Tag Archive: Bitcoin community

  • The Bitcoin-focused subreddit /r/Bitcoin reached 400,000 subscribers on the 9th of November this year. Bitcoin, Bitcoin Community, News, News teaser

    /r/Bitcoin Reaches 400,000 Subscribers

    The Bitcoin-focused subreddit /r/Bitcoin reached 400,000 subscribers on the 9th of November this year. The subreddit /r/Bitcoin marked the occasion of reaching their 400,00th subscriber by posting a gif animation of their Reddit wide advert featuring a blue hatted wizard, one hand raised containing what could be a fireball, and the other holding a staff with a Bitcoin at the top. The ad, done in the crude style associated with MSpaint proclaims Bitcoin as magic

    · November 9, 2017 · 10:30 am
  • BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended Bitcoin, Bitcoin Community, Breaking News, News, News teaser

    BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended

    After months of discussions, debate and chaos in the bitcoin community, supporters of the controversial SegWit2X hard fork have just announced that the split will be suspended and put on hold. SegWit2X – Suspended Key influential supporters of the SegWit2X contentious hard fork have just released a joint statement, announcing the immediate suspension of the planned fork mid-November. The reason behind this is the lack of sufficient consensus behind the fork – both supporters and

    · November 8, 2017 · 1:15 pm
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    Clef: Building A Supportive Bitcoin Community in Oakland

    Each month, a group of people interested in Bitcoin gather in a small office overlooking the Tribune Building and City Hall in downtown Oakland. Also read: Koinify Integrates Clef For More Secure 2FA They get together to talk about developments in blockchain applications and Bitcoin in general. One person working in the community presents a short talk and then everyone trades stories and information casually over pizza and beer. The event is hosted by Oakland-based blockchain

    · June 16, 2015 · 3:00 pm
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    Bitcoin Jobs in 2015

    With 2015 getting ever closer, many of us are creating our “good intentions” list. The top 3 on these lists usually involve losing weight, quitting cigarettes, or trying to be more optimistic. For those of us that have been laid off or have our contracts cancelled, finding a job is probably on the “good intentions list” as well. If you like digital currency and all things that revolve around Bitcoin, why not make a job out of

    · January 3, 2015 · 3:00 pm
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    Bitcoin in 2015? Breakthrough or bust?

    December is the month of holiday spirits, looking back on the year, and drinking gluwein. Now don’t worry if you hate gluwein, there is always a choco loco. Yes you read it correctly choco loco. Here is how some people make it, but over here in most bars they just take hot chocolate and throw in some rum and some cream. Another tradition in this festive month is the “good intentions list for 2015.” In

    · December 25, 2014 · 3:00 pm
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    Bitcoin Community Explains Bitcoin To Their Moms

    Many within the Bitcoin community speak of the day Bitcoin goes mainstream. We also fantasize about Bitcoin’s “killer application,” and revolutionizing the world through realizing the blockchain’s full potential. However, the Bitcoin community, with our lingo and technical understanding, often forget about the world outside of the forums, meetups, and conferences. Learning about Bitcoin (the blockchain technology), and learning about bitcoin (the cryptocurrency) can be challenging to understand even to those with a technical background. If

    · December 22, 2014 · 3:00 pm
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    Bitcoin in Australia: TAXED!

    According to the news I received, Bitcoin will be taxed in Australia. The Spokesperson for the Australian government explains it as such: “A transfer of Bitcoin from one entity to another is a ‘supply’ for GST purposes. Basically, there is a supply/demand and as such it is liable for taxation. The exclusion from the definition of supply for supplies of money does not apply to Bitcoin because Bitcoin is not ‘money’ for the purposes of

    · December 21, 2014 · 3:00 pm
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    Crypto Regulation UK style?

        The rumors have been flying that the UK Treasury is looking into digital currencies and how to create some form of legal net for these currencies. The UK Treasury is asking for information on new digital currencies from the public, law enforcement agencies and financial regulators. However, most of these people do not know what digital currencies are. That is why the UK government is giving the hand of friendship toward the Bitcoin

    · November 17, 2014 · 8:20 pm