Mr Bitcoin: “I don’t want money, I don’t want fame!”

Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has publicly identified himself as Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. His admission ends years of speculation about who came up with the original ideas underlying the digital cash system. Mr Wright has provided technical proof to back up his claim using coins known to be owned by Bitcoin’s creator. Prominent members of […]

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Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has publicly identified himself as Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto

His admission ends years of speculation about who came up with the original ideas underlying the digital cash system. Mr Wright has provided technical proof to back up his claim using coins known to be owned by Bitcoin’s creator. Prominent members of the Bitcoin community and its core development team have also confirmed Mr Wright’s […]

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Here is the first Bitcoin branded VISA card

London based Cryptopay now offers a Bitcoin branded plastic or virtual credit card. Bitcoin debit card Cryptopay offers an alternative withdrawal facility in providing a Bitcoin debit card. You can easily convert your BTC to Euro or British Pound Sterling, and withdraw money using your Cryptopay VISA debit card at more than 3 million ATMs. […]

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Bitcoin is on the move

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Fears of banks becoming obsolete due to blockchain “unlikely”

Blockchain technology can lead to quicker, more efficient trade settlements, the Nasdaq’s president and chief operating officer Adena Friedman told CNBC on Wednesday. Blockchain is the technology that underpins the cryptocurrency bitcoin; it is a record of all bitcoin transactions executed and maintained as a public ledger system, viewable to anyone around the world. Speaking […]

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Airbnb just just acqui-hired a team of bitcoin and blockchain experts

Home-rental company Airbnb has “acqui-hired” the majority of the team behind ChangeCoin, a startup that runs a bitcoin-based micropayments service, according to four people with knowledge of the deal. The alternative lodging site has been looking at a few bitcoin and blockchain startups, according to two sources, to study what the technology could do for […]

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Bitcoin’s Blockchain Technology tested successfully by Wall Street

Banks including J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup Inc. have successfully tested the record-keeping technology behind bitcoin on credit-default swaps, a move that could help it gain a foothold in mainstream finance. The swaps are essentially insurance contracts that pay off if a bond goes bad, and the process of keeping track of the […]

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