Bitcoin Fixes This: Bank Account Affiliated With Hong Kong Protests Banned

The movement for democracy in Hong Kong has continued into its fifth month. The tussles between the Hong Kong authorities and the protesters have become more violent, with both sides using escalating force to try and accomplish their goals. And while much of the fight is physical — just look to the television feeds of […]

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IRS Looks to Crackdown on Bitcoin ATMs as ATM Count Surpasses Milestone

To many of our readers, Bitcoin automated teller machines (ATMs) may seem like gimmicks — cryptocurrency on-ramps/off-ramps that are only used scantly by so-called “newcoiners,” or those looking to avoid the pitfalls of centralized exchanges. Though, these machines have done well — so well, in fact, that the count of these devices recently surmounted a […]

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How to Make Money with Bitcoin: 10 Ways to Earn Cryptocurrency

There are a number of ways that individuals can earn Bitcoin online. Unfortunately, just as in real life, there is no such thing as a free lunch. Any way of earning Bitcoin online will require something in exchange, whether it’s your time or your knowledge or your computer’s processing power. Some of the methods outlined […]

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Meet the Unknown Fund: Donating $75M Bitcoin to Privacy Initiatives

As you likely know, the data of citizens are being pushed into the hands of a small set of companies. And this isn’t good. The oil of the 21st century, data is what drives today’s society; everything you do online is logged and used—often under the guise of “improving your life.” Sometimes, services don’t even […]

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Tim Draper: Lightning Network to Bring Bitcoin to $250,000 per BTC

The recent downturn in the Bitcoin market has not stopped prominent investors and commentators from making price predictions. Most recently, Tim Draper — a prominent venture capitalist that has made early investments in China’s version of Google Baidu, Tesla, Skype, and Bitcoin — has doubled down on his call that the leading cryptocurrency will surmount […]

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Head of Massive Bank Admits Central Banks are Ineffective: Bitcoin Fixes This

Ever since the Great Recession of 2008, central banks, by traditional standards, have been acting weird. Really weird. Interest rates fell to their lowest points in literal centuries while central banks began what has been dubbed “quantitative easing” — when a central bank buys large amounts of government bonds or other financial assets in order […]

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