Bitcoin’s Scaling Debate: The View From China’s Miners

Dr Paul Ennis is a research assistant at The Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organization at University College Dublin, specializing in bitcoin and blockchain studies. In this feature piece, Dr Ennis investigates the daily activities and political attitudes of China’s well-established bitcoin mining sector, positioning...
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The PayPal Moment: When Bitcoin Met Mainstream Payments

Steve Beauregard is serial entrepreneur, co-founder of cryptocurrency payment processing startup GoCoin and chief revenue officer at Bloq.  In this entry in CoinDesk’s “Bitcoin Milestones” series, Beauregard looks back on the day PayPal began accepting bitcoin – giving its stamp of approval to a technology many believed had the...
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