How CoinJoin Improves Your Bitcoin Privacy

Gregory Maxwell CoinJoin

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 […]

How To Protect Your Wealth During Record High 10.1% Inflation

Dominik Frisby Bitcoin

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 […]

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. […]

Bitcoin Up As $3.3T Leave Stock Market Amid Fiat Currency Slump

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by Arun Shrivastav $3.3 trillion USD have been wiped out of the U.S. stock market in September. The global financial world is in a complete tailspin with tens of trillions of dollars of value eroding from the markets. Stocks and currencies have been battered and inflation has been stubbornly high throughout major economies. For example, […]

Could The End Of Cheap Money Spark A House Price Crash In The UK?

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This article was originally published by Dominic Frisby on Moneyweek. Back in 2007 comedian Susan Murray phoned me up with a question. She was just arranging a new mortgage and she wanted to know where I thought interest rates were going. She was deciding whether to get a fixed or a variable rate mortgage. I […]

Expiration Date Of Digital Yuan Could Lead To Bitcoin Explosion

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The new digital yuan could make Bitcoin attractive. The absurd measure to make unused currency worthless may benefit Bitcoin. Using its prototype Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), the Chinese Communist Party wants to implement an expiration system under the pretext of a “warming” of the economy. The design consists of a removal of the currency […]

Largest German-Speaking Bitcoin Conference Coming To Innsbruck, Austria

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Bitcoin conferences are growing every year. After the largest ever bitcoin exhibition saw over 30,000 attendees in Miami this year, the largest conference for German-speaking Bitcoin enthusiast is coming to Innsbruck, Austria. BTC22 (bconf.de) will take place from 15 – 17 September 2022 in Innsbruck and is expected to be the largest meeting of the […]

Can Bitcoin Accumulation Outperform Active Trading?

Bitcoiners cannot be manipulated

Part 1 – A Rat Experiment Today I watched a science YouTube video that showed how rats could be smarter than human beings. It was a Veritasium production on the four things it takes to become a master. In the video, a red button and a blue button were set up. The red button flashes […]