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Bitcoin 2022 was the largest Bitcoin event in history, exploring the technological advancements, financial empowerment and countercultural influence that surround this open-source technology. To keep up with the latest news and impact that Bitcoin 2022 is having, check out the live streams and Bitcoin Magazine's coverage of all the biggest stories below.

Watch The Bitcoin 2022 General Admission Day Two Live Stream


On stage at Bitcoin 2022, Eric Weinstein and Avi Loeb discuss the barriers of centralization and physics while detailing how Bitcoin fixes both.

Eric Weinstein At Bitcoin 2022: Breaking Physics And Changing The World

On stage at Bitcoin 2022, Eric Weinstein and Avi Loeb discuss the barriers of centralization and physics while detailing how Bitcoin fixes both.


Wyoming Senator Cynthia Lummis shared details on a bipartisan bill designed to propel Bitcoin innovation in the U.S.

Senator Cynthia Lummis Outlines Forthcoming Bipartisan Bitcoin Bill

Wyoming Senator Cynthia Lummis shared details on a bipartisan bill designed to propel Bitcoin innovation in the U.S. at Bitcoin 2022. 


As surveillance efforts in our society intensify, Bitcoin offers a pseudonymous, even potentially anonymous, lifeline for privacy top photo.

Federated Chaumian Mints: The Future Of Bitcoin Privacy?

Bitcoin 2022 held a fireside conversation about Federated Chaumian Mints, which the panelists argued could play a big role in the future of Bitcoin privacy.


Bitcoin mining is a global movement to capture energy and electricity and use it well top photo.

Building New Grids To Support Local Communities And Strengthen The Bitcoin Network

Bitcoin mining companies are working with electricity providers to find solutions for power that support mining and community access to electricity, and a group of leaders gathered to discuss the trend at Bitcoin 2022.


Jordan Peterson Champions Capitalism At Bitcoin 2022

Jordan Peterson Champions Capitalism At Bitcoin 2022

Dr. Jordan Peterson discussed his curiosity in bitcoin, entrepreneurship and his fierce belief in capitalism.


Shamir Backups, developed by Trezor’s SatoshiLabs, lets users split up their hardware wallet backup seeds.

Trezor Introduces Direct-To-Self-Custody Bitcoin Buys

Invity.io, operator of the Trezor wallet app, has partnered with Swan to add recurring, straight-to-self-custody bitcoin purchases for users, per a Bitcoin 2022 announcement.


At Bitcoin 2022, Constitutional lawyer Neal Katyal argued that Bitcoiners should be open to some regulation to ultimately protect the technology.

Former Solicitor General Neal Katyal Makes Argument For Reasonable Bitcoin Regulation

At Bitcoin 2022, Constitutional lawyer Neal Katyal argued that Bitcoiners should be open to some regulation to ultimately protect the technology.


Bitfinex CTO Paolo Ardoino talks about the challenges and expectations for the exchange’s recent integration of Lightning Network deposits and withdrawals.

Bitcoin's Lightning Network Is Not Private, Yet

Lightning developers discussed privacy concerns and the corresponding probable solutions for Bitcoin’s Lightning Network at the Bitcoin 2022 conference.


The Chinese bitcoin miner manufacturer Canaan is reportedly planning to conduct a U.S. IPO in November 2019.

Canaan Announces New ASIC Miner Along With Company Standards For Green Bitcoin Mining

At Bitcoin 2022, ASIC manufacturer Canaan announced a brand new mining machine in addition to green mining standards for energy, mining and infrastructure.


Digital assets - Blockstream Releases First Enterprise-Grade Product on Liquid

Blockstream, Block To Leverage Tesla Equipment For Renewable Bitcoin Mining Operation

During Bitcoin 2022, Adam Back of Blockstream announced that his bitcoin mining facility will leverage Tesla equipment and produce a 30 PH/s hash rate.


Knapsack mixing offers efficiency and privacy improvements over equal-amount bitcoin mixing.

How CoinJoin, CoinSwap Enables Basic Bitcoin Privacy

A cohort of developers discussed CoinJoin and CoinSwap on stage during the Bitcoin 2022 conference to highlight the main characteristics of these Bitcoin privacy tools.


While the United States of America propagates the U.S. dollar, some of the powers of the U.S. support Bitcoin top photo.

Bitcoin Advocacy Project Announces Super PAC To Propel U.S. To Hyperbitcoinization

Detailed at Bitcoin 2022, the Bitcoin Advocacy Project, Bitcoin Policy Institute and Financial Freedom PAC offer a three-pronged approach to favorable Bitcoin policy in America.


Bitcoin mining will inevitably become a completely green practice conducted with carbon-free renewable energy sources top photo.

You Are The Carbon They Want To Reduce

Bitcoin 2022 featured conversations highlighting how Bitcoin's energy criticism is an attack on progress in the energy industry.


General Admission Day One, April 7, Recap

Watch The Bitcoin 2022 General Admission Day One Live Stream


Maller’s announcements all centered around increasing accessibility to the superior payment system of Bitcoin.

Jack Mallers' Strike Integrating With World's Largest PoS Providers To Enable Sovereign Payments With Bitcoin

Jack Mallers of Strike announced a major PoS integration allowing shoppers to use bitcoin privately, and merchants to save on processor fees.


Payments - Development of Lightning Mobile Wallets Promises Faster Bitcoin Payments

Igniting The Bitcoin Payments Revolution

A panel of fintech disruptors in the Bitcoin space offered insight into the revolutionary nature of Bitcoin and its potential impact on global payments at Bitcoin 2022.


Ricardo Salinas. The Cult Of Central Banking And Fiat Fraud

Ricardo Salinas: The Cult Of Central Banking And Fiat Fraud

Ricardo Salinas, Mexico’s third-richest man and outspoken Bitcoin advocate, addressed cultish behavior and religion as it relates to central banking systems in two Bitcoin 2022 sessions.


Bitcoin Core and Lightning Network nodes are integral to the network top photo.

Voltage Will Release Two New Products To Onboard Users Onto Lightning

Voltage offers Lightning node hosting and liquidity purchasing from other node operators. The CEO announced two new products at Bitcoin 2022.


Op Ed: In China, It’s Blockchain and Tyranny vs Bitcoin and Freedom

Yeonmi Park, Political Activists On How Bitcoin Enables Freedom

During Bitcoin 2022, Yeonmi Park and other political activists discussed how Bitcoin can empower and bring freedom to people living under authoritarian rule.


Peter Thiel

Why Peter Thiel Thinks Bitcoin Hasn't Taken Over The World Yet

The investor and businessman discussed what he sees as the future of Bitcoin along with its enemies.


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Robinhood Enabling On-Chain And Lightning Withdrawals

Announced at Bitcoin 2022, Robinhood is launching its wallet and will begin to enable bitcoin withdrawals.


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

Are There Downsides To Bitcoin Soft Fork Upgrades?

A panel held at Bitcoin 2022 set out to explore the benefits and tradeoffs of activating a Bitcoin soft fork.


Former U.S. presidential candidates Jo Jorgensen and Andrew Yang, as well as journalist Glenn Greenwald, discussed Bitcoin and politics.

Political Inertia And Bitcoin With Andrew Yang And Glenn Greenwald

Former U.S. presidential candidates Jo Jorgensen and Andrew Yang, as well as journalist Glenn Greenwald, discussed Bitcoin and politics at Bitcoin 2022.


Lightning is the future for bitcoin technical operation and cryptography top photo.

Impervious AI Releases Internet Browser Built On Bitcoin

Impervious is a new internet browser that does not track or sell data, is censorship resistant and is built on top of Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer Lightning network.


Michael Saylor

The Future Is Bright For Bitcoin

If every single investor was as bullish on bitcoin as Michael Saylor and Cathie Wood, we’d look to the future with bright optimism.


Bitcoin infrastructure developer Samson Mow announced progress on favorable Bitcoin legislation in three locales around the world.

Samson Mow Announces Pro Bitcoin Legislation In Three Countries

During Bitcoin 2022, Bitcoin infrastructure developer Samson Mow announced progress on favorable Bitcoin legislation in three locales around the world.


During Bitcoin 2022, a group of high-net-worth investors gave insight into the perspective of whales and their future in the bitcoin market.

How Orange-Pilled Billionaires Move The Bitcoin Market

During Bitcoin 2022, a group of high-net-worth investors gave insight into the perspective of whales and their future in the bitcoin market.


On stage at Bitcoin 2022, Serena Williams, Odell Beckham, Jr. and Aaron Rodgers explained why they invest and choose to be paid in bitcoin.

Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr. And Aaron Rodgers On Why They Believe In Bitcoin

On stage at Bitcoin 2022, Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr. and Aaron Rodgers explained why they invest and choose to be paid in bitcoin.


Cash App, which is operated by payments company Square, offers Bitcoin investments to users top photo.

Cash App Announces New Lightning Integration, 'Pay Me With Bitcoin' Feature

During a presentation at Bitcoin 2022, Miles Suter of Cash App announced a slew of new bitcoin features for the popular payments service.


Industry Day, April 6, Recap

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Law & justice - Bitfinex Faces Legal Action From NY Attorney General: Here’s What This Means

When Will The Infrastructure Bill Reckoning Happen For Bitcoin?

The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was received with resistance from Bitcoiners, but still passed. During Bitcoin 2022, a group of legislative experts revisited the bill.


An orange wave of bitcoin adoption is occurring top photo.

For Bitcoin To Grow, Barriers To Retail Adoption Must Be Overcome

At Bitcoin 2022, a panel of experts discussed accelerating retail involvement in BTC and how to onboard 100 million people.


Bitcoin mining pools rely on centralization, but P2Pool and other protocols have sought to reduce the need for trust in third parties top photo.

How Mining Pools Adapt To Changing Market Conditions

At Bitcoin 2022, a panel of mining pool insiders discussed how miners need to be flexible to changes in the market, including global cultural differences and adversarial legal frameworks when countries ban Bitcoin.


Bitcoin’s iconic logo is known the world over. But there's more to its design than meets the eye.

Nick Szabo: Bitcoin Secures Itself And Doesn't Ask For Permission

Szabo explained the history of philosophical and technical work by the cypherpunks that led up to the invention of Bitcoin at the Bitcoin 2022 conference.


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The Financialization Of Bitcoin Mining  

Bitcoin mining is increasingly done on a large scale by corporations which operate very differently compared to small miners. A group of experts gathered at Bitcoin 2022 to explore this industry dynamic.


Adoption & community - Lightning Torch’s Bitcoin Payment Is Running a Worldwide Marathon

Which Implementations Of Bitcoin's Lightning Network Should You Pick?

A cohort of Lightning developers held a roundtable discussion at Bitcoin 2022 on the differences between node options available to users.


Bitcoin miners and mining is an activity that involves the use of ASICs and using electricity top photo.

Examining The State Of The Bitcoin Mining ASIC Market

During Bitcoin 2022, bitcoin mining insiders discussed the state of the ASIC mining rig market, a major driving force for the industry.


Mr. Wonderful takes the main stage at Bitcoin 2022 to talk about Bitcoin regulation and its benefits to bringing institutions into the space.

Kevin O'Leary Sees Regulation, 'Spigots Of Capital' Coming To Bitcoin

Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank" took the main stage at Bitcoin 2022 to discuss Bitcoin regulation and a forthcoming flood of investment.


During Bitcoin 2022, Bitcoin mining rig manufacturer MicroBT shared details on its forthcoming M50 series of Whatsminer machines.

MicroBT Announces More Efficient M50 Series Of Whatsminer Rigs

During Bitcoin 2022, Bitcoin mining rig manufacturer MicroBT shared details on its forthcoming M50 series of Whatsminer machines.


Bitcoin 2022 markets that never sleep panel

Bitcoin, The Market That Never Sleeps

A fundamental aspect of Bitcoin is the market's constant operation and global accessibility. To elaborate, a panel of experts gathered at Bitcoin 2022 for the "Markets That Never Sleep" discussion.


Lightning nodes connect the lightning network together, in a decentralized technology.

Building Companies That Improve Lightning Network Liquidity

A growing list of companies are developing services to make the Lightning Network more accessible for users, such as providing liquidity and operating nodes. A panel of experts took the Bitcoin 2022 stage to discuss these developments.


Ross Ulbricht, founder of infamous bitcoin-based darknet marketplace Silk Road, called Bitcoin Magazine from prison to appeal for freedom

Bitcoin Pioneer Ross Ulbricht Auctioning Original Artwork, NFT Created In Prison

Ross Ulbricht, founder of darknet bitcoin marketplace Silk Road, is auctioning a series of art created while serving his life sentence. The collection is hanging in the Bitcoin 2022 art gallery.