Max Keiser Wants To ‘Hide’ 10 Bitcoins In El Salvador

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Bitcoin advocate Max Keiser is considering to hide 10 Bitcoin “somewhere in El Salvador” to sponsor a public treasure hunt. If the stunt would go viral, even more ‘bitcoin tourists’ could potentially visit the Bitcoin country. Forget hunger games, here come the prosperity games. Prosperity and property instead of misery and communism. Surely, finding one […]

Why Would Warren Buffet Sell Bank Stocks?

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This article was originally published by Austin Litman on Proofofwork.ca Warren Buffet has been dumping his bank positions because banks go bankrupt. One example other than the famous one in 2008 is the “Savings and Loan Crisis” that took place mid-80s to the 90s. It’s when over 30% of all Saving and Loan Associations in […]

530% Faster Block Download With MyNode Model Two

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Mynode has just launched its newest product, the Model Two hardware bitcoin node. With 530% faster initial block download compared to model one, this new home node breaks all records. This state-of-the-art device is specifically designed to make it easy for users to set up their own bitcoin node and help secure the network. One […]

What Ancient Stone Money Can Teach Us About Bitcoin

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This article was originally published by Austin Litman on Proofofwork.ca Hundreds of years ago, in paradise, one of the most unique forms of money was invented by the Yap tribe on an island east of Indonesia. It was a single stone. These stones were 12ft tall and weighed thousands of pounds. A single stone could […]

How CoinJoin Improves Your Bitcoin Privacy

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Ask the man in the street about Bitcoin and he might respond, “Isn’t that for criminals?”. This common misunderstanding persists despite Bitcoin’s open ledger, where on-chain transactions are for all to see. Although Bitcoin transactions are private, maintaining anonymity is increasingly difficult. A Bitcoin wallet address, pseudonymous by nature, can be linked to personal information […]

Why The ‘Jacquerie Rebellion’ Scares French Bankers To Death

The Jacquerie Rebellion

This article was originally published by Austin Litman on Proofofwork.ca During the 1300s, England and France did not get along. There were hundreds of years of war, and some called it “The Hundred Years War.” The elites were getting arrogant and did not view peasants as people anymore. Peasants were being forced to defend against […]

Argentina’s Mendoza Province Accepts Bitcoin For Tax Payments

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The Argentinian western central province Mendoza has announced it will accept Bitcoin payments as a medium for tax and governmental obligations. Nowadays, when it comes to bounding in shiny modernization lights, we can see those proud governors juxtaposing the flashy Bitcoin in their financial regulations, making sure to carry a sporty medal of honor for […]

RSK ‘Rootstock’ – A Brief Review And Overview

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By Christian Hyland Can a new financial ecosystem be built on top of Bitcoin? Entrepreneurs around the world are building products & protocols on top of Bitcoin’s strong foundation to bring to life a new financial system. The Bitcoin market cap hovers around $323B, however, much of this value is being held and not actively […]

Why Everyone Should Run A Bitcoin Node To Fend Off Disaster

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This article is brought to you by myNode – Article patronage is essential to keep bitcoinnews.com free and support independent writers and creators. We’ve all heard how Bitcoin mining can generate a passive income. But how about the passive pleasure of running a bitcoin full node? In this article we share key benefits that bitcoin […]

Pacific Bitcoin Insider 2022: Top Takeaways From Day 2 Of Pacific Bitcoin

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While the rest of the “crypto” space was under fire, learning another lesson about self-custody and the downfall of centralization, Bitcoiners were having the time of their life at Pacific Bitcoin. Bitcoiners were learning new ways to save more, grow our stacks, protect our wealth, and have a rip-roaring good time. If you haven’t done […]