Tag: community

Oct 13 2022

As The U.K. Questions It’s Financial Future, Britain’s Bitcoin Island Takes Satoshis

Why is this British isle undergoing hyperbitcoinization, and what could this mean for the U.K.’s monetary future?This is an opinion editorial by Bitcoms, a Bitcoiner and contributor to Bitcoin Magazine....

Oct 07 2022

You Are Responsible For Introducing Those Around You To Bitcoin

Every Bitcoiner should seriously consider the time they spend educating those around them about the technology.This is an opinion editorial by Holly Young, Ph.D., an active builder in the Portuguese Bitcoin community.The number of people buying and using Bitcoin is on the rise. Jason Deane calculated that...

Oct 05 2022

How A $5 Bitcoin Purchase Cascaded Into A $1.5 Million Viral Movement

A brief description of the founding and subsequent purchases within Stackchain, a Bitcoin-stacking subculture.This is an opinion editorial by Mason Price, an emerging number cruncher, meme maker and aspiring writer.This article was originally published here.Stackheight 1762...

Oct 01 2022

Five Reasons Why American Cities Will Be The Engine Of The U.S. Bitcoin Economy

While as of late American cities have been in decline, their unique dynamics lend themselves to great potential for Bitcoin adoption.This is an opinion editorial by Frank Nuessle, previously a T.V. executive, university professor and publishing entrepreneur."A good community insures itself by trust, by good faith and good will, by mutual help. A good community, in other words, is a...

Sep 30 2022

Building Bitcoin Communities From The Ground Up In The Philippines

A key to gaining adoption in local communities is having on the ground educational resources available to business owners and customers.This is an opinion editorial by Dustin Watchman, founder of the bitcoin community educational group Cloud 21 Siargo.What if we could recreate the elements of a big city that we all love but on a much smaller scale? What would those...

Sep 24 2022

Forget Sacrificing For The Greater Good, Self-Responsibility Is The Way To A Better Society

Sacrificing individuals is and always will be an immoral choice. If you want a better society, responsibility is probably a good place to start.This is an opinion editorial by Mickey Koss, a West Point graduate with a degree in economics. He spent four years in the infantry before transitioning to the Finance Corps.Subjective values are no way to enforce objective measures...

Sep 21 2022

Join The Permissionless Bitcoin Community

Sep 21 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  community culture jobs meetups opinion

Not only is the usage of Bitcoin free to everyone, but participation in the community is open to everyone as well.This is an opinion editorial by Mickey Koss, a West Point graduate with a degree in economics. He spent four years in the infantry before transitioning to the Finance Corps.Much like my writing contributor role at Bitcoin Magazine, I found Bitcoin...

Sep 20 2022

The Importance Of Keeping Bitcoin Adoption Local

Bitcoin community leaders can help educate others about the values of bitcoin simply through a localized onboarding process.This is an opinion editorial by Doug, founder of Bitramp and a proponent of local bitcoin on-ramps.The path most traveled in exchanging fiat for access to Bitcoin involves utilizing the service of exchanges, as they are the most marketed, perceived convenient and fiat-aligned...

Sep 15 2022

Why I Left My High Paying Engineering Job In Corporate America For Bitcoin

Sep 15 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  community culture jobs opinion

The traditional path American society set out for you is designed to suppress you. Bitcoin frees you.This is an opinion editorial by Eric Podwojski, an account manager at Bitcoin Magazine.IntroDecember 2019 — I was sitting in my manager's office getting ready to have a discussion about a possible promotion, year-end bonus and salary raise. At the time, I was almost...

Phish Lot, Rural America And The Lightning Revolution

Bitcoin and Lightning are technologies that once again revolutionize human connections and the ability to share information.This is an opinion editorial by Patrick McCaughey, a live music aficionado, Bitcoin advocate and pragmatist living in western Massachusetts.Humans are innately social creatures. We enjoy meals together, we exchange ideas with one another, and when the time is right, we set our...

Sep 13 2022

Bitcoin Adoption Begins On The Ground

Bringing Bitcoin adoption into communities is what creates organic usage and education from within.This is an opinion editorial by Ray Youssef, CEO of Paxful and cofounder of the Built With Bitcoin Foundation.While Bitcoin adoption continues to grow around the world, education remains one of our biggest challenges. Financial literacy should be a right, but in many places around the world, people...

Aug 23 2022

Next Step To Widespread Bitcoin Adoption: Community Banks

With Taro, payments are routed through Lightning, weakening stablecoins and opening up opportunities for community banks to connect users to a global audience.This is an opinion editorial by Leo Weese , co-founder of the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong, where he has organized Bitcoin meetups since 2012.Over the years, Bitcoin has continually proven itself as a robust asset with a...

Aug 21 2022

What Are The Ethics Of Sharing Scammers’ Real Names?

Aug 21 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  community culture leak opinion police

It is up to the Bitcoin community to self-police by any means necessary, even if that means doxxing scammers and sharing their names with the world.This is an opinion editorial by Robert Hall, a Bitcoin pleb.Is It OK To Dox Scammers?This question has become relevant after the spectacular collapse of Terra/LUNA, Three Arrows Capital and Celsius. On a fundamental level,...

Jul 18 2022

The Real Scaling Solution For Bitcoin

Forget Lightning, there is an entirely different approach to Bitcoin scaling that fiat money has obscured.This is an opinion editorial by Knut Svanholm, author of “Bitcoin: Sovereignty Through Mathematics.”Bitcoin skeptics often claim that bitcoin doesn’t scale. They say that bitcoin’s on-chain transaction capacity of about seven transactions per second is too low, especially compared to...

Jun 03 2022

How To Keep Bitcoin From Driving You Crazy

Bitcoin is a financial revolution with a uniquely passionate community. So protecting your mental health as you engage can be challenging.The Bitcoin network may be powered by unbiased math, but the users who transact with bitcoin are ruled by the neurons coursing through their brains, so mental health is truly the foundation of financial sovereignty. And watching the market value of bitcoin...

May 24 2022

The Evolution Of Bitcoin Pizza Day Celebrations

One Bitcoiner is here to show how far we’ve come from the original Pizza Day celebration of Papa Johns.Bitcoiners have a certain penchant for taking things to the extreme. When it comes to privacy, I’ve never witnessed a group of people with a bigger vendetta against sharing information. If we’re talking about lifestyle, many Bitcoiners have entirely removed seed oils from their...

May 16 2022

Five Stalls That Caught My Attention At Bitcoin 2022’s Bitcoin Bazaar

Ingenuity, community and fun were on display at the Bitcoin 2022 Bazaar, a marketplace of merchandise from Bitcoiners.Bitcoin 2022 was home to high- profile keynotes, announcements and panel discussions. But the plebs had their spotlight as well. The Bitcoin Bazaar was the place to get to know some of the most interesting projects in Bitcoin merch — not necessarily world-changing but definitely uplifting....

May 03 2022

The Future Looks Bright For Bitcoin

Bitcoin adoption around the world is taking shape. Some examples from Bitcoin 2022 offer a window into how Bitcoin is helping people in emerging markets.It was an honor to take part in this year’s Bitcoin 2022 Conference in Miami. The inspiring conversations that took place at the convention center are what fuels the work we do. The discussions that really spoke to...

Apr 18 2022

Thousands At Bitcoin 2022 Call For Separation Of Money From State

The Declaration of Monetary Independence was on display at the largest gathering of Bitcoiners in the world.As Bitcoin 2022 got underway, at the largest gathering of Bitcoiners in the world there stood an impressive 9 foot by 12 foot document that was the first and largest printed version of the Declaration of Monetary Independence (DoMI). For those of you who would like...

Thousands At Bitcoin 2022 Call For Separation Of Money From State

The Declaration of Monetary Independence was on display at the largest gathering of Bitcoiners in the world.As Bitcoin 2022 got underway, at the largest gathering of Bitcoiners in the world there stood an impressive 9 foot by 12 foot document that was the first and largest printed version of the Declaration of Monetary Independence (DoMI). For those of you who would like...

Know a good blog/source that is not listed? Contact us or fill the form below to add one: