Make an Impact: Donate Bitcoin to Projects on the Ground in Nepal

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*+-This post was submitted by Elizabeth Ploshay, Connie Gallippi, Victoria van Eyk, and Sarah Martin   Last week, Nepal was hit with a magnitude 7.8 earthquake – the worst in 80 years. More than 4,000 people died in the wreckage and hundreds more are without food, water, or shelter. Natural disasters shake not just the core of our… Read more »

Seedcoin’s Eddy Travia on investing in early stage Bitcoin startups

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Vice President Sarah Martin, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Eddy Travia, Co-Founder and Chief Start Up… Read more »

Netki’s Justin Newton: simple wallet names are “a total game changer in terms of the ease of use of bitcoin”

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum Dan McArdle, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Justin Newton, CEO and CTO of Netki…. Read more »

SolidX’s Daniel Gallancy emphasizes the need for continued education and the challenge disrupting the status quo

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum Dan McArdle, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Daniel Gallancy, CEO of SolidX Partners. Dan:… Read more »

HyprKey’s Bojan Simic: Don’t teach everyday folks about Bitcoin, leverage the technology to make their lives better

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*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum Dan McArdle, had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at the Inside Bitcoins Conference in New York City on April 27-29, 2015. Today, we share an interview with Bojan Simic, CTO of HyprKey. Dan: Can… Read more »

Where did you first hear the word “bitcoin?”

*+-The Digital Currency Council (DCC) found last week that nearly 40% of Americans surveyed during March 2015 first heard the word “bitcoin” on the internet, compared to TV/radio (14.1%) or newspapers/magazines (6.5%). Few respondents reported hearing the word from friends and family (8.4%) or professional advisors (2.7%).  Notably, almost 30% first heard the term when… Read more »