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So You Want a Bitcoin?

IMPORTANT NOTE This is no longer a viable method in the US.  I would recommend Coin Base.  I have other blog posting on using Coin Base. I’m leaving the posting … Continue reading

April 11, 2013 · 16 Comments

BTC Mining Considerations

There seems to be a lot questions on Bitcoin talk these days about CPU mining.  When people find out its not that effective they want to know what is best.  … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Market Confidence

A user posted on Bitcointalk.org a question about where will the price of Bitcoin go this week.  This week we have seen the rise to new levels not seen in … Continue reading

January 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

How much MHash does it take to mine 1 BTC

A great question and it was asked on the Bitcointalk forum today. https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=136948.0 Here is the response I provided, which I think about sums it up: It depends on where … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · 6 Comments

Establishing Trust

Building Trust How do you build trust between parties that do not actually know one another?  The answer is, you don’t do it overnight.  For starters you rely on the … Continue reading

January 1, 2013 · 3 Comments

RFC : Trust & Transactions

I recently posted a Request For Comment on the Bitcoin Talk web site.  I’m going to post it here as well along with a link to the original posting. I’m … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · Leave a comment