PSA: Merchants, don't forget to update OpenStreetMaps (

All these apps and websites that show local bitcoin merchants seem to use this same database, so adding Bitcoin as an accepted payment method on OpenStreetMaps will add a ton of visibility. Customers/anyone can add the info too. I know there are a lot more merchants accepting bitcoin than what shows up now. As a bonus, OpenStreetMaps is a great open Google alternative. Editor interfaces:…


Forget $100000 bitcoin, says Kenneth Rogoff — try $100 instead

Think bitcoin will just keep on storming higher over the next decade, to hit six figures? Think again, says economist Kenneth Rogoff. “I think bitcoin will be worth a tiny fraction of what it is now, if we're headed out 10 years from now … I would see $ 100 as being a lot more likely than $ 100,000,” said Rogoff, …
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Desperate Bitcoin Investors Who Forget Their Passwords Are Resorting to Hypnotherapy

Help is in sight for that batch of early-Bitcoin-adopters who are sitting on untapped bounties because they've forgotten the passwords needed to get into their 'wallets'. A hypnotist in South Carolina has recently begun offering to help people recall forgotten passwords or find misplaced storage devices.
Google Alert – bitcoin

PSA: The amount of delusion in this subreddit is concerning. Don’t forget that Bitcoin is still an extremely risky and speculative investment. Do not invest more than you can afford to lose.

Like it or not you are basically gambling when you invest in Bitcoin. Not because it's a 'bubble' or because it is or isn't awesome but because the price has a huge amount of speculation built in to it. Don't be deluded in to thinking you will definitely get a return.

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