Bitcoin Politics

BitGo Engineer Jameson Lopp Swatted for Bitcoin Views

Jameson Lopp, an engineer with BitGo, was the victim of swatting after someone called in a fake hostage situation to the police. It’s nothing new to see an argument break out on the internet...

Jeff Francis | Oct 18, 2017 | 12:00
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China’s ICO Clampdown Possibly Only Temporary Says China Expert

The deputy director of the Chinese Academy of Social...

Matthew Tompkins | Sep 07, 2017 | 13:15
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Jared Kushner Blackmailed? Guccifer400 Demands 52 Bitcoin or...

Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, under...

Darryn Pollock | Jul 25, 2017 | 10:15
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Germany Creates Official Organization for Public Advocacy of...

Officially named the  ‘Blockchain...

Ashour Iesho | Jul 01, 2017 | 12:30
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Is NSA Behind Bitcoin Price Drop and Global Cyber Attack?

On Friday Bitcoin suffered one if it’s steepest...

Evander Smart | May 13, 2017 | 15:00
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These 27 Companies Support Bitcoin Unlimited, 44 Oppose

While Bitcoin Unlimited is gaining traction among...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 05, 2017 | 12:00
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Bitcoin Armory Latest To Oppose Bitcoin Unlimited Hard Fork

The list of non-mining companies that are standing...

Evander Smart | Mar 27, 2017 | 11:00
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Why The Bitcoin Miners Are Destined To Lose The Forking Wars

Excuse me for indulging myself, but there are many...

Evander Smart | Mar 24, 2017 | 18:00
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New Hampshire Passes Bill to Deregulate Bitcoin Use

New Hampshire is officially moving towards liberating...

Evander Smart | Mar 09, 2017 | 07:30
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Bitcoin Investor Peter Thiel is Allegedly Trump’s ‘Shadow...

Bitcoin investor and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel is becoming very influential in the growing Trump administration. BITCOIN ADVOCATE A ‘SHADOW PRESIDENT’ It’s not what...

Evander Smart | Feb 27, 2017 | 11:00
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It’s Official: ‘Bitcoin Congressman’ Mulvaney is...

The United States Senate has successfully confirmed U.S. Representative Mick Mulvaney (R – S.C.) to be President Trump’s Budget Director on Thursday after a close and...

Evander Smart | Feb 17, 2017 | 12:00
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VP Mike Pence’s New Chief Economist is a Bitcoin Supporter

Bitcoin supporter Mark Calabria from the Cato Institute has been selected to serve as Chief Economist for Vice President Mike Pence. Bitcoin-Supporter to Advise Mike Pence The Vice...

Antonio Madeira | Feb 13, 2017 | 08:00
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U.S. Congress Creates New Blockchain Caucus in Washington

What is constantly an issue, both now and in the future, is the concept of regulating and understanding blockchain and digital currency technology at a government level. The U.S...

Evander Smart | Feb 10, 2017 | 08:00
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Dutch Pirate Party: The Powers That Be Aren’t Too Welcoming of...

Bitcoinist spoke with the Dutch Pirate Party...

Allen Scott | Feb 08, 2017 | 11:00
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Litecoin: SegWit ‘Testbed’ at Risk as Bitcoin Politics...

The Segregated Witness (SegWit) update has...

Antonio Madeira | Feb 08, 2017 | 08:00
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Bitcoin Pepper Spray Victim: Trump & Crypto Community...

The woman who was pepper sprayed by Berkeley...

William Suberg | Feb 07, 2017 | 06:00
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Bitcoin Unlimited Support Overtakes SegWit For the First Time

The percentage of blocks that are signaling support...

Antonio Madeira | Feb 05, 2017 | 11:30
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United Arab Emirates Updates Ban on Bitcoin & Digital Currencies

More and more nations are facing the realization that...

Evander Smart | Feb 02, 2017 | 04:00
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Rage Against the Machine: Bitcoin ‘A Great Hedge Against the...

Bitcoin has now become a “great hedge”...

Evander Smart | Jan 30, 2017 | 11:00
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Vinny Lingham: Gold Set For ‘Trump Effect,’ Gen. X &...

Civic CEO Vinny Lingham has forecast the...

William Suberg | Jan 29, 2017 | 10:00
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4 ‘Yuuge’ Reasons Why Trump Will Make Bitcoin Greater

Here are four reasons why we at Bitcoinist believe the...

William Suberg | Jan 20, 2017 | 06:00
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France’s Le Pen, National Front Party Attacks Bitcoin; Seeks...

There has been plenty of positive vibrations coming out of France, as a movement against the European Union by National Front party leader Marine Le Pen builds momentum. All is not...

Evander Smart | Jan 18, 2017 | 11:30
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Bitcoin Price Rebounds Quickly as Dollar Weakens After Trump Comment

For all those who are casual market investors, rejoice! Bitcoin is back to its winning ways as the world’s leading free-market digital currency surges on Tuesday against a weakening...

Evander Smart | Jan 17, 2017 | 11:00