Onward

A few weeks ago I was released from Lewisburg FPC. I want to thank the hundreds of people who wrote, sent books, money, magazines, and their support. There are no words to describe my appreciation and affection to all of you. Thank you so much. Currently...

Bitcoin for Prison

Bitcoin may have indirectly landed me in prison, but it’s still my passion. An alternative global transaction network would give people more control over their finances, allowing them to send money with greater privacy and without having to trust (or pay) a middleman....

The Race to Replace Bitcoin

Fantastic article in the NY Observer this morning: http://observer.com/2015/02/the-race-to-replace-bitcoin/ The article was written by Michael Craig but I have no doubt partly written by editor in chief Ken Kurson (full disclosure, Ken is a good friend and I...

Charlie Shrem Saga Ends With Two-Year Sentence in New York Court

Former BitInstant CEO and Bitcoin Foundation board member Charlie Shrem was sentenced this afternoon to two years in prison after pleading guilty to aiding and abetting the operation of an unlicensed money transmitting business. Shrem will also serve three years of...

GQ: Sex, Drugs, and Toasters: My Life on Bitcoin

This May, I was featured in GQ Magazine about my life and Bitcoin You can read the full article here: http://www.gq.com/life/tech/201406/bitcoin Some excerpts: I liked Charlie Shrem from the moment we met, with his winning smile and the improbable...

Thoughts on consulting for Payza.com

I haven’t had a chance to talk about some of the new projects that I’ve been up to. NewsBTC reported first, that I’ve joined Payza.com as a business development consultant. This opportunity is really excited because I’m used to working only...

Let’s Talk Bitcoins: The Captive and The Mountain

Segment 1 – Brooklyn Captive with Charlie Shrem, Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine – RECORDED 2/20/2014 Highlights Include: Charges & The Story The Foundation MT GOX The Advice He Wishes He’d Had Hire a compliance...