Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review

Bitcoin Magazine‘s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular news stories affecting Bitcoin this week. For much of its existence, bitcoin has been compared with gold. Several people have touted the two assets as the most effective investment vehicles for hedging against the global economy, though the two have many differences.…

Video: Paul Puey on Edge Wallet and Bitcoin Privacy

After becoming involved in the Bitcoin space in 2013, Paul Puey founded a unique and innovative wallet called Airbitz. Even at the time, the focus was on encrypting data by default, backing up the private keys and simplifying the user experience. But after deciding to enter multiple partnerships in order to seamlessly integrate various exchange…

Russia Prepares Law to Allow Cryptocurrency Confiscation

According to local reports, Russia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs and other law enforcement agencies are developing proposals to confiscate cryptocurrencies. These proposals could evolve into Russian laws as soon as 2021. “Russia plans to develop a legal mechanism for the seizure of virtual assets for their confiscation,” according to a translated report from RBC. “The…

Cutting Edge Ideas Converge at Money20/20

This is a sponsored article on behalf of Money20/20. What’s the next milestone for fintech? How will the latest wave of financial products and services alter the worldwide money landscape? When will cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology achieve mass acceptance in the payments industry? These were among the many questions explored at Money20/20, a global conference…