Browsing the "Bitcoin Foundation" Tag

Bitcoin Foundation Names South African Investor as New Director

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin’s oldest trade organization has voted in a new, relatively unknown executive director.

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The Bitcoin Foundation Wants a Comeback, But Can it Be Saved?

| Michael del Castillo

The Bitcoin Foundation’s plans for a comeback have faced early skepticism after the public release of a private email from its executive director.

Bitcoin Foundation Receives $65,000 from Mystery Mining Pool

| Pete Rizzo

Half of the proceeds from an apparently errant bitcoin transaction have been donated by the recipient mining pool.

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Two Board Members Exit as Bitcoin Foundation Seeks Funding

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin Foundation board members Jim Harper and Olivier Janssens have exited the trade organization amid questions about its future.


Brock Pierce: Bitcoin Foundation ‘Close To Running Out of Money’

| Joon Ian Wong

Meeting minutes, published yesterday, show board chairman Brock Pierce declaring that the Bitcoin Foundation is "close to running out of money".

Remove Satoshi as Founding Member, Says Bitcoin Foundation Director

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin Foundation director Bruce Fenton has proposed removing all of the organisation's founding members, including bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.


Bitcoin Foundation Director: No Plans to Fund Core Development

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin Foundation executive director Bruce Fenton comments on the recent decision by MIT to begin funding bitcoin core development.


Brock Pierce Elected Bitcoin Foundation Board Chairman

| Pete Rizzo

Venture capitalist Brock Pierce has been elected chairman of the board of directors at the Bitcoin Foundation.

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New Bitcoin Foundation Director Bruce Fenton Pledges Fiscal Reform

| Pete Rizzo

Following weeks of controversy, Bruce Fenton has been named executive director of the Bitcoin Foundation, the industry's oldest trade organisation.

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Bitcoin in the Headlines: Political Spin and Kidnapped Data

| Yessi Bello Perez

CoinDesk has looked at the top bitcoin-related headlines from across the world.