Brandon Anzaldi

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Keep an Eye on Bitcoin as the Next Financial Crisis Starts

<b>Bitcoin Is Doing the Opposite of Central Banks</b><p>Compare this with the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Unlike the traditional currencies, the Bitcoin has an …

The focus on Bitcoin misses the real digital revolution

You had to wire the money through a mainstream financial service, like Western Union or a bank. That meant paying high fees and waiting up to several days for the money to arrive.<p>A radically new option arose in 2009 with the introduction of bitcoin. Bitcoin makes it possible to transfer value …

This Open Source Tool Can Map Out Bitcoin Payments

Again: Bitcoin is not anonymous.<p>Bitcoin is not anonymous. Anyone who has followed the dark web or the continuing regulation of the cryptocurrency should be familiar with that idea. If someone manages to link a real identity to a wallet—something that we've seen is possible—they can then follow …

I Broke Bitcoin

A lesson in the virtues of specificity.<p>Alister Maclin can break Bitcoin on command. In an email, Maclin said he's been the one spamming the Bitcoin network over the last several days with enough force to compel a Bitcoin exchange to notify its customers that the attack was causing withdrawal …

Business School Programs Explore Disruptive Bitcoin Blockchain

The bitcoin blockchain is a buzzword fizzing through businesses everywhere. So it should come as no surprise that the world’s top business schools …

​Struggling US Postal Service looks to bitcoin for new revenue

Amid a rise in popularity of cryptocurrency, the financially floundering US Postal Service is considering the possibility of adding a bitcoin …

Tyler Winklevoss: Gemini will have a positive effect on price of Bitcoin

Tyler Winklevoss, one half of the ownership of New York Bitcoin exchange Gemini, is hopeful its compliance conscious approach will provide an on-ramp …

Group 3

Bitfilm Festival , the first global film festival dedicated entirely to Bitcoin, is getting ready for its second annual iteration. The festival will …

2 gunmen rob NYC man of $1,100 worth of bitcoins

Two men have held a New York City resident at gunpoint, robbing him of $1,100 in bitcoins on the street, police said.<p>The 28-year-old victim arranged …

Man runs 3,237 miles in name of Bitcoin and homelessness

Homeless advocate and Bitcoin evangelist Jason King runs across America to bring attention to how the open nature of virtual currencies can help solve poverty. And, he's just about to cross the finish line.<p>Enduring rain, heat, wind, and exhaustion, Jason King has only 30 miles left to finish his …

Rebranding As Uphold, Bitreserve Says Goodbye To Bitcoin

The company formerly known as Bitreserve is moving beyond its Bitcoin roots to become a full-service provider of financial transactions under the new moniker Uphold.<p>In a blog post published earlier today, Uphold president and chief executive Anthony Watson laid out the new vision for the …

How a Bitcoin ATM Promotes Mixed Martial Arts in a Las Vegas Gym

Advertisement<p><b>Mixed martial arts students in Las Vegas can now pay for their training in bitcoin if they so choose. They can also buy bitcoin at One</b> …

Nasdaq Expects to Be First Exchange Using Bitcoin Technology

Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. expects to become the first major exchange operator to use the technology behind bitcoin when a project in its …

Stock Markets

Bitcoins: The first step towards a cashless society

Satoshi Nakamoto first introduced the concept of Bitcoins in 2007, though it was suspected that this was a pseudonym for a group. Bitcoins were …

Winklevoss twins get closer to launching their bitcoin exchange

You may still think of the Winklevoss twins as those guys who claimed to have invented Facebook, but they've just taken a big step toward making their names in the digital currency business. The two have filed a New York trust application necessary for them to launch their Gemini bitcoin exchange. …

Cryptocurrency

Two Florida men charged with money laundering for selling bitcoins

​Two Florida men are in trouble with the law after being arrested last week for agreeing to sell thousands of dollars’ worth of bitcoins to …

BitFury to Release Light Bulbs that Mine Bitcoin in 2015

Following the revelation last week that BitFury had developed a prototype light bulb capable of mining bitcoin, the company has announced it plans to …

Bitecoin: Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATM prepares for launch amid scam claims

Boxing legend Mike Tyson has thrown his name behind a new bitcoin ATM venture, amid claims that it could be a scam.<p>Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATM was …

CoG Flies iOS Bitcoin Wallet Under Apple's Radar

A Kentucky organization thinks that it has found a way to install fully-functional bitcoin wallets on Apple iOS devices, bypassing the infamously …

Meet Boost VC's Youngest-Ever Bitcoin Entrepreneur

At 17 years old, Louison Dumont is the youngest-ever entrepreneur to be accepted into Boost VC, the California incubator that has so far nurtured …

JPMorgan CEO: We Can Learn From Technologies Like Bitcoin

Jamie Dimon, chairman and president of JP Morgan Chase, says his bank can learn from disruptive payment systems like bitcoin.<p>Dimon, famously …

Investment Funds Containing Bitcoin Added to IG

The first fund to offer bitcoin investment as part of a bespoke portfolio has launched on global derivatives trading platform IG, the UK's largest …

Official 'Life on Bitcoin' Documentary Trailer Released

Nearly two years after initial filming began, the official trailer for the documentary <i>Life on Bitcoin</i> has been released.<p>Starring Beccy and Austin …

Ukraine 'to Crackdown on Separatist Bitcoin Accounts'

The Ukrainian government is planning to block bitcoin accounts used by separatists operating in the Eastern regions of Lugansk and Donetsk, reports …

Bitcoin's Recent Price Plunge Could Have Been Worse, Wedbush Finds

A new report released by Wedbush Securities on 14th February has found that bitcoin's most recent price decline in the wake of ongoing operational …

BitPesa Uses Bitcoin to Slash Kenyan Remittance Costs

BitPesa.co, a new global remittance company servicing Kenya's ever-expanding population, is planning to use bitcoin.<p>The company is targeting Kenya's …