Bitcoin Can Heal Fiat Relationships – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Jimmy Song, a Bitcoin developer, educator and entrepreneur and programmer with over 20 years of experience. Our relationships have an unwelcome intruder, and that’s the government. A society is a network of relationships between people. An edge should be bilateral and relationships should be direct, but unfortunately, in today’s … Read more

Indonesia’s Biggest Tech Firm Enters Cryptocurrency Market – Bitcoin Magazine

GoTo purchased PT Kripto Maksima Koin by acquiring 100% of available shares. The tech giant paid about $8.38 million for the acquisition to become a money management firm. GoTo reportedly accounts for 2% of Indonesia’s total GDP. The biggest technology firm in Indonesia, GoTo Gojek Tokopedia Tbk (GoTo), entered the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space by … Read more

Iran Greenlights Bitcoin, Crypto Payments For Imports – Bitcoin Magazine

Iran has passed legislation establishing a legal framework for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Under the new law, cryptocurrency can be used as payment for imports to the country by government and local businesses. The law also addresses fuel supply and electrical consumption for bitcoin mining. Iran passed an act which enables the use of Bitcoin … Read more

What Can You Do For Bitcoin? – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Stephan Livera, host of the “Stephan Livera Podcast” and managing director of Swan Bitcoin International. It is an article adaptation of his speech for BitBlockBoom 2022 in Austin, Texas. We’re living through an era of immense change and the money is broken. But on the bright side, we have this … Read more

BTC price top warnings emerge as 10K BTC leaves wallet after 9 years

Bitcoin (BTC) hodlers are asking questions after 10,000 BTC dormant since 2013 suddenly left its wallet. On-chain data flagged on Aug. 28-29 confirmed a large tranche of Bitcoin had become liquid again after nearly a decade. “Lawless era” Bitcoin hit the road Analysts first began to notice curiously high transaction volumes this weekend as 5,000 … Read more

Why Bitcoiners Fear CBDCs – Bitcoin Magazine

This is a transcribed excerpt of the “Bitcoin Magazine Podcast,” hosted by P and Q. In this episode, Q is joined by Lord Norris, the senior vice president of global partnerships at Going Parabolic Ventures, to discuss the looming threat of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). Watch This Episode On YouTube or Rumble Listen To The Episode … Read more

Central African Republic Top Court Blocks Purchases with New Crypto

The High Court of the Central African Republic (CAR) has ruled that using government-backed cryptocurrency to buy “e-residency” or citizenship and land goes against the country’s constitution. The Central African Republic’s Constitutional Court on Monday determined that the purchase of citizenship, “e-residency” and land using a crypto coin that the government launched last month was unconstitutional. The … Read more

Ethereum scaling network Arbitrum set for major upgrade on Aug. 31

Ethereum layer-2 scaling solution Arbitrum is set to undergo one of its most significant upgrades on Wednesday, set to increase transaction throughput, slash transaction fees and simplify cross-chain communication between Arbitrum and Ethereum. Referred to as the “Nitro” upgrade, Arbitrum reconfirmed the date of the upgrade in a Twitter post on Aug. 29, confirming that … Read more