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 […]

Bitcoin’s Wild Side – Honeybadger Doesn’t Care

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From a very young age, I was fascinated by wild animals. While other kids my age watched cartoons and sports, I always loved shows about wildlife. These days, I spend most of my time studying Bitcoin, but I still draw from early learnings about nature. This helped me make some links between Bitcoin and my […]

How To Protect Your Wealth During Record High 10.1% Inflation

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This article was originally published by Dominic Frisby on MoneyWeek Inflation in the UK has just hit 10.1%, says the Office for National Statistics.  That is five times the Bank of England’s stated target of 2%.  FIVE TIMES!  Sorry to shout.  The joy of the public sector is that you can be this bad at […]

Ethereum And The Art of Scamming 

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Scams are only sometimes so blatantly obvious; as a matter of fact, most people tend to fall for them. About 44% of people from ages 20 to 29 lose money to fraud, but there is some good news! Only about 20% of people aged 70 to 79 fall victim to scams. As Oscar Wilde once […]

Inside: Binance Launches Speculative Attack Against FTX, And Wins

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This article was originally published on The Bitcoin Layer. The global dash-to-cash has found its way into the crypto ecosystem Yet another victim of the global liquidity contraction is upon us, only this time it’s not a central bank, it’s a shadow bank. The second largest crypto exchange in the world—FTX—is facing liquidity issues as the native […]

Pacific Bitcoin Announces Exclusive Art Exhibition And Auction

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The Pacific Bitcoin conference in Los Angeles has just announced its partnership with Bitcoin auction platform Scarce.City. In a collaborative effort, bitcoin artworks will be displayed at the event and auctioned thereafter. The auction will start on Thursday 10th November at 10am pacific time, bids can only be placed with Bitcoin. Pacific Bitcoin is the […]

European Commission Wants 50 EUR Transaction Limit For Digital Euro

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Individual users may see low transaction and storage thresholds for the digital euro, the European Union’s potential central bank digital currency. The European Union’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) may have transaction and store-of-value limits for individuals, according to Fabio Panetta, an executive board member of the European Central Bank (ECB), at the European Commission’s […]

FTX’ed: The Tangled Ties Of Celsius Network and Sam Bankman-Fried

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This article was originally published by Dirty Bubble Media on Substack Sam Bankman-Fried has gotten a lot of press lately. A former trader turned crypto mogul, he owns both one of the largest crypto exchanges, FTX, as well as one of the largest crypto trading firms, Alameda Research. FTX spent millions in the past several […]

Hudson River Hydroelectric Plant Gets Second Life As Bitcoin Mine

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A retired ancient hydroelectric power plant built in 1897 in Mechanicsville, New York, was set for dismantling when it occurred to Jim Besha Sr., CEO of Albany Engineering Corp which owns the plant, to turn it into a vintage bitcoin mining rig. With conduits dusted, moving parts polished and oiled, and worn out parts replaced, […]