Discussion in 'privacy general' started by nightrace, Apr 16, 2011.
I wonder about the payback time for the Bitcoin computer's $400 cost. But then, it provides more services than just mining. Cool
Are the Bitcoin Patent Wars About to Begin?
'Bitcoin is Now Officially a Commodity' — US Regulator Declared
Now that is surprising news...
I read about that a year or two ago. At that point, it was probably reports from a public hearing or whatever.
“Private blockchain” is just a confusing name for a shared database
By Tom Simonite,
Being careful not to "step over the line" here. Those banks are just having issues with a blockchain that cannot be controlled or regulated by their industry. Here in our country if things go "bust" we'll be trading ammunition and precious metals for bitcoins and faster than most think. OK, stepping back from that line now just to be safe. LOL!!
Parts for old cars, too And rice, beans, etc ...
The Troubles of “Bitcoin’s PayPal” Show Why the Cryptocurrency Is Not a Good Payment Mechanism.
Would You Take a College Class on Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin?.
The Future Of Bitcoin Isn't Bitcoin—It's Bigger Than That.
As a mathematician and engineer (regular guy with the apptitudes nothing special) I love studying the blockchain. Its one reason I so enjoy Bitcoins as a hobby of sorts.
Bitcoin-NG: A Secure, Faster, Better Blockchain.
‘Ultimate Bitcoin stress test’ conducted to prove that blocksize limit is an imminent threat to Bitcoin, instead proves larger blocks are unnecessary dated June 23, 2015
Nice read! I have been and still "hang on the fence" for the future blocksize. For now transactions are confirming at a very high/fast rate for me anyway. I am fearful of fixing something that doesn't appear broken.
That "test" did provide an interesting outcome!
US undercover agent jailed for six years for Silk Road Bitcoin theft
Bitcoin now tax-free in Europe after court ruling.
Nice ruling for early adopters. Genesis block sold at 1-2 cents per coin, and now hundreds each. No VAT ---------- nice!
Provisions: how Bitcoin exchanges can prove their solvency.
The trust machine - The promise of the blockchain.
BitBeat: Bitcoin Surges Past $400 on Back of the New ‘Shining Star’.