Bitcoin Archive

Bitcoin is a Decentralized Organism (Mycelium) — Part 1 / 3

Original Artwork by Emmaline Bailey Forward First, I need to give credit to Dan Held for publishing his 4-part series comparing bitcoin’s origin to planting a tree. While I loved his series, I believe a more robust analogy is comparing

‘Proof Of Keys’ Wants You to Get Your Bitcoin Off Exchanges on January 3

Cryptocurrency investor and entrepreneur Trace Mayer plans to use the anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block to make holders reclaim their private keys. MAYER TO BITCOIN HODLERS: RECLAIM SOVEREIGNTY In a video introduction to the plan, which he dubbed

Crypto exchanges in the U.K. pose a “low” risk for money laundering and terrorist financing, says a report from the Financial Action Task Force.

Cryptocurrency exchanges in the U.K. present a “low risk” for money laundering and terrorist financing activities, according to a report published last week by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a global anti-money laundering policymaker. The report states that while

Facebook Is Hiring 5 New Staff Members for Its Blockchain Team

Facebook is hiring. The social media giant now has five job openings for blockchain talent at its Menlo Park, California, headquarters in the areas of data science, software engineering and marketing. While the firm’s possible plans for

The New Effort to Get Bitcoin’s Lightning Network In Every Browser

Touted as a way to make the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency a more effective payment method, bitcoin’s lightning network has a rather large obstacle ahead – it’s still challenging, even risky, to set up and use. It

HTC Will Start Shipping the ‘Exodus’ Blockchain Phone in December

A decade after launching its first Android device, global consumer tech giant HTC is officially releasing its first blockchain-enabled phone. The early-access version of the HTC Exodus is now available for pre-order, the company announced Tuesday, and

This is why a Bitcoin ETF is a bad idea

The US stock market is in free fall today sending stock prices plunging.     Good news for bitcoin price right? Bitcoin is the safe haven to store your wealth while the economy tanks.   But it

Largest Movie Theater Chain in Thailand to Accept Bitcoin

Thailand’s largest movie theater chain, Major Cineplex, is reportedly integrating crypto payments to allow customers to pay for its services and products with cryptocurrency, including movie tickets and popcorn. Thailand recently began regulating crypto businesses. This week,

Are you a fan of @the_wynns ..?.. Now they accept Bitcoin after Jason had a problem with his bank account in the US

Jason and Nikki Wynn have spent six years of travel on an epic road trip around North America with an awe inspiring highlight being their trek around Alaska.  They would live there if they weren’t suffering from Sedentary Lifeaphobia (and

House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade explores the topic of Bitcoin

The irrelevant House Financial Services Subcommittee of the United States convened today to discuss monetary policy with regards to cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin. The bitcoin price rose to $7600 just before the hearing and came down a bit