Early investors in Bitcoin got rich. Now they are the cryptocurrency’s most powerful gatekeepers.
Calling all Bitcoiners! My mom and I just spent the day emailing well-respected Bitcoiners in hopes of getting their contributions for our upcoming “Bitcoins for Kids” book. Then, it phased us–we need to blog about it…duh! So, here’s most of our email, which we personalize to each person we sent: INSTRUCTIONS: Copy and paste our […]
In 1999, Shawn Fanning changed the music industry forever by creating Napster. Then, BitTorrents came into existence. So, even though Bitcoin may not last forever, it is as revolutionary as Mr. Fanning’s Napster creation.
The SkyNews video below is one of the best videos we’ve seen so far, since it includes a few key points (some quoted, others include our views): (Bitcoin is seen as) “A secure form of storing wealth. And, I believe that personally, that it’s more secure than gold and silver” said Bruce Wagner, The Bitcoin […]
Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? [Infographic] by the team at Bitcoin Examiner Posted on BitKidz.com. This infographic explores possible people and their likelihood of being the mysterious inventor of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto. After checking out this infographic, who do you think is the real Satoshi Nakamoto? Do you have other suggestions? Do you even care? Quite […]
The “bitcoin revolution” is here, and it offers an investing opportunity, Ashton Kutcher tells the TechCrunch Disrupt conference. 2 Great Points made: (1) “I think the fact that you can buy drugs and ammo with it is actually (a) validator of the currency itself.” and (2) the same technology could be used for cybersecurity. [Getty […]
Life on Bitcoin is a documentary-n-the-making about newlyweds living only using Bitcoin for the first 3-months of marriage. They’re seeking Kickstarter and Bitcoin funders to make this project work.
Editor’s note: Joshua Seims is an angel investor and entrepreneur based in San Francisco. He is currently building a company that provides secure storage of Bitcoins. A big question that’s debated in the Bitcoin community is “How much will Bitcoins be worth in the long term…
Bitcoin has captured the attention and imagination of the tech community at large over the past few years and its momentum shows no sign of slowing. Still, we’re a long way from mainstream …
CNN Money announced the first Bitcoin Baby, meaning the fertility services paid to Dr. C. Terence Lee was made with Bitcoin. Below are our notes from listening to Dr. C. Terence Lee’s youtube video from his Bitcoin Conference 2013 presentation. He shares that medicine for the most part is not a free market now, because […]
Now, it was our goal the first day we started this site to accept Bitcoin payments for our online video-courses. But, we couldn’t figure out how to do it until now. However, it’s definitely NOT the most straight-forward easy way. Yet, we’re hoping the drastic discount in price will be an incentive for Bitcoiners to […]
If you even read the first article of Kashmir Hill’s Forbes series ‘Living On Bitcoin For A Week’, you might recall the closed Bitcoin-accepting ‘Cups and Cakes Bakery’ that she stopped by on her walk to work. Well, if you’re anywhere near the Bay Area, you can put your Bitcoin to a fun and yummy […]
China investors backed Coinbase (one of the Bitcoin wallets we’re using) with no hesitation. Why China poses a threat to the U.S. <= A Fascinating must-read article. Some highlights: China embraces digital currency, with their experience of the Q coin introduced back in 2002! “China is the perfect place for bitcoin mining. While much of […]