Erik Winther Paisley

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EB72 – Siân Jones: Cryptocurrency Regulation Update: Uk, Isle Of Man, California, Bitlicense

Coinbase Seeks 'Invasive' Details on US Bitcoin Mining Operations

Coinbase's compliance office is seeking to acquire operational information from bitcoin mining companies in a process that some of the sector's …

Following Silk Road Trial, U.S. Marshals To Auction Off 50,000 Of Ulbricht's Bitcoin

The U.S. Marshals Service has announced that it will be auctioning off another 50,000 Bitcoins that were seized from convicted Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht’s computer in October 2013. At today’s exchange rate, that Bitcoin is worth nearly $12 million.<p>The closed auction will take place from 8 …

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Buy Marijuana with Bitcoin via Vending Machines in Seattle

Advertisement<p><b>The next-generation of vending machines is one of the many new frontiers Bitcoin is entering as it slowly becomes more mainstream. This</b> …

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Johnny Mnemonic and the perfect cyberpunk movie it wasn't

Before <i>The Matrix</i>, there was this, starring Beat Takeshi and Keanu Reeves. Cyberpunk's truest vision lurks not in gnostic fantasy but in the cheap …

How Bitcoin Will Achieve Mass Acceptance: Brand Makeover (Op-Ed)

<b>Note: The following article has been hand picked for being one of the standouts in the Ziftr article contest on the topic of what needs to happen for</b> …

Why Internet Headline Writers Hate Themselves

The best headline templates for maximizing readership can quickly become ubiquitous, over-familiar, and cloying to their own writers.<p>It is my job to read the Internet, and that makes me weird.<p>Most people are not paid to follow, study, and theorize about web journalism like an anthropologist …

A Rare Look Inside A Massive Bitcoin Mine

Bitcoin mining is not a pretty business. It requires lots of specialized servers that are essentially unusable for normal computing and lots of cooling. But when you bring thousands of miners together in the same room, things really get ugly.<p>Motherboard has some fascinating footage of a bitcoin …

Russians advised to pull their money out of banks and prepare for 'black market in cash'

The ruble has tanked over the past year, falling over 50% from 33 rubles to the dollar to 67 rubles at market open Friday. The collapse in the currency's value has helped drive up prices in the country, which is heavily reliant on imports, with inflation surging to 15% in January.<p>Now, it seems, it …

The Surprising Way Companies Like Netflix and Amazon Do Market Research

Companies like Netflix, Conscious Box, and Microsoft are leveraging the subscription business model to discover what their customers want next.<p>So far in this eight part series titled "8 Reasons Subscribers Are Better Than Customers," we've seen how subscribers boost the value of your company, …

Mike Hearn: How Bitcoin's Technology Advanced in 2014

In just a few days, bitcoin will have been in development for six years.<p>For those of us who watched it grow from a humble Windows-only desktop …

The next chapter in the Bitcoin story

What if the benefits of Bitcoin stretched far beyond money?<p>More than a cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is really a set of rules à la SMTP, the protocol that …

Bounty of One Bitcoin for the Most Accurate, Fair & Comprehensive Info about GAW : Bitcoin

I posted earlier and agree with Erik V that a conference boycott is ineffective based on a speaker. This was incorrectly taken by some to be a …

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Government is the Country's Biggest Problem, Say Americans

Who says the American political system is stuck? This is progress!<p>The news that Americans are un-fond of government, Congress, the president, and …