Network-isolated Bitcoin Storage – A Guide

March 13, 2017 Nobuyoshi 0

This guide is adapted from for Bitcoin Core 0.13.2 Most Bitcoin users store and transact via mobile smartphone wallet software such as Breadwallet, Mycelium, among the other lesser known smartphone apps. Some use web wallets such […]

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Tax Your Bitcoin Properly – A Primer

February 16, 2017 Nobuyoshi 1

Some History About Bitcoin And Taxes Bitcoin Advice has been involved in Bitcoin for 7 years now. In the first years, Bitcoin users were gleaming with enthusiasm for how Bitcoin might change the world and […]

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Joinmarket: Enhanced Bitcoin Transaction Privacy

February 14, 2017 Nobuyoshi 0

In the early years of Bitcoin, the technology was touted as anonymous currency separate from government control. While it is impressively resistant to government control and influence, Bitcoin is not completely anonymous. Transactions are recorded, […]


What the #?!* is Bitcoin? – An Introduction

February 7, 2017 Nobuyoshi 0

TEDx, an “independently organized event in the spirit of ideas worth spreading”, brings us this video of a talk by Jeremy Rubin who is the Technical Director of the MIT Bitcoin Project. Jeremy explains ‘what the bleep’ […]


Blockchain 101, A Visual Demo

February 5, 2017 Nobuyoshi 0

Anders Brownworth, has created a fantastic visual interactive representation of how a blockchain works. He writes: This is a very basic visual introduction to the concepts behind a blockchain. We introduce the idea of an immutable […]


Owning Bitcoins (in 2 minutes)

January 9, 2017 Nobuyoshi 0

This quick video is a slightly more technically advanced version of the previous posts on It explains the relationship between public and private keys; and how they work together in Bitcoin to enable the […]


The Benefits of Bitcoin

December 16, 2016 Nobuyoshi 0

In this video segment on Fox Business Network, John Stossel sits down with Naomi Brockwell, former Policy Director for the NY Bitcoin Center, and Reason Magazine Reporter Jim Epstein to discuss the benefits of owning […]