Monthly Archives: March 2014

Monday 24th March

BITCOIN Institutional Investment Requests from 38 institutional investors representing +$250 billion to meet with me re bitcoin at Barclays Emerging Payments Forum tomorrow – Barry Silbert   Andressen Horowitz Internet pioneer Marc Andreessen is doubling down on bitcoin amid turbulence in the virtual-currency world, in a bet that widespread adoption of the currency will fuel […]

Monday 17th March

BITCOIN Merchant Adoption Coinbase + Bitpay = Over 46,000 merchants. https://coinbase.com/clients https://bitpay.com/directory#/   The Mega-Master Blockchain List 84 things that can be put in the blockchain – Antonis Polemitis   Year to Date Growth BTC network growth slowing… It now takes 54 whole days to double its computation speed: http://thegenesisblock.com/mining/ YTD growth: 300%, now 33Pth […]

Monday 10th March

BITCOIN Wikipedia Playing with BTC today: I just bought 0.1 bitcoin with Coinbase! – Jimmy Wales   Who do you believe is the most unappreciated person involved in Bitcoin? Greg Maxwell or Peter Todd. Two core developers who keep a low profile but are brilliant and prolific. Maxwell takes no shit. I had a massive […]

Monday 3rd March

BITCOIN Government Oversight If only bitcoin were more regulated mtgox wouldn’t have happened and we’d have reputable services like Enron, Lehman, HSBC, and MF Global – Steve Dekorte   Creative Destruction This process of creative destruction Bitcoin is going through is actually wonderful. It has once again shown itself to be the ultimate anti-fragile currency. […]

February 2014

MONTHLY ROUNDUP – FEBRUARY 2014 BITCOIN OpenTransactions Any entity that you see in the Bitcoin community that you have to trust is going to go away. It’s going to cease to exist. Silk Road was a neat concept, but even if they hadn’t been shut down they would have ceased to exist because they acted […]