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Me and Bitcoin
Me and Bitcoin

Me and Bitcoin

This blog focuses exclusively on Bitcoin, covering various aspects related to the cryptocurrency. It explores Bitcoin's history, its economic principles, and its potential implications in the financial world. The blog also delves into the potential impact of Bitcoin adoption on economics, politics, and society as a whole.


Cowboy, Cypherpunk, John Perry Barlow: From LSD to Bitcoin

8 Jun 2023 7 minute read 9 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

So my friend Josh is a long-time Deadhead, and he attended a lot of Grateful Dead shows in the New York area during the early 90s. Little did he know that some of the songs performed were written by John Perry Barlow, who was at that very moment co-c...

Bitcoin in Bohemia: Exploring Prague's Revolutionary Spirit

7 Jun 2023 3 minute read 2 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

As the upcoming Bitcoin conference in Prague draws near (starting tomorrow so if you're reading tomorrow, I'm more disappointed than you're), it is worth delving into the rich history of this enchanting city. Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic...

Reflections on My Initial 30 Days Here

6 Jun 2023 2 minute read 11 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

Today, I completed my first month as a writer on this platform. It has been an enjoyable yet challenging experience. Although I will discuss the statistics shortly, let me begin by stating that compared to other professional endeavors, it would be co...

SEC vs. Binance: Your Mom is a Security!

5 Jun 2023 3 minute read 6 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has taken decisive action against Binance Holdings Ltd. (Binance), its U.S.-based affiliate BAM Trading Services Inc. (BAM Trading), and Changpeng Zhao, the renowned founder of Binance. In a comprehensive...

Bitcoin vs. NOK: A Battle for Norway's Financial Future

4 Jun 2023 4 minute read 4 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

The depreciation of the Norwegian Krone (NOK) compared to other currencies, even those of economically weaker countries like Moldova's leu and Somalia's shilling, can be attributed to several fundamental reasons: 1) Expansion of the Money Supply: Nor...

When Life Gives You $40... in Bitcoin!

3 Jun 2023 3 minute read 16 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

Overexcitement and Bonuses Galore: My Journey with Uphold   I can't contain my excitement as I recount my recent experience with Uphold, the not so popular shitcoin casino. I believe that more popular casinos are Binance, Coinbase, Kraken or Kucoin,...

Lightning Goes Global: Voltage and Google Cloud Open New Doors for Businesses

2 Jun 2023 1 minute read 4 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

Voltage, a provider of Lightning as a Service (Laas), has formed a partnership with Google Cloud to enhance its hosting capabilities and expand its geographical reach. This collaboration will enable customers to establish Bitcoin and Lightning Nodes...

'The Bitcoin Standard' Author Advises El Salvador's Bitcoin Journey

31 May 2023 3 minute read 2 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

El Salvador, the pioneering nation in adopting Bitcoin as legal tender, has taken a significant step towards strengthening its position as a global leader in the crypto space. Saifedean Ammous, the renowned economist and author of the influential bo...

Bitcoin as a Beacon of Hope - Would You Weather the Storm?

30 May 2023 2 minute read 6 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

Imagine it's the year 2030, and a devastating catastrophe has struck your country. It could be an earthquake, tsunami, or even a civil war - let your imagination run wild for this exercise. In the dead of night, your home crumbles under the weight of...

Building Bridges with Bitcoin - Jack Mallers' Journey to Global Adoption

29 May 2023 3 minute read 2 comments ⚡ Daniela ⚡

In the world of Bitcoin, few individuals have had as significant an impact on Bitcoin adoption and financial inclusion as Jack Mallers. As the CEO and founder of Strike, a company focused on building tools and infrastructure for the Lightning Network...