manager Josh Brown: 'ICOs Are Where The Frauds Will Take Place'

Money Manager Josh Brown: 'ICOs Are Where The Frauds Will Take Place'

Josh Brown, the money manager and bitcoin bear-turned-bull, had some harsh words for initial coin offerings (ICOs) in a new blog post: in his words, the funding model is “where… Read more »

EU Budget Amendments Call For Millions in Blockchain Funding

EU Budget Amendments Call For Millions in Blockchain Funding

As many as four blockchain-related amendments, funding various initiatives, could find their way into the European Union’s 2018 budget. Public documents published yesterday reveal a proposal to use blockchain as… Read more »

ICO Creator And Coinme Team Up To Spread Bitcoin ATMs

ICO Creator And Coinme Team Up To Spread Bitcoin ATMs

The booming cryptocurrency industry is full of scathingly smart technologists pioneering a completely new type of economics. As for the rest of us, joining the bitcoin community can be a… Read more »

China shutting down Bitcoin exchanges

China shutting down Bitcoin exchanges

China is moving forward with plans to shut down Bitcoin exchanges in the country, starting with trading platforms in key cities. All Bitcoin exchanges in Beijing and Shanghai have been… Read more »

Hackers Lock Out iPhone And Mac Users, Demand Bitcoin Ransom: Here's How To Stay Safe

Hackers Lock Out iPhone And Mac Users, Demand Bitcoin Ransom: Here's How To Stay Safe

Apple unveils iPhone 8, iPhone X and 4k-streaming Apple TV Hackers have exploited Apple’s Find My iPhone and Find My Mac services to lock users from their devices and hold… Read more »

BRIEF-Evolve Funds Group says it has filed a preliminary prospectus with Canadian securities regulators for Evolve Bitcoin ETF

BRIEF-Evolve Funds Group says it has filed a preliminary prospectus with Canadian securities regulators for Evolve Bitcoin ETF

Sept 22 (Reuters) – * Evolve Funds Group says filed preliminary prospectus with canadian securities regulators for “Canada’s first cryptocurrency ETF”, Evolve Bitcoin ETF​ * Evolve Funds Group Inc says… Read more »

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