Op Ed

We often have guest writers contribute to Bitcoin Magazine with their thoughts and opinions.

The views expressed are the authors own and do not necessarily reflect those of Bitcoin Magazine or BTC Inc.

Op-ed - Qu’est qu’un Bitcoin?
Qu’est qu’un Bitcoin?

A Bitcoin is a decentralized peer to peer electronic money. In essence, this is similar…

Op-ed - Différence entre le style Bitcoin et celle des Cartes de crédit.
Différence entre le style Bitcoin et celle des Cartes de crédit.

In public debates, Bitcoin is often treated as a revolutionary new account how we handle…

Op-ed - 10 Questions with Zhou Tong
10 Questions with Zhou Tong

This interview can also be found on Coinabul’s official blog A 17 year old coder…

Op-ed - Bitcoin is Uninsured: A Misconception
Bitcoin is Uninsured: A Misconception

Faced with the growing need to justify the fees, delays, chargebacks and centralization of power…

Op-ed - Microsoft-Funded Startup Aims to Disrupt File Sharing Networks; Is Bitcoin Vulnerable?
Microsoft-Funded Startup Aims to Disrupt File Sharing Networks; Is Bitcoin Vulnerable?

The Russian-based PiratePay startup is attempting an old, but in this application novel, strategy to…

Op-ed - The Strange Antics of the Bitcoinica Thief
The Strange Antics of the Bitcoinica Thief

The internet and the blockchain that power Bitcoin are unique in that they make any…

Op-ed - MtGox: What the largest exchange is doing about the Linode theft and the implications
MtGox: What the largest exchange is doing about the Linode theft and the implications

This article was originally written on March 28, 2012 Following the recent Linode theft, in…

Op-ed - Adam Kokesh on Bitcoin and Free Market Money
Adam Kokesh on Bitcoin and Free Market Money

The rising career of Adam Kokesh maintains a steady and distinct focus on liberty and…

Op-ed - Martingale Betting: A Metaphor for Too Big to Fail
Martingale Betting: A Metaphor for Too Big to Fail

Martingale betting is a class of betting strategies that originated in 18th century France which…

Op-ed - МинтЧип: Ответ Канадского Правительства на Биткойн
МинтЧип: Ответ Канадского Правительства на Биткойн

Taking into consideration the emergence in the US of innovative payment solutions such as the…

Op-ed - BusinessInsider’s Misconceptions About Bitcoin
BusinessInsider’s Misconceptions About Bitcoin

Joining the recent outburst of new Bitcoin-related articles in mainstream media, BusinessInsider has written an…

- Brain Wallet
Brain Wallets: The What and the How

Of all the formalized monetary systems that have ever been used by mankind, Bitcoin is…

Op-ed - The MintChip: The Canadian Government’s Answer to Bitcoin
The MintChip: The Canadian Government’s Answer to Bitcoin

Picking up on the emergence of innovative payment solutions appearing in the US like Square…

Op-ed - Bitcoin And Consumer Economies in the non-Western World
Bitcoin And Consumer Economies in the non-Western World

In the common discourse, Bitcoin is often treated as a revolutionary new concept in how…

Op-ed - Hey
Hey, Where’d the Money Go?

MF Global traces its roots back over two centuries, starting as a sugar trading business…

Op-ed - Introduction to Bitcoin Terminology part II
Introduction to Bitcoin Terminology part II

The Network and the Blockchain The Bitcoin network is the network of computers through which…