Here Are Six Reasons Why You Want To Run A Bitcoin Node

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Preamble Let me explain quickly that a Bitcoin Node is a piece of software (Bitcoin Core) that has some important jobs: 1. Keep a copy of the blockchain (one of many copies out there) 2. Connect with other nodes, forming a network of communication, which propagates transactions (transactions are kept in a “mempool”, the queue of […]

Bitcoin Mining Ban Will Hurt New York and Our Environment

Bitcoin Minin New York City

New York State lawmakers will soon vote on legislation that would impose a two-year moratorium on bitcoin mining operations. New York has always been an engine of both economic and technological development, which is why a ban would effectively drive away substantial investments and high-paying jobs for New Yorkers, affecting their growth in the process. […]

Mexican Senate Building Gets Bitcoin ATM

Mexican Senate Bitcoin ATM

The Mexican Senate building gets its own Bitcoin ATM as the country prepares to regulate cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin is becoming more widely accepted around the world and the number of cryptocurrency ATMs is increasing despite the crackdown. Mexico has gotten another Bitcoin ATM, this time in its Senate building. On April 26, a Bitcoin (BTC) ATM was installed […]