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Bitcoin Slips Below $50k After Musk Says Tesla Won’t Take It

Bitcoin Slips Below $50k After Musk Says Tesla Won’t Take It

The price of bitcoin fell below $50,000 Thursday morning after Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted a day earlier that the electric car maker would stop accepting the digital currency as payment for its vehicles.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/13/2021

Get a Job in Cryptocurrencies

Get a Job in Cryptocurrencies

Getting a job in cryptocurrency will more than likely require a certificate or degree.  One can begin by taking online courses.  Bitcoin Theory covers the design of Bitcoin as a system as prescribed by Satoshi Nakamoto.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/11/2021

Bitcoin Was Created With the Gambling Industry in Mind

Bitcoin Was Created With the Gambling Industry in Mind

In a sign that life may be coming back to normal following over a year of dealing with a global pandemic, CoinGeek's Rebecca Liggero Fontana sits down with the one and only Dr. Craig Wright in her first in-person interview in more than a year.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/10/2021

One-Stop Wallet, Please!

 One-Stop Wallet, Please!

While it may not be prudent to keep all of your eggs in one basket, it would certainly be nice if you could buy all of your eggs from the same market regardless of which eggs you want. The same could be said about the numerous crypto currencies available today. There are new ones popping up what seems to be almost every day. The problem is that you need to have multiple crypto wallets and use multiple exchanges in order to acquire, trade or sell them. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/10/2021

SpaceX Accepts Dogecoin as Payment to Launch Moon Mission Next Month

SpaceX will launch a satellite to the moon next year funded entirely with the cryptocurrency dogecoin, Canadian company Geometric Energy Corporation (GEC), which will lead the lunar mission, announced on Sunday (May 9).

Submitted by Reuters on, May/09/2021

Dogecoin Tumbles After Musk Calls it a "Hustle" on SNL

Dogecoin Tumbles After Musk Calls it a "Hustle" on SNL

Plus Ethereum promoter explains why he believes Dr. Craig Wright Satoshi claims

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/09/2021

Hillarious Elon Musk SNL Host Betting Odds

Hillarious Elon Musk SNL Host Betting Odds

Bet on Elon Musk as SNL host.  Everything from what he mentions first, Dogecoin, Tesla, SpaceX and even whether he lands in trouble with the SEC.   Should be a great show.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/08/2021

Elon Musk Dubs Himself the "Dogefather" for SNL Promo Tweet

Elon Musk Dubs Himself the "Dogefather" for SNL Promo Tweet

Oddsmakers doubt an SEC investigaton will be launched following Elon Musk's SNL appearance this coming Saturday night, but you can still bet on it.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/06/2021

Gemini Acceptance of Dogecoin Suggests Cryptocurrency Here to Stay

Gemini Acceptance of Dogecoin Suggests Cryptocurrency Here to Stay

Plus Dr. Craig Wright's master class on the variety of ways to extend Bitcoin addresses.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/05/2021

'Speculative Excess': Ethereum Finds New Peak in Sizzling Crypto Market

Cryptocurrency ether rose to a fresh record peak on Tuesday before dropping sharply as some investors pulled profits from a white-hot market bulging with questionable new entrants.

Cryptocurrency ether rose to a fresh record peak on Tuesday before dropping sharply as some investors pulled profits from a white-hot market bulging with questionable new entrants.

Submitted by Reuters on, May/04/2021

Cashless Casinos Using Bitcoin - The Wave of the Future

Cashless Casinos Using Bitcoin - The Wave of the Future

The global pandemic helped jump start the move towards cashless casinos using digital currency and blockchain technology with researchers in Australia proving just how long Covid survives on both paper and polymer banknotes.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/29/2021

From Gaming to Bitcoin | Calvin Ayre | Hashing It Out | Ep. 1

From Gaming to Bitcoin | Calvin Ayre | Hashing It Out | Ep. 1

Long time friends of the Gambling911.com website, Rebbeca Liggero sits down with Calvin Ayre to dicuss Ayre's journey with Bitcoin and how it ties back to the gambling industry.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/27/2021

Bitcoin Jumps 8%, on Course to Snap Five Days of Losses

Bitcoin Jumps 8%, on Course to Snap Five Days of Losses

Bitcoin jumped as much as 8% on Monday and was on course to snap five straight days of losses, though the cryptocurrency has slumped almost a fifth from its all-time high hit earlier this month.

Submitted by Reuters on, Apr/26/2021

Bloomberg News: Wright Can Sue Mystery Site

Bloomberg News: Wright Can Sue Mystery Site

Bloomberg News reported that scientist Craig Wright will now be able to sue the mystery owners of the bitcoin.org website.  The story, picked up by the Drudge Report, emphasizes that the London court will permit Mr. Wright to go after the site for allegedly infringing his copyright over the world’s largest cryptocurrency.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/24/2021

Bitcoin Beat: Biden Tax Plans Sink BTC

Bitcoin Beat: Biden Tax Plans Sink BTC

Meanwhile, Coingeek.com reports that, in South Korea, the government will stiffen regulations on digital currency transactions and will enforce a “special crackdown on illegal activities related to virtual assets.”

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/23/2021

Poker Pro Lynne Beaumont Accuses Terik Brown in Bitcoin Scam, Case Takes Sinister Turn

Poker Pro Lynne Beaumont Accuses Terik Brown in Bitcoin Scam, Case Takes Sinister Turn

The accuser has received odd visits at her former home followed by phone messages that warn to stop defaming Terik (Tizzy) Brown

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Apr/20/2021

Bitcoin Beat: BTC Nosedives, April 20 ‘Doge Day’?

Bitcoin Beat: BTC Nosedives, April 20 ‘Doge Day’?

Plus Calvin Ayre talks Bitcoin SV and why it is the most valuable blockchain network.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Combining and Splitting Value and Privacy

The Bitcoin White Paper: Combining and Splitting Value and Privacy

Dr. Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles continue the video discussions in a series exploring the Bitcoin White Paper line-by-line. The next section tackles the principles of combining and splitting value as well as looking at how privacy relates to Bitcoin.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/15/2021

Coinbase Goes Public, Exposure to Regulatory Danger?

Coinbase Goes Public, Exposure to Regulatory Danger?

Coinbase is making its initial public offering of stock April 14 and this has helped push the price of Bitcoin up to near $64,000 as of Wednesday morning.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/14/2021

Sudan Embraces the Blockchain, Arizona One Step Closer to Sports Betting

Sudan Embraces the Blockchain, Arizona One Step Closer to Sports Betting

The Bitcoin Association and the BSV delegation was welcome by the Sudan government last week in an effort to implement blockchain technology and this week Arizona was well on its way to becoming the next US state to legalize sports betting with only the Governor's signature needed.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/13/2021

Suit Filed Against Craig Wright "Father of Bitcoin": Not Author of White Paper?

Lawsuit Filed Against Dr. Craig Wright "Father of Bitcoin": Not Author of White Paper?

Suit seeks to prove Wright is NOT the rightful founder of Bitcoin, but some would argue we will know otherwise in due time.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/13/2021

Ethereum-based Virtue Poker Gets Malta Clearance

Ethereum-based Virtue Poker Gets Malta Clearance

Ethereum-based startup Virtue Poker plans to conduct an initial DEX offering (IDO). While these types of announcements typically get lost in the crypto waste dump - often where they belong - this one has a little more punch.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/12/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Reclaiming Disk Space and Simplified Payment Verification (SPV)

The Bitcoin White Paper:  Reclaiming Disk Space

Continuing in the series of YouTube episodes where Dr. Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles discuss the Bitcoin white paper line-by-line, we arrive at the part of the discussion addressing multiple subjects. Both Reclaiming Disk Space and Simplified Payment Verification are talked about including a few other informative topics that sprung up.  

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/12/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Transactions

The Bitcoin White Paper: Transactions

After watching the interview between Dr. Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles where they discuss the Bitcoin White Paper in its entirety, you might walk away with a better understanding of Dr. Wright’s original intended purpose for creating Bitcoin. The two discuss several topics that branch off from the original discussion to help you gain the right answers to the question “what is Bitcoin”.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/11/2021

Jeff Ifrah: US Regulators Odds-On to Approve In-Game Tokens

Jeff Ifrah: US Regulators Odds-On to Approve In-Game Tokens

On this week’s CoinGeek Conversations, we spoke to the Founder of Ifrah Law, Jeff Ifrah as he discussed NFTs, possible US regulations in the Gaming and Cryptocurrency industries.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/07/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Timestamp Server

The Bitcoin White Paper: Timestamp Server

Continuing to review the series of dialogues between Dr. Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles, where they discuss the Bitcoin White Paper line-by-line, we come to the section concerning the Timestamp Server. Dr. Wright is the inventor of Bitcoin and the Chief Science officer at nChain while Ryan is the founder of Money Button. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/07/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Stealing Bitcoin

In the video discussion about the second paragraph of the Bitcoin white paper between Dr. Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles, the topic of honesty arose with regards to nodes and the security of the system. While there are a number of security features built in to blockchain, the idea of a rogue or criminal node stealing transactions is thwarted from an economic standpoint.  

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/05/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Proof of Work and Network

The Bitcoin White Paper: Proof of Work and Network

In a series of YouTube videos, Dr Craig S. Wright and Ryan X. Charles discuss the Bitcoin white paper line by line. Their discussions both clarify the original purpose and intent of Bitcoin as well as inspire additional thoughts about and future uses of it. Having the creator of Bitcoin explain it in his own words certainly clarifies some of the areas that have been misunderstood by many for a very long time. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/05/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Part One

The Bitcoin White Paper: Part One

Who better to discuss the nuances and mapping of Bitcoin with than the creator himself, Dr. Craig S. Wright. That’s exactly what Ryan X. Charles was able to do in an interview discussing the Bitcoin white paper, line by line. It was an opportunity to share with the world in an open discussion Dr. Wright’s creation and vision. Let’s take a look at some of the takeaways from that interview.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/02/2021

The Bitcoin White Paper: Alert Key

The Bitcoin White Paper: Alert Key

Before explaining what Bitcoin is, allow me to explain what it is not. It may sound somewhat elementary or humorous to established Bitcoin users, however there are many people out there that do not realize it is not an actual coin. Some that are just stepping into the cryptocurrency arena still hold the idea there is some sort of a physical monetary token. Of course, that’s not the case. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/02/2021

Breaking News

Can't Bet on Huskers Games From Nebraska

Can't Bet on Huskers Games From Nebraska

Senators in Nebraska Ok'd a bill that would allow sports betting in the state, just not on Huskers games. 

College Football Odds for Power 5 Conferences

College Football Odds for Power 5 Conferences

Unlike the last few years, there isn’t a surefire Top 5 draft pick heading into the college football season.

Odds for 2021 Stanley Cup, Playoff Series, Divisions

Odds for 2021 Stanley Cup, Playoff Series, Divisions

The Colorado Avalanche pay $450 for every $100 bet to win the 2021 Stanley Cup.