DON’T Give Them Cryptocurrency [2 Min Funny Video on Saying No to Bitcoin, Ether, Crypto Gifts]

"How about them wanting crypto as a gift  and you not being keen on the idea?" Anonymous! You're not supposed to say that  part out loud. If you are a…

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Bitcoin Q&A: Will Governments Let Privacy Coins Exist?

[AUDIENCE] Thanks for the talk, inspirational as always! I was wondering if you had any thoughts or comments on the Edward Snowden interview? I'm sure you saw it. [ANDREAS] When…

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The Currency Wars and Bitcoin’s Neutrality: We Didn’t Start the Fire [Talk from 2016]

This is my third Coinscrum, and my first time at Imperial College. It is very impressive and formal, this august institution of higher learning. It is a bit different. When…

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Bitcoin Q&A: Privacy Experimentation and the Luxury of Laziness

Next question from Drew: "The next Bitcoin protocol update." "What is the latest [news] on Schnorr signatures, MAST, Graftroot, and Taproot?" "When could we realistically expect to see these features?"…

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The Currency Wars and Bitcoin’s Neutrality: We Didn’t Start the Fire [Talk from 2016]

This is my third Coinscrum, and my first time at Imperial College. It is very impressive and formal, this august institution of higher learning. It is a bit different. When…

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Bitcoin Q&A: What Happens to our Bitcoins During a Hard Fork?

[AUDIENCE] Andreas, the question from my side would be: During the hard fork, what do we do with our bitcoins? Where and how [do we] store it? [ANDREAS] Okay. During…

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Bitcoin’s Origins and the Genesis Blockade

What is Bitcoin and why are we here today? I would like to start with the genesis story and take you back to when this started. In October of 2008,…

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Bitcoin Q&A: Fostering Adoption with Empathy and Education

[AUDIENCE] [We are both] always talking about adoption, that we need to work on adoption in local communities. All of them need to work on adoption in the local to…

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Bitcoin Q&A: Does the Price Matter for Adoption?

M.J. asks, "Does price matter?" "If bitcoin does not greatly increase in value relative to goods and services, as well as fiat currencies, can it still disrupt banking, prevent governments…

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Bitcoin Q&A: Fostering Adoption with Empathy and Education

[AUDIENCE] [We are both] always talking about adoption, that we need to work on adoption in local communities. All of them need to work on adoption in the local to…

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