Bitcoin Charts

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Media Hub.

*+-Below are several charts tracking the Digital Currency ecosystem. Links to embeddable images (of multiple sizes) are available for each chart. All chart images are free to use and distribute for any purpose.   Chart 1: Number of Merchants Accepting Bitcoin: 2009-2014 This chart shows the number of merchants accepting bitcoin for goods or services…. Read more »

Bitcoin Quotes

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Media Hub.

*+-Below are quotes from notable public figures. Where possible, the original source of the quotation is cited.   “At our venture firm, we continue to see an escalating stream of fascinating new Bitcoin uses cases and applications from entrepeneurs.” Marc Andreessen, Venture Capitalist, Founder of Netscape, Jan 5, 2015 – Source     “The bitcoin… Read more »

Alt-coins & “Bitcoin 2.0″

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Media Hub.

*+-The technologies, ideas, companies, and products operating in the so-called “Bitcoin 2.0” space change constantly, and even the term “Bitcoin 2.0” isn’t well-defined. This leads to a lot of confusion. Here we break down some of the different types of technologies into four categories to better understand what they are and aren’t.   1) Traditional… Read more »

Joey Krug on the Augur prediction platform, Sidecoin, and the long term prospects of Bitcoin

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Professional.

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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, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Berlin on March 5-6. Today, we share insights from Joey Krug. Joey is the lead developer at Augur, an open-source, decentralized,… Read more »

Attorney Lutz Auffenberg encourages regulators to join Bitcoin community discussions

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Legal.

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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, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Berlin on March 5-6. Today, we share insights from Lutz Auffenberg of Winheller Attorneys at Law and Tax Advisors. Lutz is… Read more »

“What’s the Deal with Bitcoins?” Recorded into the Bitcoin Blockchain

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Professional.

Jack Tatar

*+-On February 17, 2015 at 1:01am EST, DCC Member Jack Tatar’s book, “What’s the Deal with Bitcoins?” was recorded in bitcoin block #343846. As we previously explained on our blog, this process irrefutably timestamps the existence of Mr. Tatar’s book (co-written with Ryan Lancelot) , with potential implications for copyright and IP management. “What’s the… Read more »

David Namdar at SolidX Partners on Wall Street Adoption of New Technologies and the Importance of Continued Educations

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Finance, Member Spotlights.

David Namdar

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Educationpartnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from David Namdar, Founder and Head of Trading at SolidX Partners. Dan: Tell us a… Read more »

Luis Buenaventura of Satoshi Citadel Industries and Rebit.ph encourages us to “show, don’t tell” the benefits of Bitcoin

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Professional.

Luis

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Luis Buenaventura, Head of Product for Satoshi Citadel Industries and Co-Founder of Rebit.ph…. Read more »

Oscar Darmawan of Indonesia’s Leading Bitcoin Exchange Compares the Adoption of the Blockchain to Democratization

Posted by Dan McArdle & filed under Professional.

Oscar

*+-As part of the Digital Currency Council’s Continuing Education partnership with Inside Bitcoins, the DCC’s Director of Curriculum, Dan McArdle, has had the opportunity to interview the thought leaders that will be speaking at Inside Bitcoins Singapore on January 29-30. Today, we share insights from Oscar Darmawan, Co-Founder and CEO of Bitcoin.co.id in Indonesia. Dan: Tell us… Read more »