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Bitcoin security model: trust by computation - O'Reilly Radar

Bitcoin security model: trust by computation - O'Reilly Radar | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Bitcoin is a distributed consensus network that maintains a secure and trusted distributed ledger through a process called proof-of-work. Bitcoin fundamentally inverts the trust mechanism of a distribute
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OpenBazaar Launches Live Version of P2P Bitcoin Marketplace - Analysis Bitcoin

OpenBazaar Launches Live Version of P2P Bitcoin Marketplace - Analysis Bitcoin | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Analysis Bitcoin - OpenBazaar Launches Live Version of P2P Bitcoin Marketplace
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BITNATION Opportunities Network (BON) - BITNATION

You can use the BITNATION Opportunities Network to find, list or otherwise edit your employment offers. 
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Kickstarting the sharing economy with ShareBits.io - Articles - Bitcoin News, Analysis, Interviews and Features

Kickstarting the sharing economy with ShareBits.io - Articles - Bitcoin News, Analysis, Interviews and Features | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

It’s almost seven years since Satoshi Nakamoto launched bitcoin into the wild, but despite a growing amount of interest from businesses, the finance sector and grassroots communities, cryptocurrency is yet to find the ‘killer app’ that will lead to mass-market adoption.

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The real value of bitcoin and crypto currency technology The Blockchain explained Расказ о биткои

HASHFLARE is a new range of cloudmining services brought to you by the HashCoins team of cryptomining experts. Their team has been involved with cryptocurren...

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The resolution of the Bitcoin experiment — Medium

The resolution of the Bitcoin experiment — Medium | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
I’ve spent more than 5 years being a Bitcoin developer. The software I’ve written has been used by millions of users, hu…
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HEZ.US: Snapcard CEO: Developing Countries Care About Bitcoin, Not Blockchain

While Wall Street seems more interested in the idea of permissioned or private blockchains these days, the point of Bitcoin in developing countries has nothing to do with the technology underpinning the decentralized payment network.

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Everything you need to know about Bitcoin, Blockchain and Ethereum in less than 90 minutes of short videos

Everything you need to know about Bitcoin, Blockchain and Ethereum in less than 90 minutes of short videos | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In less than 90 minutes of short videos you should be able to understand how Bitcoin, Blockchain and Ethereum works, how is it possible to create applications, contracts, democratic systems or value exchange and reputation systems that are incorruptible, decentralized, without intermediaries, secure, impossible to censor and verifiable. Without magic. Projects like Bitcoin, Blockstream or…
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Microsoft on Blockchain technology and Bitcoin (openname)

In the past years cryptocurrency blockchains (like Bitcoin and Namecoin) have seen significant adoption with the promise of using such blockchains as general...

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Infographic: The Bitcoin Universe Explained

Infographic: The Bitcoin Universe Explained | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
This infographic explains the wide ranges of the Bitcoin universe, accompanied with quotes from some of its best-known business leaders.
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The Internet Needs a New Economy - The Next System Project

The Internet Needs a New Economy - The Next System Project | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Ahead of the Platform Cooperativism conference, Nathan Schneider & Trebor Scholz on an internet economy grounded in solidarity and cooperation.
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Documentary: The Bitcoin Gospel (VPRO Backlight)

Is bitcoin the blueprint for a bankless currency, or the biggest pyramid scheme ever? What if we could create money ourselves, without the need for banks?
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The Rise and Fall of a Bitcoin Kingpin

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How a bullied geek forged an empire out of digital currency, and became a suspect in a half-billion-dollar heist
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How to Prove You’re Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto

How to Prove You’re Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As rumors swirl that Australian Craig Wright intends to prove he created Bitcoin, here's the standard of proof the crypto community says he'll need to meet.
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A political evaluation of bitcoin | P2P Foundation

A political evaluation of Bitcoin by Michel Bauwens, director of the P2P Foundation
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BitNation to Launch the World’s First Virtual Constitution on Ethereum Tonight | ForkLog

BitNation to Launch the World’s First Virtual Constitution on Ethereum Tonight | ForkLog | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

In 2015, Estonia made the cryptocurrency press headlines when it announced a cooperation between its e-residency platform and blockchain initiative BitNation. While the program is mainly focused on provision of notary services to Estonian e-residents, BitNation’s ambitions go way farther. 

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BitNation is Looking for a frontend UI/UX dev

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The decentralized governance folks over at BitNation are looking for a frontend UI/UX dev, preferably with experience in large-scale messaging applications to help with the construction of their Pan…
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Hearn — Big Bank Bitcoin Bully — Medium

Hearn — Big Bank Bitcoin Bully — Medium | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
There are a few infamous names in the Bitcoin space, Mount Gox, Bitcoinica, Pirateat40, the list stretches on. This is a…
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Bitcoin and sharing economy pave the way for new 'digital state'

Bitcoin and sharing economy pave the way for new 'digital state' | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Cabinet Office minister Matthew Hancock claims that innovations in the
technology industry could lay the foundations for better public services

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Bitcoin in Uganda

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrRXP1tp6Kw As a currency, bitcoin is an unmitigated failure, it is extremely volatile, and you will be hard fetched to to be able to spend it. Where though bitcoin does come into its own, is as a quick and dirty means of  transferring between currencies, across borders. The banking crisis in Cyprus in 2013 created…
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Bitcoin Could Transform Internet of Things into Vast Data Marketplace

Bitcoin Could Transform Internet of Things into Vast Data Marketplace | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Researchers anticipate a future where sensors transmit money alongside data, as they are paid in bitcoin for their information.
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Ibm developing blockchain without bitcoin for record-keeping and smart contracts _ bitcoin magazine | Receive payment

Ibm developing blockchain without bitcoin for record-keeping and smart contracts _ bitcoin magazine | Receive payment | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
IBM is developing its own version of the blockchain technology and plans to release open-source software within the next few months, The Wall Street Journal
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Estonia E-residency Program & Bitnation Dao Public Notary Partnership - BitNation

Starting December 1, 2015 the Estonian e-Residency program, in partnership with the virtual nation BITNATION.co will use Blockchain Technology to offer a Public Notary to e-Residents.
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The (Unknown) Inventor of Bitcoin Nominated For the Nobel Prize in Economics

The (Unknown) Inventor of Bitcoin Nominated For the Nobel Prize in Economics | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences is, as with most Nobel prizes, quite a big deal. Past laureates are a who’s who of economics—and starting in 2016, that list could include the inventor of Bitcoin. Assuming, of course, someone works out who that is.
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From Bitcoin to WikiLeaks: Shaping the World in the Digital Age

From WikiLeaks and Edward Snowden to Bitcoin and the Arab Spring, digital technologies have taken on a powerful role in global politics. These technologies ...
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