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In this episode of Bitcoin In Asia, BlockBridge Consulting’s Nishant Sharma discusses how fresh competition is changing the bitcoin mining market.
Video: Fresh Competition Is Shaping The Bitcoin Mining Hardware And Pool Landscape

In this episode of Bitcoin In Asia, BlockBridge Consulting’s Nishant Sharma discusses how fresh competition is changing the bitcoin mining market.

Using the Composite Bitcoin Energy Index (CBEI), we can determine how much electrical power Bitcoin draws and how much electrical energy it has used.
Introducing CBPI: A New Way To Measure Bitcoin Network Electrical Consumption

Using the Composite Bitcoin Energy Index (CBEI), we can determine how much electrical power Bitcoin draws and how much electrical energy it has used.

The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado: Bitcoin Core 0.21 Supports Tor V3

On this episode of The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado, Aaron and Sjors discuss one of the biggest releases in Bitcoin’s history: Bitcoin Core 0.21.

The New Civil Liberties Alliance (NCLA) filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Bitcoin investor whose private data was collected by the IRS without warrant.
New Civil Liberties Alliance Challenges IRS Collection Of Private Crypto Investment Data

The New Civil Liberties Alliance (NCLA) filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Bitcoin investor whose private data was collected by the IRS without warrant.

Taproot, a BTC protocol upgrade designed to improve flexibility and transaction privacy, has merged into Bitcoin Core, as a part of the 0.21.0 release.
Taproot Merged Into Bitcoin Core

Taproot, a BTC protocol upgrade designed to improve flexibility and transaction privacy, has merged into Bitcoin Core.

Although its parent exchange is facing legal trouble, BitMEX’s research arm has published a novel report on the vulnerability of brain wallets.
Despite Legal Turmoil, BitMEX Research Shows Us How Not To Use Brain Wallets

Although its parent exchange is facing legal trouble, BitMEX’s research arm has published a novel report on the vulnerability of brain wallets.

Humanity cannot advance forward unless we solve the problem of money printing, and Bitcoin actually fixes this.
Lies, Deception And Unnatural Money

Humanity cannot advance forward unless we solve the problem of money printing, and Bitcoin actually fixes this.

What role should mining pools play in ensuring decentralization as record hash rates and difficulty levels roll in?
As Bitcoin Mining Becomes More Competitive, Will Pools Ensure Decentralization?

What role are mining pools playing in ensuring decentralization as record hash rates and difficulty levels roll in?

An initiative by the Chamber of Digital Congress made $50 BTC contributions to all 535 members of Congress with bitcoin mined by U.S. operations.
Crypto For Congress Puts “American-Made” Bitcoin Into The Hands Of Policymakers

An initiative by the Chamber of Digital Congress made $50 BTC contributions to all 535 members of Congress with bitcoin mined by U.S. operations.

Carrot, a platform designed for people to earn bitcoin rewards for supporting the projects and brands they love, has opened its waitlist.
Sats-Earning Platform Carrot Wants To Reward The World In Bitcoin

Carrot, a platform designed for people to earn bitcoin rewards for supporting the projects and brands they love, has opened its waitlist.

Bitcoin dollar cost averaging offers better average returns in the long run, peace of mind and an easy way into the world of Bitcoin.
Why Bitcoin Dollar Cost Averaging (BTCDCA) Is The Next Big Thing

Bitcoin dollar cost averaging offers better average returns in the long run, peace of mind and an easy way into the world of Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Reddit Roundup – September 2020

Every month, Bitcoin Magazine puts together a short recap of this months events as told through the best links from Bitcoin Reddit. Check out our September 2020 roundup!

The Great Plague Of Shitcoinery

Bitcoin is not only the only genuine possibility of divorcing money from the State, but it is a paradigm shift that is already quite advanced and inevitable.

Political Prosecution Of Julian Assange Calls For Nonviolent Cryptographic Defense

As the prosecution of Julian Assange continues, can the cryptographic technology that helped WikiLeaks restore history now be used to defend the freedom of its founder?

Video: Fed Watch — Economic Crisis Analysis With Lyn Alden

In the latest episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s Fed Watch podcast, macro economic pundit Lyn Alden discusses economic crisis analysis.

The Long and Winding Story of Silk Road, Bitcoin’s Earliest Major Application

For many Bitcoiners, the online marketplace Silk Road has become a touchstone in BTC’s story — as has the fate of its founder, Ross Ulbricht.

As A Privacy Pioneer, Edward Snowden Left A Trail For Bitcoin

Snowden’s advocacy has inspired many of us to seek out better privacy preservation and technologies that are free from government control.

Four Lies About The Bitcoin Circular Economy

As savings technology is still the largely dominant story for Bitcoin, it’s helpful to take a closer look at a few lies about a topic that’s growing in popularity: the Bitcoin circular economy.

Hackers Congress Paralelní Polis Is Ready to Deliver Fifty-Eight Hours Of Freedom Content

This weekend, the annual Hackers Congress Paralelní Polis will be convening in Prague, as well as throwing a massive 58-hour long live stream. We sent over a few questions to the conference’s team to help make the case for why this conference is important to Bitcoiners.

CoinFlip Launches Bitcoin-Enabled Gift Card Marketplace

Promoted: Bitcoin ATM operator CoinFlip has now added a layer to its mission of banking the unbanked with a gift card marketplace.

Hal Finney battled ALS until his death on August 28, 2009. Six years later, we’re working with the Bitcoin community to continue that fight.
Our Hero Hal: Fundraising For A Bitcoin Visionary

Hal Finney battled ALS until his death on August 28, 2014. Six years later, we’re working with the Bitcoin community to continue that fight.

FinCEN Files Remind Us That Bitcoin Is Still Not For Money Laundering

The revelation that the world’s foremost financial institutions have been willfully laundering criminal money reminds us that Bitcoin has an unearned reputation.

With some of its highest hash rates ever, the Bitcoin mining industry has weathered a harsh 2020 and increasingly moved away from China.
The Sun Never Sets On Bitcoin Mining: Decentralization Continues As China Flounders

With some of its highest hash rates ever, the Bitcoin mining industry has weathered a harsh 2020 and increasingly moved away from China.

Unchained Capital Unveils New Ways For Businesses To Custody BTC

Unchained Capital, an Austin-based financial services firm, has announced its new enterprise-grade self-custody offering, aptly named “Business Accounts for Bitcoin.”