Monthly Archives: February 2014

If I were Apple, I would ban Bitcoin wallet apps too

If I were Apple, I would ban Bitcoin wallet apps from the App Store too. ┬áPossibly though, I would ban them for different reasons than Apple might have. Having Bitcoins on a mobile device that is used for surfing the internet and running general purpose apps is an unmitigated disaster waiting to happen for both […]

2011 Redeemed 1000 BTC bar for sale

I have listed an original 1000 BTC bar on eBay, and it is ending in about an hour. The bar was made and funded in 2011 but has been redeemed. Proceeds benefit the Electronic Frontier Foundation. http://bit.ly/1dvQV5f

Beware of Fakes on eBay

Please beware of fakes. A 25 BTC fake coin was recently listed on eBay by a brand new eBay user tradus1980 (listing 281255345385). The photos look convincing but there’s no way this one is real. I reported it to eBay but my report was not acknowledged.