Bitcoin price slumping again; ‘51% hash power’ threshold reached

Bitcoin price slumping again; ‘51% hash power’ threshold reached

Jun 16, 2014

After hitting a peak of exchange prices around $670 in recent weeks, Bitcoin value has begun to decline again. Experts and analysts are citing two primary reasons:   In January, there was worry in the bitcoin community regarding GHash, a mining pool. It controlled a rising share of the total bitcoin computational power used to mine the cryptocurrency —...

Apple hints it may start allowing Bitcoin apps

Apple tossed a bone to the world’s bitcoin services this week. But not all of them are reaching for it. At its Worldwide Developer Conference on Monday, Apple seemed to make nice with the world’s most popular digital currency, hinting that it may allow bitcoin wallet apps back onto the iPhone and the iPad, and several outfits say they plan on resubmitting their...

‘Bitcoin Decoded’ co-author featured on TV special report

‘Bitcoin Decoded’ co-author featured on TV special report

May 19, 2014

“Bitcoin Decoded” co-author Tom Mitsoff was recently featured on a special report on the evolution of Bitcoin by KYTX CBS 19 TV in Tyler, Texas. Mitsoff was interviewed for the two-part feature by Justin Earley, KYTX-TV news co-anchor. Here is part one of the report: And here is part...

What mental barriers do Bitcoin adoptees need to overcome to help others?

What does psychological research reveal about people’s perception of money and value? What mental barriers do Bitcoin adoptees need to overcome to help others welcome the new paradigm? Stefan Molyneux, host of Freedomain Radio, brings the latest scientific insights into the psychology of money and value to bear on the challenges of evangelizing Bitcoin to...

The Nakamoto story needed to be told

I have watched the reaction to Newsweek’s article which claims to reveal the actual identity of Bitcoin’s creator with great interest and curiosity. Many ‘Bitcoiners’ are angered that Dorian S. Nakamoto of Temple City, California, has been named in reporter Leah McGrath Goodman’s thoroughly researched article. The sentiments being...

Shit Bitcoin Fanatics Say

Shit Bitcoin Fanatics Say

Mar 6, 2014

Take a few moments away from checking the Bitcoin charts and your ASIC miner for a few laughs with “Shit Bitcoin Fanatics Say, Part 1″… and, part 2 … Ha...