Common Misconceptions about Bitcoin

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*+-With so much information circulating out there, there’s bound to be inaccurate and, sometimes, downright misleading information about Bitcoin as well. Therefore, in recognition of International Women’s Day, I’d like to dedicate this blog post to address some of the common Bitcoin misconceptions that women may have, which is possibly one of the reasons why… Read more »

Russia Celebrates Bitcoin Women’s Day

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*+-В этом году #Bitcoin сообщество отмечает Международный женский день впервые. Праздник лозунг 08.03.2015 является #MakeItHappen! Кажется, мы получили отличную возможность рассказать о вкладе женщин в развитие Криптовалюта. После третьего, но навсегда первых, Bitcoin конференции России, мы встретились с Натальей Гавриленко. Москва – Киев – Санкт-Петербург – и Москва вновь. Москва снова, и снова будет что-то… Read more »

Bitcoin: A Social, Political, and Economic Game Changer for Women Globally

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*+-What is up with the hype around the Bitcoin currency? Digital money? Instant transfers? For myself, Bitcoin is a social, political and economic Game Changer, specifically for women around the world. My name is Elizabeth Ploshay. I serve on the Bitcoin Foundation Board of Directors and additionally handle non profit outreach for BitPay. I also… Read more »

Defining The Digital Currency Professional

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*+-Source: TechCrunch.com As new industries develop, new professions emerge. And when much is at stake and the industry is marked by an asymmetry of information between the layman and those in advisory roles, an organized process for defining and certifying those professionals is required. This process is critical for the success of the industry, as… Read more »

‘The Age of Cryptocurrency’ Recorded on Blockchain

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*+-Source: CoinDesk.com The Age of CryptoCurrency, the recently released book by Wall Street Journal reporter Paul Vigna and senior columnist Michael J Casey, has been permanently recorded on bitcoin’s public ledger, the blockchain. The book is the first by a major publisher with its exposure and interest to have a time-stamped digest recorded in the… Read more »

Educating Advisers About Bitcoin

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*+-Source: WallStreetJournal.com Many advisers lack the knowledge needed to guide their clients successfully in Bitcoin-related investments Voices is an occasional column that allows wealth managers to address issues of interest to the advisory community. David Berger is the founder and CEO of the Digital Currency Council in New York. Bitcoin is a rapidly emerging asset… Read more »