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Nov 25 2022

Edward Snowden Calls MetaMask’s New Policy Update A “Crime”

Nov 25 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  consensys edward snowden metamask news

Consensys, the New York-based blockchain software company and developer of MetaMask, the most popular Ethereum wallet, shocked the crypto community and especially proponents of decentralization with...

Nov 21 2022

How Edward Snowden Became a Crypto Star

Nov 21 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  edward snowden news

Edward Snowden has been active on Crypto Twitter over the past few months, possibly indicating a deep involvement in the space. Edward Snowden and Crypto When Edward Snowden leaked classified...

Nov 14 2022

Edward Snowden, Elon Musk Optimistic About Bitcoin Despite FTX Collapse

Nov 14 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  bitcoin edward snowden elon musk ftx news

Edward Snowden and Elon Musk believe Bitcoin will be fine despite FTX imploding last week, with Snowden even stating he was considering increasing his exposure. BTC Will Make It Some...

Edward Snowden Itching To Buy The Bitcoin Dip At $16.5K

Nov 14 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin edward snowden news

Edward Snowden, the famous whistle-blower and an influential voice for privacy, has taken to Twitter to say that he's finally itching to buy the Bitcoin dip since March of...

Sep 27 2022

Will Edward Snowden Get Drafted For War After Putin Granted Him Russian Citizenship?

Sep 27 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  edward snowden news nsa putin russia

Edward Snowden is now a legal inhabitant of Russia, courtesy of Russian President Vladimir Putin who signed a decree Monday granting the former National Security Agency intelligence contractor - and whistleblower - full citizenship. What Else Is In It For Him? The granting of full citizenship is raising a few eyebrows. Snowden is no ordinary man. He knows intelligence better than most guys...

Jul 28 2022

What is Monero (XMR) Crypto? Is Edward Snowden Behind This Project too?

The cryptocurrency world is full of surprises and mysteries. This article is all about what is Monero XMR Crypto and whether Edward Snowden behind the project? Let's take a look at it in more detail. What is Monero (XMR) Crypto? Monero is a cryptocurrency that has a high degree of anonymity. It is a decentralized cryptocurrency that operates a public distributed...

Jun 11 2022

Bitcoin “Is Failing as an Electronic Cash System”: Edward Snowden

Jun 11 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  edward snowden people privacy

The American whistleblower has expressed his concerns about the financialization of the crypto space, but stressed that he sees huge promise in the technology. Edward Snowden Talks Bitcoin Edward Snowden...

Apr 27 2022

How Edward Snowden Helped Create Privacy Coin Zcash

Per a Forbes exclusive, activist Edward Snowden revealed his participation in a ceremony that led to the creation of the privacy coin Zcash. Developed by the Electric Coin Company (ECC), the privacy coin was deployed in 2016 in a secret...

Apr 07 2022

Political Inertia And Bitcoin With Andrew Yang And Glenn Greenwald

Former U.S. presidential candidates Jo Jorgensen and Andrew Yang as well as journalist Glenn Greenwald discuss Bitcoin.A few politicians that are known for thinking creatively about policy spoke to attendees of the Bitcoin 2022 conference in a panel titled “Overcoming Idea Inertia.”The panel was moderated by David Zell, the director of policy at...

Mar 17 2022

Snowden Discusses Bitcoin’s Lack of Privacy

In a recent interview, Edward Snowden discussed his concerns with Bitcoin privacy, other cryptocurrencies, and the ethics of governance.“Bitcoin is not an anonymous ledger,” said Edward Snowden. “You get chain analysis people and whatnot who are doing fairly devious things with it,” he added, discussing companies focused on on-chain analysis. Speaking on the privacy of Bitcoin, Snowden...

Nov 01 2021

After Bitcoin, speculations rise about Tesla adding Shiba Inu Payment option

Nov 01 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Elon Musk’s Tesla is back in news, flooding the crypto market with the exclusive speculation of Shiba Inu payment option for Tesla. According to Watcher News, the company website’s back-end payment procession code revealed that Shiba Inu along with Bitcoin was mentioned under the case banner code, which is currently not available for use by The post After Bitcoin, speculations rise about Tesla...

Oct 06 2021

Is There a Global Coordinated Attack Against Bitcoin?

Amid the recent crackdown against the cryptocurrency space by several governments and state-controlled central banks, new reports are suggesting a global campaign to attack Bitcoin and the crypto industry. Edward Snowden, a former CIA consultant, via his Twitter handle disclosed that there was a global campaign to attack Bitcoin. Snowden is suggesting...

Oct 04 2021

Edward Snowden: Bitcoin Up 10x Despite Coordinated Global Campaign By Governments

On Sunday evening famous whistleblower Edward Snowden commented on Bitcoin’s resilient price rise over the last year and a half despite global campaigns by governments to undermine the network.On Sunday evening famous whistleblower Edward Snowden commented on Bitcoin’s resilient price rise over the last year and a half despite global campaigns by governments to undermine the network. “Sometimes I think back...

Sep 08 2021

Edward Snowden: Global Bitcoin Game Theory To Begin Playing Out

The whistleblower has highlighted how El Salvador's "pawn to e4" move will pressure other nations to adopt bitcoin.The game-theoretic facet of Bitcoin adoption might soon start playing out in global geopolitics. Famous whistleblower Edward Snowden tweeted about it yesterday, highlighting that Bitcoin favors those that adopt it early, thereby putting pressure on other nations who might be penalized for being...

May 29 2021

Edward Snowden: $6 Trillion Stimulus? Good For Bitcoin

The infamous whistleblower and privacy activist Edward Snowden commented on bitcoin on Friday, after the Biden administration said this week it was shooting for 6 trillion dollars in stimulus proposals. Snowden Sees Stimulus Has A Good Boost For Biitcoin Edward Snowden, a 37-year-old former computer intelligence consultant for the National Security Agency (NSA) and contractor for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), has remarked...

Apr 19 2021

Edward Snowden Sells NFT For Over $5 Million

Apr 19 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  edward snowden nfts privacy

Edward Snowden, the most famous American whistleblower in recent times, launched an auction for an NFT artwork titled “Stay Free” which sold for more than $5.4 million. The artwork shows an image of Snowden’screated using a combination of the documents resulting from the court’s ruling against the National Security Agency’s (NSA) mass surveillance case. The [...] The post Edward Snowden Sells NFT For...

Jan 20 2021

Trump Pardons Ripple Board Member Ken Kurson; Ulbricht, Snowden Not on List

Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht was not among the 143 individuals to receive clemency from the President, despite reports he was being considered.

Oct 02 2020

Political Prosecution Of Julian Assange Calls For Nonviolent Cryptographic Defense

On October 1, 2020, WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange’s extradition hearing at the Old Bailey in London came to an end. What unfolded during 18 days of hearings was a Kafkaesque show-trial of a free press, where Assange was placed behind a glass case, unable to have access to his lawyers. This is a war against journalism, and an empire’s assaults on the rights...

Sep 30 2020

As A Privacy Pioneer, Edward Snowden Left A Trail For Bitcoin

This article originally appeared in our Down The Rabbit Hole newsletter. If you want our news and analysis straight to your inbox, make sure you subscribe now! “Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson The key feature of Bitcoin is that it is free from control...

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