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

Mendoza Argentina Bitcoin Tax

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 […]

Why Everyone Should Run A Bitcoin Node To Fend Off Disaster

Why Run A Bitcoin Node

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Bitcoin Educators Zia Sadr And ‘Jadi’, Jailed During Nationwide Protests

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Iranian Bitcoin instructor Zia Sadr as well as computer scientist Amir Emad Mirmirani have been arrested during protests this September. The Iranian bitcoin community reported about the incident on Twitter, the platform of the Persian bitcoin community. After more than 20 days of silence on Sadr’s social media, the community of Twitter Farsi was shocked […]

Nigerians Want Bitcoin, Not eNaira

Nigerians want Bitcoin

A year after Nigeria launched its CBDC shitcoin, only less than 0.5% of Nigerians are using it according to a Bloomberg report. The Government of Nigeria launched its Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) dubbed the eNaira in 2021. One year later, the results are in. At only a 0.5% adoption rate, the eNaira is failing. […]

Lugano Plan B Forum: Switzerland Could Become Bitcoin Hub

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Article submitted by Johann Thusbass Lugano, Switzerland hopes to become the capital of Bitcoin in Europe. Mayor Michele Foletti sees a bright future in “Plan B”. With the termination of banking secrecy, the Ticino metropolis’ significance as a regional banking hub close to Italy has been drastically diminished. 3,000 jobs have been destroyed and tax […]

Max Keiser And ‘Adopting Bitcoin’ Back In El Salvador

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El Salvador will be once again venue of choice for ‘Adopting Bitcoin‘. From November 15th to 17th the conference will gather international speakers, experts, business and the local bitcoin community. Max Keiser, bitcoin advocate since 2011 is confirmed as a headline speaker. Keiser who has setup a venture fund in El Salvador has long been […]