At the surface, blockchain in government operations doesn’t appear to be a likely match. There’s a common perception that technology and governments are competing against one another. Is this the case?
Dangerous. Paranoid. Eccentric. Bullish on Bitcoin. These are a few words that pop up in a quick search for John McAfee – a bold series of adjectives for a computer programmer and founder of a software company.
For the last couple of weeks I’ve been fascinated by the variety of scams in the crypto world. I wrote about a couple of different scams I came across recently, but decided to create a more comprehensive list.
Although the popularity around Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is new and governments are notoriously slow, don’t let that lull you into thinking that the Tax Man isn’t savvy. He wants his pound of flesh from crypto, too.
A recent tweet from Jameson Lopp reminded me that the Bitcoin full node I’d set up to support the network was no longer running. So, after making sure I was running the latest version, I fired up the node.
SteemPress is a new WordPress plugin (which I first came across through, surprise surprise, a Steemit article) that claims to auto-post WordPress articles to a Steemit account. Seems like just the thing CCN needs!