Bitcoin Core Dev: Gavin Andresen’s GitHub Privileges Were A “Liability”

Gavin Andresen, chief scientist at the Bitcoin Core Foundation and former chief developer of the Bitcoin source code had his commit access revoked recently. The move, a collective one taken by Bitcoin Core developers, left Andresen without any administrator or commit privileges after publicly backing Craig Wright’s claim that he was Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s creator. […]

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Bitcoin to Be Studied by the Australian Treasury

In an effort to understand and explore the possibilities presented by the innovation of bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology, the Australian Federal Treasury will team up with Data61, a research unit of the Commonwealth to study bitcoin transactions in the bitcoin economy. Data61, a research unit of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation […]

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Buying Bitcoin in Australia? (reddit.com)

Hey guys? Myself and my fiancee are having some Aussie tenants rent out our basement later this summer, but they haven’t arrived in Canada yet. They would like to send the damage deposit our way, and wire transfers are going to be expensive/slow. Do you know an easy way for them to buy bitcoin in Australia, especially if they’re newbies? I don’t want to scare them off, so I’m wondering if there’s something as user friendly and professional looking as Coinbase down there. Any info will help….

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Bitcoin Price On A High Tension Wire

Bitcoin price is pushing higher once again but the market is struggling to make a new high since last week. Could this be the final push to resistance? This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a $ 29 discount using the […]

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Report: Russian Ministries Question Bitcoin Criminal Liabilities

The Ministry of Justice and the Interior Ministry in Russia have – according to reports – questioned the “public danger” that Bitcoin supposedly brings, as proposed by the Russian Ministry of Finance. Unsubstantiated reports from Russian news outlets quoting prominent Russian news agency Interfax have revealed voices in the Ministry of Justice and the Interior […]

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