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Does bitcoin need an Oprah?

by Sven Hugo 5 minute read

So, Warren Buffet mumbles something about Bitcoin being rat poison and the world says, “Sure, grandpa, you just go about making your billions the old-fashioned way and leave the modern stuff to us.” Fair enough. Buffet’s pretty good at making billions the old-fashioned way. He’s also good at looking and sounding like a sweet, old grandpa.

Everything you need to know about the Bitcoin Standard

by Sven Hugo 3 minute read

El Salvador recently became the first country to accept Bitcoin as legal tender. In doing so, it effectively became a guinea pig for Satoshi Nakamoto’s original vision – and made them a lot of friends in the Bitcoin community in the process.

Am I too late to buy bitcoin?

by Team Luno 3 minute read

The noise around Bitcoin has risen sharply in recent months. With all the talk of its price going up, it’s easy to feel like you’ve missed the boat. The good news? You're early. Cryptocurrency is here to stay and we’ll all be using it in the years to come.

13 people who changed cryptocurrency

by Sven Hugo 5 minute read

Singling out wavemakers in a space that hosts more overachievers than there are nodes in a blockchain is no easy task. So buckle up for more controversial moments than Elon Musk’s Twitter feed as we take you through 13 influencers who have really made a difference.

Last week in review: Wall Street banking on crypto

by Team Luno 3 minute read

Is Crypto becoming a Wall Street mainstay? Epic Games is looking to take a ₿ite out of Apple, Charlie’s chewed his last finger thanks to NFTs, and more. Here are our picks of the biggest crypto stories to come out of last week.

Laser beams activated: Why celebrities are turning on laser vision for Bitcoin

by Dane Hansen 4 minute read

If you’ve spent any time on Twitter over the last few months, you may have noticed a number of profile pictures with laser beam eyes appearing on your feed. No, they’re not cyborgs – Skynet has bigger things to worry about than Twitter. They’re real people from all walks of life across the globe who have been united by their love of Bitcoin and are looking for a new way to show it.

10 watershed moments in cryptocurrency history

by Sven Hugo 3 minute read

From the birth of Bitcoin, to a few forks in the road, and the Musk effect, we look at 10 moments in history that have defined the cryptocurrency space.

Educating Elon: Is energy usage really Bitcoin's Achilles' heel?

by Lucille Wilcox 5 minute read

The cryptosphere was hit by an Elon-shaped asteroid last week with the announcement that electric car giant Tesla was suspending vehicle purchases using bitcoin. But is there any truth to his argument against Bitcoin?

Hold on for dear life: How I learnt to stop worrying and love compound interest

by Sven Hugo 4 minute read

Compounding. The more money stashed away, the more interest you earn, and the more the interest on interest you generate. It’s financial inception. It’s financial alchemy. It’s a modern-day miracle. If you save, of course.

Inspector Bitcoin, at your service: Why crypto is a forensics tool to be reckoned with

by Dane Hansen 4 minute read

Bitcoin has long been pigeonholed as a tool for criminal activity, but in truth, its forensic capability is helping authorities catch the bad guys.

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