Mathias Sundin Enters Swedish Parliament From Bitcoins
Sep26

Mathias Sundin Enters Swedish Parliament From Bitcoins

Swedish Politician Mathias Sundin Accepted Only Bitcoin Mathias Sundin, the Swedish politician who used only Bitcoin for his donations has been elected to parliament.  His Twitter profile states that he is “The World’s First Political Bitcoin Only Candidate”.  This is the first case proving Bitcoin’s usability to successfully fund a political campaign.  On Sundin’s blog he says: To promote the spreading...

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PayPal Accepts Bitcoin. Does  this “legitimize” the coin?
Sep17

PayPal Accepts Bitcoin. Does this “legitimize” the coin?

By: Randall Parker Jr. PayPal Accepts Bitcoin Now The article topic begs the question that Bitcoin needs to be legitimized in some way. The case has certainly been made that the young, rebellious currency needs taming. The claims have gone to the effect of accusing Bitcoin to be a method for hackers, drug dealers, drug users, hit men and more to hock their wares. That, alone, I don’t think should be reason to criticize Bitcoin,...

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Future of Bitcoin
Aug25

Future of Bitcoin

Future of Bitcoin By: Jackson Mackeral As I see it, the future price of Bitcoin has two possible futures. Pennies, or a stable, high price. Many factors play into which distinct future will take precedence in reality. I will discuss what I believe to be the key components in deciding this. First, I must clarify something. The Bitcoin community is overreactive to relatively small changes in price. These kinds of changes are not the...

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