Tag: bitcoin 2021

Jun 11 2022

The Bitcoin Law Announcement Was A Special Day In History

Jack Mallers announcing Bukele’s Bitcoin Law was a momentous occasion in history, not only for Bitcoin and El Salvador, but for the entire world.It was June 2021 in Miami. Thinking back to that day, I recall the crowds and lines: It was a hot summer afternoon, the first Bitcoin event I’d attended, and one of the first outings I’d been to in...

Mar 10 2022

The Bitcoin Conference: What A Difference A Year Makes

Businesses were created, friends were made and memories were shared at Bitcoin 2021 last year.What a difference a year makes.The Bitcoin 2021 conference was my coming-out party as a Bitcoiner. Though I had been closely following Bitcoin since early 2013, career and family commitments had prevented me from becoming an “IRL” Bitcoiner up until that point. But that all...

Mar 09 2022

Revisiting Bitcoin 2021 And The Connections Made There

The Bitcoin Conference happening in Miami is an incredible way to meet Bitcoiners from around the world.I have some very fond memories of last year’s Bitcoin Conference in Miami. On the first day, I grabbed an Uber from my hotel in South Beach. It was the first Uber ride that I had ever ordered on my own phone. This boomer was going...

Jan 11 2022

How Bitcoin 2021 Redefined The Importance Of In-Person Celebration

The biggest Bitcoin event in history welcomed more than 12,000 enthusiasts to celebrate together in real life, proving that this decentralized, open-source software project is a cultural force to be reckoned with.This article first appeared in Bitcoin Magazine's El Salvador print edition. To get this piece of Bitcoin history sent directly to you,...

Dec 01 2021

Bitcoin Mining Stocks Beat BTC Two-To-One in 2021 ROI

Believe it or not, in 2021, Bitcoin mining stocks have outperformed the king of cryptocurrencies. This crowns the phenomenal year the whole Bitcoin industry has had. However, consider Arcane Research’s warning, “an investment in mining companies carries a much higher risk than an investment in bitcoin...

Sep 21 2021

Bitcoin Conference Pitch Day Builds The Next Generation Of BTC Startups

Bitcoin 2021’s Pitch Day gave Bitcoin startups an unprecedented chance to drive their projects forward.Bitcoin 2021’s Pitch Day was a platform for the next generation of Bitcoin startups to put its ideas and products to the test in a competitive format....

Jul 25 2021

Bitcoin Artwork Will Make Your Life Beautiful

Artwork inspired by Bitcoin carries an essence of beauty created by the technological revolution at hand.Rule VIII: Add Bitcoin Artwork to Your Life to Make It As Beautiful As PossibleA REIMAGINATION OF “BEYOND ORDER” BY JORDAN PETERSON THROUGH THE LENS OF BITCOIN.Part 1...

Jun 19 2021

El Salvador And Bitcoin: Jack Mallers Reveals The Inside Scoop

It might be the biggest story of 2021. Since El Salvador made Bitcoin legal tender, all eyes are on the Central American nation. Strike’s Jack Mallers was the person that delivered this world-shattering news. The exclusive...

Jun 14 2021

With Bitcoin 2021’s Iconic Graffiti Wall, Muralist Greg Mike Captured The Community

Jun 14 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  art bitcoin 2021 culture

Renowned muralist Greg Mike discussed the inspiration for his iconic graffiti wall at the Bitcoin 2021 event.If you were one of the thousands of Bitcoiners in attendance at Bitcoin 2021 in Miami, it was hard to miss the giant graffiti mural onsite, featuring a mix of well-known and newly-inspired cartoonish characters adorned with Bitcoin iconography.Over the course of four days, the...

Jun 11 2021

Why Ron Paul Is Bullish On Liberty And Bitcoin

The legendary politician, who advocated for many of the underlying principles present in sound money, believes liberty is inherent to Bitcoin.One of the most exciting moments for me personally at Bitcoin 2021 was getting the chance to interview Dr. Ron Paul. A true pioneer in libertarianism, Dr. Paul is an advocate for so many of the underlying principles present in Bitcoin. It...

Controversial And Confrontational Talks From The Bitcoin 2021 Conference

This is our final dispatch from the Bitcoin 2021 Conference. We dissected talks from politicians,...

Jun 10 2021

Dhruv Bansal On Societal Organization Systems And Bitcoin

The visionary Unchained Capital co-founder excitedly details his thoughts on why bitcoin is so inspirational.This interview with Dhruv Bansal was conducted by myself in an effort to obtain valuable insight into a rather visionary Bitcoiners mind, and I believe my mission was accomplished. Bansal’s answers are profound and thought-provoking, giving us a glimpse into his thoughts on Bitcoin at large. Be...

Two Overlooked Talks From The Bitcoin 2021 Conference In Miami

As promised, we’re also covering some of the presentations that don’t have big names associated with them. Powerful ideas about Bitcoin abound in these. In stark contrast from one another, ex-government officials star in the first one, and dangerous anarchists star in the second one. We’re exaggerating, of course. Nevertheless, the point is, the ideas they contain are not that different....

Jun 08 2021

Justin Sun Buys “Golden Whale Pass” NFT Built On Liquid For 12.6 BTC

Justin Sun bought the Liquid sidechain “Golden Whale Pass” NFT, which provides access to all Bitcoin conferences, for 12.6 bitcoin.Justin Sun, founder of TRON and CEO of file sharing software BitTorrent, won the bidding for the first-ever Golden Whale Pass, an NFT (non-fungible token) built on the Liquid Bitcoin sidechain and...

Catch Up On Bitcoin 2021, The Biggest Bitcoin Event Ever

Jun 08 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitcoin 2021 industry events

Bitcoin 2021 was the biggest Bitcoin event in history. You can find all of the content on Bitcoin Magazine’s YouTube page.Watch the Bitcoin 2021 day one live stream on YouTube....

Jun 07 2021

Bitcoin 2021: Pay Me In Bitcoin

Jack Mallers, Ghazi, Money Man, Sean Culkin and Russell Okung discuss the payment of wages in bitcoin and more at Bitcoin 2021.This conference session took place on day two of the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami on June 4 and 5. Experience the...

Bitcoin 2021: The Bitcoin Macro Landscape

Trey Lockerbie, Preston Pysh, Jeff Booth, Mark Yusko and Greg Foss sat down to discuss the Bitcoin macroeconomic landscape.This conference session took place on day two of the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami on June 4 and 5. Experience the...

Bitcoin is The Only Way Out: The Jack Dorsey Interview

Square and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey discussed the global adoption of Bitcoin at length with Human Rights Foundation’s Alex Gladstein.On Friday, June 4, at Bitcoin 2021 in Miami, I had the opportunity to interview Square and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on the global adoption of Bitcoin and the future of money and social media. Here’s an edited transcript of our conversation.Alex...

Jun 06 2021

Day TWO: Key Quotes And Ideas From Of The Bitcoin 2021 Conference In Miami

The Bitcoin 2021 conference is over. The lessons remain. This time, they turned off the livestream’s chat. An elegant solution. A wasted opportunity, the virtual community couldn’t gather around the fire. But hey… much better than watching robots pushing low-quality projects non-stop. And it was easier to focus on the presenter’s words. Still, it felt like something was amiss....

Jun 05 2021

El Salvador To Declare Bitcoin As Legal Tender

The government of El Salvador will declare bitcoin as legal tender, according to an announcement from its president.In a recorded announcement played today at the Bitcoin 2021 conference, the president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, announced that the country’s government would declare bitcoin as legal tender."Next week I will send to congress a bill that will make bitcoin a legal tender,”...

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