October 4th, 2012

Bitcoin may be the world’s first decentralized digital monetary system, and “bitcoins” will be the currency unit used by this system. The system has existed since January 3rd, 2009 and it is employed in every country on earth. Bitcoins are created and controlled by advanced mathematics and cryptography, as opposed to by governments or banks (no government, bank, or corporation owns or controls Bitcoin). Bitcoins as being a currency unit are created over time with a diminishing rate, and there won’t ever be greater than 21 million of them in existence (though there’re highly divisible).

What good is bitcoin if you can’t send it? (

May 17th, 2017

The cost of Exchanging $50k

May 17th, 2017

Walk me through buying 50k in BC using cash in Dallas and exchanging BC for cash in the SF bay area 3 days later. Specifically with attention to costs and fees, and maintaining anonymity via in person transactions or whatever method is most relevant to maintaining (…)

OpenInvest raises $3.25 million in seed funding

May 16th, 2017

OpenInvest, a social impact investing platform for retail investors, announced today that it raised…

Equifax aligns with Castlight for Open Banking revolution

May 16th, 2017

Equifax, the consumer and business insights expert, and Castlight, the leading financial capability…

Is it possible to download all blockchain raw data?

May 15th, 2017

I'm interested in doing some analysis on the blockchain that would require specific information about all individual transactions within each block. I don't need the data to be updating in real-time, but I am looking for something that at least encompasses all the transactions made in (…)

DTCC to move more applications to the cloud as technology reaches tipping point

May 15th, 2017

The US Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation is to extend its use of cloud computing after decid…

Free Ross: American Kingpin is a Fake News Hit Piece on Ross Ulbricht and Silk Road

May 15th, 2017

from TheAnarchast

Anarchast Ep.360

Jeff interviews returning guest and Anarchapulco speaker, Lyn Ulbricht, who’s son Ross is famously and unjustly incarcerated due to the Silk Road trial travesty. Topics include: the release of the book “American Kingpin”, a distortion and obvious hit piece, things turn political, the media lies and the government is the media, fake news and false allegations make a ‘good’ story, the evil war on drugs, lies and deviousness to leverage the case for personal advantage, the status of the case and appeal, retrial? re-sentencing? the demonization of Tor and Bitcoin, the dark web cannot be stopped, the Free Rossathon hack attempt, some glowing praise for Anarchapulco!

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Is Abra the killer app for Bitcoin? (

May 14th, 2017

What would it take to track dollars like bitcoins?

May 14th, 2017

Watching an ATM from a large US Bank accept a cash deposit makes me wonder – what would it take to track dollars like bitcoins? Said another way, what would a blockchain for fiat cash look like? When I deposit cash into this ATM, it scans each banknote. It uses Optical Character Recognition (…)

Rootstock Ginger testnet launches in 1.5 weeks

May 13th, 2017

Any thoughts on the implications of this? Here's their tweet announcing it

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bizarre transactions involving one address

May 11th, 2017

Why would anyone spend $65 in fees to send 500+ outputs for .001BTC to the same address? then clicking through to the input address, it has some really bizarre transactions. Tons of transactions that have (…)


May 11th, 2017

Well my real job is as a sales and marketing manager and I operate several websites… I would be happy to assist in structuring a marketing campaign for you. I can run a detailed SEO report to see what needs to be worked on and assist in that aspect. …

Re: Deja Vu – Bot Scripting IDE

May 11th, 2017

how can i have the source?


Try contacting the OP through a personal message, the thread is very, very old and OP is unlikely to see it anytime soon.

sipa commented on issue bitcoin/bitcoin#10389

May 11th, 2017

May 11, 2017 sipa commented on issue bitcoin/bitcoin#10389 You can divide ancestorfees divided by ancestorsize to get the feerate in sat/byte for a transaction including all its dependencies.

Man Borrows $325,000 to Buy Bitcoin – Investment or Gambling on Life Savings?

May 11th, 2017

An online community user going by the online alias gingerbreadfutters who has an undisclosed terminal disease, recently purchased $325,000 worth of Bitcoin.

Thomson Reuters and S&P Global ink strategic transcript data agreement

May 9th, 2017

A strategic data agreement between Thomson Reuters and S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) will deliver the indu…

Re: [IDEA] Earn by files selling

May 9th, 2017

As an interface, you can use a standard browser with HTML requests.
The file request is redirected to localhost and logged on to the running special bitcoin client.
The client are to create the required transaction.(by asking the user)
At the first sta…

ICE brings precise timing to UK data centre for MiFID II compliance

May 9th, 2017

In a high-frequency trading world where every microsecond counts, Intercontinental Exchange has stru…

Need to Know: Bubble? Pfft … how about Dow 150,000?

May 8th, 2017

Critical information for the U.S. trading dayIt’s not like the global markets needed another excuse to venture deeper into the green, but they appear to have gotten one on Sunday with Emmanuel Macron winning by a landslide in the French presidential election.

How would segwit help blockstream profit, and miners to loose?

May 8th, 2017

Segwit in the current form, How would it affect miners except, asicboost? How would blockstream (other than miners) kind of companies benefit from it, in such a way that miners can't?