Avoid This Mistake When Selling Bitcoin Or Face Jail

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This article was originally published on Bitcoin Magazine In 2011, journalist and tech entrepreneur Mark Hopkins shared dinner with a longtime friend who offered to pay for his half of the meal by sending Hopkins some newly-minted bitcoin, which the friend had mined himself on his laptop. In a recent telephone interview with Bitcoin Magazine, […]

Why 2023 Will Be Great For Bitcoin

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An interesting year is ending and an interesting year is ahead of us. Let’s take a look back, reflect, and perhaps place some bets on the future? Whether you enjoyed 2022 or not, you should’ve been entertained at least. As Bitcoiners, the political drama in the clown world bothers us little. We just see opportunity […]

FTX Is A Symptom Of Fiat Greed But Bitcoin Should Be Sovereign Saving

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This article was originally published by Yael Ossowski on substack A major cryptocurrency exchange on the brink. Another shuttered after outright fraud, deception, and criminal behavior. Yet more feeling the heat of digital bank runs. To outside observers, the world of Bitcoin and its crypto-offspring must seem daunting and chaotic. And while that may be […]

After The FTX Fraud, It’s Time to Be Even More Bullish on Bitcoin

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When the Securities and Exchange Commission announced charges against FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried this week, it ended a nearly 2-month-long drama. This article was originally published by Yael Ossowski on DCjournal.com Bankman-Fried’s unethical business setup between his hedge fund Alameda Research and crypto exchange FTX (including the 130 related companies now in bankruptcy) were enough of a […]

Big Short Guy Michael Burry Goes Long On US Prison Stock

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This article was originally published by Austin Litman on Proofofwork.ca The movie The Big Short is based on a guy named Michael Burry, who runs a hedge fund called Scion Asset Management. Scion Asset Management owns 6 stocks right now. 2 are prison companies, 1 is a defence company, and 3 are media companies. Over 50% […]

Blockfi And Why You Shouldn’t Give Bitcoin For Yield

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This article was originally published by Austin Litman on proofofwork.ca Blockfi was a platform that would hold your Bitcoin for you and generate a return. They call the return a yield, APY, whatever. But how do they guarantee these % returns? The answer is they gamble with your funds.  They don’t tell you exactly what they’re investing in; […]

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 […]

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 […]

New Wasabi Wallet Version Released To Fend Off Tor Network Attack

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A new release of Wasabi Wallet is public as version 2.0.2. The new update addresses the ongoing attack on the tor network. After the long awaited second version received positive feedback from users and the community, the new release 2.0.2 fixes critical reliability issues. As the privacy network Tor has been under Distributed Denial of […]

“Don’t call me Shirley” A Bitcoiner In The World Of Altcoins

Don't Call Me Shirley- A Bitcoiner Braves The World Of Altcoins

I have always drawn a thick black line between Bitcoin and what some might call “other cryptocurrencies.” Although not a Maximalist (I hold altcoins and see some potential in a few projects), the original inception and network effect of Bitcoin have always put it in a different class for me.