MFC is a currency proposed as the internal token of the "Freeland" – a democratic decentralized virtual state. Its goal is to create a society with transparent democracy: where people can create proposals, vote for other people, exchange goods, use smart-contracts ... all using their own MFC blockchain. Also see: Barclays Bewilders Investors with Baffling ‘Bitcoin Infection’ … [Read more...] about A New Russian Cryptocurrency MFC: What Is This?
I'm an artist and journalist who likes to draw, and want to unite two of my great passions: art and bitcoin. That's where the idea of "Bitcoin Quest" appeared. It's a competition where I draw pictures with hidden bitcoin wallet seeds in them, and you keep whatever BTC you find. Sound like fun? Try it out and play for keeps! [Update April 10th, 2018]: A gracious sponsor: … [Read more...] about Bitcoin Quest Picture Contest: Find My Hidden Seeds, Keep the Coins!
Popular underdog cryptocurrency project Vertcoin has always been staunchly anti-ASIC. Now it's released a blog post outlining a new hashtag and a social media campaign aimed squarely at Chinese ASIC manufacturer Bitmain. The campaign, called #FairMining, claims Bitmain has an unfair and largely destructive influence on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. So what is this fight … [Read more...] about Vertcoin Declares War on ASICs and Bitmain With #FairMining Campaign
This week's episode of Junseth's World is named after what we think is a legit legal term -- and as usual the panel of Junseth, Dante and Shaun has regulation on the brain. Listen as the conversation lurches from gun control activism to mining and energy subsidies, Stellar's tech industry popularity and Binance's awesome hacking defenses. Where does it all end up? You'll only … [Read more...] about Junseth’s World Episode 29: Subpenis Canarius
This week's episode of Junseth's World deals with the themes of risk, accountability and blame. The crew from South Florida deal with the trauma of a mass shooting at a local school while examining the spectrum of reactions. While the anger and outrage over that event is still too fresh to reach any definite conclusions, it's felt in the remainder of the discussion as attention … [Read more...] about Junseth’s World Episode 28: Honk Honk