Taking Payments Outside Of The Banking System

After listening to the presentation by Adam Vaziri at the @bitcoinfocus event, I had the pleasure of meeting with him to discuss Bitcoin, E-money and The Regulators. Adam explains what E-money is and the challenges it faced (and still to some extend is), from the regulators 13 years ago. It is not difficult to find the …

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A Bitcoin Lunch At The Local Thai

In January 2011, Mark Edge had a very profitable lunch. He received an email from one of his show’s, amp’s, inviting him to a Bitcoin lunch at the local Thai. The show’s supporter was Gavin Andresen, who insisted to pay half of the tab in Bitcoins (to Mark who picked it up). The sum was …

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Digital Currencies Are Here To Stay

With a background in business, psychology and technology, Javier Marti, the author of Mobile, Domains and the Future, a book about the mobile revolution that is helping to change the world; thinks that Bitcoin is currently doing something similar. The founder of Bitcoin Global Investments, which he describes as a combination of TrendWatching.com, Moody’s and …

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Bitcoin Buffer – Part 2

Hakim’s back in the UK after a month of a Bitcoin Buffer awareness campaign in mainland Europe. He attended the International Conference on Complementary Currency Systems in the Netherlands, where he also met with Community Forge, a non-profit association that designs, develops and provides complementary currency systems and tools. In Brussels, Hakim met with local …

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