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When It Comes to Bitcoin and Art, Let’s Create a Better NFT Experience

Bitcoin artist Brekkie Von Bitcoin discusses NFTs and the need for artists to join the conversation around Bitcoin development and, in some cases, help spur it along.

Bitcoin 2020 is postponed until Q3 2020
POSTPONED: Bitcoin 2020 Is Moving to Q3 2020

Following the rapid escalation of COVID-19 in California and worldwide, Bitcoin 2020 has been postponed from March 27 and 28, 2020, to Q3 of 2020.

Bitcoin TINA on Bitcoin Magazine Podcast
Listen: BitcoinTINA on Bitcoin Podcast Series

Last week, we wrapped up a very special four-part series with BitcoinTina, hosted by Christian…

Amir Taaki was one of Bitcoin’s first-ever dedicated developers and perhaps the one most infamously focused on privacy and freedom from authority.
Amir Taaki on Bitcoin and Building Dissident Technology in 2020

Amir Taaki was one of Bitcoin’s first-ever dedicated developers and perhaps the one most infamously focused on privacy and freedom from authority.

Blockstream’s Grubles and Locha Mesh’s Randy Brito weigh in on the promise of mesh networks to keep Bitcoin alive without the internet.
From ISP to P2P: How Mesh Networks Take Bitcoin off the Grid

Blockstream’s Grubles and Locha Mesh’s Randy Brito weigh in on the promise of mesh networks to keep Bitcoin alive without the internet.

Privacy Isn’t Radical: How Tor Supports Dissent as a Human Right
Privacy Isn’t Radical: How Tor Supports Dissent as a Human Right

Tor software is a vital tool for dissidents worldwide, but privacy and freedom online should not be a luxury. Human rights are not radical.

CryptoMining.Tools Is Building the Bitcoin Mining Community

Sponsored: At CryptoMining.Tools, aspiring and established bitcoin miners can find all of the help they need.

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What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 2

Data about specific payment requests from #LNTrustchain2 can provide us with insight into privacy-related aspects of Lightning Network use.

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Bitcoin Is the Technology of Dissent That Secures Individual Liberties

We, Bitcoiners, are all dissidents in the Old World of trusted third parties. By using Bitcoin, we defy the rules of empire states in order to reclaim our own authority.

Lightning-native messaging protocols could offer more private and foolproof encrypted communications. But will users make the switch?
How the Lighting Network Could Improve Encrypted Messaging

Lightning-native messaging protocols could offer more private and foolproof encrypted communications. But will users make the switch?

Welcome to Bitcoin 2020!

Welcome to Bitcoin 2020, a one-of-a-kind festival celebrating the dawn of a new technological paradigm and the counterculture behind it.

The crypto anarchist story of Dark Wallet, the first bitcoin wallet with a CoinJoin mixer built in.
CoinJoin’s First Steps: How Dark Wallet Paved the Way for a More Private Bitcoin

The crypto anarchist story of Dark Wallet, the first bitcoin wallet with a CoinJoin mixer built in.

Bitcoin Magazine first covered common misconceptions about Bitcoin as a guide for journalists in 2013. But some myths persist, so here we go again.
Beanie Babies and Black Markets: Where Mainstream Media Gets Bitcoin Wrong

Bitcoin Magazine first covered common misconceptions about Bitcoin as a guide for journalists in 2013. But some myths persist, so here we go again.

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At Unchained Capital, Pioneering Bitcoin Native Financial Services

Sponsored: Unchained Capital is building the archetype of the future financial institution, form fit for the world of bitcoin.

#LNTrustChain2
What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 1

The data about specific payment requests from #LNTrustchain2 can provide us with insight into consumer-related aspects of Lightning Network adoption.

German regulations
How the Latest German Regulations Target Bitcoin Exchanges and Custodians

WIth Germany’s latest law regarding bitcoin exchanges and custodians, a key consideration is not only where a business is located — it’s also where its clients are.

Bitcoin Magazine first reported Venezuela’s potential for adoption in 2014. As its economy has grown worse, it’s clear Bitcoin can’t fix everything.
Despite Utility, Bitcoin Cannot Fix Venezuela

Bitcoin Magazine first reported Venezuela’s potential for adoption in 2014. As its economy has grown worse, it’s clear Bitcoin can’t fix everything.

Privacy & security - Infographic: An Overview of Compromised Bitcoin Exchange Events
Infographic: An Overview of Compromised Bitcoin Exchange Events – Winter 2020

This infographic visualizes some of the most significant bitcoin exchange hacks, mismanagements and other compromises.

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Why FOSS Development Is Crucial for Bitcoin’s Mainstream Acceptance

The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency ecosystems needs real investment in FOSS development to live up to their disruptive promise and potential.

Bitcoin Optech was founded in 2018 to bridge the worlds of open-source development and companies.
How Bitcoin Optech Is Connecting the Open-Source and Corporate Worlds

Bitcoin Optech was founded in 2018 to bridge the worlds of open-source development and companies.

Project lead Daniel Buchner discusses ION, Microsoft’s open-source digital ID system built on Bitcoin.
Microsoft’s ION Is an Open-Source Bet on Bitcoin

Project lead Daniel Buchner discusses ION, Microsoft’s open-source digital ID system built on Bitcoin.

With open-source contributions, grants and its Lightning developer kit, Square Crypto is helping to forge the way toward Bitcoin mass adoption.
For Square Crypto, the Way to Bitcoin Mass Adoption Is Open Source

Building “Bitcoin for all”

Infographic: Who Has Funded Bitcoin Core Development?

This infographic indicates which organizations have supported some of the most prolific open-source Bitcoin Core contributors over the years.

Report: Bitcoin Negatively Correlated With Traditional Markets
AI-Managed Bitcoin Trading Accounts Show Significant ROI

Sponsored: Artificial intelligence enables the bot to learn about the bitcoin market and all of its history.