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On May 28, 2020
@zooko shared
Damn, this is a good piece. Incisive. Skip all the other commentary about Goldman Sachs vs Bitcoin and just read this one. Jill Carlson is excellent. “What Goldman Gets Wrong About Bitcoin (From Someone Who Used to Work There)”—https://t.co/lHIMuF99BV via @coindesk
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What Goldman Gets Wrong About Bitcoin (From Someone Who Used to Work There)

What Goldman Gets Wrong About Bitcoin (From Someone Who Used to Work There)

Goldman's bitcoin research is wrong in key respects. But, as with J.K Rowling, the fault may lie with Bitcoiners for not communicating clearly, says an ex-GS staffer.

On Jun 1, 2020
@kyletorpey shared
RT @the_crypto_feed: coindesk: maker of coldcard bitcoin wallet rolls out an extra-strength ‘usb condom’ https://t.co/IuJnYUktH7
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Maker of Coldcard Bitcoin Wallet Rolls Out an Extra-Strength ‘USB Condom’

Maker of Coldcard Bitcoin Wallet Rolls Out an Extra-Strength ‘USB Condom’

CoinKite, maker of the Coldcard hardware wallet, has introduced two accessories that underscore the near-paranoia required to safely hold bitcoin.

On May 28, 2020
@kyletorpey shared
RT @the_crypto_feed: bitcoin magazine: okcoin grants $100,000 to btcpay server toward its open-source development https://t.co/vvLewu80pi
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OKCoin Grants $100,000 to BTCPay Server Toward Its Open-Source Development

OKCoin Grants $100,000 to BTCPay Server Toward Its Open-Source Development

Cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has donated $100,000 to open-source bitcoin payment processor BTCPay Server to fuel its bitcoin adoption efforts.

On May 27, 2020
@PanteraCapital shared
RT @BitGo: BitGo launches #digitalassets trading! Fully integrated #lending, #trading and #custody! #institutionalinvestors #financialservices. Cryptocurrency Custody Giant BitGo Launches Institutional Trading Service via @forbes https://t.co/DMtw6hfCNs
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Bitcoin Custody Giant BitGo Launches Institutional Trading Service

Bitcoin Custody Giant BitGo Launches Institutional Trading Service

BitGo, a leader in digital asset financial services, announced today that it is now offering institutional trading services through its new entity BitGo Prime.

On Jun 1, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: A widespread bug has compromised a special type of bitcoin transaction that is supposed to discourage miners from cheating, research by @0xB10C shows. Report by @AlyssaHertig https://t.co/8D54cvLdx5
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Bug in ‘Timelocked’ Bitcoin Contracts Could Spur Miners to Steal From Each Other

Bug in ‘Timelocked’ Bitcoin Contracts Could Spur Miners to Steal From Each Other

A widespread bug has compromised a special type of bitcoin transaction that is supposed to discourage miners from cheating, new research shows.

On May 28, 2020
@barrysilbert shared
RT @Cointelegraph: Digital Assets Data CEO @mikealfred said $BTC could take over the role of #gold, @benjaminpirus reports. https://t.co/ikyPx3z3BS
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Bitcoin Will Replace Gold, Crypto Data Analytics Company CEO Says

Bitcoin Will Replace Gold, Crypto Data Analytics Company CEO Says

Bitcoin, the world's "digital gold," could replace physical gold in the future.

On Jun 2, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CaitlinLong_: MEET THE WYOMING WOMAN who will be the US Senate's most pro-#bitcoin senator after November! #Wyoming has some politicians actually worth supporting, and she's one of them--she gets it. I hadn't realized she starting buying in 2013. Well done, @willcole!🤠 https://t.co/5BOtlS9tNY
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Meet the US Senate Candidate Who’s Invested in Bitcoin Since 2013

Meet the US Senate Candidate Who’s Invested in Bitcoin Since 2013

Wyoming U.S. Senate candidate Cynthia Lummis says bitcoin's store-of-value appeal has never been stronger. So she continues to HODL.

On May 28, 2020
@barrysilbert shared
RT @Cointelegraph: Grayscale Investments is accumulating at 1.5 times the rate new Bitcoin’s are being created https://t.co/7pK3NxBOyy
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Grayscale Is Now Buying 1.5 Times the Amount of Bitcoin Being Mined

Grayscale Is Now Buying 1.5 Times the Amount of Bitcoin Being Mined

Independent researcher Kevin Rooke estimates that Grayscale has ramped up its Bitcoin accumulation to a rate equivalent to 150% of the new BTC created since the halving