Inside the Movement to Build a Bitcoin-Powered Reddit
CoinDesk previews developer Ryan X Charles' forthcoming decentralized Reddit project, now known as DATT.
Reddit no longer allows users to pay in bitcoin for subscriptions to its premium membership program, Reddit Gold.
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates claimed cryptocurrency "has caused deaths in a fairly direct way." The crypto community found that very amusing.
Reddit is looking to bring back cryptocurrencies as a payment option – and this time bitcoin won't be the only option.
In recent weeks, Coinbase users have voiced a litany of complaints about the U.S. mega-exchange: missing wires, unreleased bitcoin, disabled accounts.
The head of a Chinese mining pool backing an alternative bitcoin implementation completed a Reddit AMA earlier today.
Notorious dark web marketplace Evolution has vanished amid reports that its administrators have absconded with more than $12m in bitcoin. Accessible only via the Tor network, the market had become the go-to online drug bazaar following the shut down of Silk Road and Operation Onymous, a pan-agency crackdown on illicit markets that seized over 400 domains in […]
Reddit has announced that its merchandise store, RedditMarket, is now accepting bitcoin. Coinbase will process users’ payments on the platform, which sells a variety of Reddit paraphernalia, including a $142 plush toy of the site’s mascot, Shoo. Reddit’s decision was well-received on Twitter, although some users expressed their wish for RedditMarket to accept other altcoins such as dogecoin. When the announcement was posted […]
Reddit’s cryptocurrency engineer, Ryan X Charles, has caused a stir with his proposal to implement bitcoin on the platform. Under username ‘ryancarnated’, the developer revealed how he aims to enable peer-to-peer payments on Reddit, but for the time being he describes the service as a “proof of concept”. The implementation would allow users to register their bitcoin […]