The U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency Narrative Is A Fantasy
Implementing a CBDC would not only negatively impact the U.S. economy, but is literally beyond the capability of the government.
Strike Closes $80 Million Funding Round For Its Bitcoin Payments Revolution
The funding round led by Ten31, Washington University and the University of Wyoming enables Strike to expand its products and acquire new business partners.
Bitcoin Policy Institute Calls On U.S. To Reject Its Central Bank Digital Currency
BPI details the authoritative actions of China and the likely authoritarian regime that will come in the wake of a CBDC, says bitcoin is the alternative.
Should Bitcoin Maximalists Trade To Get More Bitcoin?
Acquiring bitcoin by any means necessary is not a moral stance. Trading altcoins in order to stack more sats does not fit with Bitcoin Maximalism.
The Importance Of Testing Your Bitcoin Custody Setup
If you want to ensure you will be able to recover your Bitcoin in the event of an issue with your custodial setup, there’s only one way to do so!
How Bitcoin Miner CleanSpark Keeps Building In The Bear Market
As many bitcoin mining firms struggle to remain operational, CleanSpark is poised to emerge from this bear market stronger than ever.
Despite Financial Times FUD, Bitcoin Is Not Crypto
Too many continue to conflate Bitcoin with cryptocurrencies, but those arguments can be dismantled, step by step.
Bitcoin Non-Profit Brink Funding 11 Bitcoin, Lightning Developers To Improve The Ecosystem
The organization is moving part-time developers to full-time, reorganizing leadership for Bitcoin projects, and onboarding new developers into the ecosystem.
Taking The Orange Pill Is Only The First Step. It’s Just As Important To Teach People About Bitcoin
Being a Bitcoiner is one part of the journey, but bitcoin adoption happens when we can teach others about the importance of hard, sound money.
Bitmatrix Releases Mainnet Beta For Automated Market Maker On Liquid
The automated protocol will launch with new features allowing bitcoiners to create their own liquidity pools, fees, and perform trustless swaps.
Forget Sacrificing For The Greater Good, Self-Responsibility Is The Way To A Better Society
Sacrificing individuals is and always will be an immoral choice. If you want a better society, responsibility is probably a good place to start.
Jimmy Song, Lee Bratcher And Dennis Porter On Why Bitcoiners Must Be Politically Involved
It is important for Bitcoiners to utilize existing systems of enacting change to create the best possible environment for adoption.
Bitcoin Miners Don’t Exist — But Bitcoin Validators Do
Calling bitcoin miners bitcoin validators will improve the public's perception on Proof of Work (PoW) and prevent the framing effect from occurring.
Singapore’s Largest Bank Expands Bitcoin, Crypto Trading To 100,000 More Clients
Following the release of Singapore’s digital asset framework, the country’s largest bank expanded its members-only digital exchange to 100,000 more clients.
Bitcoin Is The Opportunity For A New Economy In Central America
After years of oppression and nation-state level gaslighting, Bitcoin represents new hope for Central America.
How Improving The UI And UX Of Bitcoin Nodes Could Benefit Everyone
It’s high time to move the discussion on Bitcoin user interfaces and experience over to nodes.
You Can Believe The Maximalists: Bitcoin Is Separate From Crypto
A recent column by the Financial Times’ Jemima Kelly demonstrated some misunderstandings about Bitcoin’s decentralization and singularity.
Israel Grants Its First Bitcoin, Crypto Trading License To Local Exchange Bits of Gold
After a legal framework revamping in 2016, Bits of Gold became the country’s first active company to secure licensing to operate as a virtual asset service.
Russia One Step Closer To Using Bitcoin, Crypto In International Trade as Central Bank, Finance Ministry Agree On Draft Bill
The two regulators have agreed on a draft bill saying that using bitcoin and cryptocurrencies is necessary for international trade amid the current climate.
Estonia Approves First Bitcoin, Crypto Bank After New Legislation
Striga is the first VASP to be approved since Estonia enacted a new legal framework restricting service providers in the bitcoin and crypto ecosystem.
Bahrain Approves Bitcoin, Crypto Payments For Over 5,000 Merchants
Bahrain’s central bank approved a partnership between EazyPay and Binance enabling 5,000 POS and online payment gateways to accept bitcoin and crypto.
What Happens If The U.S. Dollar Loses Reserve Currency Status?
The CEO of Relai brings up some important considerations for the possibility that the U.S. dollar fails to maintain its status of world reserve currency.
Validating Lightning Signer Separates Keys From Nodes
The team at Sphinx is using the Validating Lightning Signer architecture to separate the keys from the Lightning node using a dedicated signing device.
Biden Administration Targets Bitcoin Mining In New Report
While the report didn’t create any new regulations, it still serves as a foreboding message to bitcoin miners.
Visit The Guatemalan Lake Town Mining Bitcoin With Used Cooking Oil
Inspired by El Salvador’s Bitcoin Beach, a town in Guatemala is focused on cleaning its lake by diverting used cooking oil to bitcoin miners.
Fed Goes Big Again With 75 Basis Point Hike In Bid To Curb Inflation
The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point for the third consecutive time, sending Bitcoin below $19,000.
Bitcoin Will Replace SWIFT Before It Replaces Visa
Bitcoin is a perfect fit as a means of exchange for entities who would traditionally make up the majority of transactions on SWIFT.
French Banking Giant Launches Bitcoin Fund Services For Asset Managers
Societe Generale said its new suite of services geared to asset managers facilitates the creation of bitcoin and cryptocurrency funds under European law.
Royal Family of Dubai Company Seed Group Partners With CoinCorner To Facilitate Bitcoin Transactions In The UAE
Seed Group will help CoinCorner expand their operations into the UAE and access top decision-makers in the government as well as private sectors.
Should Bitcoiners Support Nayib Bukele’s Attempt At Re-Election?
El Salvador President Nayib Bukele is receiving criticism for seeking a second term. But should the Bitcoin community stand by him?
Predictions For Bitcoin And World Markets With The Upcoming FOMC Meeting
Ansel Lindner explains the thinking behind the chess moves of the biggest powers in the world and what these moves mean for bitcoin and global markets.
Let’s Drive The Bitcoin Bullet Train Right Through South Carolina
State representatives in South Carolina are particularly well-positioned to understand and support Bitcoin.
Colorado Becomes First US State To Accept Bitcoin As Payment For Taxes
Colorado residents can now pay state taxes with bitcoin and cryptocurrency –– but only with a PayPal account.
Riot, Blockware Solutions Explain How Bitcoin Becomes Medium-of-Exchange: Report
The report explores what Bitcoin needs to achieve in order to scale Bitcoin transactions to 7 billion people and what the process looks like over the next 20 years.
MicroStrategy Buys $6 Million In Bitcoin Amid Market Rout
Saylor’s MicroStrategy says it bought the dip, purchasing 301 bitcoin for about $6 million between Aug. 2 and Sept. 19. Holdings now top 130,000 BTC.
Nasdaq To Launch Institutional Bitcoin, Crypto Custody Services: Report
The exchange is set to enter the crowded market of institutional bitcoin custody as it aims to become a service provider in the cryptocurrency space.
Widespread Bitcoin Adoption, Digital Freedom Can Only Happen Through Lightning
Lighting Network adoption is scaling Bitcoin around the world. And it will be key to protecting our freedoms in the digital age as well.
Don’t Sleep On The Next Generation Of Bitcoin Developers
Daniela Brozzoni has been working on the Bitcoin Dev Kit to offer a wider variety of options for generating addresses and sending money to bitcoin users.