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‘Dangerous, Reckless’: DCG’s SegWit Reflections Get...

As the debate on segregated witness (SegWit) rolls on, Bitcoin Think editor Beautyon has hit out at critics of the technology, in particular, the Digital Currency Group (DCG). DCG A...

William Suberg | Feb 12, 2017 | 14:00
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Nick Szabo: Lightning Would Help Bitcoin Retain Censorship Resistance

Smart contracts and digital currency pioneer Nick Szabo has added his voice to the Blockchain scaling debate, stating that the Blockchain itself cannot handle card network transaction...

William Suberg | Feb 10, 2017 | 03:01
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Reddit Censorship: Roger Ver Returns Following...

Bitcoin investor Roger Ver has returned to Reddit after the social platform went back on its decision to ban him. Ver: Ban Was ‘Misunderstanding’  Following Ver’s...

William Suberg | Jan 24, 2017 | 04:00
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Japan Rises to Become 2nd Biggest Bitcoin Trader in the World

Counterparty Foundation Community Director Koji Higashi has agreed that Japan’s future in Bitcoin is an “upward trend” and could challenge China in trading volume. Japan...

William Suberg | Jan 17, 2017 | 05:00
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Banking on Bitcoin: A Movie About Bitcoin, Its Past & Future

The movie, titled “Banking on Bitcoin” has been released on January 6, 2017, in select theaters across the United States. It’s also available on VOD for those who...

Bitcoinist | Jan 08, 2017 | 03:00
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Industry Insiders Predict ‘Higher’ Bitcoin Price in 2017

Let’s take a look at what some of Bitcoin’s industry insiders predict for 2017 as general sentiment is more bullish than ever and BTC is eyeing a new all-time high. ...

Allen Scott | Dec 26, 2016 | 12:00
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4 Ways to Give Bitcoin: The Christmas Gift That Will Keep On Giving

Christmas is once again around the corner (metaphorically speaking at least, as time isn’t actually endowed with too many corners), and you may be considering giving loved ones...

Emilio Janus | Dec 17, 2016 | 05:00
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Celebrities Turn Out to Support Ross Ulbricht Appeal

The fight for Ross Ulbricht’s freedom continues, and it’s gaining some high-profile supporters. Over thirty public figures from around the globe will gather on 4th...

Jon Southurst | Nov 23, 2016 | 05:50
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Core Developer: Chinese Attack on Bitcoin Core Doubtful

Bitcoin.org, a self-reported objective information site in the Bitcoin space, has warned that the Bitcoin Core wallet — the official wallet of Bitcoin — is ripe for an...

Justin OConnell | Aug 19, 2016 | 05:00
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Coinbase AMA: ‘ETC Was Replay Attacked on Coinbase’

In the wake of the DAO hack, which had dire implications for the Ethereum blockchain, multiple exchanges acknowledged the existence of new alternative tokens, Ether Classic, based on...

Justin OConnell | Aug 11, 2016 | 14:09
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This Bitcoin Vending Machine Is Sending Weird Signals About the...

MIT’s Media Lab unveiled a vending machine that accepts bitcoin with a quirky twist — it was stocked solely with Soylent. Also read: Krypton Aims at More Secure Smart Contracts...

Trevor Hill | Jul 29, 2016 | 05:00
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‘Terminator Plan’ Calls Bitcoin Governance into Question

At the start of July, rumors of a “Terminator Plan” shook the Bitcoin community to its core, creating talk of mutiny among Chinese bitcoin miners, forcing Bitcoin Core out of the...

Bitcoinist | Jul 26, 2016 | 09:00

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